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Writing Jobs, February 4, 2019

Happy Monday! Today’s list is up early, so you’ve got plenty of time to enjoy a cup of

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coffee while checking out today’s writing job leads. Today’s list includes online writing jobs for writers anywhere, some onsite Canadian writing jobs, and a call for submissions for those of you who write speculative fiction.

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Happy writing!

Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)

FREELANCE WRITERS – Aha Media Group is looking to expand their team of freelance digital content writers. These are freelance online writing jobs for writers with at least 3-5 years’ experience creating web content. You must have a strong portfolio, ideally with work in the healthcare, insurance, and financial service industries. SEO writing and strong interview skills are also required. Read more/apply

CAR WRITER – An unnamed U.S.-based company is looking to hire a car geek to write a daily email to subscribers and daily website content. You must have a love and deep knowledge of imported sports cars—ideally 80s and later models. Pay is $15 USD per hour for 4 hours per day, 3-4 days per week. This is an online writing job. Read more/apply

FREELANCE COPYWRITERS – WebpageFX is looking for freelance writers to write content for a variety of industries. This is a remote freelance writing job so you can work from home or anywhere else. You must have experience writing quality content and meeting deadlines. Rates vary based on content, word count, and amount of research required. Read more/apply

ARTICLE ABSTRACT WRITERS – wikiHow is hiring part-time writers to fill remote online writing jobs. Hours are flexible but you must be able to commit to 8-12 hours per week. Must be able to condense information on a variety of topics into engaging, polished and succinct content. A degree in a writing-related field is also required. Read more/apply

FREELANCE BLOGGER – Initial Design Group is hiring a freelance blog writer to cover topics including business and growth strategy, marketing, branding, and social media. This is a full remote blogging job that entails pitching, researching, and writing two to four blog posts per month of 500-700 words each. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER – Initial Design Group is hiring a remote copywriter for client-facing copywriting and copyediting duties. You will product content for websites, case studies, print collateral, blog posts, and press releases, and SEO-friendly copy, including meta tags, titles, etc. To be considered for this remote freelance copywriting job, you must also have experience writing about branding, business, and marketing subjects. Read more/apply

TV WRITERS – Romper is hiring part-time TV writers. These are remote writing jobs that require availability 3-4 days per week for during business hours (EST). You must be able to work 6 to 8 hour shifts, depending on content and length, and write 3-5 articles within that time. Must be well-versed in television and been writing TV and entertainment content for at least 1-2 years. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)

SENIOR COPY WRITER – BRAND MARKETING – University of Toronto is hiring a senior copy writer to work at the St. George campus in Toronto, ON. To be considered, you must have a minimum of six years of copywriting experience, including developing creative strategies and concepts, long and short copy, video scripts, and print, digital, social, and direct events. Experience supervising staff and assessing creative work is also required. Full-time hours from 8:45am to 5pm, with some overtime required. Salary starts at $85,645 with annual step progression to $109,526. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER – University of Toronto is hiring a copywriter to work at their St. George campus in Toronto, ON. You must have a minimum of five years’ experience generating concepts and copy across multiple channels. Experience with relevant production processes, video storyboarding and scripting also required. Hours are 8:45 a.m. – 5 p.m.; some overtime work on weekdays and weekends. Salary is $75,959 with an annual step progression to a maximum of $97,142. Read more/apply

COPY EDITOR – Out There Productions Inc. Canada in Toronto, ON is hiring a part-time copy editor. To be considered, you must have a university or college degree (preferably in communications, English, journalism, media, PR or marketing) and 1+ years writing or editing experience, preferably in an agency, marketing or communications environment. Ability to meet tight deadlines and work in a fast-paced environment also required. Read more/apply

UX WRITER – Best Buy Canada is hiring senior UX writer to join their Global Retail stream. You will be writing copy for everything from help topics to holiday messaging and collaborating with a team of UX designers, digital designers, scrum masters, and business leads. To be considered for this Canadian writing job, you need 5+ years of experience as a copywriter across a range of digital platforms. This is a full-time, onsite writing job in Burnaby, BC. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

APPARITION LIT – Apparition Lit is seeking original, unpublished speculative fiction that meets their quarterly theme. Pay is $0.03 per word, minimum of 30.00 dollars.

They are open to poetry and short story submissions four times per year:

  • February 15-28
  • May 15-31
  • August 15-31
  • November 15-30

Themes for 2019 will be:

  • Resistance (Submission period November 15-30, 2018 (CLOSED), Published January 2019)
  • Ambition (Submission period February 15-28, 2019, Publishing April 2019)
  • Retribution (Submission period May 15-31, 2019, Publishing July 2019)
  • Euphoria (Submission period August 15-31, 2019, Publishing October 2019)

You can find their full submission guidelines at https://www.apparitionlit.com/submission-guidelines/

 

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Writing Jobs, January 22, 2019

Back as promised with another list of writing job leads. It’s basically the middle of the coffee red nails writingjobscanadanight here, but getting up at holy-crap-o’clock seems to be the best way to get this list posted before getting on with my writing assignments. (That’s why the donation button in the right sidebar for coffee to fuel these lists. J)

Today’s list of writing gigs includes online writing jobs for writers located anywhere, onsite writing jobs for my fellow Canadians, and a call for submissions.

Happy writing and see you tomorrow with another list. Good luck!

Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)

COMMERCE WRITERS Bustle Digital Group is hiring part-time remote commerce writers to create affiliate content about beauty, health, home, lifestyle, and sex and relationships for all their digital properties (Bustle, Elite Daily, and Romper). You should have 3+ years’ experience writing for online or print, ideally in beauty, lifestyle, or tech, and be able to work remotely 2-3 days per week. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITERS – ShoutVox is hiring freelance writers for content on a wide range of topics, from tech and finance to entertainment and pop culture. These are online writing jobs so you can work from anywhere. Must have a reliable internet connection and basic research skills. Pay is $0.06 per word. Ad claims this averages $18-$30 per hour. Apply here with samples of previously published work

iPHONE PHOTOGRAPHY WRITERS – iPhone Photography School is hiring writers to write iPhone photography tutorials. You must be an expert iPhone photographer and writer to be considered for one of these remote writing jobs. Pay is 10¢ per word and $2 per image. You can write as much as you want. You should have a vast portfolio of iPhone photography and be a native English speaker. *Good opportunity for those looking for exposure for their photography and writing. Read more/apply

FREELANCE SCRIPT WRITER – Filmless is looking for flexible, creative freelance copywriters to write, edit and review video 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

FREELANCE COPYWRITER/BLOGGER – Red Leaf Media is hiring a remote freelance copywriter / blogger with at least 4 years’ experience, preferably agency, with some B2B exposure. The pay is $20 to $30 per hour for this contract, freelance writing job. Read more/apply

ARTICLE WRITERS (ADDICTION TOPICS) – An addiction center website is hiring writers to create well-written, polished articles on topics related to substance abuse and treatment. The pay is $100 per article. They are requesting a 200-word sample on heroin addiction when you apply. 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

Canadian Writing Jobs (Onsite Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)

CREATIVE WRITER – Corus Entertainment is hiring an experienced, full-time creative writer to work in Edmonton, AB. Job entails creating radio ads for a diverse client base, advertising and promotional campaigns, and more. You must have 5+ years’ experience in major market radio copywriting. Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITER – Rank Media Agency is hiring an experienced copywriter to work in their Montreal, QC office. Pay range is $36,000 to $40,000 per year. You must be skilled in web content writing, blogs, articles and social media posts, and interviewing and possess a BA or BFA in Communications, Journalism, or a related field. Read more/apply

DIGITAL WRITER (REPORTER/EDITOR) – CBC / Radio Canada is hiring an experienced, full-time digital writer to work in Toronto, ON to chase stories, interview sources, and create content. You must have at least 3 years’ experience in online and digital news media and be available to work a variety of shifts. Read more/apply

COMMUNICATIONS WRITER – The Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, ON is hiring a full-time communications writer with a minimum of eight years of writing experience in a high-volume media or cultural institution, and a relevant degree. Read more/apply

Calls for Submission

Chicken Soup for the Soul – Running for Good – and Walking Too! – The popular series is looking for submissions for a book about running and walking. They want true stories or poems of 1200 words or less about all aspects of running and walking, and steps to raise awareness of and funds for a cause. Stories can be funny and quirky, or they can be serious and heartwarming. Deadline is February 15, 2019. Pay is $200 plus ten copies.

You can read the full submission guidelines and other topics they’re looking for at: https://www.chickensoup.com/story-submissions/possible-book-topics

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Writing Jobs, June 6, 2018.

Day two of getting a list posted. I’m on a roll!

Today’s list is a mixed bag with a little something for everyone, whether you’re a new freelance writer or seasoned writer. I’ve also included a few calls for submissions in various genres for those looking to submit fiction and essays.free stock image writer.jpg

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If you have any questions about how to be a freelance writer, feel free to send them my way (contact link above) or post your question in the comments below so other freelance writers can chime in and offer their wisdom.

Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)

FEATURES WRITERS (SPORTS GAMBLING) – theScore Inc. is hiring an experienced full-time features writer to create entertaining and valuable content to gamblers. This is a remote writing job that entails writing a daily email newsletter, articles, and hosting a sport wagering podcast. You’ll also represent theScore as an expert across North American radio and television. Read more/apply

HEALTH & WELLNESS WRITERS – Elite Daily is hiring part-time writers with 2+ years’ experience to contribute health and wellness content. These are remote writing jobs and while you can write from anywhere, you must be available to commit to at least three days per week during either 9 pm to 4 pm or 11am to 6 pm EST. You should have a strong voice, ability to pitch, brainstorm, and write about topics/angles related to health and wellness, and have a proven ability to work with experts to gather quotes on tight deadlines. Read more/apply

GAME STORY WRITER – Funkitron is hiring a writer for a casual game with heavy narrative emphasis. You will be required to help create the story structure, narrative and dialogue for different modules of the game. To be considered for this remote writing job, you must be knowledgeable about story structure and TV and movie dialogue. Experience in the gaming industry and TV series writing is a plus. Read more/apply

FREELANCE LUXURY WRITERS – TheRichest.com is looking for freelance writers to contribute list-based articles on everything from celebrities to luxury cars and all things luxury in between. This is a remote writing job for a freelance writer that knows what’s trending and is able to write eye-catching content that people crave. Read more/apply

BEAUTY CONTENT EDITORS AND PROOFERS – An unnamed online beauty publication has various editing, proofing jobs available for English language natives with a degree in English or Journalism. You must be able to work in a fast-paced online setting and juggle multiple projects and tight deadlines. For the beauty editor position, you must have experience working with fashion publications. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)

PART-TIME COPY EDITOR – theScore Inc. is hiring a part-time copy editor to work in their downtown Toronto, Ontario office. A degree in journalism is preferred and you must have experience as a copy editor in a post-secondary or professional newsroom setting. Flexibility in scheduling and availability nights and weekends is also required, along with extensive sports knowledge. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER – Green Integrations Canada is hiring a temporary copywriter to work in their Hamilton, Ontario office. You must have proven experience as a copywriter or related role, knowledge of online content strategy and creation, and excellent writing, editing, and proofing skills to be considered for this Canadian writing job. Read more/apply

ONLINE MARKETING / CONTENT WRITER INTERN – Evenset Inc. in Toronto, Ontario is looking for an intern to help expand its outreach to potential clients locally and internationally. The pay is $2,200 per month. To be considered for this writing opportunity, you must be currently studying or an undergraduate degree in Management, Marketing, Marketing Research, Business or related field. Familiarity with the tech and software industry is also required. Read more/apply

NEWS REPORTER – Golden West Radio in Swift Current, Saskatchewan is hiring a news reporter to work in their radio newsroom. You will be required to arrange and conduct interviews and write news stories for publication and broadcast. Read more/apply

FINANCIAL COPYWRITER – A Vancouver-based company is hiring an experience copywriter to write about investing and financial topics. The pay is $18 to $22, commensurate with experience. You must have demonstrated experience and understanding of financial concepts and writing clear and concise articles. This is a part-time writing job of 20-30 hours per week based out of their downtown Vancouver office with the potential to work remotely in the future. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

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 June 15, so you’ll want to get a jump on it!

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://lamplightmagazine.com/submissions/

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Nexis Fantasys – This anthology’s theme title is “Corporate Shadows” and inspired by the recent net neutrality rulings. They’re open to speculative fiction, suspense/thriller, supernatural/horror, or science fiction of 2,000 to 15,000 words.

Payment is 1 cent per word. Submissions close July 01, 2018.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://nexxisfantasy.com/guidelines.pdf

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Chicken Soup for the Soul – They have several books in development and are open to submissions. They prefer stories that are 1,200 words or less. The deadlines vary per title, so be sure to check the specifics of the book you’re interested in contributing to.

Books in the works include:

Grandparents  – Deadline August 31, 2018.

Life Lessons from My Cat  – Deadline October 31, 2018.

Life Lessons from My Dog – Deadline November 30, 2018.

Mom Knows Best – Deadline March 30, 2018.

More Messages from Heaven – Deadline July 15, 2018.

Running for Good – December 15, 2018.

Stories about Angels – Deadline July 15, 2018.

Stories about Miracles – Deadline July 15, 2018.

The Golden Years or Second Wind – Deadline December 30, 2018.

You can read their writer’s guidelines at: http://www.chickensoup.com/story-submissions/possible-book-topics

 

 

 

 

 

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Writing Jobs, May 23, 2018

Happy hump day! I love a short week!writer jobs canada coffee desk image

Today’s list is a good one, complete with freelance writing jobs for beginners and seasoned writers located anywhere. Along with online writing jobs, there are also a few great on-site Canadian writing jobs for my fellow country peeps. Finally, there are a couple of calls for submissions.

If you’d like to have my list of writing job leads delivered to your inbox, just follow via email using the link to your right.

If you’re looking to hire a writer, you can submit a free job as here.

Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home/Online Writing Jobs)

COMMERCE WRITERS – Bustle Digital Group is looking for experienced commerce writers with 2+ experience writing commerce or affiliate content. You must also have SEO experience. Sales copy experience is a plus. These are part-time remote writing jobs. You must be available during business hours, 2-4 days per week, Monday to Friday. Read more/apply

BEAUTY COMMERCE WRITER – Bustle is hiring 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 a year of experience in reporting, writing, and ideally, SEO. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER FOR LEGAL TOPICS – A San Francisco law firm is hiring a writer to create content for their website and blog. This is a work from home writing job for an experienced writer who is able to break down complex information into something easy to understand. A legal background is not required, but excellent writing skills are. Read more/apply

TECHNICAL WRITERS – GitLab is hiring technical writers. These are remote writing jobs with no specific geographical requirements. They’re looking for writers who can create clear, correct, and complete documentation and dive in on special projects, author new content and improve existing content. Read more/apply

SCIENCE WRITERS – Shmoop is hiring Project-Based Curriculum Science Writers to write engaging lessons, including lectures and example problems. These are online writing jobs with the flexibility to work from anywhere. You must have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with a GPA of 3.7+ and the ability to express scientific concepts in and engaging way. Read more/apply

WRITERS FOR BABY TOPICS – Kidsimplified is hiring creative writers to produce content on babies, pregnancy, and parenthood. These are work-from-home writing jobs open to experienced writers anywhere. Along with writing experience, you should have in-depth knowledge of these topics and be able to write in a friendly, authoritative tone. Read more/apply

HEALTH & FITNESS WRITERS – FitDay.com and 3FatChicks.com are looking for healthy-living writers to write fun, conversation, informative articles to cover health, fitness, nutrition, and lifestyle topics. Payment is only $30 per article, so this is probably better suited to new writers looking for freelance writing jobs for beginners to build their portfolio. Both sites do get a lot of traffic so the exposure would be great. Read more/apply

WRITERS TO COVER BOAT TOPICS – BetterBoat.com is looking for writers who are passionate about boats. They’re looking for writers (work-from-home) to write at least one 1,200 word blog post per week. The pay is $70 paid via Paypal (they cover the fees). They want to see writing samples and know about your experience with boats when you apply. This is not a ghostwriting job – you’ll get credit for your work. There is an opportunity for part-time or full-time work if they like your writing. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-site Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)

FREELANCE WRITERS (CANNABIS INDUSTRY) – HelloMD is hiring freelance writers with a solid background in the cannabis industry. You can work remotely, but they prefer writers who are based in the Toronto area. You must have 3-5 years of professional online writing and/or digital marketing experience to be considered for this Canadian writing job. Strong familiarity with AP Style and SEO and UV best practices are also required. Read more/apply

SENIOR COPYWRITER – Shoppers Drug Mart is hiring a senior copywriter to work in Toronto. You should have 7 to 10 years of experience in copywriting/communications/advertising, as well as experience researching, writing and editing pharmacy marketing materials. A thorough understanding of digital best practices, design, UX, and web information architecture. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER – TalentEgg is hiring a freelance article/editorial writer. This freelance writing job is open to current students and graduates. You should have excellent writing and researching skills, be creative, and be able to turn facts and information into engaging, easy-to-follow articles. This is listed as a freelance writing job, but doesn’t specify it’s a remote or on-site opportunity. They are located in Toronto. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER – Dead Famous in Vancouver is hiring a copywriter with a “mix of writing ability, business knowledge, and at least some familiarity with one or more of the social sciences”. You must have a minimum of 2 years of agency experience, an impressive portfolio, and strong social skills. Read more/apply

MANAGING EDITOR/PRODUCER, LIFESTYLE CONTENT – TD Wealth is hiring a managing editor/producer to lead Moneytalk’s lifestyle content work and lifestyle team. You will ensure content is ready for publishing and supervise schedule, assignments, publishing, and create content and manage multiple lifestyle content formats. This is a full-time, on-site writing job in Toronto, Ontario for a seasoned professional with 10 years of media/editorial experience and proven experience in social media content success. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

RED SUN MAGAZINE – They publish science-fiction, horror, and fantasy and are always open to submissions between 3,000-5,000 words, up to 17,000 words, though 3,000-5,000 is preferred. They will also consider complete serials up to 80,000 words. In addition to fiction, they also want articles, interviews and reviews relevant to the genres they publish. Pay is $100 USD for stories; $150 USD for stories of 15,000-17,000 words, and $300 for serializations. They do not currently pay for nonfiction.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://redsunmagazine.submittable.com/submit

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CONTEMPORARY VERSE 2 – This quarterly literary journal published poetry and critical writing about poetry, including articles, essays, interviews, and reviews. Their reading period ends May 31. They are open to:

  • Poetry, no more than 6 pages
  • Interviews, no more than 6-8 pages in length, double-spaced
  • Articles, no more than 3-4 pages, double-spaced
  • Essays, no more than 2-4 pages, double-spaced
  • Reviews between 600-1000 words, double-spaced

Payment is as follows:

  • Poetry: $30 per poem
  • Interviews: $50-$100, depending on length
  • Articles: $50-$100, depending on length
  • Essays: $40-$150, depending on length
  • Reviews: $50-$80, depending on length

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.contemporaryverse2.ca/en/submission-guidelines

 

 

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Writing Jobs, April 16, 2018

Happy Monday! Here’s a meaty list of writing jobs to help you kick this week off right IMG_20180116_091134_454after this weekend of crazy weather.

A two-day ice storm in April? Really, Mother Nature??? Sheesh.

I’ve got freelance writing jobs for beginners and experienced writers looking for online writing jobs, on-site jobs for my fellow Canadian writers, and a call for submissions from a Canadian magazine.

You can have my list delivered right to your inbox by following via email using the link to your right. If you’ve stumbled across my site looking for a writer(s) to hire, you can also submit a free job ad or get in touch here if it’s me you’d like to work with.

Remote Writing Jobs (Work-from-Home / Online Writing Jobs)

FREELANCE CONTENT WRITERS – Big Leap is looking for freelance content writers to write content for clients. This freelance content writing job entails writing blog posts, articles, eBooks, and other web content. You must be familiar with AP Style and Chicago Manual of Style, SEO, and content marketing. Read more/apply

FREELANCE ENTERTAINMENT WRITERS – Yardbarker is hiring freelance entertainment writers to clear, fun, and informative articles. You must have written for a mainstream publication to be considered for one of these remote writing jobs. Other required qualifications include familiarity with SEO best practices, ability to meet tight deadlines, and strong news judgement and ability to spot and cover significant topics. Read more/apply

SCIENCE WRITERS – Shmoop is hiring Project-Based Curriculum Science Writers to write engaging lessons, including lectures and example problems. These are online writing jobs with the flexibility to work from anywhere. You must have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with a GPA of 3.7+ and the ability to express scientific concepts in and engaging way. Read more/apply

FINANCE WRITERS – Shmoop is hiring Project-Based Finance Writers to write educational material, text and video scripts, on economic systems, savings, taxation, money management, and more. Recent graduates, Master’s students (MBA), or PhD students with strong academic performance are welcome to apply; math, finance, or econ majors a plus. These are online writing jobs with the flexibility to work from anywhere. Read more/apply

REMOTE COPYWRITER – Melissa Griffin is hiring a copywriter to create high-converting, on-brand copy, including emails, blog posts, landing and sales pages, social media, and more. This is a remote copywriting position. You must have at least one year of experience as a professional copywriter for an online business; direct response and marketing copy experience, and be familiar with digital copy. Read more/apply

FREELANCE LINKEDIN WRITERS – An unnamed New York-based recruitment advertising agency is hiring LinkedIn Letter Writers for freelance writing jobs from home. They offer recruitment letter writing service to their Fortune 500 clients. To be considered, you will need to send at least one example of an effective LinkedIn InMail you’ve sent that was successful in getting qualified responses or at least a sample of a highly effective email sent to recruit applicants for a job. Read more/apply

FREELANCE TRANSLATORS – Buzzfeed is looking for freelance translators to help with the translation of post and video content in various languages including English, Spanish (European, Mexican, Latin American), Brazilian Portuguese, French, German, Korean, Italian, Arabic, and more. These are freelance translation jobs open to freelancers all over the world. Projects will be assigned as needed. Read more/apply

NEWS WRITERS – Romper is hiring remote part-time news writers to cover mostly entertainment and celebrity news, but also topics on parenting and even political news. You should have a degree in journalism or a similar field and at least 2 years of experience in writing, reporting, and/or blogging. You must be available to work during the following EST hours: Monday 1-8PM, Tuesday 2-9PM, and Thursday 2-9PM. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Jobs for Writers in Canada ONLY)

CONTENT WRITER – REMITR is hiring a creative content writer to work on-site in their office located in Toronto, Ontario. The ideal candidate will have the ability to write about a range of business categories. You must have content writing experience to be considered for this Canadian writing job; financial industry experience is a plus. Read more/apply

PRODUCT COPYWRITER – Saks Fifth Avenue is hiring a full-time copywriter to write, edit and enhance product descriptions for saksfifthavenue.com. This is an on-site job located in Toronto, Ontario. You must have a Bachelor’s degree in a writing or advertising-related field, experience in copywriting and working in luxury fashion retail or ecommerce. Content management, SEO, and editorial copywriting preferred. Read more/apply

BRAND COPYWRITER – G Adventures is hiring a brand copywriter to join their team in Toronto, Ontario. You must have a bachelor’s degree in a writing or verbal-focused related field and 5 years of demonstrated experience as a brand-building voice strategist on the agency or client side. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER – MEC is hiring a full-time copywriter to work in their office in Vancouver, British Columbia. The writer will write inspired copy for promotional campaigns, member-facing communications, and digital marketing. You must have 2-3 years of experience writing in an agency environment or ecommerce department and considerable experience engaging in the outdoor activities that MEC supports. Read more/apply

JUNIOR/INTERMEDIATE COPYWRITER – Publicis Canada is hiring a junior or intermediate copywriter for a position in Toronto, Ontario. Job will entail writing emails, online banners, social media content, and landing pages. To be considered for this Canadian copywriting job you must have 1+ years of experience writing for an advertising agency or design firm and experience working on retails brands. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

OUR TIMES MAGAZINE – Canada’s Independent Labour Magazine. “Working for a Living” is the name of the magazine’s ongoing series of short stories about work, by people from across Canada. They welcome unsolicited submissions of stories of what your job is like. Stories must be 2,000 or less. They’re after creative nonfiction stories from workers in Canada of all kinds that can be funny, sad, serious or all three. Payment is $100 per accepted story.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://ourtimes.ca/Write/article_30.php

 

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Writing Jobs, April 12, 2018

Good morning! This week has just flown right past me! I’ve been busy with writing andJD_LifeAndBiz-Nordic_White_Gray_9 putting the finishing touches on PDF that will be available for download here. The PDF contains 199 websites that pay freelance writers. Like this site, it’s an up-to-date; no fuss no muss list with a brief summary and link to legitimate, paying websites. The list includes sites of interest for experienced and beginner freelance writers. There will be a nominal charge to download it to help keep this site going. And when I say nominal, I mean no more than a couple of bucks. We’re freelancers, after all! 😉

Anyway, here’s today’s list of freelance writing jobs and opportunities for my fellow Canadian writers, too. I have also included a call for submissions for essays and poetry.

Good luck!

Remote Writing Jobs (Work-From-Home Online Writing Jobs)

FINANCIAL JOURNALIST – Investing.com is hiring a financial journalist to provide fast-paced coverage of global markets with 3-5 articles per day of 250 to 500 words each. This is a remote writing job for a native English writer with experience covering business and finance topics and an understanding of Wall Street, Fed policies, commodities, and financial markets. Pay up to $45,000 USD for the right candidate. You can write from home but need to be able to work business hours EST. Read more/apply

MEN’S LIFESTYLE WRITER – The Distilled Man is hiring a freelance writer to write 1-3 articles per month. Each article will be around 1500 words. You must be a native English writer able to write in a conversational tone. You should also have strong research skills and familiarity with SEO and WordPress. Read more/apply

FREELANCE EXPERT TOPIC WRITERS – LoveToKnow is hiring freelance writer to create and update content on a variety of topics. You will be assigned to certain topic areas based on your credentials. These are remote freelance writing jobs and you can work from home. The pay ranges from $25 to $60 per article. You must have 1 year of professional writing experience. Read more/apply

BLOGGERS – CopyPress is looking for remote writers to write interesting and educations blogs on a variety of topics. This is a work from home writing job for bloggers with a strong understanding of how blog content differs from other writing. You must have high-level writing, grammar, and proofreading skills and be detailed and deadline-oriented. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITERS – Vivial Media LLC is hiring remote freelance writers. This work from home writing job is ideal for experienced writers who are fluent in spoken and written English with experience writing snappy blog posts and product copy. You will work from home to create 300 word blog posts for clients across various industries. This is a high-volume position and requires an ability to meet tight deadlines. Read more/apply

PRODUCT WRITER – Pinkat Media is hiring an experience write about different products and create buyer guides.  You must have experience writing affiliate content or blogs and strong research skills to be considered for this remote writing job. The pay is $0.05 per word. Read more/apply

FREELANCE ACADEMIC WRITERS – eNotes Educator program is looking for experienced writers to create high-quality Q&A content for their Homework Help section. To be considered for this remote writing job you should be familiar with a wide array of literary works and have experience creating professional prose in an academic setting. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER – Business Insider is hiring a freelance writer to research and write comprehensive buying guides on a range of products. You will be paid $250 to $350 per guide. You must have strong research skills and be able to write with the brand and client in mind. This is a remote freelance writing job. Read more/apply

WRITERS FOR LITERARUY STUDY GUIDES – SuperSummary.com is hiring experienced writers with a background in literary analysis to write book summaries of approx. 10,000 to 12,000 words. You must have at least BA/BS in a related field, though Masters or PhD is strongly preferred. You must also have extensive experience with academic writing/editing and literary analysis to be considered. These are remote writing jobs from home. 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. 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

Canadian Writing Jobs (Jobs for Writers Located in Canada)

TRENDING NEWS WRITER/EDITOR – StyleDemocracy is hiring a freelance writer based in Ottawa, Ontario who is connected to the Canadian retail community. The writer will be required to develop breaking news stories and create content on trending news stories. The pay is $25 to $50 per hour. You must be able to attend retail events and travel around the city. Read more/apply

SENIOR WRITER – Decentral Inc is hiring for a senior writer to create content ranging from day to day activities of the Founder & CEO, to blog posts about our industry, employment branding and employee profiles, and more. You should have Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications or a relevant field, proven work experience as a writer or reporter and ideally, knowledge of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. This writing job is located in Toronto, Ontario. Read more/apply

FRANCOPHONE WRITER – Sanbox – La Boite Films is hiring a native Francophone writer to work freelance leading to part-time in-office. This writing job is located in Toronto, Ontario. You must be bilingual (French + English), with familiarity of both Québécois and Parisian dialects and have strong writing and editing skills, ideally for film, TV, education, or public sector. Read more/apply

SENIOR WRITER – CBC Windsor is hiring a senior writer for their programming team with primary responsibility to their mobile and digital platforms the News Network western programming. This is a full-time position located in Windsor, Ontario that requires various shifts and the ability to work flexible hours, early mornings, and late nights. You must have a university degree or equivalent, a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience including proven ability in the field and knowledge of the broadcasting industry. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

SOWING CREEK PRESS – Submissions are open for their anthology: A Second Nature’s Healing book. They recommend reading the first anthology to get a good sense of what they’re looking for. Your story should fit the general theme that nature heals and be a true story from your life. Be sure to check the long list of possible topics, which range from estrangement and starting over to caregiving and physical illness.  Pay is $50 per accepted essay and $25 for poetry. Deadline is June 1, 2018.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.sowingcreekpress.com/submissions/

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