Good morning! Hope you’ve got your Monday-sized cup of coffee ready to enjoy with this morning’s list. Lots of online writing jobs for writers looking to write from anywhere and some really good onsite Canadian writing jobs across the country. There are also 3 calls for submissions. **NOTE: Remote jobs and calls for submissions are open writers from anywhere in the world – not just Canada.
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Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)
TECHNOLOGY WRITER – Next Reality is hiring a writer who loves sharing their knowledge about augmented reality. This remote writing job entails writing guides and how-tos. You must be up on the latest developments in MR, AR, and specifically mobile AR. You’ll be required to pitch, research, develop, and write engaging and intelligent news stories on AR technologies. Read more/apply
FREELANCE HEALTH & FITNESS WRITER – ActiveMan is looking for a writer who is passionate about fitness. This is a part-time contract freelance writing job for a writer who is up on the latest nutrition and weight loss research. The original job posting makes this job seem like it’s suited for those looking for freelance writing jobs for beginners. Read more/apply
WEB CONTENT WRITER – Webb24h is hiring a web content writer to research and write industry-related topics, write marketing copy, and prepare drafts using content management systems. You must have a strong understanding of internet language and the internet world, and be able to capture the attention of people online. A versatile writing style is also required for this online writing job that allows you to write from anywhere. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITERS – Content Remarketing (contentremarketing.com) is hiring content writers for remote online writing jobs. You will write SEO-friendly articles, blogs, and press releases for clients. You must be able to commit to a minimum of 25 articles per week (500 words). You must have experience writing SEO-friendly articles. Read more/apply
FREELANCE WRITERS – Peraino Entertainment is looking for writers for upcoming projects. One year of editing experience is preferred. The job posting doesn’t provide any other details other that this is a freelance writing job. Read more/apply
COMIC BOOK WRITER – CBR.com is looking for a writer to contribute list-based articles to their website, which is geared towards comic book, movie, TV, and gaming enthusiasts. You must have previous relevant experience writing for an online or print publication, a basic understanding of HTML, and broad knowledge of published comics, genre film and TV, video games, and other “geek-friendly” categories. This is a remote freelance writing job. Read more/apply
FREELANCE COPYWRITER – Informatic Technologies Inc. is hiring a freelance copywriter. You must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience writing for segmented audiences, working knowledge of online copywriting practices and SEO techniques. A BA in a related field, 5 or more years of experience developing content at an agency, production house, pharmaceutical or medical device company, medical education firm or in a related field. Must be available to work 20-36+ hours per week. Pay is $53.34 per hour. Read more/apply
Canadian Writing Jobs (Onsite Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)
NEWS AND TRENDS WRITER (HEALTH & FITNESS) – Fitt is hiring a Toronto-based writer to work in-house to provide comprehensive coverage of the local health and fitness community. You must have 1-2 years’ experience in journalism, communications, or web content writing. A flexible schedule is required with access to email throughout the day. You must also have a passion for health, fitness, and an active lifestyle and be able to write, edit, and proofread articles assigned or approved by a Fitt editor. Read more/apply
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION WRITER / WEB CONTENT SPECIALIST – ABC Fine ART is seeking a part-time Product Description Writer to work in-house in Burnaby, British Columbia. This is an onsite Canadian writing job for local candidates only. Your duties will include product descriptions, web and social media content, including blog posts and SEO writing. You must have a BA in a related field and 2+ years of professional writing, copywriting, blogging or related experience. Payment is per word and salary, plus bonuses. Working hours are 8:00 am – 12:00 pm or 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Read more/apply
WRITER / TRANSLATOR – IMP Group International is hiring a writer / translator to work in Halifax, Nova Scotia. This Canadian writing job requires someone who is fluent in English and French to provide accurate translation of technical and commercial documentation related to aeronautical and electronics. A degree in translation from a recognized University or equivalent training and experience and Certificate in Technical Writing or equivalent training and experience is also required. Read more/apply
CONTENT CREATOR / STRATEGIST – RYU Apparel Inc. is hiring a full-time product and content copywriter to work in Vancouver, British Columbia. You must have a proven track record for results and be able to develop creative ideas and concept, oversee or project manage campaigns, and write email newsletters, website, social media, blog, campaigns, and more. You must also be a graduate of 4-year post-secondary Commercial Art Program, Communications, Marketing or related area with a minimum of 3 years’ marketing, communications, and/or content creation experience and 5 years copy writing and content management experience. Read more/apply
WRITER & SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR – Social Stoke in Calgary, Alberta, is hiring a writer and social media coordinator to write content for social media, blogs, and email marketing campaigns. Someone with 1-2 years writing, marketing, or social media experience preferred. You must be familiar with social media online marketing strategies and marketing channels and be able to work in a team setting on independently. This Canadian writing job is an onsite, full-time position that pays $31,000 to $49,000 per year. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
WELL-HEELED DOMINATRIX – WellHeeledDominatrix.com publishes print and electronic books that appear on Amazon, BarnesandNoble, BooksAMillion, and many other online retailers around the world. Our books are also available for special order from brick and mortar bookstores. They are looking for short stories for various anthologies and are also always looking for full-length novel manuscripts. Short story word count ranges from 600 to 800 words. Payment for these is $20 (USD).
You can read the full submission guidelines at http://www.wellheeleddominatrix.com/buy/
TWELTH PLANET – They are accepting novella submissions until November 30th, 2018. They want books that “feed the angry soul” and for “when things are bad out there in the world”. They’re open to stories from all people, but are particularly interested in hearing from marginalised writers more generally: for example, people under the QUILTBAG umbrella, including intersex people; people of colour, including Indigenous and Native writers from around the world; and disabled people. Your unpublished novella should be between 17 000 and 40 000 words and be considered fantasy, science fiction, horror, or crime. Payment is an advance of $300 (USD) and royalties of 40% of all monies received by the publisher, paid twice yearly.
You can read the full submission guidelines at http://www.twelfthplanetpress.com/news/advance-notice-novella-series
LAMPLIGHT – A literary magazine of dark fiction, they accept short stories and flash fiction that are dark, creepy, weird, and unsettling. No stories with vampires, zombies, serial killers, werewolves, hitmen, revenge fantasies, cannibals, high fantasy, or excessive gore or abuse against women. Payment for u published fiction is 3 cents per word to a $150.00 maximum. Reprints pay 1 cent per word. The current reading period ends November 15.
You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://lamplightmagazine.com/submissions/
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