DPSA Editorial Assistant Job Vacancies in Pretoria

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DPSA Vacancies 2022 Apply for Editorial Assistant Jobs in Pretoria

DPSA has released a Editorial Assistant job notification at www.dpsa.gov.za Careers website. Department of Public Service and Administration has displayed vacant seats for the post of Editorial Assistant vacancies. Candidates satisfying the desired eligibility conditions as mentioned in the Department of Public Service and Administration official notification can submit their application in the prescribed format on before last date with the help of details given below-
NOTE:- Candidates are suggested to read the original DPSA job notification before applying for desired post.

Name of Available Job Post ⇒ Editorial Assistant
Name of Vacancies ⇒ DPSA Vacancies 2022
Job Location ⇒ Jobs in Pretoria
Salary ⇒ R 321,543.00 Yearly
Last Date ⇒ 29 July 2022

DPSA Editorial Assistant Job Description

SALARY : R321 543 per annum (Level 08)
CENTRE : Gauteng (Pretoria)
REQUIREMENTS : Applicants must be in possession of a Grade 12 Certificate and a National Diploma in
Language Practice / Linguistics. 2 years’ experience in editing and translation. Job
related knowledge: Knowledge of language grammar and usage. Knowledge of editing,
proofreading and translation methods and practices. Knowledge of policies and
legislations governing language services and communication. Knowledge of the Use of
Official Languages Act, 2012. Knowledge of publication standards and procedures.
Knowledge of publishing processes, including copyright, plagiarism and confidentiality.
Job related skills: Excellent writing skills. Applying editing, translation and proofreading
standards and practices. Ability to work under pressure. Computer literacy. Extensive
knowledge of Microsoft Office. Excellent time management skills. Interpersonal skills.
Excellent communication skills. Analytical skills. Research proficiency. Decision-making
skills. Problem solving skills. Acquainted with online communication platforms (Zoom,
Microsoft Teams).
DUTIES : Evaluate and edit manuscripts or other materials submitted for publication. Edit and
rewrite original copy to improve readability. Liaise with clients to discuss the content and
due dates. Proofread to detect and correct errors in spelling, publication and syntax
(policy documents, reports, newsletters and any other publication materials). Conduct
technical editing according to the publication’s style, editorial policy and publishing
requirements. Condense and paraphrase information. Verify facts, dates and statistics
using standard reference sources. Verify that material submitted is not plagiarised.
Compile publication materials. Collect inputs from the various sources (Directorates,
Public Entities, etc). Analyse and consolidate information (compile draft publication
material). Translate departmental publication materials. Analyse original material and
determine the target language. Evaluate the document to determine the size and
whether it should be translated internally or outsourced. Check translations for technical
terms and terminology to ensure accuracy and consistency throughout translation
materials / documents (use of jargon of specific fields). Translate publication material
and provide clients with a grammatically correct, well expressed version of the translated
text, usually as a word-processed document. Liaising with clients to discuss any unclear
points. Quality check and edit the document. Compile / Edit / Proofread / Translate
internal and external correspondence.
ENQUIRIES : Dr L Ramuedzisi Tel No: (012) 312 8881

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