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Technical Writer

Location:
Berkshire
Salary:
c.£25,000-£30,000, depending on experience
04 Oct 2019
21 Oct 2019
Vacancy Type:
Permanent
Reference:
8073
Job Description

Are you a writer or journalist with a knowledge and interest in technology and digital hardware?  A leading and globally-recognised testing firm, located an easy commute from Reading or London, is looking for an experienced technical writer/ associate editor who is confident working with complex technical information. This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly company with ambitious expansion plans.

Key duties:

  • Write bespoke and standardised reports as well as market analysis
  • Work closely with lab testing analysts and turn complex information into intelligible copy
  • Proofread copy and collect data for report use
  • Gain an overview of the market and expand knowledge of hardware and software business products
  • Liaise with translation agency and provide support to the rest of the team

Experience / skills required:

  • Solid experience in a writing/editing/publishing role
  • A B2B background within technology is preferred, but candidates with experience in other sectors, such as legal or healthcare, will also be considered
  • Excellent writing skills with the ability to create clear copy about technology
  • Strong level of MS Office (particularly Excel and Word), knowledge of InDesign, PowerPoint and HTML is preferred
  • A meticulous attention to detail and the ability to use initiative
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent ideally in journalism, English or related discipline

For further information, please apply online or email a CV and salary expectations to clairelaw@atwoodtate.co.uk

Contact:             Claire Law
Tel:                    0203 574 4423

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