Technical Author / Writer

full time

Technical Author / Writer


  • 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


  • 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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