Senior Technical Writer

Arlington, VA 22203
Salary: $90,000.00 /year

OTHSolutions is seeking a qualified individual to serve as a senior technical writer for a government-sponsored infrastructure protection program. The senior writer will assist the government in implementing stakeholder engagement functions which seek to enable a dialogue with the end-user community on risk management issues. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Manage a team of technical writers, including routine coordination of assignments and the conduct of internal quality control reviews
  • Perform meeting management activities to include the development of supporting materials and summary reports
  • Develop tailored technical materials to convey programmatic information using a wide array of formats and for a diverse group of private sector stakeholders
  • Create internal policies, procedures and business process guidelines
  • Draft responses to government stakeholder queries
  • Develop and maintain a records management solution

Qualifications for the position include:

  • Undergraduate degree required; preferably in the fields of public policy/administration, communications/marketing, homeland security and/or English
  • 7+ years of demonstrated experience required; prefer 10+ years of demonstrated experience
  • Current DHS suitability preferred
  • General knowledge of and interest in infrastructure protection or risk management required
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially Word, Excel, SharePoint and PowerPoint required
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct research, analyze resulting information and document observations required
  • Must be willing to work onsite in Arlington, Virginia
  • Must be detail-oriented and able to handle multiple priorities at once
  • Must possess strong interpersonal communications and teamwork skills
  • Enjoys a team-oriented environment, but able to function independently
  • Takes ownership of projects and can prioritize assignments
  • U.S. citizenship required

Salary based upon qualifications and experience

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