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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

someone passionate about writing and making a difference. NAAHP is seeking a new member for our communications team to serve as a writer-editor for NAAHP. The ideal candidate brings strong organizational skills, discernment, flexibility, and a passion for NAAHP’s mission. The individual will write, prepare and or edit documents for NAAHP. Ideal candidate makes sure all work follows editorial policies and standards. Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within community is helpful. Individual relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job; and is able to work independently and or under immediate supervision. Communications Editor-Writer reports to the Director of Communications.

Responsibilities:

  • Writes, edits, proofreads, and formats assigned documents

  • Follows clearly defined work processes and standards

  • Works under limited supervision

  • Reviews submitted articles, newsletters, press releases, letters and or other documents to determine the grammatical appropriateness of the material for the publication and or dissemination

  • Ensures that NAAHP written communications reflect logical and organizational structure; and contains correct grammar, syntax, spelling, and punctuation

  • Produces and or reviews a wide variety of written communications that may be complex and require a high degree of tact and diplomacy

  • Performs independent research, interviews, analyze information and composes clear, concise copy

  • May mentor or train interns and or entry level editors

  • May lead projects or perform project management tasks

  • Completes tasks as assigned by Communication Manager or Director of Communications

Requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge of English grammar

  • Strong writing, proofreading, and editing skills

  • Outstanding communication (verbal and written) skills, and an exceptional attention to detail

  • Proficient in MS Office software or other tools

  • Cooperative team member

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with competing deadlines a plus

  • Undergraduate degree in English, communication, or a related area desirable

Email your resume and your cover letter to volunteer@naahpusa.org

Skills

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Critical Thinking
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Reading / Writing
  • Technical Writing
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 2 to 3 hours/Week

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