Just about ready for coffee # 2 and it’s not quite 5 AM. Anyone else up this early?
Today’s list is another meaty one, so pour yourself a Monday-sized cuppa’ whatever tickles your fancy and have a look.
It’s mixed bag with online writing jobs open to all, including freelance copywriting and technical writing jobs. For my fellow canucks there are writing jobs in the GTA, Regina, and Montreal. Also managed to get in a call for submissions open to SciFi writers anywhere.
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Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)
FREELANCE SEO WRITER – Luxy Hair, a hair extentions e-commerce, is hiring a freelance writer with a passion for writing, blogging, and SEO. This is a remote freelance writing job for a writer with 1-2 years’ experience writing for a blog or online publication. You must also have completed a Journalism, Communications, Writing, or similar program, have SEO writing experience, and be available to write 1-2 articles per month (1200-1500+ words, SEO optimized). Read more/apply
FREELANCE MEDICAL WRITERS – Crowd Pharm is hiring freelance medical writers. These are fully remote writing jobs for writers able to write high-quality medical and scientific content. You must have an advanced degree and at least one year of experience to be considered for one of these online writing jobs. Read more/apply
COMMERCE WRITER – Bustle is hiring a remote commerce writer to create affiliate content for all of their digital channels. You must be available to work remotely 2-3 days per week during business hours, M-F, have 3+ years of editorial or copywriting experience and previous CMS experience. Bonus if you have experience reporting and interviewing experts by email or phone. Read more/apply
SHOPPING CONTRIBUTING EDITOR – Romper is hiring for a Part-Time Shopping Contributing Editor to write about lifestyle, beauty, fashion, and tech products geared towards babies, kids, and parents (especially moms). This is a remote editing job that requires a commitment of 28 hours per week (spread over 4 days) for 3 months. You must have at least 4+ years of writing experience and 2+ years editing/self-publishing experience. Read more/apply
FREELANCE LIFESTYLE WRITERS – 29Secrets.com, a Canadian lifestyle site, is looking for freelance writers with an interest in fashion, beauty, wellness, and relationships. Interested writers must send samples with their resume when applying. Read more/apply
WRITERS FOR LITERARY SUMMARY GUIDES – SuperSummary is looking for freelance writers with an advanced degree in academic writing, a background in literature, the sciences, or humanities, or former or current teachers to write literature study guides of 10,000 to 12,000 words. Competitive wages. Read more/apply
COFFEE BLOGGER – Hot Mug Coffee is hiring a coffee expert to write 4 blogs (1200 to 1400 words with byline) for a coffee blog. To be considered for this freelance blogging job you must be fluent in English and be a coffee expert with proven industry experience. Send resumes and samples to firstname.lastname@example.org (Job originally posted at Problogger).
Canadian Writing Jobs (Onsite / Freelance Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)
WEBSITE COPYWRITER – Nexus Communications is hiring a copywriter to work onsite in Toronto, ON. This is contract role for now, but they will also be hiring for their full-time team if things work out. They’re looking for a strategically focused and flexible writer, with experience in long and short online copy. Writing experience in, and practical knowledge of, Human Resources, Internal Communications (client side) and/or demonstrated B2B experience is highly desired. You must also have a firm grasp of SEO, a degree in in English, Journalism or Marketing AND proven experience. Read more/apply
ONLINE INTERMEDIATE COPYWRITERS / EDITORS – geekspeak Commerce is HIRING Intermediate Copywriters/Editors to join their product content production team on an ongoing contractual basis. The position requires an ability to generate creative product copy that educates, motivates and inspires customers to make a purchase decision when shopping online in a variety of categories. These are online copywriting jobs in Canada for writers with a 4-year degree in a relevant field and 1-3 years professional writing and editing experience in the areas of copywriting for print and online. Read more/apply
SCIENTIFIC TECHNICAL WRITER – Thermo Fisher Scientific is hiring a technical writer. This Canadian writing job is located in Whitby, ON. You must have a College Diploma/Degree in Science, Engineering, or related field or experience. A minimum of 3 years related experience with report writing and batch record preparation preferred. Knowledge of cGMPs required, as well as proficiency in MS Office. Read more/apply
COPYWRITER – Brown Communications Group located in Regina, SK is hiring a copywriter. This full-time copywriting job entails creating and editing copy for a variety of different environments, including digital and traditional, short-form and long-form. You will transform key messaging into digestible, engaging content and must have a broad understanding of tone, grammar, and syntax. A portfolio that demonstrates innovative ideas and exceptional copywriting, and 3-5 years’ experience of copywriting are required for this Canadian copywriting job. Read more/apply
CONTENT WRITER – ShareGate in Montreal, QC is hiring a content writer to content editor. It’s someone with a journalistic approach to produce educational content as well as conveying, in flawless English, the industry’s latest trends. You must be able to take complex information and translate it into layman’s terms. This Canadian content writing job entails writing feature content for the blog, eBooks, etc., on topics such as Office 365, SharePoint, the future of work and technology. Read more/apply
Calls for Submissions
COMPELLING SCIENCE FICTION – An SFWA Qualifying Market, Compelling Science Fiction is looking for science fiction that is entertaining, scientifically plausible, self-consistent, and technically detailed when appropriate. They have a have a preference for positive stories and do not publish fantasy stories.
They will be open for submissions again in 2019 from Oct 1 to Dec 1 and will be looking for short stories of 1,000-10,000 words. They purchase first world electronic print rights and audio rights (for podcasts). Pay rate is 6 cents per word. Reprints pay 1 cent per word.
You can find their full submission guidelines at: http://compellingsciencefiction.com/guidelines.html
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