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Writing Jobs, September 06, 2018

Good morning from my new writing office! Hope you’re feelin’ all perky this fine

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Today’s list is another meaty one with work-from-home writing jobs for writers anywhere in the world and some great on-site Canadian writing jobs for my fellow canucks. There are also a couple of calls for submissions for short stories and more. Good luck!

If you’ve ended up here because you’re looking to hire a writer or have a call for submissions to share, you can submit a free writing job ad here. You can also contact me for reviews if you have a product that would be useful to a writer.

See you tomorrow with another list if writing job leads!

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

DAILY CONTRACT FREELANCE WRITER – Ranker is hiring talented freelance writers to research and write 3 articles/lists a day, 5 days a week as assigned by editors. These are remote writing jobs that allow you to work from home. Pay is per article and based on the length of the assignment and research required. You must have similar freelance writing experience, advanced research and writing skills, and proven ability turning around high volume content on deadline. Read more/apply

MEDICAL WRITERS – ViralMD is hiring medical writers to cover women’s health, fertility, and other health and medical topics. Articles will range from 350 to 500 words and you should be able to write a minimum of 3 articles each week. Pay is $30 per article. (Perhaps best suited to those looking for writing jobs for beginners who want to build their portfolio and get experience in the niche). Read more/apply

FREELANCE CONTENT WRITERS – Movers.com is looking to hire freelance content writers to write a variety of content including how-to articles and guides, infographics, and eBooks on topics related to relocation and moving, such as real estate, home improvement, and more. You must have 1-3 years of experience in content creation and content management, digital marketing, and SEO. Read more/apply

DATING GHOSTWRITERS – Virtual Dating Assistants (VIDA) is hiring dating ghostwriters to write dating profiles and messages for their clients who are looking for love on various dating sites and apps. The pay ranges from US $13 – $17 per hour. These are online writing jobs that allow you to write from home. You should have a good sense of humor and top-notch writing skills to be considered. Read more/apply

NEWS WRITER AND REPORTER – Endpoints News is hiring an experienced news writer to contribute breaking biopharma news articles as assigned by editors. This is a remote writing job for an experienced writer with proven business reporting and writing chops. You must be able to turn around great copy on a tight deadline. Read more/apply

HEALTHCARE CONTENT WRITER – LiveWorld is hiring a content writer for their healthcare division. This is a remote writing job / contract role for 35 hours per month. Pay is $35 to $40 per hour. You must be able to create compelling content and find/develop images and infographics. Pharma experience is preferred but not necessary, but you must be comfortable with technical content and able to understand medical conditions. Read more/apply

ANIME CONTENT WRITERS – Ranker is hiring anime content writers. These are remote writing jobs that entail writing clear informative and fun content related to current and older anime. You’ll be expected to turn in from 5 to 10 lists per week. To apply you’ll need to include links to your published anime content. Read more/apply

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

CONTENT WRITER – LinkNow Media is hiring a freelance content writer to work in their office located in Montreal, Quebec. The pay is $35,000 to $42,000 per year. An excellent command of the English language (written and spoken) is required, along with keyword placement and SEO knowledge, and strong research skills. You will be required to submit a sample on one of the topics listed in the original job posting to be considered for this Canadian writing job. Read more/apply

SENIOR COPYWRITER AND CONTENT MARKETER – PAI Health is looking for a senior copywriter to work in their Vancouver, British Columbia office. They’re looking for a versatile and creative communicator able to translate abstract concepts into compelling written and visual narratives, including blog posts, press releases, email campaigns, marketing collateral, and more. You must have a BA or college degree in Marketing or Communications, 5 or more years of relevant writing and content development experience, 3 years digital marketing and 1 year B2B marketing experience. Read more/apply

JUNIOR WRITER – Target Marketing located in St. John’s, Newfoundland is hiring a junior writer with at least 2 years of experience. You’ll be expected to come up with great ideas and work on everything from TV and radio to print and digital content. Read more/apply

WEB CONTENT EDITOR – Home Depot Canada is hiring a full-time web content editor to plan, create, organize, edit, and structure content for their online initiatives. You must have a BA or degree in Marketing or English and/or 3 – 5 years of web editing experience, SEO experience, and some technical knowledge of various web platforms to be considered for this Canadian writing job. This is a full-time writing position located in Toronto, Ontario. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL: STORIES ABOUT MY MOM. The popular anthology series is looking for stories and poems written by daughters and sons of all ages about their moms, stepmoms, or anyone that is like a mom to you. They want stories that will make readers laugh, cry, or nod in recognition. They’re looking for specific anecdotes about you and your mom – not tributes or biographies. Speak from the heart. Keep the story to 1,200 words or less. Deadline is September 30th for this one, but they have other calls open so be sure to check them out. Pay is $200.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: http://www.chickensoup.com/story-submissions/possible-book-topics

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LESS THAN THREE – LIFE AFTER ALL ANTHOLOGY. According to their website, this is an “apocalyptic/post-apocalyptic/pastoral apocalyptic LGBTQIA+ anthology”. They’re looking for stories about life after the end of the world that are far from bleak and hopeless. Deadline is September 30th. Stories should be at least 8,000 words but not exceed 15,000 words and must be about a post-apocalyptic society with a HEA or HFN end. Any subgenre is accepted: sci-fi, contemporary, mystery, etc. Payment is $150 on signed contract, plus one copy of the eBook and two paperback.

You can read the full submission guidelines at: https://www.lessthanthreepress.com/anthology-submissions/

 

 

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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

Don’t forget that you can have my list of writing jobs delivered right to your inbox by following via email using the link to your right.

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, 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 26, 2018

You look like you could use a coffee. It is Monday after all. Pour yourself a big ol’ mug full coffee red nails writingjobscanadaand then sit back and enjoy today’s list of paid writing opportunities. Who knows, you just might find the writing gig of your dreams that’ll make Mondays seem like Monday-y. 😉

Today’s list features several remote / work-from-home freelance writing jobs open to writers anywhere in the world, a couple of calls for submissions that are also open to all, and of course, some Canadian writing jobs for writers based in this beautiful country o’ mine.

Good luck!

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

SOCIAL COPYWRITER – MonetizeMore is hiring a writer capable of writing great long form and snappy taglines. This is a fully remote freelance writing job for a writer with previous experience writing for marketing, advertising, or communications projects. You should have experience across various forms of writing, from blogs and social media to scripts and press releases. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER – DBPC Group of Companies is hiring a freelance writer to contribute to their magazine geared at inspiring business professionals. This is a remote work from home writing job that may require the occasional visit to their North York office. You must have experience as a digital writer, journalist, or editor, and knowledge of economic or financial markets terminology. SEO and online marketing experience are also required. Read more/apply

DIRECT RESPONSE COPYWRITER – Legacy Living International is hiring an experienced, dynamic, soulful copywriter to writer content for sales pages, website, and email campaigns for a team of soul-driven entrepreneurs. Pay is $15 USD per hour. Read more/apply

WRITERS FOR LITERARUY STUDY GUIDES – SuperSummary.com is hiring experienced writers with a background in literary analysis to write study guides 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

ASTROLOGY, TAROT, NUMEROLOGY WRITERS – A modern spirituality blog is in need of writers to write 600-1,000 word posts on topics including astrology, tarot cards and readings, birth charts, and numerology. To be considered for one of these freelance blogging jobs, you must be knowledgeable about the niche and SEO. Read more/apply

CONTENT WRITERS – CryptoCanada is hiring freelance content writers with an interest in cryptocurrency to identify, pitch, and write breaking news stories. These are remote content writing jobs for writers with experience in content writing, and ideally SEO and WordPress experience. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER – Kimjoy is hiring a freelance writer to write product copy, blog and social media posts, geared at North American shoppers. You must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in writing and a design or furniture-related field to be considered for this freelance writing job, as well as previously published work. Pay is $20 to $30 per hour. Chinese would be an asset but is not required. 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

Canadian Writing Jobs (Writers IN Canada ONLY)

ECOMMERCE WRITER – Sporting Life is hiring an ecommerce writer to write product descriptions. This is a full-time Canadian writing job located in Toronto, Ontario. You must be an experienced writer with a strong work ethic and high energy level, strong research skills, and working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites, Internet Explorer, AS400, and In-House Access Database. Read more/apply

DIGITAL CONTENT WRITER – GTA Homes is hiring a digital content writer to work in their office in Vaughan, Ontario, is looking for an experienced, full-time digital content writer to join their marketing team. To be considered for this content writing job, you must have a university or college diploma in a writing or media-related field and 2-5 years of related experience. An understanding of SEO and ability to write everything from blog and social media posts to promotional material is required. Read more/apply

FREELANCE WRITER  – CNC Industries Ltd. In Edmonton, Alberta, is hiring a freelance writer to write articles and advertising materials. This is a Canadian writing job for an experienced writer with a Masters in English or a related field. The pay is $35 to $50 per hour. Read more/apply

SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS WRITER – Our Kids Media is hiring a full-time communications writer. This is an on-site writing job located in Mississauga, Ontario. You must have a university degree, 7+ years of marketing or communications experience, and the ability to sell and explain complex ideas persuasively. Read more/apply

BILINGUAL MARKETING COPYWRITER – SkipTheDishes is hiring a bilingual copywriter to write marketing materials in French and English. This is a full-time on-site writing job located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. You must be able to ensure a consistent voice and tone across all platforms of communications, have a strong attention to detail in proofreading, and be fluent in English and French. Experience proofing layouts and copy is also required for this fast-paced Canadian writing job. Read more/apply

Calls for Submissions

BRIARPATCH MAGAZINE – This quarterly magazine publishes writing on a wide range of topics, including current events, electoral politics, economic justice, grassroots activism, food security, gender equity, international solidarity, and other issues if political importance. They welcome queries from unpublished and seasoned writers, front-line activists and anyone else with a story to tell. They pay $75 for profiles, short essays, reviews, parting shots (generally <1000 words), $150 for feature stories, photo essays, and $225 for research-based articles and investigative reportage (generally 1500-3000 words).

You can read their full writer’s guidelines at: https://briarpatchmagazine.com/submissions

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THE OLD SCHOOLHOUSE – TOS is a quarterly trade magazine for homeschoolers. They are open to queries with well-structured article proposals and examples of your previously published work. Articles must be previously unpublished and not sell any product. Maximum word count is 800. Payment is $50 per accepted article. They have a list of special features and themes for upcoming issues.

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