Happy Sunday to 4,845 motivated writers 👋🏼
How’s everyone doing? It’s another big week of jobs… 27 calls to pitch!!
I think this is the most I’ve seen for a while. It looks like a lot of publications are gearing up for their end-of-year posts (already!)
Seeing these types of posts makes me wonder where the year has gone 😭😭
Enough teasing - let’s get to it! ⬇️ ⬇️
So, what do we have this week?
2️⃣ 27 calls to pitch 📢
3️⃣ 16 writing jobs all remote!
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2️⃣ Calls to Pitch
I try to ensure these are well-paid. If not, they’re usually helpful in some other way. We range from new writers to those more established, so keep a like to share range of opportunities too
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⬇️ REGULAR LIST ⬇️
($500 - $1,000) Oregon Humanities | They’re open for the Spring 2023 issue, essays, journal, book excerpts. Only for Oregon writers. Guidelines here Deadline Dec 21
($500+) Trip Savvy | Laura is assigning an EV-related travel story. Brand agnostic but can be service or feature based! Deadline Nov 28
($300 - $450) Vox Media | Meredith is looking for pitches! Esp. since hearing about the Vice layoffs
($300 - $450) Passnfrt | Grace is looking for business pitches for their creator economy newsletter!
($250+) Elite Daily | Jonathan is taking end-of-year pitches, the best and unexpected culture trends of 2022… yearly wrap up coming already!! Deadline Nov 28
($250) Yahoo Life | Erin is looking to expand her pool of freelancers in Parenting, first-person essays, especially from diverse perspectives Rolling call
($200 - $600) The Objective | One of my fav recurring publications - They’re always looking for pitches. Guidelines here
($200+) Native American Journalists | Devon is looking for stories about how states reckon with treatment of Native Americans. Guidelines here. Rolling call.
($175 - $360) C Magazine | Are taking pithes for their Gossip Issue, Spring 23. Guidelines here Deadline 1 Dec
($150, estimate) Fansided | Ian is always looking for sporty stories that excite you! Features, voices, why we play features. Estimate from prev post here
($100 - $150) Auto Straddle | Queer Jewish Writers! Vanessa is looking for Hanukkah content. Service, personal essays, and more.
($100) Palestine Studies | Laura is looking for stories about the Palestinian experience in Latin America.. DM her!
($125 - $450) Alt Press | Ilana is always taking music, style, culture pitches (esp. since the recent layoffs!) Rolling call
(£125 - $175) Autostaddle | Ro is looking for lesbian/bi/queer women or trans writers over 50 to writer personal essays or how-to guides on sex, dating and ageing. Guidelines in thread Rolling call
(£150 - £200, estimate) i-D Magazine | Douglas is looking for end of year reflections, spicy takes, listicles, and more! Pay estimate from prev posts. Guidelines here
($45 - $75) The Escapist | Marty is looking for pieces on games, movies, TV study and more!
($1.50 - $2) Cosmopolitan | Elizabeth is looking for feature pitches for their 2022 print issue! Examples here
($1 per word, estimate) New Scientist | Chris is always looking for stories about how tech impacts our lives. Estimate from prev post here Guidelines here
($1 CAD per word, estimate) Chateline | Foodie writers! Chantal is looking for recipes and reports about food in Canada. Pay estimate here
($0.40 - $0.75 per word) Asana | Nick is looking for pitches about their new executive leadership publication Guidelines here
(£0.40 per word) Tatler Magazine | Harriet is Tatler’s new commissioning editor and is looking for your *glamorous* pitches for their Features section
($0.33 - $0.50 per word) BuzzFeed News | Mark is looking for tech related stories, unexpected, smart, and ambitious! No deadline, rolling call
($0.20 per word) No Depression | Hilary is looking for pitches for their Spring 23 issue, covering ROOTS MUSIC, folk, signer/writers, blues etc.. Deadline 30 Nov
3️⃣ Writing jobs
($91,000 - $115,000, Hybrid US) Scientific American | Senior Opinion Editor to manage content manage and commission pieces for opinion coverage. Deadline Nov 27
($50,000 CAD, Remote) Popagenda | PR and Marketing Coordinator to manage their comms and social media. Open to anywhere but Canada-based preferred
($15,000 - $20,000, Remote) Enki | Technical content writer for those interested in data science and online education who want to teach data science
($960 - $1,500 per month, Remote) Stefan | Freelance content writer for going to university abroad. Ongoing work via an agency!
($250+ AUD per piece) Missing Perspectives | They’ve just received funding to expand original news reporting and looking for freelance reporters!
($120 - $250 per piece, Remote) Podreacher | Freelance tech writer B2B repurposed content. Write up podcast show notes and summaries
($100 per month, Remote) No Escape | Monthly columnist for tech, digital culture, and games. Deadline Nov 30
($49 per hour, Remote) Formerly Known As | Freelance copywriter to put out content in their voice, long and short form, for social campaigns
($21 per word, Remote, Part time) Tasting Table | Freelance food and dining news writer to join their news team! Foodie experience preferred
($0.10 per word, Remote, Part time) Donorbox | Blog writer to help manage their platform and donor management content
(Paid, Remote) Yubi | Freelance content writer in Product Marketing to help build out their content machine!
(Paid, Remote) Get Copy Check | Freelance copywriter to join their agency work (website content, sales pages, presentations, and more!)
(Paid, Remote) Barrel | Freelance copywriter and content strategist to join this digital marketing agency. Remote first!
(Paid, Remote) Tomorrow Advertising | Freelance copywriter to implement their creative strategy, especially across digital and social channels
(Paid, Remote CA) Casa Media | Content writer intern for a Montreal based startup working part-time. Perfect for students!
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