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Editor
Summary
Title:Editor
ID:1864
Department:Analytics
Location:Virginia
Description

JTG is currently seeking Editors and a Lead Editor.

This position is contingent upon contract award.

Location: Reston, VA

Status: Full-Time

Responsibilities:

  • Perform editing and review of intelligence products for American English grammar and follow provided style guides
  • Utilize knowledge of US foreign policy and national security objectives in the editing and review process
  • Utilize in-depth knowledge of proofreading, copyediting, and publishing standards (both hardcopy and digital) to finalize intelligence products
  • Provide advisory services on an individual and customer-wide scale and propose plans to improve product accuracy and quality control within the customer workflow process
  • Track and maintain quality assurance metrics
  • Perform formatting production tasks and classification production tasks for intelligence products
  • Apply, filter, and edit metadata for intelligence products

Qualifications:

  • US citizenship
  • Hold current ISSA/TS clearances and maintain SCI eligibility
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience as a professional editor performing copyediting and proofreading for intelligence products
  • Familiar with classification procedures and classification production tasks
  • Familiar with general publication requirements for intelligence agencies and products
  • Highly proficient in standard American English writing and grammar
  • Highly proficient in utilizing digital publishing programs such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Adobe Acrobat Professional
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree minimum (degree in English or a related field preferred).

This position reports to the Program Manager.

Founded in 1995, JTG is an Employee-Owned Company that is specialized in language services, training, and analytics. JTG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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