Good morning! Had hoped to post today’s writing job leads in time for your morning coffee, but no such luck. Oh well, it’s still a great list with a little something for everyone, whether you’re looking for writing jobs for beginners or seasoned writers. There’s also a call for submissions for those of you who write speculative fiction.
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Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)
FREELANCE SCRIPT WRITERS – Filmless is looking for freelance writers to write, edit, and review video scripts. These are work from home writing jobs for writers with 5+ years of content and script writing experience. You must own a Mac or Windows based PC or laptop. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITER / EDITOR – Real Rank Inc. is hiring an experienced freelance writer to write blogs. You must have professional blog writing experience. University and Post-grad students welcome to apply. Pay is between $15 and $40 CDN per hour. The company is located in Calgary, Canada, but this appears to be a remote writing job. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITERS – gethoughtfull.com is hiring freelance writers. These are remote writing jobs for writers with some background in journalism, debate, philosophy, or political science. The job entails working closely with the editorial team to identify, research and write about hotly-debated topics in politics, culture, business and tech, and more. Read more/apply
COMMERCE BEAUTY WRITER – Bustle is hiring a commerce beauty writer to write affiliate content on all things beauty. This is a part-time, remote writing job for an experienced beauty writer with at least 2 years of experience in reporting, writing, and ideally, SEO. You must be available to work 2-4 days per week during business hours, Monday to Friday. Read more/apply
FREELANCE GHOSTWRITERS FOR ACADEMIC SUBJECTS – Muse Education Inc. is hiring freelance ghostwriters for remote writing jobs. You must be familiar with academic writing styles and citations, such as APA, Chicago, and MLA. The pay is $24-$30 per hour. You should be able to write 500 words an hour on any given topic. Strong research skills are required. Read more/apply
REMOTE CONTENT EDITOR – Works in Progress (WIP) by Auster is looking to hire a content editor. This is a remote editing job that will involve overseeing the company’s daily publishing operations. You must have proven work experience as a content editor in a similar role and have a portfolio of published work. Experience with WordPress and other content management systems, a BSc in Marketing, Journalism or a related field, and SEO and keyword research experience are also required. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITER – TheThings.com is hiring a remote freelance writer to contribute list-based buzz articles on topics that are funny, trendy and feel good, including memes, fails, and entertainment. This may be a good opportunity for those looking for freelance writing jobs for beginners who are on top of viral trends and enjoy creating fun, eye-catching content. Read more/apply
WRITERS AND EDITORS – BloomJoy is hiring writers and editors with 3+ years of experience in content creation and headline writing. You should have an eye for humor be on top of—or ahead of—social media and the internet. You must also have an established portfolio of links to online articles or video content, knowledge of AP Style, and a Bachelor’s degree to be considered for one of these remote writing jobs. Read more/apply
Canadian Writing Jobs (On-site Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)
DIGITAL CONTENT CREATOR – Edelmam is hiring a content creator to work in their digital department in the Toronto office. To be considered for this on-site Canadian writing job, you must have 2-3 years of digital content creation and delivery experience, excellent and adaptable copywriting skills to suit various channels, and proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITER – Canadian Red Cross is hiring a digital content writer with 2-3 years of relevant experience. You must be able to work with tight timelines and juggle multiple projects. Fluency in French and knowledge of Red Cross Programs are assets. This is a Canadian writing job. They have listed the location/region as flexible, but also noted that the majority of the work will be performed in an office environment and that domestic travel may be required. Read more/apply
MARKETING COPYWRITER – SinaLite is hiring a marketing copywriter. This job is located in Markham, Ontario. The job entails planning and creating the company’s content marketing strategy and more. You must have relevant work experience, including content development, SEO, and strong research and communication skills. Read more/apply
SENIOR COPYWRITER – ProsperWorks in Vancouver, British Columbia, is hiring a full-time senior copywriter to work in-house. You will craft engaging long-form copy that educates and compels their target audience to take action and develop and enforce brand tone and voice. You must have 5 to 7 years of experience as a digital copywriter at a B2B software company, a strong portfolio, and deep understanding of B2B content strategy and editorial planning to be considered for this Canadian copywriting job. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
THREE-LOBED BURNING EYE MAGAZINE – This speculative fiction magazine is published twice yearly and open to original speculative fiction: horror, fantasy, and science fiction. They accept short fiction of 1,000 to 7,000 words and flash fiction between 500 to 1,000 words. It seems their sweet spot is 2,000 to 5,000 words. They pay $100 for short fiction and $30 for flash fiction, plus 1 print annual. Response time is within 9- days.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.3lobedmag.com/submissions.html
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