Technical Author / Writer

Recruiter
Rebel Recruitment Limited
Location
Nottinghamshire
Posted
05 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technical Author / Writer

Summary:

* Headline: This role is great for a Technical Author with some experience looking to help bring their knowledge for a growing company that is willing to invest in them, with an opportunity to get involved in interesting products.

* Location: Nottingham

* Salary: up to £27k + Benefits

* Ideal Candidate: A Technical Author with commercial experience of writing online help for software products and creating printed / electronic publications for end-user documentation. Personality and communication are equally as important as technical ability.

This company is growing its team in order to fulfil the demands on them and their ever-growing customer base! You would be joining a small but high functioning team. They are recruiting a number of IT Technical staff as part of their growth so I’m keen to hear from you if you have commercial working experience Technical Authorship / writing in a software environment.

Responsibilities & Deliverables

* Writing of online help

* Writing of workbook content

* Writing articles for editorials/web

* Providing feedback on software for usability and consistency

* Liaise with development, production, marketing and management

* Liaise with end users via beta testing forums and with externally sourced tutorial developers.

Required Skills / Experience:

* Significant experience in a Technical Author role

* Ability to clearly explain complex issues

* Self-starter with the ability to work under tight project deadlines

* Excellent command of English language and grammar

* Proven experience of writing engaging content

* Proven experience of working with creative software

* Proven experience of working with help authoring tools

* A good working knowledge of HTML5.

* An interest in design and photography is desirable

Benefits

* Health Insurance

* Company Pension Scheme

* 27 days holiday + bank holidays

* Life Insurance

* Car parking and monthly car wash

* Showers for cyclists & lunchtime joggers

* Breakout spaces, arcades and pool table

* Flexible hours

* Relocation package

If you would like to find out more, please feel free to get in touch.

Rebel Recruiters is an equal opportunities employer

Keywords: Technical Author, Technical Writer, MadCap, Flare, RoboHelp

Ref: RRFF/Nott/TA0319

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