Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Thursday October 9, 2008

Web Writer – Victoria

Company:  Userful
Link:  http://victoria.en.craigslist.ca/wri/865429088.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Full-Time, Victoria
Key Requirements:  Fast typist, tech savvy
Compensation:  To be negotiated

Content Writer – Toronto
Company:  NBSA
Link:  Click Here
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Full-Time, Toronto
Key Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree, 2-5 years work experience
Compensation:  TBD

Wednesday, October 8 2008

Holistic Blogger Needed

Company:  Not Specified
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/870073379.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute
Key Requirements:  Ability to write unique, insightful posts on a long-term basis.
Compensation:  TBD

Product Copywriter – Mississauga

Company:  The Shopping Channel
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/mss/wri/869278540.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Mississauga, Full-Time
Key Requirements:  Strong HTML, write 30-50 product descriptions per day; experience writing for retail businesses, preferably online.
Compensation:  $40,000/a

Freelance Writer and Researcher – Montreal

Company:  Not Specified
Link:  http://montreal.en.craigslist.ca/wri/869170933.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Telecommute, but must have access to extensive library
Key Requirements:  Academic writing with formal citations, must submit samples with same, other
Compensation:  TBD

Marketing Writer – Research In Motion
Company:  Research In Motion
Link:  http://www.workopolis.com/EN/job/10138571
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Waterloo, Full-Time
Key Requirements: Marketing Degree Required, minimum 5 years experience product launch, etc.
Compensation:  TBD
Note:  This company has killer benefits.  If salary doesn’t seem high check out house prices around Waterloo – actually not that bad.  Octoberfest is held there every year as well.

Tuesday, October 7 2008

Web Writer/Producer – Toronto

Company:  Recruiting agency for employer
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/868788382.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, downtown Toronto
Key Requirements:  University degree, technical writing skills, bilingualism an asset.
Compensation:  $50-$55K
Note:  In my experience, when recruiting through an agency they will try to get you the higher end of the salary spectrum offered in the ad.

Web Author/Technical Writer
Company:  Recruiting Agency for an Employer (not the same one as above although they look similar)
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wri/868131021.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite Toronto
Key Requirements:  Expand search commands on the website?  ROFL.  On a more serious note, two years of web design.  See link.
Compensation:  $50-60K

Website Content Writer – Kitchener

Company:  Not Specified
Link:  http://kitchener.en.craigslist.ca/wri/868243658.html
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Kitchener
Key Requirements:  Write and edit web content on health related topics
Compensation:  $35,000/a

Monday, October 6 2008

Writer Needed – Toronto

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/wrg/866576587.html
Key Requirements:  Reside in downtown Toronto, experience with web content
Compensation:  TBD

Writer With Health/Fitness Background – Vancouver

Company:  Not Stated
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/865085565.html
Key Requirements:  Health/Fitness background
Compensation:  TBD

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

A little quiet on the boards today – must be all that economic meltdown stuff.  By the way, has anyone else noticed the new and severely clashing masthead over at Workopolis?  Le ick.

Editorial Assistant – Yachting Magazine in Vancouver

Company:  Pacific Yachting
Link:  http://vancouver.en.craigslist.ca/wri/863656742.html
Key Requirements:  Recent journalism graduate or experienced in proofreading and editing.  Background in boating with knowledge of BC coast preferred.
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Vancouver
Compensation:  $28,000/a

Content Writer – Edmonton

Company:  Parcom Marketing
Link:  Click Here
Onsite/Telecommute:  Onsite, Edmonton
Key Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years experience producing web copy.
Compensation:  TBD