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Job #: R-00081133
Location: Groton, CT
Category: Writing and Editing
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 10%
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $2,000
Group: Health

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Description

Job Description:

The Defense Health Operation of Leidos is currently looking for a Publication Manager for the Operations Department at the Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory (NSMRL) in Groton, CT.  NSMRL conducts research and investigates the effects of medical, psychological, and performance issues associated with the health and performance of naval personnel in operational and non-operational settings.

Primary Responsibilities

The ideal candidate shall:

  • Provide technical and scientific writing and expertise for various projects or studies with technical or progress reports, papers, research protocols, presentations, or posters, subject to final government approval.

  • Review research protocols, analyses, and briefing packages.

  • Edit and format technical or progress reports, papers, research protocols, presentations, or posters.

  • Create data displays for insertion in research products.

  • Serve as Media Communications Lead by developing media communications plans and managing content for NSMRL’s social media presence, subject to final government approval.

  • Identify newsworthy content and prepare external communications (e.g., news releases).

  • Prepare, review, and disseminate various internal communications as requested/directed.

  • Ensure that communications meet Navy technical reporting guidelines, the format of journals, the format of proposal solicitations, etc., subject to final active duty or GS approval. 

  • Ensure communications are in good style, without typos, spelling errors, grammatical errors, etc.

  • Track the routing process for all research products.

  • Prepare and brief to NSMRL leadership on status of NSMRL’s public affairs efforts and publications.

  • Prepare and disseminate informational and training documents to the command.

  • Review and draft reports and presentations detailing results and the appropriate inferences to be drawn from results, as well as to provide updates and briefs to the program sponsors, subject to final active duty or GS approval.

  • Conduct literature searches and prepare bibliographies.

  • Assist with other administrative aspects necessary to the generation of proposals, protocols, presentations, papers, patents, military standards, user articles, lay articles, and related knowledge products.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a science field with 3-5 years of experience or Master’s degree in a science field with 1-2 years of experience. 

  • Ability to acquire, at a minimum, a SECRET classification access level. Preference will be given to a candidate who already has this clearance level.  

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a research setting;

  • Experience in the US federal government system.

Naval Health East - NHE

Pay Range:

Pay Range $57,850.00 - $89,000.00 - $120,150.00

Covid Guidance

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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