Technical Writer - Consultant (1)

Company:
UNICEF
Location:
New York, NY
Job Type:
Part Time
Posted:
6/5/2013

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Job Description

Specific Tasks to be accomplished: UNICEF is in the process of implementing an ISO/IEC: 27001 Information Management System. This program will require a significant amount of documentation covering policies, standards, guidelines, procedures, and processes. Currently, UNICEF has developed approximately 25 documents, most of which are in draft form and will require updates. Out of the current 25 documents the writer will be tasked with finalizing approximately 1/2 of the 25 by year end. The technical writer will be tasked with: Working with UNICEF IT staff and or IT Security Professional Services partner to: Establish working group comprised of both UNICEF staff and IT Security Service provider who will provide feedback to proposed outputs. Re-write identified Policies and or standards. Ensure linkage to existing documents and or ISO27002 are maintained. Work with ITSS Security and PMO Sections to ensure proper release process in maintained. Work with PMO staff in ensuring proper document management. There will be multiple phases of work, each with its own set of deliverables: July 2013 TBD 1 Draft Policy completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. 1 Draft Standard completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. August 2013 July documents finalized 1 Draft Policy completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. 1 Draft Standard completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. September 2013 August documents finalized 1 Draft Policy completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. 1 Draft Standard completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. October 2013 September documents finalized 1 Draft Policy completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. 1 Draft Standard completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. November 2013 October documents finalized 1 Draft Policy completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. 1 Draft Standard completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. December 2013 November documents finalized 1 Draft Policy completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. 1 Draft Standard completed and submitted for review by ITSSD Management. Requirements: First University Degree in Communication. 7 years of technical writing or editorial experience and 5 years of working as a writer or editor in a software development environment. Formal training in Communication, a software-technology related field, or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Expert in communication, writing and presentation skills. Expert experience with publishing tools and formats (FrameMaker, Acrobat, HTML, Microsoft Word, Illustrator). Exposure to or familiarity with ISO27001. Has expert experience delivering several high quality documentation suites and products to market. Has delivered innovative documentation solutions for complex technical products. Demonstrated expert project management and people management skills. Expert understanding of the software development process. Proven expert experience developing and delivering documentation suites for at least two major product groups. Have an understanding of ISO27001 as well as a background in writing to mixed, non-technical and technical as well as management and non-management audiences. Have strong communication and presentation skills, and the ability to translate complex requirements into usable concepts. Special Note: Proposed Remuneration: Payment is based on deliverables as per the above phases. Start Date: 1 July 2013 Location: UNICEF New York Headquarters Travel Expenses will not be reimbursed. The Organization does not sponsor for the H1 Visa. How to Apply: Please send a detailed comprehensive C.V. in English and motivation letter to isspost@unicef.org [ mailto:isspost@unicef.org
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