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Intern - Writer/Editor in Alexandria, VA at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CALIBRE seeks a Writer/Editor Intern to assist with writing and editing in support of Federal proposals, marketing collateral, and other business development deliverables. A successful candidate will also possess expert-level skill with grammar, spelling, and standard style conventions and have superior attention to detail. A successful candidate will also have experience using a variety of source materials to develop clear and compelling writing that addresses a set of specific requirements. This includes tailoring pre-existing content and conducting interviews and/or research to obtain the information needed to create new material. He or she will be a member of a team that works closely with other team members and must be able to work on multiple projects at a time.

 *We are looking to fill positions available Summer 2019 (applicants must be going into their junior or senior year during Fall of 2019)*

Required Skills
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Expert-level grasp of grammar, spelling, and standard style conventions (e.g., APA, MLA, Chicago, GPO).
  • Ability to develop written material based on pre-existing content or based on research and/or interviews.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and to maintain good relationships and work effectively with other team members.
  • Ability to manage schedule and workload to successfully work multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Current and direct experience in and demonstrated ability to use Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, etc.) without instruction.
  • Must be a US Citizen

Required Experience

Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and will enter their junior or senior year in the Fall of 2019. Prefer candidates pursuing a degree in English; however, other education, commensurate experience, and demonstrated ability of individual may be substituted.

CALIBRE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports transitioning service members, veterans and individuals with disabilities. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits package. To be considered, please apply via our website at Come join our dynamic team. #CALIBRECareers

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