Editor-Grant writing

Employer
info@palmettogrants.com
Location
Virtual location
Salary
Hourly fee, up to 30 hours per week, no benefits
Posted
Feb 12, 2017
Closes
Feb 28, 2017
Position Type
Contract / Freelance
Degree Level
Bachelors
Willingness to Travel
up to 25%
Experience Level
Professional

Provide the editing function for all company documents with particular emphasis on grant proposals created by the writer-consultants

 

  • Manage all the editing workload by working with editorial team to meet or exceed all grant submission deadlines
  • Work with editorial team to manage weekly grant editing schedule
  • Experience writing grants and excellent working knowledge of requirements for a strong grant proposal
  • Excellent editing skills at every level of editing—copy-editing, stylistic editing, editing for organization and structure, fact checking as needed
  • Keen eye for detail
  • Capacity to respect a writer’s style and strategy
  • Ability to interact with writers constructively and diplomatically
  • Ability to accommodate team process
  • Flexibility to meet tight deadlines when required
  • Review all grant applications to ensure that writers have sufficiently addressed the priorities of the funders and presented client’s request as effectively as possible
  • Review the style, organization, and content of the grant proposal to identify opportunities to strengthen the request, to indicate gaps in information, and/or resolve inconsistencies
  • Work is completed remotely