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Senior Editor - TS/SCI with Polygraph Required

Senior Editor - TS/SCI with Polygraph Required

locationMcLean, VA, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023
Full Time

Overview

LMI is a consultancy dedicated to improving the business of government, drawing from deep expertise in advanced analytics, digital services, logistics, and management advisory services. Established as a private, not-for-profit organization in 1961, LMI is a trusted third party to federal civilian and defense agencies, free of commercial and political bias. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction.

The ideal candidate will serve in a full-time client facing role as a Senior Editor for an Intelligence Community (IC) client proof-reading and copy-editing content finished intelligence; coordinating with analysts, graphic designers, cartographers, and fellow editors; and supporting the enforcement and clarification of tradecraft standards.

Responsibilities

  • Provide strong substantive review for analytic tradecraft and writing style, copy editing, and proofing.
  • Ensure appropriate classification and control markings of all documents
  • Adhere to office policies and procedures on issues such as formatting, graphics, and compliance with legal guidance
  • Provide constructive information and feedback to authors
  • Ensure content incorporates recent innovations in presentation and format

Qualifications

  • TS/SCI with polygraph is required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English, Writing, Communications or similarly related discipline, or a degree relevant to national security.
  • 10+ years of experience as an Intelligence Analyst and/or IC Editor. Subject Matter Expertise in IC and DA tradecraft standards.
  • Excellent working skills/knowledge providing editing support.
  • Excellent working interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently or collaboratively in an office environment.


LMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. LMI is committed to the fair treatment of all and to our policy of providing applicants and employees with equal employment opportunities. LMI recruits, hires, trains, and promotes people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, disability, age, protected veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. If you are a person with a disability needing assistance with the application process, please contact accommodations@lmi.org

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