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  • Posted: Apr 23, 2024
    Deadline: May 7, 2024
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    Plan International was founded over 75 years ago with a mission to promote and protect the rights of children. The organisation was set up by British journalist John Langdon-Davies and refugee worker Eric Muggeridge in 1937, with the original aim to provide food, accommodation and education to children whose lives had been disrupted by the Spanish Civil W...
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    Consultant Graphic Designer & Editor /Proof Reader

    Pan International Nigeria requires the services of Graphic designers/artists and Editors/Proof readers who will be engaged at intervals to design content.

    Qualifications and Requirments are as listed below:

    Qualification and Expertise for Graphic Designer

    Qualification and Expertise for Consultant Editors/Proof readers


    • A degree or HND in graphic design, visual arts, or a related field is preferred.
    • Any relevant certifications in graphic design software or related areas can be a plus.

    Professional Experience:

    • Experience (minimum of five years) working as a graphic designer either in the non-profit sector, freelance, or in a design agency. Experience in managing projects from conception to completion.

    Technical Skills:

    • Proficiency in graphic design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.
    • Knowledge of typography, layout, color theory, and composition principles.
    • Ability to create visually appealing designs for various mediums including print, web, and social media.
    • Experience in creating logos, brand identities, marketing materials, and other graphic assets.
    • Understanding of design trends and ability to adapt designs accordingly.
    • Ability to work with clients to understand their needs and translate them into effective designs.
    • Strong communication skills to present ideas and concepts to clients and team members.
    • Time management skills to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.


    • A portfolio showcasing a variety of design projects across different mediums of past work to be submitted.

    Creativity and Innovation:

    • We are looking for evidence of creative thinking and innovative solutions in their portfolio.
    • Ability to think outside the box and push creative boundaries.


    • Professionalism in communication and conduct.
    • Ability to take constructive criticism and incorporate feedback into designs.
    • Reliability and commitment to deadlines.


    HND, Bachelor's or Master's Degree or in English, Journalism, Communications, or a related field.

    Professional Experience:

    • Extensive experience (minimum of seven years) working as a content editor either in the non-profit sector, freelance, or within a newspaper publishing company.

    Technical Skills:

    • Strong writing skills to effectively communicate revisions and improvements to authors and writers
    • Ability to write success/impact stories from an existing project through interviews to form part of key learnings, occasionally visit to communities where the project(s) is/are being implemented.
    • Proficiency in grammar rules, punctuation, adherence to style guides, and consistency in the flow of content.
    • A keen eye for spotting errors in grammar, punctuation, spelling, and inconsistencies in style and tone is essential.
    • Familiarity with search engine optimization (SEO) techniques and how they apply to content editing ensures that edited content is optimized for online visibility and ranking where necessary
    • Ability to work collaboratively with writers, authors, and other stakeholders to ensure that their vision is maintained while improving the clarity, coherence, and quality of content.
    • Capability to adapt editing style and approach based on the target audience, platform, and content type (e.g., web content, academic papers, marketing materials).
    • Ability to analyze content critically, identify areas for improvement, and propose solutions to enhance readability, engagement, and effectiveness.
    • Ability to edit, suggest, and feedback constructively and professionally is essential.
    • Ability to check for originality of content, and detect plagiarism and AI-generated materials.

    Portfolio of previous Work:

    • A diverse portfolio showcasing edited content across various formats and genres demonstrates proficiency and expertise in content editing.


    • Professionalism in communication and conduct.
    • Ability to take constructive criticism and incorporate feedback into designs.
    • Reliability and commitment to deadlines.

    Method of Application

    Candidates who meet the above requirements for Graphic Designers/Artists and Editors/Proof-readers should submit their application package, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three samples of their most relevant previous work addressed to on or before 7th May 2024.

    Candidates are to include the specific position ie either: (Graphic Designers/Artists or Editors/Proof-readers) they are applying for in the email subject.

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