Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

เล่นเกมยิงปลาได้เงินจริงEntertainment Content Writers Wanted

Freelance writer rate + site credits + various perks

Minimum 3-month commitment & min. 1 feature per month

Location: Anywhere in the known universe with an internet connection OR from our offices in LA, Mexico City, or York, UK

Who we are: Always now, forever independent

Film Daily is an online platform connecting audiences with indie filmmakers via news, views, and reviews.

Our publication is growing quickly and we’re looking for a team of talented freelance scribes to write about the ever-expanding world of indie film, filmmaking, film festivals, and content streaming.

Our target audience is Gen Z, Gen X, and Millennials. We aim to keep our audience entertained about entertainment.

We foster a culture of communication, community, teamwork, and collaboration. Join us now!

Person specification

We need streaming savvy content writers to join our team. You’ll love indie film and peak/cinematic TV and keep up to date with entertainment news. You’ll be able to write quickly, accurately and legally and know how to pitch an editor.

  • Film & TV obsessive
  • You know your Kurosawa from your Kubrick, your Lynch from your Leigh, your Girls from your Broad City.
  • High achiever
  • You (think you) understand the way the film & TV industries works.
  • You know how to use web searches to learn new skills.
  • Dedicated lifelong learner
  • Looking for a new challenge
  • Willing to do whatever it takes to achieve results
  • Able to prioritize your workload
  • You think change in Hollywood is long overdue.
  • Impressive portfolio of published articles
  • Desire to work as a journalist or editor
  • Understanding of the way online publications work
  • Tenacious
  • You know A LOT about film and TV.
  • Words are just about your favorite thing.
  • You live on the internet.
  • You can take a complicated story and cut it down to 280 characters.

What we can offer

  • Access to stream endless films & TV
  • Paid rates per article
  • Full credit/author page
  • As few or as many hours as you’d like

The Gig

  • Film Daily is looking for the voices of your generation
  • We need contributors for our hungry website
  • Must have some social media and WordPress experience

Skills

  • Writing
  • Tweeting
  • Self-editing

Find out what a day in the life of a Film Daily content writer looks like: https://filmdaily.co/obsessions/film-daily-content-warrior/

Apply now: https://filmdaily.co/contributors/

Personal finance writer

Looking for a personal finance writer with experience writing about credit cards. Our immediate need is to have in-depth guides written about credit cards, credit, and debt. We’ll also have additional work available to write credit card reviews and then eventually other personal finance products and services.
Email cover letter, resume and three relevant writing samples to?kiva@grizzle.com.

Freelance Calgary-Based and Vancouver-Based Parenting Writers Needed

SavvyMom.ca is one of the largest providers of Canadian online content targeted to Canadian moms, with an entire section of our site devoted to parents and families in Vancouver:?http://www.savvymom.ca/city/?city=Vancouver?and in Calgary:?http://www.savvymom.ca/city/?city=Calgary

We need writers to pitch us great content ideas and write about things to do with your young kids in the area. Our categories include Birthday Venues, Events, Indoor Play (like indoor playgrounds), Outdoor Play (like best outdoor pools, etc.), Restaurants – and more. Our target audience is parents with kids approximately around age 9-10 and younger, with an emphasis on kids around age 5 and younger.

This is a remote, freelance writer position, but we require you to live in the Vancouver area or the Calgary area and be familiar with things happening around the city for kids.

PLEASE visit SavvyMom.ca and the Vancouver and Calgary vertical to get an idea of our content and the types of articles we publish. Pitches and writing samples can be sent to heather.dixon@savvymom.ca?for consideration. We pay $50 per published article.

Call for Applications: Writer in Residence

Regina Public Library invites applications for the position of Writer-in-Residence. The candidate of choice will have the flexibility to organize and attend events throughout the residency period.

The successful candidate will spend at least 40 per cent of his/her time working with Regina Public Library to schedule and deliver individual consultations, community/school visits, and group workshops and seminars. Up to 60 per cent of his/her time will be devoted to personal writing projects.

Our candidate of choice will have:

  • Experience working with the public;
  • Effective interpersonal skills;
  • Encouraging attitude with a strong ability to inspire others;
  • Adept at handling group facilitation activities in order to bring members of the public together in a shared experience;
  • Exceptional instructional skills aimed at ensuring positive learning, and a demonstrated ability to provide constructive criticism in a compassionate manner;
  • Alignment with the Values of Regina Public Library;
  • Experience managing a public social media presence on Facebook;
  • Published works, and a background in the literary field in Canada; and
  • Be eligible to work in Canada.

Please include a cover letter that provides:

  • Information on why you are a good candidate for this position, taking into consideration and addressing the requirements outlined above;
  • An explanation of your writing – the genres you prefer, the format of your writing (poetry, short fiction, etc.) and where your works have been published; and
  • Examples of previous experience working with the public and leading workshops, one-on-one coaching and mentoring, etc.

Also, provide your CV or resume; a 10-page writing sample (no more than 10 pages, please); and three letters of reference, one from a supervisor or community leader who can attest to your leadership skills. References should include a daytime and evening phone number and an email address.

Salary: $40,000/annum

The successful candidate shall be subject to a Criminal Record Check as a condition of appointment.

Application deadline: Applications must be received by 9:00 am (Regina Time) May 14, 2018.

Apply to:

Email
Tanya Rogoschewsky,
trogoschewsky@reginalibrary.ca
306.777.6151

Mail
Writer-in-Residence Search Committee
Community Engagement and Programming
Regina Public Library
P.O. Box 2311 (2311 -12th Avenue)
Regina, SK S4P 3Z5

Film Daily Contributors Wanted

Freelance writer rate + site credits + various perks
Minimum 3-month commitment & min. 1 feature per month

Location: Anywhere in the known universe with an internet connection OR from our offices in LA, Mexico City, or York, UK

Who we are: Always now, forever independent

Film Daily is an online platform connecting audiences with indie filmmakers via news, views, and reviews.

Our publication is growing quickly and we’re looking for a team of talented freelance scribes to write about the ever-expanding world of indie film, filmmaking, film festivals, and content streaming.

Our target audience is Gen Z, Gen X, and Millennials. We aim to keep our audience entertained about entertainment.

We foster a culture of communication, community, teamwork, and collaboration. Join us now!

Person specification
? Film & TV obsessive
? You know your Kurosawa from your Kubrick, your Lynch from your Leigh, your Girls from your Broad City.
? High achiever
? You (think you) understand the way the film & TV industries works.
? You know how to use web searches to learn new skills.
? Dedicated lifelong learner
? Looking for a new challenge
? Willing to do whatever it takes to achieve results
? Able to prioritize your workload
? You think change in Hollywood is long overdue.
? Impressive portfolio of published articles
? Desire to work as a journalist or editor
? Understanding of the way online publications work
? Tenacious
? You know A LOT about film and TV.
? Words are just about your favorite thing.
? You live on the internet.
? You can take a complicated story and cut it down to 280 characters.

What we can offer
? Access to stream endless films & TV
? Paid rates per article
? Full credit/author page
? As few or as many hours as you’d like

The Gig
? Film Daily is looking for the voices of your generation
? We need contributors for our hungry website
? Must have some social media and WordPress experience

Skills
? Writing
? Tweeting
? Self-editing

Apply
Dedicated to Film/TV & Streaming. Our publication is growing and we’re looking for a team of talented freelance scribes to write about new media today.

We aim to keep our audience entertained about entertainment.

Perks: remote working, make your own schedule, bonus for page views.

Apply now: https://filmdaily.co/contributers/

Rate
Rates vary per article dependent on size, content, assignment etc. Average earnings per accepted article – $50