Creative Jobs This Week
Ready to take your hustle to the next level?
I hope this list of freelance and creative jobs helps get you there.
Biography Writer (Massachusetts)
Women Victims seeks a previously published writer for a book that will be about 100 – 200 pages. It involves a mother who didn’t have contact with her daughters because her ex-husband’s position in the federal government. The story is set in a small town in Massachusetts and the writer will be asked to visit the community and/or attend a court session. The writer should be provocative and capable of emitting the feeling of “get angry, speak out.”
Contract Script Writer
Whoosh Animation needs a creative writer to produce scripts for their clients’ explainer and marketing videos. The company operates on a quick turnaround basis and you will need to be able to produce your script in 24 hours . You must be able to communicate via email and video chat.
Pay is $80 per minute.
Freelance Senior Magazine Editor (NYC)
Manifest needs a senior editor who can collaborate with teammates and clients inside and outside of the office. The job includes line editing and writing display copy. The company prefers if you have travel, luxury, and fashion experience.
You need a bachelor’s degree and experience as editor of a print magazine. You need expert proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe InCopy and InDesign, workflow tools such as Woodwing and WordPress as well as familiarity with using insights from resources such as Google Analytics.
Magazine Writers/Editors (NYC)
The Deli is seeking writers and editors for their blog, which focuses on emerging music artists.
Freelance Writers (NYC)
DoYouRemember is looking for entry-level writers to cover a range of topics, such as celebrity, entertainment, home, garden, fashion and style. You’ll need to be available 2 to 3 days and week and contribute 4 to 5 articles a day that are about 300 words each.
Impressive Care is looking for a writer with an extensive health and beauty background. Your job will include writing and helping the company hire and manage content writers. You need to be able to generate topics for blogs, slide shows and cosmetic procedure guides as well as research industry trends.
Recipe Writer/ Menu Planner
Happy Herbivore is looking for someone to create plant-based meal plans as well as research and create recipes for the app, web and print. You’ll also update old recipes. The job is estimated to require 15 to 20 hours a week.
You must have cooking skills and be actively developing recipes. Pay is $24 to $31 an hour.
Freelance Content Writer
EatWith needs a writer to review and edit descriptions and menus. You will need to sign a non-disclosure and a non-solicitation agreement.
Temp. YouTube Description Writer (Dania Beach, FL)
Chewy is looking for someone to write SEO-oriented descriptions for YouTube video. You’ll need to incorporate the keywords and phrased using a conversational tone. The project will run between 4 and 8 weeks. You’ll need the ability to adapt your writing style to the Chewy voice.
FT Product Photographer/Writer (Cedar Park, TX)
Mandala Trading wants a full-time photographer and content writer to produce content for their website and social media platforms. Occasionally, there will be design jobs such as product labels and packaging materials. You will shoot with a DSLR and must be able revise your photographs, write product descriptions and website content and do keyword research. There is also some office work involved.
You need a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience. Proficiency in Photoshop and Illustrator. This job offers health insurance as well as paid holidays and vacation time. Pay is $40,000 to $45,000 a year.
Writer/ Editor (Baltimore, MD)
Baltimore City Community College needs someone to support their newsletter, write speeches for the president and create press releases and media advisories. You will also need to review and update web contact info and support social media content development.
You need a bachelor’s degree and 5 years of writing and editing experience. You must be proficient in MS Office Suite and have a documented ability to conduct interviews.
Literacy Content Writer
Lalilo is looking for someone to write comprehension texts (fiction and informational) for students in grades K – 2. You’ll use existing Lalilo content framework to build new content in phonics and word recognition, including mutli-level word lists and sentences. The work is estimated to require 5 – 10 hours a week.
You need at least 3 years certified classroom teaching experience and familiarity with CCSS and creating CCSS-aligned content. You must also be able to use Google docs.
Entry-Level Breaking News Reporter
The FeedSyndicate is looking for a reporter to cover breaking US and global news. You must be able to write short, concise briefs and pitch smart story ideas. You need to be available during US business hours.
Environmental Editor/Reporter (Miami)
Miami News is looking for someone who can ensure that news of the day is covered by the reporting team and help them build quality sources while improving the quality of their articles. The job will also require you to write as needed, which may include filling in gaps in coverage or taking late-breaking stories.
You must have lived in Miami for 3 years and either have journalism experience or a bachelor’s degree. You also need to be available weekdays from about 9a.m. to noon.
The monthly rate is $1,200 – $2,500 a month, and there’s the potential for profit-sharing.
Bowhead needs a writer with photography experience to support AIR 7.5 Corporate Communication at NAS Patuxent River. Your duties will include writing press releases, fact sheets, talking points and other materials. You will photograph change of commands, retirements, conferences, symposiums, award ceremonies and community activities in a variety of formats as well as edit and mount the images.
You’ll also coordinate public affairs matters with senior military and civilian leadership and the communications teams.
You need a bachelor’s degree or high school diploma plus 5 years of experience. You need 1 year of photography experience and the ability to use Nikon equipment. You must also be able to obtain a Secret Clearance.
Press Release Writers
eReleases is looking for writers to create press releases for their clients, who can range from self-published authors to startups. Most background information is provided but you may have to occasionally speak with the clients directly.
Pay is $60 each.
Pest Control Writer
DCS3 Solutions is looking for a writer who can regularly contribute four 1,500 to 2,000 word articles per week. Topics include pest control tips, products and best practices for pest removal. Articles need to be thoroughly researched.
Pay is $225 per week for 4 articles.
Case Study Writers
Orbis Solutions is looking for a freelance writer to work the director of business development to create case studies features clients in the residential or commercial IT & AV markets. You must be able to execute the case study from start to finish, including preparing interview questions and conducting the interviews. Case studies range 300 – 500 words.
UX Copywriter (Baltimore, MD)
TrackOFF is looking for a copywriter to work with the product design team on a project basis. You’ll need to write clear and concise product copy that ranges from tips to a broad content strategy. You’ll manage the company’s content guide and with marketers, legal, and customer care to deliver great product copy experiences.
You need 3 years of experience writing for a technology company and 2 years of UX writing experience.
Real Estate Lending Writers
Grow & Convert is looking for multiple writers who are interested in a long-term relationship to write articles about real estate lending and investing. You will be required to interview experts in these fields and create educational material for the lending community. Some content will be published in your name and some may be ghostwritten.
Pay is $250 – $350 each.