Employment Opportunities

Wednesday, 18 March, 2020

Technical Writer

As a member of a small team, you will work with intelligence analysts to develop daily and more in-depth publications used by senior policymakers in the IC. Responsible for independently editing, designing, and managing the contents of the finished multimedia intelligence publications and posting to appropriate websites.
Location: McLean
Closing Date: 4/30/2020

Mandatory Skills

• Bachelor’s degree preferably in English, writing, marketing, communications, or journalism; 6 years of related experience; or a Masters with 4 years of experience; an Associates with 8 years of experience. • 3-5 years’ experience in marketing, publishing, communications or related fields. • Excellent verbal and written communications skills; excellent proofreading skills [NOTE: writing samples might be required as part of the hiring process.] • Ability to translate and communicate complex analysis using accurate, concise, and effective writing • Experience working with content management systems • Minimum of 2 years of experience using Desktop Publishing, basic graphics techniques, Adobe Acrobat and Photoshop, Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), Extensible Markup Language (XML), and Microsoft Office Suite (Intermediate Word, Excel and PowerPoint). • Knowledge of best practices with writing engaging content • Exceptionally organized and detail-oriented • Flexible, positive self-starter and team player with creative abilities. • Ability to work independently, meet deadlines, multi-task and work under pressure • Excellent interpersonal skills, especially when dealing with other contractors, customers, and senior executives • Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as professional demeanor • Strong computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office Google Docs, Sheets, Slides. • Understanding of Section 508 accessibility requirements

Desired Skills

• ITIL Foundation Certification • DoD 8570 Certification