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Technical Writer

Job Title: Technical Writer
Location: Sydney
Reference: 2907460
Job Published: March 18, 2019 14:31

Job Description

Prestigious ASX Listed Australian organisation are looking for a Technical Writer to join on a short-term contract. You will be joining an IT Digital Transformational team creating, modify and realigning job descriptions to be included in the Digital Technology team. This will include gathering business requirements on skills and capabilities and understanding technology future of work skills needed which will be translated into the technology framework.
You will Plan, develop, organise, write and edit operational procedures and manuals to increase system clarity, performance and usability.

You will be responsible for;
  • Utilise a variety of media forms including images, videos and flowcharts
  • Analyse current content and make enhancements as necessary
  • Produce electronic documentation in addition to hard copy manuals
  • Maintain a comprehensive library of technical terminology and documentation
  • Analyse documents to maintain continuity of style of content
  • Manage updates and revisions to technical literature
  • Elicit and elaborate information from various internal departments and external sources as necessary
The experience you will have;
  • Proven experience working in a technical writing position, preferably in a related field
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A strong knowledge base and ability to work cooperatively with other teams are a must
  • Strong attention to detail and grammatical correctness
  • Passion for working in a team-based technical environment
  • Able to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences
  • Great planning and organisation approaches
  • Enthusiasm for finding new ways of solving problems
  • Ability to bring the team on a journey to learn what you know
  • Proficiency in MS Office, MS Visio and MS SharePoint
If you're interested in hearing more about this role, apply now!