Feb 14, 2022

Writer

  • JAARS, Inc.
  • Remote
Part time Communication Journalism Nonprofit Research Remote

Job Description

Target Staff Type             Supported/Volunteer

Work Location   JAARS Waxhaw or Remote

FTE         0.250

Position Summary          

Use your writing skills to form original prose for various JAARS publications. You may be given specific assignments or be involved in the selection of the subject matter.

Your work schedule may be flexible, depending on workflow and turnaround time. Make an impact in people’s lives as you communicate the life changing work of giving people God’s Word.

Help tell the exciting and varied story of how JAARS makes Bible translation and language development possible in the most remote places on earth.

Position Responsibilities              

  • Select subject matter based on personal interest or receive specific assignments from editor
  • Conduct research and make notes to retain ideas, develop accurate content and obtain authentic detail
  • Organize material and plan arrangement or outline
  • Develop factors such as theme, plot, order, characterization and story line
  • Write draft of manuscripts
  • Review, revise and correct the pieces and submit material for publication
  • Assist other writers by editing and sharing ideas over drafts and projects

Position Requirements 

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission and core values of JAARS
  • Excellent creative writing talent and editing skills
  • College degree or equivalent in a relevant field
  • One or more years of writing work experience
  • Must provide three samples of personal writing
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, including "Review" features, Google Suite

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