Editor/Publications Officer

Leidos
  • Location
    McLean, Virginia
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Mid Career / Advanced
  • Posted
    Sep 04

Position description

The Editor/Publications Officer will:

  • Review and edit products to align with Style Guide standards Review and edit graphics, including interactive media, assist in the development of visual aids, and ensure proper formatting
  • Verify proper sourcing of products and graphics
  • Finalize publications
  • Provide archiving support
  • Track production, document and ensure workflow through the production process
  • Work within production schedules and coordinate with all parties involved. Produce, deliver, and archive finished intelligence publications

Qualifications

Minimum requirements include:

  • Relevant exposure to US foreign policy, national security CT objectives, and the interagency coordination process
  • Professional writing, editing, and sourcing skills
  • Proven track record of reviewing finished intelligence and collaborating with analysts and managers
  • Critical thinking skills are required
  • Knowledge of national security classification procedures is required as well as language associated with CT reporting and cable writing.
  • Strong editorial and grammar skills
  • Knowledge of publishing principles and basics of publication design
  • Knowledge of production methodology for publishing products in hard copy or electronic formats
  • Familiarity with Web content management
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and to adjust as priorities change
  • Experience working with Adobe InDesign is desired
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment

Schedule - must be willing to work Wednesday to Friday from 12pm to 12am

This is a Senior level position. In order to qualify as a Senior candidates must have a High school diploma + 14 years of job specific experience, OR an Associates degree + 12 years of job specific experience; OR a Bachelor's degree + 8 years of job specific experience; OR a Masters degree + 7 years of job specific experience; OR a Doctorate + 6 years of job specific experience.
TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance is required

Application instructions

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