Technical Author

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Alex Hatfield

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Technical Author / Technical Writer / Technical Content Writer required to join a manufacturer in Portsmouth, Hampshire.

The Technical Author / Technical Content Writer / Technical Writer will be responsible for researching, developing and writing technical documentation and publications, such as reports & manuals for new and existing products.

The successful Technical Author must have proven experience of technical writing and technical documentation creation.


£40,000 - £45,000 depending on experience

Pension – 6% from employer     

Profit share – 5% of salary target

Income protection



Research, develop, write and review technical information

Produce publications such as reports and manuals for new and existing engineering products

Work with various engineering teams both internal and externally to gain an in-depth understanding of the product and the documentation requirements

Gather, analyse new and existing and potential content

Research, organise, and present technical information that is user friendly

Collaborate with subject matter experts (engineers, designers, and technicians)

Working on multiple projects/documents simultaneously

Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards

Develop and maintain document templates, style guides, and other resources

Create tutorials to help end-users

Site based in Portsmouth

Month to Friday 08:30 – 16:30



Proven experience as a Technical Author/ Technical Content Writer / Technical Writer or similar.

Commutable to Portsmouth, Hampshire

Experience in technical documentation writing

Excellent written skills

Must be able to obtain Security Clearance

Must be commutable to Portsmouth, Hampshire

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