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Leidos is looking for a high performing candidate to fill a position supporting our federal customers, particularly the U.S. Department of Energy, as Document Production Manager. This position requires an experienced person with demonstrated document management experience, superior professional demeanor, and the ability to accomplish a wide variety of day-to-day responsibilities that ensure Leidos program success.
This is a full-time position located in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
Manages and supervises workload and work product of geographically separated document editing, design, and production team.
Establishes and documents policy and procedures relevant to editorial staff to implement departmental, division, and corporate initiatives.
Ensures, tracks, and analyzes editorial departmental quality control efforts.
Shepherds document production process from inception to distribution, including organizing materials, tasks, and personnel.
Creates budget estimates for document production efforts and works closely with Project Managers to analyze the scope of work and establish project schedules.
Provides proofreading and editorial support, ensuring adherence to applicable style guidance, such as the Gregg Reference Manual, The Chicago Manual of Style, and Associated Press.
Formats the page layout and various elements (tables, sections, index, etc.) of complicated, multi-author document deliverables.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
Requires at least 8 years' experience in document design and production management, some years of which is with production for large multi-volume technical documents.
Experience with designing and managing a variety of publications, such as new releases, fact sheets, and posters.
Demonstrated ability to understand client needs and coordinate products that meet the need effectively and efficiently.
Capability to manage document projects that involve multiple client and other contributors' input to the document.
Particular familiarity in meeting standards for Department of Energy publications.
DOD TS or DOE Q
We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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