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    Summary

    Do you serve as a writer-editor responsible for providing consultation and direction to a variety of audiences? If so, please consider applying to the Writer-Editor position at the NIH!!

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    Responsibilities

    • Serve as senior writer-editor responsible for providing high level consultation and direction to professionals and senior management on communicating politically sensitive or controversial materials, policies, and for explaining programs administered by the bureau or agency, and other comparable purposes.
    • Serve as a resource on NIH editorial and publishing policies and practices to writers and editors at lower levels and to program experts who write for publication.
    • Develop written products that articulate, interpret, and explain highly complex, potentially controversial, and important NIH policies, programs, and research findings.
    • Gather, develop and check the accuracy of information by research and by interviews with subject-matter specialists, program officials, and in some cases policy makers.
    • Provide a full range of editorial support.
    • Serve as production manager for many nationwide projects and analyzes existing nationwide publications in terms of purpose, content, format, effectiveness, and necessity.
    • Independently or as a principal on a team, participate in conceptualizing and developing materials such as reports, testimony, proposed legislation, etc. to Congress and other audiences

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • Job family (Series)

    1082 Writing And Editing

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/530122000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.