Writing Jobs

Here is a frequently updated list of cool and interesting jobs for writers and editors. You can also browse jobs by category: freelance | journalism | medical | publishing | technical

Crain Communications is seeking freelance business reporters. The reporters will cover business news in San Diego and Baltimore. They want writers with experience in business news writing and a strong grasp of AP style. They also want writers that know how to promote content on social media. You can find the job listings here and here on Crain's jobs site.

Doist is seeking a Freelance Writer. The company is looking for freelance contributors to help product content for its company publication. Doist builds workplace productivity tools like Todoist and Twist. Doist says they don't have a set word count and have articles ranging from 1,000 to 3,000+ words. You can find the job listing here on Doist's job site.

Yardbarker is seeking freelance sports writers. The online sports network is a Fox Sports subsidiary. The company is looking for writers knowledgeable in specific sports. Some of the qualifications include previous experience in sports writing for a mainstream publication or website, ability to hit deadlines and strong news judgement about what makes an interesting and significant story. You can find the job listing on yardbarker.com.

Haute Living Magazine is looking for a freelance writer. The NY/Miami-based media company seeks a writer with experience covering luxury yachts, private jet and high-end cars. They also want a candidate who keeps up-to-date on the luxury cars, vehicles and jets. You can find the job listing on Linkedin.

Business Insider is seeking a freelance writer. The write will write buying guides for different product categories for the publisher's Insider Picks section. Some of the categories include tech, home, outdoors, kitchen, DIY, fitness and gardening. The pay ranges from $250 to $350 per guide. You can find the job listing on monster.com.

The Central Intelligence Agency is seeking an Editor/Publications Officer. The responsibilities include planning and managing publications projects based on mission and customer requirements. They help create products that are used to inform senior policymakers. The CIA is looking for someone with knowledge of publication design and publishing principles. The position is located in the Washington D.C. area with a salary range of $53,088 to $78,703. You can find the job listing at cia.gov.

Hachette Book Group is seeking an Associate Editor for its Basic Books imprint. This person will be responsible for 6 to 8 titles a year, primarily in the science category. The position includes reading and evaluation submissions, editing mansuscripts, writing cover and catalog copy and more. They are looking for someone with 3 to 5 years of book publishing experience. You can find the job listing here on jobvite.com.

Facebook is looking for a Communications Manager, Writer. Responsibilities will include drafting and editing blog posts. The writer will cover a wide range of topics ranging from public policy to AI. The writer will handle multiple projects at a time and work with teams nationwide. The position also includes writing op-eds and statements for Facebook executives. They are looking for a writer with five or more years of experience in executive communications, journalism or speechwriting. The job is located in Menlo Park, California. You can find the job listing on facebook.com.

Andrews McMeel Universal is looking for a humor writer in its Greeting Card Department. The job includes producing high-quality commercial writing for humorous greeting cards. The writer will work with art director and illustrators to develop humorous designs for the copy. Andrews McMeel wants a writer who can write a variety of card styles. They are looking someone with five years of experience in humorous greeting card writing. You can find the job listing on andrewsmcmeel.com.

Penguin Random House is seeking an Editorial Assistant/Assistant Editor. The position reports to two Executive Editors. It involves working closely with the editors on commercial fiction titles. It includes reading and evaluating manuscripts, writing catalog copy, preparing book marketing materials and more. They are looking for someone with 2 years editorial experience and excellent written and verbal communication skills. The salary is listed as $38,000. You can find the listing here on the Penguin Random House job site.

Capital One is seeking a Managing Editor - Editorial Content. The position involves managing editorial content across multiple platforms. It involves working with the marketing team and planning and managing editorial and content calendars. They are looking for someone with 6 or more years of experience in publishing, journalism, marketing or consulting and 3+ years in content marketing. You can find the job listing here on the Capital One careers site.

Google is seeking a Staff Writer. The position is part of the Global Communications & Public Affairs team and member of the editorial team called Google Ink. Google says they want great communicators that can both write and explain complex issues. The Staff Writer will also work with the Google speechwriting team to draft speeches and presentation, develop content for the Keyword Blog and Google Insider, help with editorial projects and more. Other tasks could include writing FAQs, video scripts and social media copy. You can find the job listing here on google.com.

Essence is looking for a Freelance Social Media Editor. The company is looking for someone who can identify trends and stories, optimize content for various social platforms and keep social media audiences engaged. They are looking for an editor with 2-3 years experience managing social media. They want an editor with excellent writing and cop-editing skills. They also want someone who is familiar with multiple social media platforms. You can find the lob listing here on Time Inc.'s job site.

Neiman Marcus is looking for an Associate Copywriter. The positions includes keeping corrections up-to-date and managing the Copy Corrections e-mail inbox. Other tasks include formatting vendor-provided copy, researching fashion terms, following up with other departments and entering product descriptions. A person with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism or English is preferred. You can find the job listing here on the Neiman Marcus job site.

Instagram is seeking a Copywriter. The want an Art Director level copywriter. The position involves writing for film, mobile and web. They want a copywriter with four or more years of experience leading copy for global brands. They also want the copywriter to have some experience writing in the technology category. The job listing can be found here on the Facebook site. Facebook is the parent company of Instagram.

Spectrum is looking for a writer. The writer will turn assigned stories into scripts. The writer will update copy and audio/video as stories change. They are looking for a bilingual (Spanish/English) writer. They also want a writer with 1-2 years newsroom experience. Charter recently merged with Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks and became Spectrum. You can find the job listing here on the Spectrum career site.

Twitter is seeking an editor for its Periscope service. The Nights and Weekends Editor will help locate and share broadcasts and breaking news events. They want someone with broad knowledge of global current events and trends. They want an editor fluent in English and preferably two or more languages. They are looking for someone with a minimum of five years experience in online publishing. You can find the job listing here on Twitter.

Glamour is seeing an Associate Fashion Writer. The writer will report to the Fashion News Director at Glamour. The writer will write stories for both the print publication and glamour.com. They will also pitch stories, attend events, build relationships with fashion designers and brands, and more. They are looking with a writer with at least 2-3 years of experience writing in fashion or women's lifestyle media. You can find the job listing here on the Conde Nast job site.

O, The Oprah Magazine is seeking an Assistant Editor. The employee will provide administrative and editorial assistance to the deputy editor. They will also pitch ideas for the magazine, writer articles, work with social media and more. They are looking for a candidate with a B.A., strong writing skills, a literary sensibility and at least two years of relevant experience. You can find the job listing here on Jobvite.

Sony Interactive Entertainment is seeking an Editorial Merchandiser, Digital Games. The position involves the PlayStation brand and products, including PlayStation content. The merchandiser will write and edit consumer-facing copy and support content release campaigns. The content covers game, movie, and TV show content. Sony is looking for someone with 3+ years of experience in eCommerce merchandising or with a large video games editorial media outlet. You can find the job listing here.