1+ months

Scientific Writer - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking a Scientific Writer to work onsite with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center

- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at at

**TASKS.** The contractor shall:

+ Provide health and science policy writing and editing for the Office of Communications and Public Liaisons various public-facing forums.

+ Write engaging, broadly accessible promotional content for senior NCI leadership. Content will include general messaging in support of; various highly visible public events; reports from meetings; news about major NCI priorities and initiatives; and other types of content.

+ Content may take a variety of forms, including talking points, prepared remarks, Power Point slides, blog posts, social media postings, external op-eds, web content, and internal talking points.

+ Obtain content, division, and OD clearances as needed.

+ Provide writing and editing support for major NCI reports and projects, such as the NCI Annual Plan.

**REQUIREMENTS.** The contractor must have:

+ Ph.D. in a science related field. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a Masters Degree is equivalent to a Ph.D. Five (5) years of specialized experience plus a BA/BS degree is equivalent to a Ph.D. Minimum three (3) years of experience in a related field.

+ Minimum of four (4) years experience in related field.

+ Demonstrated experience writing about health and science policy for senior level executives, print or online publications directed to a broad audience.

+ Strong health and science policy background, including an understanding of technical scientific terms and concepts

+ Experience communicating complex technical ideas to a general audience and translating scientific language into plain language.

+ Experience writing about cancer and public health/health policy issues.

+ Strong critical thinking and communication skills, both oral and written, and ability to work independently with limited oversight.


Note that the phone number for our NIH branch is not listed. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. All qualified candidates will be contacted.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at
Posted: 2019-10-04 Expires: 2019-12-05

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