UNDP is seeking to engage individual on an LTA basis, to provide the said services to UNDP on a need to basis.
OBJECTIVES OF ASSIGNMENT
Provide editing and proofreading services in English language for reports, publications, and other material as deemed necessary.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Editing services on a needs basis, as required by UNDP Projects.
Expected Outputs and Deliverables
Deliverables / Final Products Expected
- Ability to write concisely and clearly;
- Able to exercise sound judgment when editing written material(s) in cases of unclear/confusing sentences/parts;
- Adept at working in a highly pressured professional environment and sensitive to deadlines set in workplan;
- Treat written material in confidence regardless of the content.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Education: BA in Linguistics (English language); MA a distinct advantage;
Experience: At least 5 years of professional experience as a editor in English; Native English speaking.
SCOPE OF PRICE PROPOSAL AND SCHEDULE OF PAYMENTS
Remuneration – Lump Sum Amount
The Contract is based on lump sum remuneration and shall be processed upon successful completion of the tasks assigned. The price must be per page, with 400 words. Payment shall be executed upon satisfactory completion of the proof-reading of the document provided to the contractor.
Required presentation of Offer
For purposes of generating Offers whose contents are uniformly presented and to facilitate their comparative analysis, it is best to recommend the preferred contents and presentation of the Offer to be submitted, as well as the format/sequencing of their presentation. The following documents may be requested:
- Letter of Confirmation of Interest and Availability;
- Personal CV or P11, indicating all past experience from similar projects, as well as the contact details (email and telephone number) of the Candidate and at least three (3) professional references;
- Financial Proposal per page that indicates the all-inclusive fixed total contract price.
- Copy of Diplomas and copy of Passport
Criteria for selection of the Best Offer
Offers will be evaluated utilizing a combined Scoring method – where the technical qualifications, the relevant work experiences and the technical proposal will be weighted a max. of 70% and combined with the price offer which will be weighted a max of 30%.
- Looking for: Editor for English Language
- Location: Home-based
- Compensation: TBD
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