Gender Material Developer

  Counterpart International STEP
  Afghanistan Unspecified 412
Date Posted:May 31, 2010
Reference:VA # GND 026 May 30 2010
Closing Date:Jun 9, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Public Relations
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

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Job Summary:

The specific objective of this assignment of the Material Development subcontractor will be to revise and finalize the Women and Politics Manuals and Materials. The revision should be conducted with coordination with STEP Gender and Public Outreach teams. The material will be used for the Gender training program in Kabul to increase and build the capacity of young women in Afghanistan on issues related to political process and political participation. There are two Manuals. Manual 1 consists of 6 chapters and Manual 2 consist of 3 chapters and will be in Pashtu languages.
The subcontractor has to perform the following tasks:

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. Ensuring that all the information in the manual used is set appropriately, and is updated and accurate. The information is also consistent with Afghan laws and political issues.
2. Linguistic revision to ensure a proper and unified Pashtu version of the Women and Politics Manuals. This include;
- Ensure the accuracy in terms of language, punctuation, grammar, bullets and numbering.
- Ensure that the language correspond to the content and the technical structure,
- The editor should be careful that the sentences should not lose their comprehensiveness during the editing.
3. Revise each of the chapters (12-25 pages)
4. Conduct final revision to ensure harmony and consistency in the Manual
Key deliverables:
1. Revise and edit Women and Politics Manuals (9 chapters)

Job Requirement:

 Advanced university degree
 5-10 years experience in editing and writing.
 Excellent planning skills
 Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
 Solid computer skills in Word and Excel

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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