Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Monday, November 10 2008

Canada

Part Time Freelancers for Magazine

Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wrg/911886456.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute with monthly meetings in Toronto
Key Requirements:  Subject matter expertise in any of their required areas.
Compensation:  Per Article

Freelance Articles on Dating and Sex

Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wrg/912751789.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Some experience in the online dating world
Compensation:  $50.00 to $75.00 per article

Media Releases for Biology Journal

Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/910048290.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute, posted in Vancouver Craigslist
Key Requirements:  Familiarity with molecular ecology.
Compensation:  TBD

Web Writers/Copywriting Instructors – Vancouver

Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/911074812.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Vancouver
Key Requirements:  Significant industry experience to draw on, experience teaching small groups.
Compensation:  State Expectations upon application

USA

Web Design Blogger

Link:  http://losangeles.craigslist.org/wst/wrg/911731723.html
Key Requirements:  Able to write intelligently on web design and SEO
Compensation:  10.00 per post (200-250 words each) three times a week

SEO Content Writers for Online Casinos

Link:  http://lasvegas.craigslist.org/wri/911525874.html
Key Requirements:  Able to write for SEO on various casino topics.
Compensation:   TBD

Theatre Writers

Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/909998250.html
Key Requirements:  Attend performances, write reviews, have some knowledge of theatre
Compensation:  TBD
Note:  This one could be US or Canada, they are looking for worldwide

Friday November 7th 2008

Good Morning kids – I’m off to donate my blood, breath (really, I am.  It’s kind of cool) and other bodily items to science today so I hope you appreciate that I am doing this without the benefit of coffee this morning.  What I won’t do for you guys…  not a lot in the pipe today though.  Check out the listing from yesterday if you missed it, there is a lot there.

Canada

Financial Writer – Toronto

Company:  Redwood Communications
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/908165108.html
Key Requirements:  Degree in Journalism, 3-5 years editorial with 2 years in an online environment.  Financial experience.
Compensation:  Competitive

Web Writer Wanted – Richmond

Company:  Webcopyplus.com
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/908700638.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, apparently in a leather chair.  I’d make sure it’s leather first :).
Key Requirements:  Web writing experience
Compensation:  $40,000 (not bad for this kind of work).

USA

Fun Web Content Project

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/wri/908203969.html
Key Requirements:  Background in writing
Compensation:  Limited budget, but sounds reasonable to work with

Thursday November 6, 2008

Canada

Web Content Writer Wanted – IBM

Company:  IBM
Link:  http://www.workopolis.com/EN/job/10165613
Key Requirements:  See ad
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Compensation:  TBD

Sports Writer

Company:  fantasysports.ca
Link:  http://www.workopolis.com/EN/job/10441432
Onsite/Telecommute:  Doesn’t say – preferably from Montreal, but building database of freelancers
Key Requirements:  Love of Sports
Compensation:  TBD

Web Content Writer – Toronto

Company:  Ganz – Webkinz
Link:  http://www.workopolis.com/EN/job/10165571
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Toronto
Key Requirements:  1 year marketing copywriting experience in a business setting
Compensation:  TBD

Copywriter – CHUM Radio Windsor

Company:  CHUM Radio Windsor, CTV
Link:  http://www.workopolis.com/EN/job/10448600
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Key Requirements:  Diploma in Broadcasting or Radio experience

USA

Freelancing for the Enquirer

Company:  The Enquirer
Link:  http://www.journalismjobs.com/Job_Listing.cfm?JobID=992653
Key Requirements:  Propose a human interest story
Compensation:  TBD

Acne Blogger

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://newjersey.craigslist.org/wri/907683159.html
Key Requirements:  Interest in Acne, send related samples
Compensation:  $50.00 per blog (probably not per posting – ask for clarification)

Wednesday, October 5 2008

*Yawn* – I think we’re all a little sleepy this morning after staying up and watching history happen.

Canada

Experienced Real Estate/Legal Writers Wanted

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/yrk/wri/906688058.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Experience, preferably licensed, in real estate and/or legal
Compensation:  TBD

Communications Specialist UBC Vancouver

Company:  UBC
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/905584436.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite
Key Requirements:  Degree, 4 years experience in a health care or research field as a communications specialist.
Compensation:  $55,000 to $65,000 commensurate with experience

Technical Writer – Kitchener

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://kitchener.en.craigslist.ca/wri/906259227.html
Key Requirements:  3 years technical writing experience
Compensation:  $25.00/hr

USA

Blog about Golf & NASCAR?  Hells Yes!!

Company:  B5 Media
Link:  http://jobs.problogger.net/view/1816
Key Requirements:  Have a love for golf or NASCAR.
Compensation:  TBD

Virtual Writer

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://phoenix.craigslist.org/nph/wrg/905624754.html
Key Requirements:   Write catchy press releases and collaterals
Compensation:  $75.00 per piece that company uses.

Tuesday, November 4, 2008

I’m going to be throwing quite a few leads up here today for you all.  While I imagine most people will be glued to the US election, you can always apply tomorrow!  In honour of our American friends to the south, the US comes first today.

USA

Resume Writers Wanted

Company:  VD Writers
Link:  http://www.writerfind.com/freelance_jobs/job5054.htm
Key Requirements:  Know how to write a resume
Compensation:  $20.00 per resume

Environmental Writers for Ezine

Company:  Ezine for East Bay and San Francisco
Link:  http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/wrg/901985891.html
Key Requirements:  Have some environmental background
Compensation:  20.00 per article

Retirement Bloggers

Company:  American Association of Future Retirees
Link:  http://jobs.problogger.net/view/1810
Key Requirements:  Have some knowledge of preparation for retirement
Compensation:  TBD

Online Copywriter – 8 Full Time

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://jobs.problogger.net/view/1811
Key Requirements:  Love of writing, attention to detail, deadline conscious
Compensation:  TBD

Canada

Online Hip-Hop Magazine Needs Writers

Company:  soundhustle.com
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/903975749.html
Key Requirements:  Love of Hip-Hop
Online/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Compensation:  TBD

Copy Editor With Marketing Experience – Toronto

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wrg/905103283.html
Online/Telecommute:  Telecommute, but based in downtown Toronto
Compensation:  TBD

Editor – Fashion, Tech, and Travel

Company:  AskMen.com
Link:  http://montreal.en.craigslist.ca/wri/904488906.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Montreal
Key Requirements:  2 plus years experience in online environment, research, SEO
Compensation:  TBD