Scope of Work
Medical Writing Freelance Consultant
To write a manuscript / research article ready for submission in an impact factor journal for Ipas Pakistan covering its specific objectives incorporating results of data gathered after implementation of 2 years of a project.
The consultant will study in detail the project implementation and methodology, project outcomes achieved, and data analyzed based on outcomes of the project.
The incumbent will produce a manuscript covering all the important parameters of project evaluation to produce a high-quality manuscript.
Scope of work
The selected candidate will follow the timelines starting from the day the contract will be signed (day 0) as follows :
Deliverables - Working days count
1st draft to be submitted by the consultant - 1 to 14
1st review to be done by Ipas team members - 15 to 21
2nd draft to be submitted by the consultant - 22 to 24
2nd review by Ipas team members - 25 to 27
Final draft submitted by the consultant - 28 to 30
The working hours will be flexible; however, the consultancy agreement will expire after 30 working days as per the timelines mentioned below.
If deliverables are delayed from either side, it will be covered under no cost extension.
Submission of final version of manuscript ready for submission as per selected journal with all data sets (raw, final and codes) data tables and full text articles for reference check
Minimum Requirements for the consultant
However, it is expected the consultant have proper arrangements to complete the task through online working and to manage online communications with the contact person as and when needed.
Ipas Pakistan will not incur any cost for internet, calls or equipment required to complete the task.
Guidelines for writing manuscript
Please quote the lump sum price for deliverable against objective mentioned above
The renumeration will be divide as follows :
75% of the amount will be paid upon submission of final draft
25% of the amount will be paid once the manuscript is accepted by the journal for publication
The consultant will work in close coordination with Senior Research & Evaluation Adviser for completion of the manuscript, and with HR representative for any concerns regarding contract and payment.
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We recruit, employ, train, promote, and compensate our personnel without regard to race, age, sex, religion, national origin, color, creed, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, military service, disability, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual orientation, or any other personal characteristic protected by law or outlined by Ipas policy