[Blueboard] CALL FOR APPLICATIONS/ COPY EDITOR/ ATENEO SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT

Jeanifer D. Aguirre jaguirre at ateneo.edu
Thu Feb 9 14:36:38 PHT 2017


*CALL FOR APPLICANTS*



Position Title:               Copy Editor

Duration:                     (short term, output-based) 20 February – 15
April 2017



*I. BACKGROUND*



 *Description*



Under the supervision of the Dean, the School of Government has drafted a
book titled “Towards Zero Poverty”. The book is a comprehensive review of
poverty research and experience in the Philippines for the past three
decades.



The main objective of this assignment is to complete all copyediting tasks
related to the book project.





Deliverables:

1

Review and edit, as needed, all chapters of the manuscript for content
coherence and consistency, particularly focusing on (a) overall theme, (b)
topic/ theme flow, etc., and (c) brevity and clarity (sentence, paragraph,
and chapters).

2

Review and edit, as needed, all chapters of the manuscript for overall
consistency, including but not limited to the (a) use of tenses and
grammatical conventions, (b) general formatting (include table of contents,
figures, tables, index, section and paragraph indents, etc.), and (c)
bibliographic entries.

3

Ensure that the chapters follow the recommended referencing style.

4

Submit copies of the edits in tracked changes, both in soft and print
copies.

5

Work closely with the layout artist and the project team to ensure that
approved/ edited changes are reflected in the pre-press manuscript.


















*II. TERMS OF CONTRACT, FEES AND SCHEDULE*



The services of the *Copy Editor* shall be carried out from *20** February
– 15 April 2017 *(output-based).



Submission of the first draft

PhP10,000

50% of the total payment

Submission of the final, print-ready draft

PhP10,000

50% of the total payment



*Application Requirements*



All interested applicants must submit the following:



   - An Application Letter addressed to Dr. Ronald U. Mendoza, Dean of the
   Ateneo School of Government;
   - Curriculum Vitae with three professional work references (including
   their emails and contact numbers;
   - Sample written work.


Please submit the required documents via e-mail to hr.asog at gmail.com
with *“Applicant-
Copy Editor”* as subject.

-- 
Jeanifer de Castro-Aguirre
Ateneo de Manila University - School of Government
Tel. No. 4266001 local 4626
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