The IFRS Foundation is seeking an Editor to join our editorial team. The purpose of the role is to deliver effective editing services and writing advice to the International Accounting Standards Board and IFRS Foundation across the complete range of publications and communications.
It is important that publications of the Board and the Foundation are of the highest quality, because IFRS Standards issued by the Board are adopted into law internationally and are translated into many languages. Editors help ensure that the Board’s publications meet this high standard. They also assist the Foundation’s senior management in polishing international agreements and Foundation governance documents—and help the communications team maintain the quality and consistency of speeches, web pages, press releases and webinar scripts.
Editing and coaching people on their writing, therefore, directly support the clarity, consistency, translation and application of IFRS Standards.
The role of Editor is crucial to ensuring that publications are of the highest quality, by
To be successful in the role of Editor you will be a positive, assertive and diplomatic individual with the ability to work flexibly and independently, as well as working as a part of a team which aims for consistency. You will be willing to assume responsibility for a range of tasks and take pride in supporting others to improve the standard of their writing.
You will have the following skills and experience:
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Please send a detailed CV and covering letter outlining why you meet the requirements of the role, together with your current salary, to email@example.com.
Closing date: 18 October 2019
Interviews due to commence: 21 October 2019
Due to the number of responses we receive, we are unable to respond individually to each application. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date you may assume that your application has been unsuccessful.