Lead Editor

Location: Virginia
Job Code: 1995
# of Openings: 1

Description

LTS is seeking a Lead Editor to support our National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) client in Springfield, VA leading the necessary services to edit selected and prepared written, visual, audible, and film media used to convey information. The candidate will also provide transcription services. Editing process are in accordance with the AP Style Guide, the Chicago Style Guide, and DoD writing standards. The editing process shall include corrections, condensation, organization, and other modifications performed with an intention of producing a correct, consistent, accurate, and complete work.

General Duties:

  • Leads and provides oversight of all copy editing and transcription services.
  • Edits selected and prepared written, visual, audible, and film media used to convey information.
  • Regularly works with videographers, graphic designers, and NGA OCC’s speechwriters.
  • Assists with NGA OCC’s transcription services. 
  • Completes accurate grammatical, typographical, and compositional reviews and corrections within short timelines.
  • Preparing written, visual, audible, and recorded media used to convey information.
  • Providing detailed knowledge of the complete transcription process and relevant software to aid in automated transcriptions.
  • Transcribing and cleaning audio output from recorded events.
  • Conduct grammatical, typographical, and compositional reviews and corrections to all produced video, graphic design, and transcription products.

Minimum Experience:

  • 5 years’ of relevant experience in the career field of copy editing.
  • Detailed knowledge of the latest editions of the AP Style Book, Chicago Manual of Style and DoD Manual for Written Material: Correspondence Management.
  • Working knowledge of the complete transcription process and relevant software to aid in automated transcriptions.
  • Detailed knowledge of relevant software to aid in automated transcriptions and recent experience transcribing and cleaning audio output from recorded events.
  • TS/SCI with CI Poly.

Preferred Experience:

  • Working knowledge of NGA and/or Intelligence Community is highly desired.




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