Tag Archives: journalists

Wednesday, January 7th 2009


Kids Website – Vancouver
Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/982572733.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Doesn’t Say
Key Requirements:  Previous experience with online games writing
Compensation:  Per Word

Calian – Writer Ottawa
Company:  Probably the government
Link:  http://jobview.monster.ca/GetJob.aspx?JobID=78427782
Onsite/Telecommute:  Doesn’t say, project until March 2009
Key Requirements:  Secret clearance
Compensation:  TBD


Blog Writer Sparknotes.com
Company:  Sparknotes.com, division of Barnes and Noble
Key Requirements:  Be a Comedic writer or one of the other items – not too many Canadians who are expert in SAT’s or College Admissions though
Compensation:  TBD

Book Producer/Publisher
Company:  Not Stated
Link: http://www.mediabistro.com/joblistings/jobview.asp?joid=86559&page=1
Key Requirements:  Ability to develop a house style book, familiar with Chicago Manual of Style

Alternative Medicine Writer
Company:  Mary Ann Liebert
Link: http://www.mediabistro.com/joblistings/jobview.asp?joid=86563&page=1
Key Requirements:  People who know the people, players and issues in the CAM field.  Acupuncture, botanicals, etc.  Prefers journalists.
Compensation:  TBD
Alternative Energy Website
Company:  Not Stated
Key Requirements:  Be knowledgeable about and preferably have worked in solar energy or a similar field.
Compensation:  TBD

Tuesday, December 9th 2008


Documentation Specialist – 3 month Contract Toronto

Company:  EIM Systems
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/951015763.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Key Requirements:  Experience with user manuals, etc.
Compensation:  Market Rates

Journalists to Blog at a Mining Conference

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/950441346.html
Key Requirements:  Journalists with mining background needed for 2 days to blog at a trade show
Compensation:  $150.00 … for 2 days.  Not great but meh… thought I’d post it anyway.  Could be good networking.

Survey for Writers – Vancouver

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/950370074.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, 1 hour survey, Vancouver
Key Requirements:  Be willing to talk about being a writer for an hour
Compensation:  $60.00

Update – the ad for an economics writer was a call for an essay mill.  Link has been removed and I would ask anyone using this blog to reconsider applying or working for any of these services.  There are more than enough paid jobs out there that you don’t have to work for these jokers.


Recruitment Blogger

Company:  Corporate Eye
Link:  http://jobs.problogger.net/view/1877
Key Requirements:  Can blog on using the company website as a recruiting tool.
Compensation:  $30.00 per post, 3 times per week.

Renewable Energy Blogger

Company:  Smith Energy, LLC
Link:  http://jobs.problogger.net/view/1881
Key Requirements:  MA preferred, be able to establish and maintain their corporate blog.  Must have experience in the renewable energy/environmental industry.
Compensation:  TBD

Cute, Well-Paying Assignment

Company:  Tablet Hotels
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wrg/949888789.html
Key Requirements:  They say experience is irrelevant but having some experience in the hospitality industry will probably help you here.
Compensation:  $75.00 per 250 words