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Technical Writer
Ref No.: 17-02929
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
Technical Writer

Salt Lake City, UT

6 month Contract to Hire

Pay Range: $20.00 - $30.00per hr / Salary Target: $40K - $60K

Job Description:

Our client is in the technology/financial space and looking for a strong technical writer to join the companies training team and work closely with team members across the organization to develop and document the companies' knowledge base. This information will be used for organizational employee training that will increase performance support for their customer-facing teams. You will develop new content, improve existing content, and incorporate feedback to create a knowledge base that is comprehensive, accurate and up-to-date.

Required Skills:
  • 3+ years of experience in procedure writing, software documentation, or technical writing
  • Experience collaborating with SMEs in software or other technical fields
  • Experience with technical communications software (Flare, RoboHelp, WebWorks, etc.)
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in English with a technical writing emphasis preferred
Bonus Skills:
  • Self-starter with the ability to own projects from beginning to end
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate
  • Proactive approach to problem solving with a bias for action
  • Strong organizational, planning, prioritization, and analytical skills
  • Experience in software, finance, or customer service industries a plus