Serco has an exciting opportunity for a Technical Writer/Editor to join a dynamic team and support corporate communications activities for a government agency located at the L'Enfant Plaza Metro in downtown DC.Serco has been supporting this customer as a prime for over 20 years!Bring your technical editing and writing services to support a variety of internal and public facing products.
In this role, you will:
Support a critical employee recognition program by interviewing individuals to gather important details about the recognition, summarizing the recognition and sheperding it through the final review/approval, and printing process.
Edit and restructure materials for a range of audiences and purposes. Requires checking for clarity and conciseness, i.e. improving organization of material, checking for appropriate style of writing, focus and unity; eliminating unnecessary or repetitive words, and rewriting sentences to be more readable and clear. Includes proofreading, checking accuracy of grammar, punctuation, spelling, acronyms, correct use of plural forms and parallel construction, and other requested items.
Conduct research to support writing assignments, including such activities as consultations and/or interviews with USPS personnel, attending meetings to gather information and/or conducting traditional research of publications and documentation.
Write original content or translating complex, technical materials.
Rewrite and reorganize various types of materials for a range of audiences and purposes
To be successful in this role, you will:
Have 5 years of experience in creative writing.
Have an associate degree in creative writing, journalism; English; communications; other, related liberal arts.
Have U.S. Citizenship.
Be able to obtain and maintain a NACI clearance.
Additional Desired experience and skills:
Knowledge of Associated Press (AP) style guide.
Bachelor's or advanced degree in creative writing, journalism; English; communication; or other, related liberal arts.
Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).
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Recruiting Location : Location US-DC-Washington
Category Communications/Public Relations
Position Type Full-Time
Security Clearance NACI
Telework Yes - May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position