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YMCA EUROPE ROOTS FOR RECONCILIATION | PEACE WORK INSTITUTE GUIDEBOOK: CALL FOR TEXT EDITOR

16th August 2019

YMCA Europe is looking for an expert Text Editor for the Roots Peace Work Institute Guidebook: preferably a native English speaker. Knowledge of and experience with YMCA activities, especially those dealing with conflict transformation work is an advantage.

Main Tasks:

The Text Editor shall proofread and edit the text of the Peace work Institute Guidebook (the Guidebook), including:

  • Correcting misprints and text-related formatting errors affecting the Guidebook text legibility and/or comprehensibility;
  • Identify incomprehensible or less comprehensible parts of the text and provide feedback suggesting alternatives to amend or change the text;
  • Consult with the Guidebook authors regarding the aforementioned suggestions and clarify potential feedback-related queries;
  • Finalize text editing based on the Guidebook authors' feedback;
  • Give feedback to the final / pre-press version of the Guidebook regarding its textual contents (acc. to the description in the first bullet point in this section).

One month will be allocated for completion of the task, with approximately 120 – 150 pages to be edited.

Please send your interest letters (including CV) to YMCA Europe Executive Secretary Vardan Hambardzumyan at vardan[at]ymcaeurope.com.

This call is open till August 31, 2019.