Happy Friday! It’s been a crazy week for me so I am definitely looking forward to the
weekend—not that weekends are really weekends for writers. How ‘bout you? Writing this weekend?
Today’s list is a big one with online writing jobs for those looking to write from home and some really great Canadian writing opportunities for writers based here in this beautiful country o’ mine. There are also a couple of calls for submissions for those of you who write short stories and poetry.
If you’re here looking to hire a writer, you can contact me or submit a free job ad. Just include a brief description of the position and what you’re looking for, and your contact info and I’ll have it up within 24 hours.
Remote Writing Jobs (Online / Work-from-Home Writing Jobs)
CONTENT WRITER – Harv Eker International is looking for a content writer with a great work ethic and excellent grasp of the English language. This is a flexible online writing job that allows you to work from home as long as you can meet deadlines. You’’’ be writing how-to content in areas such as mindset, success, entrepreneurship, leadership, etc. You must have a portfolio that demonstrates your exceptional writing skills. SEO and content writing experience is also required. Pays $200-$250 for 1,000-1,500 word article and $300 for 1,500-2,500 word article. Read more/apply
WORDPRESS BLOGGER – Word Candy is hiring a WordPress blogger with professional writing experience to create unique WordPress-related content. This is a remote writing job that pays $15 per hour for 7.5 hours a day, Monday to Friday. To be considered for this work-from-home writing job with full-time hours, you must be highly computer literate and familiar with the WordPress content management system. Read more/apply
FREELANCE SCRIPT WRITER – Filmless is looking for flexible, creative freelance copywriters to write, edit and review vide scripts. This is a remote writing job for an experienced writer who is able to manage multiple projects and work well under pressure. You must own a Mac or a Windows-based PC or laptop. Read more/apply
CREATIVE WRITER – Resident360 is hiring a freelance creative writer to write blog content from home. The role entails creating a strong content calendar, a weekly newsletter, and writing, editing and publishing blog content. You must know WordPress, SEO writing and keywords, and how to write click-worthy headlines. Pay can be hourly or per piece. Read more/apply
TAROT, ASTROLOGY, NUMEROLOGLY, ETC WRITERS – Saunders Industries is hiring experienced content writers to create content related to psychic, tarot, numerology, and astrology. You must be experienced and have knowledge of their target demographic. Previous experience writing horoscopes, tarot/numerology reports, and similar content is required for this online writing job. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITERS – A company that provides multimedia content to websites in the online gambling and sports betting industry is hiring writers to work from home. These online writing jobs require previous web writing experience and strong research skills. Sports betting and online gambling experience is a bonus but not required. You must be able to produce a high volume of quality copy for this remote writing job and be able to commit to 20 or more hours per week. Pay starts at 10 cents per word. Read more/apply
PERSONAL FINANCE WRITER – Napkin Finance is hiring a personal finance writer to help them put together a book. This remote writing job entails writing new content, rewriting existing content, and overall development and organization. There will be ongoing work for the right person. You must be an expert on various financial topics, a gifted wordsmith. Read more/apply
FREELANCE BLOG WRITER – Chick Boss Cake in St. Thomas, Ontario is hiring a freelance writer to write 1-2 blog posts per week. Pay is per blog. They make creative and innovative drinks and desserts for their customers and all baked goods are made from scratch. Apply with a sample of your work and fee per blog post. Read more/apply
ONLINE LEGAL CONTENT WRITERS (ONTARIO, CANADA) – CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario) is hiring online writer with legal practice experience and strong writing skills. This is an online writing job, but they want experienced legal practitioners who have practiced law in Ontario (Canada) for at least 3 years. Areas of interest include wills and estates, mental health, disability, powers of attorney, provincial offences, child tax benefits, and others. Read more/apply
Canadian Writing Jobs (Onsite Writing Jobs in Canada ONLY)
WEEKEND WEB WRITER – CBC/Radio Canada is hiring a weekend web writer to work in Vancouver, Canada. The job entails selecting CBC stories and writing material for presentation online for regional websites. You must have a university degree or equivalent and 2-3 years of experience in online and digital news media. On-air radio experience is an asset. Read more/apply.
CREATIVE WRITER – Rogers is hiring a creative writer to work in London, Ontario. This Canadian writing job entails creating spots for a wide range of clients from conception to completion. Must be able to write great scrips, prepare and schedule creative instructions in the Wide Orbit traffic system. You must have at least 2 years of writing in a radio creative department and knowledge of basic regulatory rules and guidelines for radio commercials. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITER – Iron Horse Productions, a digital marketing agency in Miramichi is hiring a content writer to work freelance/part-time. You will be required to travel to Miramichi, Moncton, Fredericton and other surrounding cities in New Brunswick for this Canadian writing job. Creative writing of branded content, blog posts, and creating a monthly content strategy some of the duties. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITER – Alberta Cancer Foundation is hiring a content writer to produce meaningful and timely stories and announcements and content for different organizational platforms that impact major gift donors. This is a full-time Canadian writing job for a writer based in Calgary or Edmonton. You must have exceptional writing, editing, proofing, and interviewing skills and 3 years of professional experience in fundraising, marketing and/or communications. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
RATTLE – A publication of the Rattle Foundation, Rattle published unsolicited poetry and translations of poetry. You can submit year-round and simultaneous submissions are encouraged. Payment is $100 per poem and a complimentary one-year subscription to the magazine. Online contributors are paid $50 per poem. All submissions are automatically considered for the annual Neil Postman Award for Metaphor, a $1,000 prize judged by the editors.
You can read the full submission guidelines at https://www.rattle.com/submissions/guidelines/
EVENT POETRY AND PROSE – Event is looking for fiction, poetry, and reviews. You can submit up to eight poems, or one short story/essay (max 5,000 words), at a time. They want fiction with compelling characters and plots that surprise and narrates that move. Poetry should be lyrical without being overwrought and profound but not pretentious. Payment is $25 per page.
You can read the full submission guidelines at https://www.eventmagazine.ca/submit/
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