technical author - Leeds - GBP45,000, authoring
Opportunity: Technical Author
Salary: GBP35,000 - GBP45,000
Are you an experienced Technical Author seeking a new role? This current company are looking for someone to join them to assist with their new projects.
Your job will include:
*Writing & updating Build instructions (including Photography) for Production personnel
*Writing & updating Product Inventory "Checklists" with associated BoMs & Price Lists within the
*Business Management ERP software
*Writing & updating User Guides for external and internal customers
*Production and editing of video material for external and internal customers
*Liaising with Evaluation, R&D and Production personnel on documentation requirements & issues
*Attending design meetings and liaising with the Engineering team to gain an understanding of the technology to be presented
*Acting as a representative for the R&D Team in Operational Meetings as necessary
*Supporting other authoring requirements when required
*Any other duties as required to fulfil company requirements
What we would like:
*2x years in technical authoring
*Extensive experience using Microsoft Word, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
*Good photography skills and experience with graphic and video editing software
*Basic understanding of Mechanical/Electrical design.
*Knowledge of essential information required for document types listed above.
*Knowledge of international standards and government specifications would be beneficial.
*Accuracy and attention to detail is important along with version control experience.
Nice to have or keen to learn:
*Experience with Adobe In-Design or similar DTP package
*Experience with Adobe Premiere, Techsmith Camtasia or similar
Email your up to date CV to (see below) or call Danielle