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Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
JOB #R1904773

Writer/Editor

Health, Science, and Human Services Division – Bioinformatics Line of Business

Rockville, MD

As a writer/editor, you will be supporting the entire AIDSinfo project. You will be responsible for creating and maintaining ClinicalTrials.gov study records; researching, writing, editing, and QCing fact sheets on a variety of HIV-related topics; and creating social media and e-newsletter content. You will also be responsible for populating content on the website and performing quality assurance tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain ClinicalTrials.gov study records
  • Review weekly reports and update ClinicalTrials.gov study records based on the reports
  • Communicate with researchers and assist with ClinicalTrials.gov-related requests
  • Research, write, edit, and QC HIV-related drug fact sheets
  • Write and edit plain language fact sheets on a variety of HIV-related topics
  • Create content for Facebook and Twitter
  • Write and edit e-newsletter articles and coordinate sending out an e-newsletter  
  • Populate and update website content using a content management system (CMS)
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 4 years of experience writing and editing about science or health-related topics for health care professionals and the general public
  • At least 2 years of demonstrated experience in managing multiple projects with minimal supervision
  • Experience using a content management system (CMS)
  • Ability and willingness to learn new computer software applications as necessary
  • High level of organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask and adjust to shifting work priorities
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to work well under strict deadlines and high production requirements
  • Ability to work as part of a team and support other team members

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in science or health-related field
  • Knowledge of HIV
  • Knowledge of plain language writing principles
  • Experience working in clinical research or clinical trials
  • Experience interacting with technical stakeholders, including researchers, scientists, and physicians, in a professional capacity

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Rockville, MD (MD18)

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