Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. Desktop Publisher in Sacramento, California

Job Descriptions:

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:

The Desktop Publisher is responsible for a broad range of functions in development of documentation, including technical and non-technical reports and briefings in support of production requirements.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Leads activities associated with production documentation development, e.g.., developing outlines, preparing templates, final documents, etc.

  • Performs documentation coordination activities

  • Performs desktop publishing functions for production related documents.

  • Performs graphic design, editing, and related functions for production documentation packages and briefings.

  • Responsible for developing, coordinating and tracking documentation changes.

  • Edits document content to ensure consistent and cohesive tone.

  • Maintains and files hard and soft copies of documents, both revisions and final versions.

  • May compile and publish technical documents and/or technical document updates.

  • Assists in the proofreading and review of, manuals, reports and other documents.

  • Ensures documentation is backed up.

  • Provides desktop publishing services to other departments and performs special projects as required.

  • May handle confidential and sensitive information.

Other Job Functions

  • Other duties may be assigned

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

WORK ENVIROMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

May work extended hours or weekends when on deadline

Primarily Office Environment

Frequent repetitive motion (use of computer)

Required Experience:

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards

  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors

  • Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary

  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks

  • Ability to work fast, accurately, and efficiently under tight deadlines

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Knowledgeable in Adobe products

  • Expert knowledge of MS Word and standard desktop publishing software

  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have a High School diploma or equivalent

  • 3-5 years proposals/publication experience

  • May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship)

Keyword: desktop publishing

From: Kratos Defense