Technical Editor

  • Location

    Yeovil, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Systems Administrator

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  • Salary:

    £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jamie Grove

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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  • Client:


We are growing fast and have a great opportunity for a driven Technical Editor.
The ideal candidate will have a good level of experience working in a similar editorial
role. A good team-worker, as well as the ability to work under their own initiative, is
important, as is the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines. Working with samples and specification sheets to create database content and user
manuals to House Style. Working as part of the Content

* Write new and edit existing user manuals for branded products based on current
House Style
* Communicate clear instructions to in-house photographer and artwork department
regarding the images and illustrations as required
* Close liaison with Buyers and Compliance Manager to confirm accurate product
specification and compliance
* Close communication with both in-house and freelance translators to enable them to
provide accurate translations
* Proofing of final artwork for product manuals
* Progress urgent work via in-house reporting system to strict deadline
* Ensure database content is accurate and follows house style

* Excellent standard of spoken and written English (preferably to A Level standard)
* Good attention to detail
* Highly organised
* Excellent communication skills
* Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel