Supervisory Managing Editor (Ukrainian)

Washington, D.C
Jun 23, 2022
Jun 24, 2022
Full Time

Duties include but are not limited to the following:
  • Oversees creation and management of the production process and all writing and copy editing of scripts in a style suitable for broadcast on all digital platforms.
  • Coordinates the work of writers, reporters, and producers involved in the preparation and production of digital content, including ensuring that website headlines and teasers are clear and interesting and materials prepared for TV rewritten into s style suitable for digital publication; check content for substance, accuracy and balance, as well as clear style.
  • Assigns work to subordinates based on priorities, selective consideration of the difficulty and requirements of assignments, and the capabilities of employees. Prepares Performance Elements and Standards and files annual Performance Appraisal reports for staff members.
  • Works with executive producer, producers and reporters and other staff to create appealing line-ups, prepare news-worthy reports, and book credible guests.


Conditions of Employment

  • Applicants MUST be a Non-US citizen.
  • Country of citizenship MUST be indicated on CV/resume.
  • Candidate may be required to work nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Suitability Determination: If selected, you will be subject to a security investigation to establish your suitability for federal employment. The security investigation will include, among other aspects, a review of your credit and legal history.
  • Candidates MUST complete online questionnaire.
  • This is a national security position.
  • If selected, this position requires the completion of the SF-86.
  • This position has been designated supervisory or managerial, requiring that the selectee on an initial appointment as a supervisor or manager, serve a one-year probationary period.
  • This vacancy is being advertised under Excepted Service (NC) procedures and is open to all Non-US citizens.
  • Your application to this NC vacancy announcement will only allow consideration for this announcement. We cannot electronically or manually move your application to the corresponding DE announcement.
  • US citizen applicants MUST apply to announcement DE-11505448-22-SG.


Applicants must have a minimum of one year of specialized experience at the next lower grade level or comparable to the GG-12 or comparable pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private sector AND must be fluent (written/spoken/read) in Ukrainian language as well as English language.

Specialized Experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position..
  • Managing activities of a professional staff supporting print, digital; and social media, establishing priorities, and evaluating the work performance of subordinates.
  • Assessing, evaluating, or monitoring programs to ensure production of content for audiences in Ukrainian.
  • Leading/managing a diverse staff/team of content producers and journalists in the U.S. and abroad producing multimedia content
  • Knowledge of Ukrainian and the relationship with the neighboring regions and the world.


Applicants cannot substitute education for experience.

Additional information

  • If you are still on active duty, you may submit a statement of service from your Personnel Command which states that date you entered active duty, the date you are separating, and the campaign medals you have received.
  • If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/59 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment with this agency.