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Posted April 11, 2019

Writer/Editor – Chemonics International Inc.

Location:

Washington, DC

Description:

Chemonics seeks a Writer/Editor, to join the Editorial Support and Production (ESP) department, starting at the Manager-level. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

Responsibilities include:

Provide high-quality writing and editing services for all aspects of new business work
Review preliminary outlines and drafts; make suggestions to improve responsiveness to RFP and contribute broadly as a member of the proposal team
Use knowledge of international development issues and trends to provide input into RFP analysis, proposal outlining, results framework development, and the use of pillars and key themes
Work collaboratively with project teams to meet needs for project communication consistent with corporate and client standards, including editing American English for U.S.-based clients and British English for U.K.-based clients. Help project identify appropriate resources to carry out project communication tasks
Provide high quality writing and editing services for technical materials throughout project life cycle, including proposals, reports, deliverables, and outreach materials



Qualifications:

Minimum three years of relevant work experience required
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required
Proficiency in a foreign language preferred
Knowledge of American English to support communications with U.S.-based clients and British English to support communications with U.K.-based clients
Strong organizational and work prioritization skills
Strong knowledge for MS Office applications
Knowledge of company’s main client and its operations preferred
Willingness to travel and work abroad a minimum of 4-8 weeks per year
Experience living or conducting volunteer work in developing countries preferred
Strong administrative skills, word processing abilities, and attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to follow standard practices and procedures, receive general instruction and supervision on work progress, and make significant contribution to end results
Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity

To Apply:

https://chu.tbe.taleo.net/chu02/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CHEMONICS&cws=1&rid=3077

astrang@chemonics.com

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