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Title: Editor/Researcher

Location: Arlington, VA

Terms: Full-Time/Permanent

Travel: Local

Clearance: All qualified candidates must have a minimum of an active DoD Secret level security clearance. By virtue of that, US

Citizenship is required

Position Overview:

RIVA Solutions is seeking to support the The National Guard Bureau (NGB) - JACO on a long term program. The National Guard is a dynamic and fluid organization, subject to ongoing changes in missions and force structure as dictated by the DoD, OSD, DA, and AF. The candidate should be adaptable to such changes and ensure that timely and continuing guidance and assistance are provided to Government leaders and offices, through ensuring consistent and efficient business processes.


The Editor/Researcher will provide direct client interface and support with editorial services which include editing, writing, proofreading, researching, indexing, copywriting, fact-checking, document formatting, sub-titling, document mapping, archiving, and library management services. Products may include military plans, policies, instructions, memoranda and guidelines; and will require analysis for impact on other DoD and federal plans, policies, and instructions.

This position also ensures the integrity of all correspondence for Office of the Chief and Vice Chief of the National Guard Bureau; provides editorial advice and recommendations to NGB Action Officers, Staff Officers and Workflow Managers; and provides publishing, editing and library media services.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with DoD and NGB written correspondence and document formatting standards
  • Adaptable to changes, able to ensure timely and continuing guidance and assistance without interruption, and possess the following:
  • Experience in briefing senior leadership
  • Experience in the National Guard Bureau and knowledge of functions and missions of the National Guard
  • Writing, editing, and research demonstrated by positions held in those career fields

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with MS Office, Adobe and tasking systems.


  • Educational background in English, Journalism, Political Science, Library Science, Education, History and/or Public Policy.

About RIVA:

RIVA Solutions, Inc. is a rapidly growing provider of Information Technology and Program Support Services to the United States Federal Government. Headquartered in McLean VA, RIVA has over 450 employees in 24+ states across the US. As we continue to expand our services within Management Consulting, STEM, Cyber, AI, and Robotic Process Automation, we are looking for highly qualified people to join and thrive with us. VivaLaRIVA!

RIVA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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