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Senior Writer/Editor

Company name
General Dynamics Information Technology

Washington, DC, United States

Employment Type

Editing, Media, Writing, Journalism

Posted on
Dec 21,2018

Valid Through
Apr 05,2019

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Job Description

The Senior Writer-Editor will support a government agency by preparing original content for letters, memoranda, reports, talking points, speeches, and presentations as well as review and edit other written materials prepared by staff/project managers. S/he will consult with subject matter experts/project managers regarding the development of original material to gather background information and an understanding of the goals and objectives, target audience, and deadline for written materials. The Writer-Editor will conduct quality assurance reviews of written correspondence, reports, presentations, and other written communications.

Duties include:

Draft new written materials, e.g., reports, letters, memoranda, presentations, etc.

Reviews and edits all written materials, including, but not limited to reports and correspondence

Ensures that documents meet editorial standards andspecificationsfor quality, format, and style

Remains current on relevant programs to help assess the accuracy of written materials

Interfaces with Program staff on the development, refinement, and completion of written materials

Assists with additional projects involving internal and external communications

Participates meetings, as required

This position is based in Washington, DC.


Bachelors Degree in English, Journalism or a related discipline.


5-8 years of related writing and editing experience

Exceptional written communication skills

Strong attention to detail

Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job ID2018-50796

Number of Positions1

Job FunctionTechnical Operations (TechOps)

Security Clearance LevelNone

Full/Part TimeFull Time

Company info

General Dynamics Information Technology
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Company Profile
General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, employs approximately 96,000 people worldwide. The company is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies. More information about General Dynamics is available online at

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