Aptive is seeking a full-time, versatile Copy Editor with demonstrated experience writing and editing engaging content for large-scale federal programs. To be successful in this role, this individual must use strategic communications consulting, research, interviews, journalistic skills and storytelling to advance clients goals and objectives. The Copy Editor will be responsible for reviewing a variety of products including, but not limited to, fact sheets, Frequently Asked Questions, presentations, social media, blog posts, user guides, quick reference guides, video scripts, products for senior executives, project management documents, reports and more. The Copy Editor must also have strong customer interaction skills and a demonstrated ability to work with various stakeholders across multiple tasks.
The ideal candidate is a self-starter, proactive problem-solver and action-oriented team player with previous experience translating complex information into plain language. He/she must be committed to providing superior service, poised in a fast-paced environment and have a positive and flexible attitude.
This mid-level, full-time position is currently fully remote. However, the Copy Editor may be expected to travel to Washington, D.C. or other locations in the United States for meetings, events and trainings.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) aims to provide veterans and their families with the services and benefits they have earned through their military service. For more than 100 years, VA has helped veterans enroll in health care, take advantage of a variety of benefits (e.g., home loans, disability compensation, insurance) and secure dignified burial services.
Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We’re advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.
We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge. Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.
Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability, or any other protected class.
Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.
This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to government vaccination mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status and proof of vaccination, or an adjudicated accommodation may be required for employment.