Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Wednesday, October 1st, 2008

October already!!  Wow.  Time sure does fly when you are freelancing!

Copywriter Needed – Toronto

Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/861398164.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Check with site owner, says must be in GTA but doesn’t say work is onsite.
Key Requirements:  University degree, experience in marketing and copywriting
Compensation:  TBD

Marketing Material/Website Writer – Vancouver/Coquitlam

Link: http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/861397802.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute, must be in Van/Coquitlam
Key Requirements:  Must be an effective writer
Compensation:   Part Time, Contract

Tuesday, September 30th 2008

Gourmet Food Blogger – Montreal

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://montreal.en.craigslist.ca/wri/858792976.htm
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute, within 50 k of Montreal
Key Requirements:  Passion for food, innate writing ability for different audiences.
Compensation:  $15-20 an hour.

Web Content & Technical Writer

Company:  Intellex
Link:  Click Here for more
Key Requirements:  See link – 2 jobs are in this posting.
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Edmonton
Compensation:  TBD

Monday, September 29th

Due to some problems with my theme and a very busy week, you didn’t see much from me last week.  That’s all done with now – expect regular postings here.

In-House Agency Copywriter, Montreal

Company:  Nstein Technologies
Link:  Click Here
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Montreal
Key Requirements:  Bachelor in administration, communication or marketing, 3-5 years in a similar position
Compensation:  Full-Time, Salary

Managing Editor, Work From Home West Coast

Company:  West Coast Families Magazine
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/858120758.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Combination, title says work from home but description hints at meetings and “flexible” hours rather than solely work at home.  Writer should probably be in Van area.
Key Requirements:  Education and experience in writing articles and editing.
Compensation:  $38,000 to $45,000

Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Quite a few leads from the Van area today.  Toronto is looking a bit thin in the past week.

Journalist and Authority in Cosmetic Surgery Wanted To Write an Article

Company:  Fusion Publishing
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/851182227.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute OK, but must be Canadian
Key Requirements:  Professional Journalist, Authority on Cosmetic Surgery, Canadian
Compensation:  Negotiable
Notes:  October 7 Deadline

Online Copywriter, Vancouver

Company:  Freshtracks.ca
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/851142373.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Vancouver
Key Requirements:  History of results-driven online copy
Compensation:  Base Salary plus Bonus
Notes:  No Phone Calls

Pacific Northwest Travel Guide Writer

Company:  Avalon Publishing
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/850783664.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Must be familiar with the Pacific Northwest and area attractions.  Must also have a history of writing about the Pacific Northwest.
Compensation:  Advance & Royalties

Montreal Magazine Associate Editor

Company:  montrealmagazine.ca
Link:  http://montreal.en.craigslist.ca/wri/850449918.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  OK, but given the magazine subject should probably live in Montreal
Key Requirements:  Must have history of writing and editing, and be web-savvy.
Compensation:  Salary

Monday, September 22, 2008

Writer Needed – Vancouver

Company:  Not Disclosed
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/847036935.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, meetings with client, Vancouver
Key Requirements:  Law/legal background, some application and documentation writing.