Contributing Writer

Are you a writer who loves sustainable fashion and wants to help others make wardrobe and lifestyle changes? Join our editorial team! 

Contributing writers are responsible for:

  • Writing one blog post each month (a brand roundup, topic deep dive, interview, or review/assessment)
  • Compiling images for their article
  • Working with Erin on edits 
  • Finding credible references and sources where needed
  • Pitching and brainstorming content ideas

This is a contract position where writers will be paid $150 CAD per post (+ occasional bonuses for sponsored or affiliated posts). Rates can also be negotiated based on experience and performance.

Please note: some articles will be published under the writer’s byline while others (such as brand roundups) will be written under an “Editorial Team” byline and have multiple contributors

The ideal candidate is:

  • An experienced writer with an interest in slow fashion and sustainability
  • Knowledgeable about the fashion industry and sustainable/ethical brands
  • Familiar with SEO
  • Good with research, fact checking, and compiling sources
  • Open to both objective analysis and personal reviews/recommendations 
  • Preferably located in either Canada, USA, UK or the EU (although if you are in another country and a good fit for this position please still apply) 

Voices that are typically underrepresented in sustainable fashion content will get special consideration.

If interested please send the following to hello@mygreencloset.com:

  • Resume
  • 2-3 writing examples or a portfolio link
  • Some background about your sustainable fashion journey and interests
  • If you have any ideas or pitches you think would be a good fit for MGC, we’d love to hear them!

Research and Editorial Assistant 

Are you passionate about sustainable fashion and eager to learn more? Do you enjoy research, editing, curating content, brainstorming ideas, and copy writing? Want to learn more about the back end of running a blog and social media platforms?

This is a contract position with flexible hours and is ideally suited for a Communications or Marketing student.

Tasks can include:

  • Researching various topics and brands
  • Updating older posts
  • Organizing the content calendar and scheduling posts
  • Writing a monthly newsletter
  • Compiling articles and resources
  • Communicating with brand partners
  • Writing copy for the website or social platforms

This is a contract position which pays $25 CAD per hour with a time commitment of 3-4 hours per week (potential for hours to increase in the future). 

The ideal candidate is:

  • Interested in sustainability and slow fashion 
  • Experienced in researching and sifting through information
  • A confident writer 
  • An independent worker with good time management
  • Analytical and a critical thinker (for example: able to spot greenwashing red flags)
  • Organized and flexible
  • Based in Canada

 If interested please send the following to hello@mygreencloset.com:

  • Resume 
  • If you have any writing examples, please include 1-3
  • Location, time zone, and general availability