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LEAD WRITER Full-time Job

3 months ago Marketing & Communication Makati City   240 views
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ABOUT THE ROLE:

We are looking for anentrepreneurial, passionate and experienced eLearning developer. The role wouldentail crafting multimedia and eLearning needs of ASSIST and its stakeholdersincluding UN agencies, international NGOs, and sustainable brands among others.The role will report to the Creative Director and will work closely with peersthat specialize in other strands of multimedia development.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

     The Lead Writer shall spearhead the developmentand writing of content for Creative Lab Projects. He/She will be in charge of,among others, research, knowledge acquisition, technical and feature writing,and script development, as well as copyediting of outputs from other writers

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

      Minimum 5 yearswork experience as an employee in the end-to-end development of written contentfor a variety of communication products

      At least aBachelor’s degree holder in the field of Communication Research, DevelopmentCommunications, Journalism, Mass Communications and other related fields

      Has hadsufficient experience doing field research and can be deployed for travel toproject sites for data collection

     Sufficient track record, proficiency andcomfortability in the production of varied outputs ranging from feature-typewrite-ups, script writing, technical writing, etc.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES ANDACCOUNTABILITIES:

Research and Knowledge Acquisition

      Conductingthorough research on materials relating to Creative Lab’s Projects throughfirst and second hand resources such as but not limited to internet,publications, visual, and print media

      Verify facts,statistical data, dates, and evidences using standard and defined resources

      Conductinterviews as deemed necessary to stakeholders, beneficiaries, and otherrelated individuals/companies which may serve as an imperative factor indeveloping articles, scripts, and other materials

      Engage in fieldwork as identified by the company to recognize stories and scope of projects

      Draft andrevise key informant interview (KII) questions and/or Focus Group Discussion(FGD) guides as needed in data gathering

     Provide technical input in the crafting ofcontent plan for Creative Lab publications

 

Content Writing and Development

      Generatewell-structured feature articles, technical reports, descriptions, knowledgeguides, information booklets, scripts, copywriting and other written materialsfor Creative Lab Projects

      Review thearticles, technical reports, descriptions, knowledge guides, informationbooklets, scripts, and other written materials for Creative Lab Projects

      Style, edit,proofread and identify possible inaccuracies in spelling, punctuation andsyntax

      Produce outputfor intended audiences in a timely manner while adhering to highest qualitystandards

     Abide by agreed deadlines of drafts, revisions,and other deliverables

 

Copyediting

      Check finaldrafts of content to ensure integrity of work and that the text is error-freewhich includes but are not limited to, grammatical, punctuation and spellingchecks as well as the verification of facts and data

      Review theoutput seeing if the work is in alignment with the publications’ specificwriting and editorial styles while ensuring readability, clarity andconciseness

     Develop page plans which may entail providinginputs for page layouts, placement of articles and other elements of thepublications

 

Relationship Management

      Coordinate withthe Creative Director, the Creative Team and Project Managers to encompass theclient’s requisites and interests

      RepresentASSIST Professionally during meetings/events/gatherings

     Supervise external and internal writing staffensuring quality and timeliness of delivery and integrity of work

Company Description
Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) was established in 2003 with the aim of addressing sustainability challenges in the Philippines. Today, we have evolved into a self-sustaining Pan-Asian non-profit organization driven by passion for purpose and progress in the region. With the values of professional outlook, social responsibility, and through adopting a process- oriented approach to capacity building, we continue to empower our target groups and make them resilient to social, economic and environmental challenges.