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Writing Jobs, March 27, 2018

Before I get to today’s list of writing jobs, I wanted to say thank you to everyone who hascup-coffe-laptop writingjobscanada.ca taken the time to send a message to let me know about the jobs they’ve gotten using my list of leads. Congrats! It really does make me happy to know that other writers are finding this list useful!

Today’s list has a little something for everyone: online writing jobs, on-site Canadian writing jobs, and calls for submissions. I’ve also included some freelance writing jobs for beginners and a remote copyediting job.

One quick note for writers not in Canada: Please do not apply for the jobs under the “Canadian Writing Jobs” header as they are on-site positions for local writers who reside in Canada. All jobs under the “Remote Writing Jobs” header are open to writers anywhere, as are the Calls for Submissions.

Good luck!

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

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

FREELANCE COPYWRITERS – TheHandy.com is hiring freelance copywriters to create landing pages, press releases, and blog posts. These are remote freelance writing jobs from home that require period check-ins via video chat. You must have at least one year of experience in copywriting, blogging, or ghostwriting, along with a degree in a related field and an understanding of SEO. Read more/apply

AUTOMOTIVE WRITERS – IB Publishing is hiring freelance writers with a strong automotive background to writer articles for leading automotive sites. These are remote freelance writing jobs and all assignments, writing, editing, and submissions will be handled through their online system. You will be required to include a 200-500 word sample on a current news topic when you apply. 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. Not sure if pay is based on experience, but based on an email from one of my readers who recently worked for them, the pay may be better suited to someone looking for freelance writing jobs for beginners in order to gain experience/build a portfolio. Read more/apply

REMOTE COPYEDITOR – Bustle is hiring a copyeditor to assist their team Monday to Thursday during business hours (EST). This is a remote editing job from home. You should have at least 2 years of copyediting or fact-checking experience, expert knowledge of AP Style, and a degree in Journalism or a related field. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (Jobs for Writers IN Canada)

ONLINE WRITER – Kidscreen is hiring an online writer to write stories from Kidscreen Daily and Kidsreen Talent Pool. This is a full-time writing job in Toronto, Ontario. The writer will be required to attend industry events on behalf of the brand. You must have a university or college degree in Journalism or Communications, 2+ years of experience in editorial writing roles, and proficiency with PC platforms, Microsoft Office, WordPress, InCopy, and PhotoShop. Read more/apply

FULL-TIME WRITER / EDITOR – The Lobby Monitor is looking to hire a writer / editor. This is a full-time writing / editing job located in Ottawa, Ontario. You must be an experienced journalist covering politics and business news for a reputable news organization and editing in a daily newsroom who also has digital publishing and social media skills. Read more/apply

FREELANCE CANADIAN MUSIC WRITERS – FYIMusicNews.ca is looking for temporary freelance writers interested in hard news and chatter columns about Canadian music and the Canadian music industry. They’re mostly not looking for feature content but shorter hard news items and brief items for inclusion in chatter columns. Good vocabulary and strong proofreading skills essential. Students welcome. To apply, email: david@fyimusicnews.ca

CONTENT WRITER / DEVELOPER – FlightHub is hiring an experienced e-learning content writer / developer to work full-time in their office located in Montreal, Quebec. You must have at least one year of experience in instructional design, e-learning, or a related education industry, editing skills, and strong Microsoft Office skills. Read more/apply

SOCIAL MEDIA COPYWRITER – Crow Computing is hiring a social media copywriter to create content for their various social media platforms, as well as email, landing pages, blogs, and websites. This is a full-time writing job located in Surrey, British Columbia. You must have a degree in a writing or marketing related field, at least one year of experience in copywriting, digital or social media marketing, and experience using Hootsuite, Sprout Social, and other social media management tools. Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITER – NETBRIX Real Estate Hub is hiring a creative and media savvy content writer to write social media and website content. This is a part-time writing job located in Calgary, Alberta. Pay is $16 per hour. You must have a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in content writing and SEO. Read more/apply

DIGITAL COPYWRITER – BlueCat Networks is hiring a full-time digital copywriter to work in their office located in Toronto, Ontario. The job entails reaching, reporting, writing, and editing content such as blogs, infographics, social media posts, and more. You must have reporting, writing, editing, and/or content marketing experience. They offer competitive pay and comprehensive benefits. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

The Hastings Center’s Awards for Excellence in Journalism on Ethics and Reprogenetics – Submit Your Article for The Hastings Center’s Awards for Excellence in Journalism on Ethics and Reprogenetics. Submissions are open through May 31st, 2018 for The Hastings Center Award for Excellence in Journalism on Ethics and Reprogenetics. Three prizes will be given: a first prize of $6,000 and two runners-up of $3,000 each.

Learn more and submit here. :https://thehastingscenter.submittable.com/submit/103119/hastings-center-awards-for-excellence-in-journalism-on-ethics-and-reprogenetics-n

The Hastings Center is a nonpartisan, nonprofit bioethics research institute in Garrison, NY. Learn more about The Hastings Center: https://www.thehastingscenter.org/

 

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Writing Jobs, March 13, 2018

Apologies for not posting a list these past couple of days, but I’ve been a busy gal withfree stock image writer deadlines to meet. Such is the life as a freelance writer and I’m not complaining one bit!

Today’s list of paid writing opportunities has freelance, work from home writing jobs open to writers anywhere in the world. It also includes some great opportunities for my fellow Canadians who are looking for on-site writing positions. There’s also an opportunity for those looking for a place to submit their short fiction or narrative nonfiction.

Good luck!

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

HAIR EXPERTS / WRITERS FOR HAIRSTYLE MAGAZINE – The Right Hairstyles Magazine is hiring hair experts to write about hair-related topics. These are flexible, work-from-home writing jobs for people who have experience working in a salon or related field. They’re also always looking for hair bloggers and guest posts. 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

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

CANADIAN FREELANCE WRITERS – The Motley Fool Canada is hiring freelance writers to “share your sharp analysis and compelling writing with thousands of individual investors.” Payment runs between $50-$100 per article. Writers who develop a track record of well-written, high performance articles have the opportunity to write more and earn additional incentives. These are Canadian freelance writing jobs. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITERS – INSIDER is hiring freelance writers to cover everything from health and fitness to travel. They’re looking for reliable freelance writers who understand what their readers want and are willing to write about the subjects sent their way. Read more/apply

RESUME WRITERS – Lambert Linguistics, LLC is hiring resume writers to work from home. To be considered for one of these remote writing jobs, you must be a native English speaker with strong writing skills and preferably a degree. The pay is approximately $30 per hour. These are 100% remote writing jobs. Read more/apply

FREELANCE HEALTH & WELLNESS WRITER – A new supplement company is looking for health and wellness writers to write compelling, evidence-based articles on health and wellness. You must be able to write accurate, well-researched content using SEO best practices on a tight deadline to be considered for one of these remote freelance writing jobs. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)

FREELANCE WRITER – KamloopsCoupons.ca is hiring a freelance editorial / blog / deal writer. To be considered for this Canadian freelance writing job you must be able to attend regular meeting in Kamloops, BC. The job entails writing blog posts, helping manage an editorial and calendar and content pipeline, and conduct research. Read more/apply

SENIOR WRITER, DIGITAL FEATURES EDITOR – CBC News is hiring a senior writer for a full-time position in Toronto, Ontario. You must be an accomplished journalist, strong writer, and excellent copy editor to be considered for this Canadian writing job. Key tasks include editing daily news copy, features, social media copy, video titles and descriptions, etc.. This is an evening shift that begins at 2:00 p.m. EST. Read more/apply

WRITER – Everything Wine in Vancouver, BC is hiring a writer with 5-7 years of experience writing and developing content for consumer packaged goods or retail. You must also have superb written and verbal communication skills and 3 years of experience using advanced email software programs with ecommerce integrations to be considered for this writing job. Knowledge or interest in the wine industry is preferred. Read more/apply

NEW MEDIA COPYWRITER / SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST – Bailey Creative is looking for an in-house copywriter to create engaging content for websites and social media. You must have experience writing for a web-based audience and a working knowledge of SEO. This is a full-time writing job located in Guelph, Ontario. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

The Masters Review Anthology Prize – The Masters Review is an online and print publication. They are currently open to submissions for their anthology which features ten stories or essays by emerging authors. They’re looking for fiction and narrative nonfiction with a maximum of 8,000 words. International submissions are welcomed. Only previously unpublished work will be considered. There is a $20 reading fee per story. Prize is $5,000.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://mastersreview.com/anthology/

 

Their New Voices category is open year round to new and emerging authors who have not published a work of fiction or narrative nonfiction of novel length, though authors with published shorty story collections are free to submit. Payment is 10 cents per word up to $200. There is no reading / submission fee for this category.

You can read the full New Voices submission guidelines at: https://themastersreview.submittable.com/submit/26106/new-voices-free

 

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Writing Jobs, February 27, 2018

Good morning! It may be what-the-eff o’clock and still dark out, but it looks like it’scup-coffe-laptop writingjobscanada.ca gonna be another lovely day.

Today’s list, though modest, has a little something for everyone: work-from-home / online writing jobs that are open to anyone, on-site writing opportunities for my fellow Canadian writers, and a few calls for submissions for those looking for a place to submit their fiction and poetry.

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Time for coffee #2.

See you back here tomorrow morning with another list of paid writing opportunities.

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

FREELANCE CONTENT WRITER – Appliance Connection is looking for freelance writers to write about appliances, technology, design, furniture, and more. You must have at least one year of experience and be able to provide samples of previous work related to home and outdoor living to be considered for one of these freelance writing jobs. 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

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

FREELANCE COPYEDITOR – JMIR Publications in Toronto is looking for experienced freelance copyeditors to edit, ideally, 3-4 manuscripts per week. You must be fast and flexible, have experience with AMA Style and a sound understanding of how statistics in medicine should be reported. You must also have a Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years of scientific copyediting experience to be considered for one of these freelance editing positions. Read more/apply

FREELANCE REVIEW WRITER – ND7 Enterprise is looking for a freelance writer to write about home and garden products. You must be able to research and write compelling, clickable web copy that is original and includes thorough and clear references. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)

IN-HOUSE COPYEDITOR – JMIR Publications is looking for an experienced in-house copyeditor to work full-time in their Toronto, Ontario office. Pay for an experienced copyeditor is $45 to $70K. You must have a Bachelor’s degree and minimum of 3 years of scientific copyediting experience. Familiarity with AMA Style and statistic reporting is also required. Read more/apply

DIGITAL MARKETER / SNARKY CREATIVE WRITER – HR.com is looking for a snarky writer to work from home, but be close to their office in Summerside, PEI. Duties include writing emails, landing pages, social media posts, and other content writing to help define the HR.com brand. Read more/apply

DIGITAL CONTENT WRITER – Partnership Against Cancer is looking for a digital content writer to work as an independent contractor for one year. The job requires approximately 40 hours per week and while you can work remotely, you need to be able to attend key meetings in Toronto, Ontario. You must have at least 5 to 7 years working as a digital writer, preferably in the health or public sectors. Experience with apply AODA standards digitally and ability to understand academic evidence and scientific literature and information and adapt it to plain language is also required. Read more/apply

MEDICAL WRITER – Anderson DDB, one of North America’s leading health and lifestyle agencies, is looking to hire an experienced medical writer to work in Toronto, Ontario. You must have a Bachelor’s degree majoring in science and be able to convert information into an effective and persuasive sales message. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

ALBEDO ONE and ALBEDOR 2.0 – Both are open to Sci-Fi, horror, and fantasy submissions that push at the boundaries or crosses between genres. Preferred length is between 2,500 and 8,000 words. They are also looking for interviews with high profile authors and media personalities, as well as for book reviews. They also encourage you to enter their writing competition, the International Aeon Award Short Fiction Contest with a grand prize of €1000 euro.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.albedo1.com/submission-guidelines/

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PEDESTAL MAGAZINE – They are looking for speculative poetry, which includes Sci-Fi, fantasy, supernatural horror, experimental, and surrealism, for their June 2018 issue. You may send up to 4 poems in a single file. Payment is $40 per accepted poem.

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

 

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Writing Jobs, February 21, 2018

Deadlines, an extended long weekend, and a cold have kept me away these past fewcup-coffee-laptop writingjobscanada.ca days. My sincerest apologies, but as a one woman show, it’s been tough. Hopefully today’s long list of paid writing opportunities more than makes up for my absence.

Today’s list features lots of work from home writing jobs and calls for submissions open to writers anywhere. If online writing jobs aren’t your bag and you happen to be based in Canada, there are also some pretty great Canadian writing jobs across this big, beautiful country of ours.

Good luck!

Remote Writing Jobs (Work from Home Writing Jobs)

EVENING ENTERTAINMENT WRITERS – Elite Daily is looking for evening entertainment writers to contribute articles on celebrity culture and other entertainment-related topics. This is a part-time remote writing job. You must have 2+ years of reporting, writing, or blogging experience, a witty voice, and be able to work a 3-10 p.m. shift (ET), 3 to 4 days per week. Read more/apply

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

FREELANCE WRITER / AD WORDS SPECIALIST – Americas Rehab Campuses is looking to hire a writer with experience in creative writing, Ad Words, and marketing campaigns to fill a freelance work from home writing job. Read more/apply

CELEBRITY / ENTERTAINMENT WRITERS – TheList.com is looking for freelance writers with experience covering entertainment and celebrity topics. You should have at least 2 years of online writing experience in similar content and be able to meet tight deadlines. These are flexible work from home writing jobs. Read more/apply

CRYPTOCURRENCY WRITER – SludgeFeed is looking for experienced journalists specializing in cryptocurrency. You must have 2+ years’ of journalist/freelance content writing experience.  This is a remote writing job. Pay is $30,000 to $50,000 a year. Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITERS – iBus Media is looking for freelance content writers to write 500-700 word articles on various topics. They want experienced, fast writers that know how to formal web articles and add links. These are remote writing jobs with positions available in several languages, including German, French, Romanian, and English. Read more/apply

CAR WRITERS – HotCars.com is looking for freelance automotive writers who are love cars and are on top of trends. If know about cars, are reliable and able to contribute regular content, then this could be the right job for you. This is a freelance remote writing job. Read more/apply

TECH WRITERS – Lifewire, one of the largest tech sites on the web, is hiring experience technology writers with 5+ years of experience writing about technology. You must have experience writing for a web-based publication and the ability to write straightforward, practical advice on technology. Read more/apply

BEAUTY WRITERS – POPSUGAR Voices is hiring beauty writers to cover trending topics on all things beauty. You must be able to create clean, witty, clickable copy on a tight deadline. Experience reviewing beauty products and writing personal body positive stories is a plus. These are remote writing positions. Read more/apply

FITNESS WRITERS – POPSUGAR Voices is hiring remote fitness writers to cover healthy living topics, such as weight loss, fitness, and other health topics. You must have a flexible schedule and be able to turn in witty, clean copy on a tight deadline. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-site Writing Jobs in Canada)

EDITORIAL WRITER – TV Media is looking for writers to contribute weekly articles on TV, movies, videos, and entertainment news that will be syndicated across their print and online papers. To apply for this Canadian writing job you’ll need to pitch your story ideas. Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITER – Timeform in Halifax, NS is looking for a content writer to produce editorial content across all their channels, including website, App, social media, and more. You must have a strong knowledge of horse racing and be able to work well under pressure. Knowledge of CMS, SEO, HTML and previous experience in a similar role is preferred. Read more/apply

WRITER & PROOFREADER –Tangerine Bank is looking for an experienced writer and proofreader. You must have post-secondary education in Journalism, English, Communications, Advertising, or Marketing, along with a minimum of 5 years of demonstrated editorial and writing experience and 3 to 5 years’ experience in marketing. This is a 16 month contract in North York, Ontario. Read more/apply

STAFF WRITER / JOURNALIST – Journal of Commerce in Burnaby, BC is looking for a staff writer to fill a 10-month contract position. You must have a journalism degree/diploma or 3 to 5 years of professional journalism experience, preferably in a daily newspaper environment. Experience writing about construction, labour, policy, economy, and architecture is an asset. This Canadian writing job pays $40,000. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER – WeddingStar is looking for an in-house copywriter to work in their corporate office in Dunmore, Alberta. You must have a solid understanding of writing for print and digital platforms. An understanding of or willingness to learn SEO, SEM, and UX are required. Read more/apply

FREELANCE COPYWRITER – Passerelle Marketing in Calgary, Alberta is looking for a freelance copywriter to develop content for websites and marketing campaigns. This is a freelance writing job that can become a full-time position for the right candidate. You must be a legal resident of Canada and able to work in Calgary.  Also required are 2+ years of copywriting experience in an agency environment, including experience with interactive media and direct marketing. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER – Viva Naturals in Toronto, Ontario is looking for a full-time copywriter to create thoughtful and compelling content. You must have a passion for health and wellness, 7+ years of experience, a relevant diploma, and am impressive portfolio. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

Crannóg Magazine – An Irish fiction and poetry magazine is published 3 times a year. Submissions will be open in March for their June issue and again in Jul for their October issue. Send no more than 3 poems. Each poem should be under 50 words. Send one story, which should be under 2,000 words. Pay is a contributor’s copy and €50 per story, €30 per poem.

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

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The Drum – This literary magazine is open for poems and essays and short fiction under 5,000 words. You may submit up to 3 poems. Since this is an audio magazine, your poems and other work needs to thrive out loud. The Drum pays a $50 honorarium for work. And charge a $3 submission.

You can read the full submission guidelines at:

http://www.drumlitmag.com/index.php?page=accordion&family=submissions

 

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Writing Jobs, February 8, 2018

Sorry for not posting yesterday, but I had a deadline to meet. I’m sure you all understand.coffee red nails writingjobscanada

Today’s list of writing jobs has something for everyone! Seriously! There are lots of remote writing jobs covering everything from entertainment to cannabis and a bunch of other niches in between! For my fellow Canadian writers it’s all about news and media jobs today. There are also a couple of calls for submissions, too.

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See you bright and early again tomorrow!

Remote Writing Jobs (Work from Home 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 WRITER (CELEBRITIES, TRENDS, ENTERTAINMENT) – A freelance writer needed to contribute list-based articles for women’s site, TheTalko.com. For this remote freelance writing job you will need to be on top of the latest viral trends and able to write original, eye-catching articles. Writing, SEO, and CMS experience is required. Read more/apply

FREELANCE PARENTING & PREGNANCY WRITER – Freelance writer needed to write list-based articles on parenting and pregnancy topics for BabyGaga.com. This remote freelance writing job requires and experienced writer who stays up to date on the latest viral trends and has SEO/SEM, and CMS experience. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER FOR CANNABIS MAGAZINE – A new digital magazine focused on the cannabis industry has various freelance writing opportunities for experienced journalists and writers. You should have a strong interest and familiarity with all things related to cannabis and be able to contribute 1 to 10 short articles every week. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER – Diply is hiring a freelance writer with the ability write viral content with a quick turnaround. This is a remote writing job for an experienced writer who knows how to write in a light and breezy voice that is easily adapted to appeal to a variety of audiences. Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITER – Experis is hiring a remote content writer to  cover general interest topics. This is a remote content writing position that requires 2-3 years of related experience and familiarity with one or more standard style guides. Read more/apply

FREELANCE DESIGN WRITER – Internet Brands Inc. is looking for freelance design writers to write for Dornob.com. You should have knowledge of design trends and news and able to cover a range of design-related topics while meeting deadlines. This is a remote freelance writing job. Read more/apply

FREELANCE LIFESTYLE WRITERS – 29Secrets.com is looking for freelance writers with an interest in fashion, beauty, wellness, and relationships. Interested writers need to send samples with their resume when applying. Read more/apply

REMOTE COPY EDITOR – Truthout is hiring a part-time weekend copy editor. This is a remote position for an experienced copy editor that is able to work in fast-paced virtual setting. You must be politically-savvy, deadline driven, and available to work 8-hour days on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)

NEWS WRITER FOR CP24 – Bell Media is looking to hire an experienced writer for Toronto’s Breaking News Channel, CP24. You must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience writing for broadcast and experience with breaking news coverage. This is a full-time writing positon on-site in Toronto. Read more/apply

STAFF WRITER AT HELLO! CANADA – Rogers Communications is looking for an experienced news and features writer to work on the weekly edition of HELLO! Canada. You must have at least two years of experience to be considered, as well as a passion for and knowledge of celebrity, entertainment and royalty to work for this top-selling magazine. You should also be available to work flexible hours. This magazine writing job is located in Toronto. Read more/apply

COPY & CREATIVE WRITER – FPR (First Peoples Radio) is hiring a copy and creative writer to write advertising and marketing copy for Toronto and Ottawa FM radio stations. A degree in a relevant disciple and 3 -5 years of experience or a combination of experience and education are required for this full-time Canadian writing job. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

Funny Times – The Funny Times is a monthly print publication that pokes fun at news, politics, relationships, and pretty much everything else. They are open to funny stories between 500 and 700 words. They pay $60 per story on publication.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://funnytimes.com/submission-guidelines-potential-contributors/

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Good Mourning – Submissions are always open for original work that falls under the category of romance. They are open to different themes and genres as long as the content falls under the category of romance. They pay $30 for a short story and respond within 48 hours.

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Writing Jobs, February 6, 2018

More snow and more cold, but there are also more writing opportunities to brighten theCosy-Stock-Photo-Laptop-Bed-The-Stock-Boutique writingjobscanada.ca day with!

Today’s list has got online writing jobs for writers who prefer to work from home, as well as some great on-site writing jobs for my fellow Canadians. I’ve also included a couple of calls for literary submissions.

Pour yourself a nice, hot coffee and have a browse.

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Remote Writing Jobs (Work from Home Writing Jobs)

LEGAL BLOG AND CONTENT WRITER – Writefully Inspired is looking for a writer with experience working in the legal field or who is in law school for weekly writing jobs. To be considered for this remote writing job, you must be able to interpret case law and statues and create 400+ word blogs/content following a specified format. SEO writing experience is also required. Read more/apply

EXPERIENCED NOVELISTS – A boutique book company is looking for experienced novelists for remote ghostwriting jobs, writing women’s fiction, YA, domestic suspense. You must be able to take an idea, story outline, and characters and create stories of 70K to 90K words that will resonate with other women. You must provide samples of previously published work to be considered for this fiction writing job. Read more/apply

COPYWRITER/EMAIL CAMPAIGN WRITER – This writing job is for a remote writer to create content for a soon-to-be launched brand. You must have 2 to 5 years of writing experience and a related degree or strong portfolio to be considered. Being a whiz at social media and experience with AWeber, Campaign Monitor, and LeadPages would also come in handy for this online writing job. You will be writing landing page copy, blogs, social media posts, emails, and more. Must be available to work 5 to 20 hours a week and offer full availability via Skype and email. Read more/apply

STAFF WRITER (Remote OK) – Apartment Therapy Media is looking for a full-time writer to join the Kitchn Editorial team. The writer will write 2 to 6 articles per day covering home, food, and culture, stay on top of the latest trends, and conduct interviews with experts and personalities. To be considered for this remote writing job, you must also have 2 to 3 years of relevant experience writing for a digital company and solid interviewing skills. Read more/apply

PRESS RELEASE WRITER – PressCable is looking for a press release writer to create newsworthy stories that will be picked up by mainstream media and social media enthusiasts. This is a remote writing job that’s perfect for writers who are able to find interesting angles and experience creating share-worthy content and press releases. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITERS – Babylist is looking for freelance writers to work from home. You should have solid knowledge about pregnancy and parenting, and baby gear for this remote writing job. Responsibilities include writing short product guides to long-form, informative articles. You should be able to meet deadlines, adapt writing to brand voices, and have experience writing for baby or parenting publications. Read more/apply

SOCIAL MEDIA WRITER – Valnet is looking for a social media writer to work from home to create Facebook posts for their 10 brands. This is a remote freelance writing job for a writer who has strong attention to detail and social media skills. Read more/apply

Canadian Writing Jobs (On-Site Writing Jobs in Canada)

TECHNICAL WRITER – Canadian Blood Services is looking for two technical writers anywhere in Canada. You must have post-secondary education in a relevant discipline from a recognized academic institution and 3 to 6 years of related experience, ideally in biologics manufacturing.  These are full-time Canadian writing jobs. Read more/apply

FREELANCE COPYWRITER – Art & Science Digital Experience Design in Toronto is looking for a freelance writer to create website copy for a streetwear fashion retailer geared at brand and design-savvy males aged 13 to 30. Think hip-hop, street culture, and luxury brands. Pay is $20 to $50 per hour. At least one year of experience in copywriting and product descriptions related to fashion is required for this Canadian freelance copywriting job. Read more/apply

DIGITAL CONTENT WRITER – Content Thread, a web content management consulting firm in Toronto, is looking for a digital content writer. You must be able to research, investigate, co-ordinate, and writer stories and have a solid understanding of SEO. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

The New Quarterly (TNQ) – TNQ, a Canadian literary journal, is looking is open to submissions for flash fiction, short stories, nonfiction, and poetry.  Payment is $250 for a short story or nonfiction entry and $40 for poem or postscript story in exchange for first Canadian publishing rights; you keep copyright. Submissions to TNQ must be made by mail as they do not currently accept submissions by email.

To read the full submission guidelines, go to: https://tnq.ca/submissions/

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Triangulation Anthology – Parsec Ink is accepting submissions for their 14th themed speculative fiction annual. This year’s theme is “music” and they are looking for fantasy, SciFi, weird fiction, or speculative horror submission where music, a musical instrument, or musical culture makes a meaningful appearance. Stories should be a maximum of 5,000 words. Payment is 2 cents per words, plus one e-book and one print copy of the anthology. Additional copies can be purchased at wholesale price.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://parsecink.com/submission-guidelines/

 

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