Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Friday, December 5th 2008

Hello intrepid readers.  I’m losing my mind right now and I am sure you are too.  More, more more!

Canada

Writer Still Wanted – Richmond

Company:  Webcopyplus
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/945322256.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Key Requirements:  Stellar writer
Compensation:  $40,000, leather chair, corner office.  What more could a writer want?

Articles on Tax Free Savings Accounts

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/946197671.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Financial writing background
Compensation:  Send rates

USA

Part-Time Editor

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/wch/wri/945877024.html
Key Requirements:  Editing background, send samples
Compensation:  Send rates

Funny Writers Wanted

Company:  Not stated, but apparently they are “large”.  I’ve heard that before 😉
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wrg/945281939.html
Key Requirements:  Be able to make peeps LOLZ
Compensation:  Depends

Article Writer on AP Style

Company:  Ghostwrite for someone
Link:  http://www.freelancejobopenings.com/job/d001223e899dda15d3d1f59473425039/?d=1&source=rss_page
Key Requirements:  Have a good handle on AP Style
Compensation:  Send a quote for all 8 articles

Thursday, December 4 2008

Canada

Blogger/Horoscope Writer
Company:  Best of Adult Toys.com
Link:  http://www.bestofadulttoys.com/pages/employment-opportunities.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Flare for creative writing, include rate card or rate per word
Compensation:  Send your rates

Writers Needed
Company:  moneyclipping.com
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/944400518.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Love of blogging, good research skills
Compensation:  $30.00 for 500 words

US

Report on Making Money Online
Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/jsy/wrg/942659309.html
Key Requirements:  Have knowledge of how to set up a website, etc.
Compensation:  Send rates

Freelance Finance Writer
Company:  Vault.com
LInk:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wri/942212805.html
Key Requirements:  Experience in finance writing
Compensation:  Not Stated

Wednesday December 3, 2008

Canada

Associate Editor – Toronto

Company:  Communications Marketing Company
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/942717982.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Key Requirements:  1 year experience, good customer service skills
Compensation:  $62,000/a

Cancer Patient Writers – Vancouver

Company:  www.cancer.im
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/941927313.html
Key Requirements:  Experience with content writing
Onsite/Telecommute:  Doesn’t say, but ad lists downtown
Compensation:  TBD

News Writers Needed

Company:  Pointednews.com
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/942959566.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Portfolio, some experience
Compensation:  $10.00 per 500 words

USA

Fire Apparatus Magazine Seeks Writers

Company:  Fire Apparatus Magazine
Link:  http://freelancewriting.jobthread.com/job/09910af7e9f8f45e53b9d893777b05f9/
Key Requirements:  Background in firefighting industry
Compensation:  TBD

Freelance ESL Materials

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://freelancewriting.jobthread.com/job/1544988f4c90d27e6e7af867ff76254f/
Key Requirements:  Some ESL/educational experience
Compensation:  $10/12 an hour

HipHop WordPress Blogger

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/wri/942308018.html
Key Requirements:  Responsible blogger who knows hip-hop and can post daily
Compensation:  TBD

Tuesday, December 2 2008

Canada

BlogTo.com wants Writers – Toronto

Company:  Blogto.com
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/941006411.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute, but going to particular stores etc
Key Requirements:  Willingness to travel within TO
Compensation:  TBD

Newsletter & Press Release Writer

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/940985407.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Writer for monthly newsletter and occasional press release
Compensation:  Competitive

USA

Freelance Copywriter

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/wri/940809550.html
Key Requirements:  Familiar with Chicago manual of style
Compensation:  5.00 per description (75 to 100 words)

Health Care Bloggers

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newjersey.craigslist.org/wrg/940646148.html
Key Requirements:  None
Compensation:  $10.00/hr

Monday, December 1st

Hey there fellow writers – got a lot of US stuff for you today.

Canada

Freelance Writers – Durham

Company:  Various Durham publications
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/drh/wri/936406995.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Not stated, would think telecommute since they ask for freelance
Key Requirements:  Experience as a freelance writer or photographer, knowledge of Durham region (Oshawa, Ajax, Pickering, Whitby etc.)
Compensation:  TBD

South Asian Weekly Newspaper Ghostwriter – Toronto

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/937554550.html
Key Requirements:  Understanding of south asian community
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Compensation:  TBD

Bilingual Editor – Ottawa

Company:  Federal Government Client
Link:  http://ottawa.en.craigslist.ca/wri/936712574.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Key Requirements:  Degree or relevant experience, English & French spoken & written
Compensation:  TBD

Health & Fitness Freelance Writers

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://kitchener.en.craigslist.ca/wri/937689987.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Expert in any one of the areas that they cover
Compensation:  Per assignment

US

Bloggers for New Book – Why Hasn’t He Proposed

As an aside, my boyfriend just walked by my computer screen and was like “What is that?” while the posting was open – way to make a guy nervous.  Hee hee hee…
Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wrg/939069591.html
Key Requirements:  Some experience blogging, be available for media blitz in January
Compensation:  $10.00 to $15.00 per article.

Home Inspection Articles

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wri/938970728.html
Key Requirements:  Some knowledge of home inspection industry
Compensation:  $4.50 per 150 word article – a bit low but short pieces.

Pieces Zine Call for Writers

Company:  pieces-zine.com
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wrg/938431564.html
Key Requirements:  Humour (spell it without the u though, you’re in the US here) and a love of research.  Also a strict attentiveness to deadlines.
Compensation:  $10.00/article

Product Copywriter

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://longisland.craigslist.org/wri/937659317.htmlKey Requirements:  interest in fashion or jewelry, ability to write clear descriptions
Compensation:  Up to $1000.00 per month

Educational Publisher Looking for Writers

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/brk/wri/936441022.html
Key Requirements:  blog writers and freelance writers for current product development
Compensation:  TBD