|Published||August 31, 2022|
|Category||Media & Journalism|
|Job Type||Full Time|
Introduction to Organization
Established in 2007, AAN Associates is a ‘Social Enterprise’ established to enable development partners in finding simple, innovative, cost-efficient, and sustainable solutions to developmental challenges. AAN Associates brings extensive research and evaluation experience in varied contexts i.e., development to humanitarian (including complex emergencies) crises. AAN has undertaken more than 110 consulting projects in over 24 countries (East Asia and Pacific, South & West Asia, Middle East, East and South Africa, and West Africa), with bi / multilateral funding agencies, United Nations, public sector, and non-profit entities.
AAN is a growing organization with a distinctive track of producing award winning research and evaluations. These awards and distinctions have come to complement AAN’s recognition as practice lead in ‘social research’ and ‘evaluations. AAN is pursuing an aggressive growth strategy underpinned by excellence in service, improvising innovation, and technology, strengthening partnerships and resources, forging institutional systems and diversity.
AAN Associates is looking for Social/Development Sector Copy Editors to support its Project Delivery Team. Experts whom have more than 10 years of experience in the development sector and have worked with International Development Organizations such as UNICEF, WFP, UNHCR are encouraged to apply! As the work for this role is expected to be remote, International Applicants are highly encouraged to apply.
Following are the responsibilities for the envisaged role:
Critically review drafts to improve language, proofread text, correct spelling, grammar and punctuation errors.
Verify factual correctness of information such as dates and statistics and ensure editorial deadlines are met
Ensure compliance with AAN’s Quality Standards as well as UNICEF’s GEROS criteria and perform quality assurance on the set guidelines
Rewrite/Edit text for clarity, style, readability, and adherence to editorial policies
Maintain coherence of the documents and (where required) raise questions and offer suggestions for the primary authors/teams
How to apply
Interested consultants must email along with their updated CVs and cover letters (in English and in Word Format) aforementioned information to express their interest by mentioning "Social/ Development Sector Copy Editor" in the subject line.