Technical Writer



Position Title: Technical Writer
Duration: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Annual Salary (determined on experience)
Reports to: Technical Writing Director


Job Description:

iMiller Public Relations (iMPR) is seeking an experienced Technical Writer with extensive writing and editing experience; experience within the telecommunications/IT industry is preferred. The Technical Writer will be responsible for client deliverables including (but not limited to):



  • Press Releases / Media Alerts
  • Articles
  • Blogs
  • Website Content
  • Abstracts
  • Awards Submissions
  • Media Pitches
  • White Papers
  • Case Studies
  • Research Documents
  • Reports
  • Presentation / Other Collateral
  • Datasheets
  • Corporate Literature
  • and more



Duties & Job Functions:



  • Work with Account Managers to obtain clear guidance on client deliverables and maintain/adhere to strict timelines and due dates
  • Keep track of all writing projects and deliverables for assigned accounts on personal master project tracker; provide weekly/bi-weekly updates of project status on status report update requests
  • Perform interviews with iMPR customers and their clients to obtain project descriptions and critical messaging to be included
  • Develop original content and tailor messages based on customer-specific messaging documents provided while keeping the target audiences in mind
  • Proofread all text to ensure consistency, accuracy, flow, and logical structure
  • Use correct grammar and spelling
  • Ensure the text is in line with customer’s correct ‘style’
  • Fact-check and validate statements/sources
  • Edit / fact-check and finalize documents
  • Update internal content project tracker on a daily basis



Requirements:



  • Excellent written English, including exceptional spelling and grammar
  • Meticulous approach to work and an eye for detail
  • Ability to maintain high-quality work and meet strict deadlines
  • Three to Five (3-5) years of related experience
  • A degree and diploma in Communications, Journalism, English, or related subject
  • Professional Journalism background / writing experience a plus
  • Strong technical skills; proficiency in Microsoft® Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong awareness and understanding of the IT/telecom markets; experience within the telecommunications/IT industry is preferred



If you fit the aforementioned criteria and believe you are a viable candidate, please email your cover letter, résumé and three (3) writing samples to joanna@imillerpr.com.