Top Freelance Jobs from Job Board – Week 3, February
Looking for a new client? The FreelanceSwitch job board is a great resource of freelance gigs and opportunities. These opportunities are in various fields, from development to writing to design, and come from a wide range of potential clients. The job board is hand-moderated by dedicated staff and volunteers from the freelance community.
Each week, we’ll feature a selection of the best job opportunities posted for the week. This week, we’re featuring jobs in web design, WordPress blogging, Illustration, and more!
Passionate, Energetic, Junior Web Designer/Developer
We are seeking a passionate, energetic, intelligent, and socially-sound junior web designer and developer to join our team and help with ongoing work. The work involved will require knowledge in: HTML, CSS, PhotoShop, and WordPress. You don’t need to be an expert, but a passion for learning is a must!
Work will be part time, paid hourly on a contract basis. When applying, please tell us more about yourself, include a resume, and please provide a link to your portfolio, or examples of some of your work.
I am looking to assemble a team of writers (up to 5) each offering their own unique take and having a nice blend of voices, opinions etc. The main sections of the site are Themes, Plugins and Tutorials but I would also like to look into adding a news section on the site.
You will need a strong grasp of the English language and I would prefer if we could get a gravatar and author bio of you live on the site so that we can start to create a community of writers and fans rather than a series of ad-hoc freelancers.
I am looking to keep up the same standard so some graphic/post formatting skills will be required. This is more than just SEO copywriting, I am looking for superb feature length blog posts and I am prepared to pay a fair rate in order to achieve this.
Word Press Front End Designer
We need a front –end web designer for WordPress Blog and Non Blog applications. You should have experience in corporate website designing using WordPress. Experienced art direction is a plus and recommend.
- Skill Requirements: XHtml/CSS, Php/MySQL, JQuery, MooTools, WordPress, PSD to WP, Flash, Action Script, Java, OS Commerce.
I am inclined to most per hour rates. If you can please provide work samples. I can offer a 6 month contract and steady work with quick monthly payments. I also use Pay Pal, Western Union, and in some cases Bank Transfer. I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Series of Illustrations of Historical Weapons
We are seeking an illustrator to complete a series of 55 full-color drawings of weapons from different time periods and geographic locations – from the Stone Age through the Modern Era. The drawings should be at a high resolution and suitable for printing.
The chosen illustrator will need to not only be a skilled artist and be able to render accurate models, but be a competent researcher able to discover pictures of the chosen weapons for reference material.
Professional Designer w/ Social Networking, Social Utilities, and Social Media Design Experience
Independent agent would like to hire a professional designer to help in the launch of a new social networking website. I would like someone with skills in social media, both marketing and social networking design. Experience in User Interface is a major requirement. The understanding of user’s needs, profiles, and information flow is another strong requirement. Understanding the difference between social utilities and social networking is important. Strong visual design is important, elements like icons, and image creation will also be apart the project. Experience in front-end programming with skills in Java, Flash , JQuery etc. Please provide resume, information on experience ,samples or links to your work, and rates per hour would be more suitable for this project.