Editor/Writer for Urban Policy Handbook

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Tue Jan 02, 2018 - Mon Apr 30, 2018


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Editor/Writer for Urban Policy Handbook

National non-profit, Quiet Communities (Boston area; quietcommunities.org), seeks an Editor/Writer to assist with development of an urban policy handbook for municipal leaders and citizens.

QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent writing and communications skills, ability to work collaboratively with other team members. Experience with MS Word and familiarity with all review/editing functions and version control. Candidates with a background in urban planning, legal, and/or public policy will be favored. Academic requirement: Bachelors from accredited institution; Masters, PhD, or JD preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The project involves working directly with the Executive Director and Legal advisors to edit existing content, create new content, and develop reference lists, as needed.

ABOUT: Quiet Communities (QC) is an independent non-profit organization. Our mission is to transition landscape maintenance and other outdoor power industries to low noise, zero emissions practices with positive solutions to protect the health of workers, children, the public and the environment. We provide research, education, outreach, and solutions, working collaboratively with communities, businesses, schools, and government agencies.


  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Reading / Writing

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • 15 hours/week

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