Posted by: ARServices on Feb 11, 2019
ARServices is seeking a Senior Writer/Editor to support the Corporate Communications Division (Code 103), at the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD). Code 103 provides strategic counsel, planning and execution of internal and external communication for NSWCDD, and is responsible for informing, promoting and marketing the successes of NSWCDD, as well as the 8,000-member workforce, local community leaders, elected officials, Program Executive Offices, and other Navy and DoD stakeholders.
Write, edit, proofread and copyedit a variety of documents, press releases, human interest features, magazines, social media content, science articles, and other journalistic articles Assign staff members with task of planning and preparing written content for dissemination both internally and externally Ensure all documents meet established organizational and industry standards Assist in the development and writing of an annual strategic communications plan to include research, data collection, metrics, and in-depth knowledge of communications strategy and execution Research, develop, investigate and write a variety of science-related and human interest news and feature stories through interviews, observations, networking and library/online resources for publication in national-level print magazines, press releases, and online content Evaluate and recommend the tone and intended audience of the story, investigate and determine the validity of story leads, and collaborate with other departments Requirements
Bachelor's degree in English, journalism, public affairs, or a related degree OR six (6) or more years of relevant experience in editing documents in a military, engineering, technical research, development or testing environment Active secret security clearance and ability to maintain ARServices is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
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