Writer, Editor at Bowen Group

Writer/Editor (Nationwide)

The Bowen Group, a values-led, industry leader in telehealth, strategic communications, and wellness services and staffing is searching for a Writer/Editor. This is a full-time position located virtually in select states.*

* This position is only open in the following states: AL, AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, MD, MI, MA, MN, NM, NC, ND, NY, PA, RI, TX, UT, VA, WA, and WV.

Get ready to jump on board with the industry leader in the provision of wellness services to the military and veteran communities! The Bowen Group has an outstanding opportunity for a Writer/Editor to join our team supporting the Department of Defense Military Community and Family Policy contract. Level up in your career and support the military and veteran community at The Bowen Group.

Serving as a writer/editor on a cross-functional team of professionals supporting quality-of-life programs for service members and their families. Content is published on several Defense Department websites, such as Military OneSource, and in a variety of ePublications.

Skills in:

  • Applying the rules of spelling, composition and grammar to writing or editing tasks.
  • Following specific style guides and communication plans while writing and editing content.

Ability to:

  • Communicate effectively in writing to meet the needs of the audience.
  • Research information in support of content development requirements and apply knowledge gained when writing.
  • Create and edit a wide variety of content for Defense Department quality of life websites, such as Military OneSource, and for various ePublications.
  • Correctly apply the style guidance provided through the Military Community and Family Policy Style Guide and the Associated Press Stylebook.
  • Work as part of an operational team supporting content development requirements for specific programs.
  • Work cooperatively with graphic designers, editors, strategists and other key staff on products and services.
  • Incorporate feedback and apply it consistently across projects.
  • Read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.

Cooperation and Teamwork
Engage, support and collaborate with other members of the team, the company and the customer. Exchange ideas and strategies to plan work processes or developmental efforts. Review and provide feedback on developed work or planning.

Program Support
Plan, develop or conduct project tasks by leveraging subject matter expertise. Perform project tasks in accordance with best professional judgment, contract requirements, and established timelines and with the expected level of quality.

Analysis and Strategizing
Seek or develop guidance from customer insight and customer-furnished documentation. Coordinate with managers on executing project activities.

Education and Work Experience:
Education: bachelor’s degree

Work Experience: Have 3 years experience and the ability to assist more senior positions and/or perform functional duties under the oversight of more senior positions.

Industry Knowledge:

  • Military quality of life programs
  • Structure and content of the English language, including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition and grammar
  • Applicable style guides, such as the Associated Press Stylebook
  • Methods of tracking and maintaining version control
  • Administrative and clerical procedures in accordance with the company’s best practices
  • Terms and concepts commonly expressed in the armed services and federal government
  • Ability to work independently

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must be able to obtain a favorable background check

Benefits – We offer a comprehensive benefits package for Full-time Employees to include the following:

  • Health, dental, vision
  • Generous vacation and holiday leave
  • Flexible Spending Account (medical and dependent)
  • 401(k)+ Employer Match
  • Group Life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Tuition assistance and/or professional development training

* This position is only open in the following states: AL, AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, ID, IL, MD, MI, MA, MN, NM, NC, ND, NY, PA, RI, TX, UT, VA, WA, and WV.

The Bowen Group provides support to federal government clients. Some of these clients may require our employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Therefore, by applying for this position, you understand that you may be required to disclose your vaccination status as a condition of employment.

The Bowen Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting, hiring, and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of sex; race; color; creed; national origin; religion; age; marital status; pregnancy; physical, mental or sensory disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant.

The Bowen Group is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. If you have a disability and require assistance with our online application process, please tell us how we can help by contacting us at recruiting@thebowengroup.com

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