Nov 7, 2017

Writers

NGO/UN Job Vacancy



Organization: Norwegian Refugee Council
Closing date: 01 Dec 2017

NRC Geneva and IDMC are looking to establish a group of writers with whom to enter framework agreements for ad hoc work over a two-year period.

Requirements:
• Writing different products including articles, opinion pieces, reports, commentary pieces and other texts related to internal displacement.
• Should use British English following the house style and should respect the given deadline.

Professional competencies:
• Excellent overall writing skills in a number of different styles/tones
• Impeccable spelling and grammar
• Proven experience in writing about internal displacement contexts, migration, environmental change, disaster risk reduction, conflict and other topics related to displacement
• Familiarity with the humanitarian sector, its language and key actors
• Responsiveness and flexibility


How to apply:

Please submit your quotation in accordance with the requirements detailed below by email to Francesca Da Ros: francesca.da.ros@idmc.ch

Please provide your CV and 3 samples of writing work on the topic of internal displacement and / or another social science topic.

Your offer should clearly indicate the following:

● Cost per hour in Swiss currency / CHF (payment can be made in another agreed currency based on exchange rate at www.oanda.com)
● Rates inclusive and exclusive VAT
● Specification of your standard time for delivery of 1,000 words
● Your company name (if applicable) and contact person
● Your company registration or confirmation of status as a consultant/an independent writer
● Your / your company’s registered address, name plus email and phone number of contact person

Deadline for submission of quotations is 1 December 2017 9:00 CET. Individuals/companies who do not submit their quotation by this deadline will not be considered

For further details see also the full announcement on the IDMC website: http://ift.tt/2bKmuVh