Proof Reading and Editing Services Framework for NFCC

Proof Reading and Editing Services Framework for NFCC

Technical copy editing and proof reading service for documents of between 10,000 and 200,000 pages based on agreed style guide to a range of tones.

Opportunity Id
DN557754
Title
Proof Reading & Editing Services Framework
Categories
151000 – Business
159999 – Not Elsewhere Classified
Description

The NFCC would like to establish a single supplier framework agreement for proof reading and editing services.

  • Technical copy editing and proof reading service for documents of between 10,000 and 200,000 pages based on agreed style guide to a range of tones.
  • Mostly word documents, but other formats may be required.
  • CPO will provide appropriate style guide and glossary for piece of work, and a point of contact to discuss queries regarding the work.

Requirements

  • Technical editing service with understanding of plain language
  • Proof reading service
  • Drafting advice service during authoring
  • Ensure consistent “one author” voice to material written by several authors.
  • Follow agreed style guide for work and dictionary
  • Follow Home office guidance for writing content
  • Provide appropriate equality and inclusivity advice
  • Ensure materials follow appropriate inclusive writing guidelines
  • Documents provided by return with fully tracked copy in word, or other provided format
  • Return of 100 page task within 14 days of receipt
  • Review and feedback provision
  • Able to edit content based on different style guides, tones and approaches including
    • Training materials
    • Technical Guidance documents
    • Communication materials
  • Ideally experience of working in the fire sector
  • Ideally two-tiered approach – one reader for content editing, second for proof read

 

If you would like to tender for this opportunity, please express an interest via the portal to be able to access all of the tender documentation.

The deadline for tenders is Wednesday 11th August Midday.

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Region(s) of supply
UNITED KINGDOM
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
editing, proof reading

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
23/08/2021
End date
31/03/2022

Contact details

Buyer
Kent Fire and Rescue Service
Contact
Amanda Richardson-Jess
Telephone
01622692121
Address
The Godlands
Maidstone
Kent
ME15 6XB

Expression of interest window

From 26/07/2021 14:00 to 11/08/2021 12:00