Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Monday, December 22 2008

Canada

Senior Editor – News – Montreal
Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://montreal.en.craigslist.ca/wri/961684720.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Key Requirements:  5 years experience as an editor
Compensation:  TBD

Freelance Copywriter – Contract – Toronto
Company:  Insurance Company
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/965004654.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Not Stated
Key Requirements:  Must have experience with employee benefits
Compensation:  TBD

USA

Freelance Writer
Company:  Bier Magazine
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wrg/964464123.html
Key Requirements:  Be able to write articles geared towards men
Compensation:  TBD

Thursday, December 18 2008

Canada

Heart & Stroke Blogger
Company:  Heart & Stroke Foundation
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/961770750.html
Key Requirements:  Have some samples to provide and a healthy outlook; be female
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute with a trip to Toronto for a fashion show
Compensation:  $250.00 per month with all-expense paid trip to Toronto

Editor – Toronto
Company: CLB Media
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/961627892.html
Key Requirements:  Diploma in Journalism, experience editing
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Compensation:  TBD

Senior Copywriter – Real Estate
Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wrg/962408391.html
Key Requirements:  See ad, quite a few
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Compensation:  Commensurate with experience

Freelance Tech Editor/Writer for short project
Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/962368237.html
Key Requirements:  some experience tech editing
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute but Vancouver resident preferred
Compensation:  See ad

Wednesday, December 17 2008

Canada

Medical/Pharma Writer – Toronto

Company:  Aquent recruiting for company
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/960453408.html
Key Requirements:  2-3 years experience, writing online and off
Compensation:  TBD

Transcriptions of Interviews

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/960392529.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Can Transcribe
Compensation:  Interviews are 30-45 minutes each, they are offering $30.00 per transcription.  There are 15 of them.

One French and One English Blogger

Company:  The Heart Foundation (not sure if it is Heart & Stroke, in French) @ thehearttruth.ca
Link:  http://montreal.en.craigslist.ca/wri/961092205.html
Key Requirements:  Be a lady between 40 and 60, commit to a healthy lifestyle for a few months, be OK with sharing personal experiences

For those who don’t read French and want to apply for the English position:

Send two writing samples, a short biography and a link to your blog, website, or online portfolio.

Compensation:  Minimum of 1 blog a week for six months, salary of $250.00 per month.  Those selected will be sent to Toronto for (some event – not sure what) with all expenses paid in March.  Nice gig if you can get it!

US

Copywriter

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wrg/960431326.html
Key Requirements:  Can write a press release and maintain a company blog
Compensation:  Not Stated

WordPress Blogger/Keyword Rich Writer

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/wrg/960114056.html
Key Requirements:  WordPress and understanding of SEO writing
Compensation:  Not stated

Tuesday, December 16 2008

For the next few weeks we may only be able to feature US-only postings as the Canadian ones are thinning out for the holidays.  Bear with us in these bleak times and we’ll still continue to serve up the leads.

USA

Dog Bloggers Needed

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://jobs.problogger.net/view/1900
Key Requirements:  Have a passion for dogs and pet issues.
Compensation:  TBA

Bloggers Needed

Company:  Wine Accessory Retailer
Link:  http://seattle.craigslist.org/oly/wri/958685811.html
Key Requirements:  Must Enjoy Writing
Compensation:  $12.00/hr

Leading Parenting Website wants Bloggers

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/wri/958667524.html
Key Requirements:  Parents who are already blogging regularly
Compensation:  $125.00 a week for five posts.  Original pictures requested.

Monday, December 14 2008

Here are a few to sink your teeth into today.  They’ll be a bit thin for the rest of December due to the lead up to the holidays but we’ll keep them coming!

Canada

Health Writer

Company:  Agency
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/957367317.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Some travel may be required
Key Requirements:  Some experience in health industry, familiar with local (Toronto) media outlets and healthcare facilities
Compensation:  Not Stated

Website and Brochure Writing for Small Company

Company:  In structural (precast) industry
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/957367317.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Have a portfolio
Compensation: Not Stated

Full Time Financial Copywriter – Toronto

Company:  Agency (Alluvion) recruiting for CIBC
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/957134175.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, full-time
Key Requirements:  Experience working for financial institutions on product launches
Compensation:  TBD

Technical IT Blog Writer

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/yrk/wri/954981756.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Knowledge of DNS, SMTP, Spam, RBL, Windows 2003 and MS Exchange and other various computer topics.
Compensation:  10-20.00 per post, each post no more than a few paras

USA

Contract Writer Wanted – 3 Months

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wri/956185857.html
Key Requirements:  Need to have bachelor’s degree or above, need half day at least per day.
Compensation:  $20.00 per review, they expect you will make about 100.00/day.