Canadian Freelance Writing Jobs

Freelance Blog and Content Writer

We’re looking for an awesome writer who can help us with branded & blog content, as well as conversational content (eg. answering Q’s on sites like Quora as a brand ambassador).

This would start out as a contract on a cost-per-task basis. We have no issues paying? attractive rates commensurate to high quality.

Toplevel requirements:

* Deep understanding of SEO, Content Marketing & Digital Marketing.

* Able to write in both technical & conversational voice (copywriting experience is a huge plus). In other words, we need to strike a great balance of substance & style.

* MUST be a Canadian resident.

Who we are:

I’m the founder of a startup called Zag (http://zag.ai), a marketing intelligence platform for SEO & CM. We cater mostly to agencies & SMB’s.

To get an idea of the calibre of content we’re looking for, check out the existing blog content at:?http://pub.zag.ai/blog/

If this sounds like something you can assist with, AND you are a Canadian citizen / permanent resident, please get in touch by emailing me at?chris@bigpixure.com?with your resume, your rate sheet and samples of your work.

While we’re based in Victoria & Kelowna, remote work is OK, no need to be on-location.

Freelance Writer for Radish Fiction

Job Description:
Radish Fiction, a mobile app for serial fiction, is looking for freelance writers-for-hire.

We have developed original story concepts and detailed outlines for fiction projects. For each project, we are looking to hire a writer to write what is essentially a pilot of 5 episodes. Each episode is about 1,500 words total.??We will test these pilots with our audience and the most successful pilots will be written into complete “season” of approximately 20 episodes. The compensation is $50 per each 1,500 word episode.

In order to find the best writer for each project, we are reviewing writing samples from screenwriters, creative writers, playwrights, podcast writers, soap opera writers, and other fields. Approved applicants will then be matched with a project and asked to submit a sample episode.? ?Those with the best samples will be hired to write the continuing episodes and seasons of these serials for their duration.

We are particularly interested in writers who can write in a soap opera style–think fast-paced, dramatic storytelling!

Writers should be confident writing inclusive works with a diverse cast of characters for our diverse and international readership.

If you’re interested in being part of the above, please send a resume and previous writing samples to Katherine@Radishfiction.com.

You can read more about Radish here:?https://medium.com/radish-fiction/fiction-on-your-phone-thats-novel-bf402e2e84b2

CRYPTOCURRENCY FREELANCE WRITERS WANTED

BLOCK Magazine is a quarterly print magazine, launching in the Fall 2018; we’re looking for freelance cryptocurrency journalists and writers, with outstanding talent.

As a freelance writer for BLOCK, you’ll deliver top-level feature stories as assigned by the Editorial Director of the magazine’s publishing house. We seek engaging writers capable of preparing content ranging from short, punchy front-of-book shorts, to full length feature stories that cater to an educated and intelligent audience.

What we are looking for in a freelance BLOCK writer:

  • A strong interest in, and aptitude for, cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and fact-checking skills.
  • Ability to work with client-focussed (independent) feature stories of leading figures and companies in the cryptosphere.
  • Demonstrable writing expertise in business markets.
  • This is a freelance position; working remotely but with the ability and willingness to participate in video editorial meetings and/or video brainstorming sessions.

Instructions for submitting your application:

  • Send links with 3-5 work samples
  • In the body of the application, demonstrate your interest and knowledge in crypto and blockchain and what you can offer our readers.
  • Minimum 3 references (preferred editors or editorial directors)
  • Submit by email to: info@freshairpublishing.ca by July 10, 2018

Pay rate: 0.80–$1 per word. Feature assignment will be 1,250-1,500 words (approx 4 features per issue), and front of book shorts will be 400-900 words (approx 6 shorts per issue). Rates and word counts will be determined prior to assignment based on experience and quality of work.

More information on the magazine: http://www.freshairpublishing.ca/block-magazine

Entertainment 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: เล่นเกมยิงปลาได้เงินจริงhttps://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.