Publications Officer - (MIS0000ID)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Virginia-McLean-20357-VA06
  • Sep 04, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

 Jacobs is seeking a Publications Officer with an active TS/SCI with Poly in McLean, VA.

  • Responsible for professionally editing analytical products that support key US national security and foreign policy objectives on CT issues.
  • The Publications Officer will be expected to work in a team environment. 
  • Review and edit products to align with Style Guide standards.
  • Review and edit graphics, including interactive media, assist in the development of visual aids, and ensure proper formatting.
  • Verify proper sourcing of products and graphics.
  • Finalize publications; provide archiving support; track production, document and ensure workflow through the production process. Work within production schedules and coordinate with all parties involved.
  • Produce, deliver, and archive finished intelligence publications 

  • Relevant exposure to US foreign policy, national security CT objectives, and the inter-agency coordination process.
  • Must have previous experience editing Finished Intelligence products in support of an IC customer.
  • Professional writing, editing, and sourcing skills.
  • Proven track record of reviewing finished intelligence and collaborating with analysts and managers.
  • Knowledge of national security classification procedures is mandatory.
  • Strong editorial and grammatical skills.
  • Knowledge of publishing principles and basics of publication design.
  • Knowledge of production methodology for publishing products in hard-copy or electronic formats.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and to adjust as priorities changing.
  • Experience working with Adobe InDesign is desired.
  • BA degree and a minimum of 8 years of on-the-job experience is required.
  • Active TS/SCI with Poly is required.

Essential Functions

Physical Requirements:
Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

Work Environment:
General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Equipment & Machines:
General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.

Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday. However, times Essential and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

Other Essential Functions:
Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.
Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check. Must be a US citizen.

 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Virginia-McLean-20357-VA06

Job Posting

: Sep 4, 2020, 2:01:17 AM


: Administration



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

1500 Tysons McLean Dr 
 McLean 22102
Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities