Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Assistant Professor, Creative Nonfiction, University of Victoria

The Department of Writing at the University of Victoria invites applications for a tenure-track position in creative nonfiction at the Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2018.

 

As a member of a small department, the candidate will be expected to share in administrative duties at the departmental, faculty and university levels, including as the Director of the Professional Writing Minor in Journalism and Publishing. Teaching duties will include creative nonfiction workshops and lecture courses on the theory and practice of creative nonfiction, journalism and/or publishing, as well as the supervision of graduate students and the mentorship of sessional instructors.

 

In accordance with the University’s Equity Plan and pursuant to Section 42 of the BC Human Rights code, preference will be given to women. Candidates from this group who wish to qualify for preferential consideration are encouraged to self-identify.

 

 

Contact, David Leach, writingchair@uvic.ca

 

Location: Victoria, B.C.

 

Deadline: September 15, 2017-07-10

 

Details: http://www.uvic.ca/opportunities/home/faculty/current/CREA%20230-052.php

Web copy writer needed for a credit profile provider

We are revamping our existing website and need to collaborate with an experienced web copy / blog writer in financial services.

What we do :

– Credit profiles and information
– bankruptcy alerts
– per-employment background check (in the food industry)
– Collection services

We specialize in the food industry segment and would like someone that has a sufficient knowledge of the business.

We need web copy for our 5 core services + blog articles of 800 words in average on a regular basis. Frequency is TBD.

Our main goal is to get a nice spot in the search result pages, so SEO best practices are a must have.

We do provide ranking and sales keywords.

We are open to answer your questions if you do have any. Please forward your resume and samples by email to mahrez.taalbi@gmail.com

Local Experts Wanted for City Guides

EnVeritas Group is hiring local experts for 15 cities worldwide for a fun content travel project. We’re looking for people who know the city like the back of their hand and want to share their knowledge to help create trustworthy, inspirational content. The client is one of the world’s largest internet companies, and the end product are short, snappy neighborhood guides.

We’re looking for local experts from the following cities who can start immediately:

Dresden
Dusseldorf
Hanoi
Kyoto
Jaipur
Marrakesh
Napoli
Beijing
Oklahoma City
Charlotte
Louisville
Pittsburgh
București
Salt Lake City

If interested, please read the overview: http://bit.ly/2sVellnand send in the application on the last page. The work is remote. Contact Heather – hvandenengel@enveritasgroup.com with any questions.

Digital Copywriter for Six-Month Contract at Canadian Tire

 

Be part of an iconic Canadian brand. We’re looking for a digital copywriter who can write snappy banner headlines, clear scripts for how-to videos, content for private label brands and more. This is a full-time, six-month contract at our midtown Toronto office.

 

Please send a resumé, cover letter and writing samples to Jacquelyn.Clydesdale@cantire.com by July 7, 2017.

Seeking Experienced Automotive Writer/Video Host in Vancouver

 
We are a print and online publisher seeking experienced freelance writers who can produce high-quality sponsored content for our local and national clients in Vancouver. In particular, we are in search of an automotive writer for a series of articles that will be published over the next two months. We are also producing short videos to accompany each article and we’d like our writer to be able to host them. 
We pay $300 for 750-word articles. There will be an additional fee for hosting each video.
 
Those interested should send article samples and links to video clips to vanpublisher@gmail.com. Candidates should be based in the Lower Mainland.