Technical Writer

Job Terms:
£54,987 - £60,486 per annum pro rata
Start date:
Mid- June /July 2022
Posted By:
Brandon Maizels
12 - Month contract with scope to extend

Job Description:

Aquent is seeking an experienced and collaborative Technical Writer to join our client's inclusive team for a 12-month contract. This full-time technical writing contract role is based in London and offers a favourable Pro-rata Salary of £54,987-£60,484 and the opportunity to be part of a welcoming and diverse workplace culture.

As a Technical Writer, you will edit tutorials and conceptual material targeted at end-users, IT pros, and software developers who want to use the company's cloud­based enterprise products. Your primary authors will be partner engineers, platform specialists and software engineers, and you will transform drafts they create to address content gaps and new features into polished technical documentation.

In your first few weeks in this Technical Writer role, you can expect to:

  • Edit technical content for end-users, IT pros, and developers
  • Edit novice and ESL writers for adherence to globalisation and localisation standards
  • Work closely with development, partner engineering, and other internal groups
  • Manage incoming workload and ongoing updates, and set and own all deadlines
  • Understand, know, and update standards, templates, editorial guidelines, and globalisation best practices

The ideal candidate will have technical experience and a background in SAAS software solutions, such as Salesforce or SAP. You will also require expertise with software documentation which will provide beneficial, including API. Hardware documentation is also applicable. In addition, you should have the ability to understand coding as you may be writing short snippets of code.

As a vital member of the team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, our client will provide a contract salary of £54,987-£60,484 and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team.

To learn more and apply for this Technical Writer job in London, please get in touch with Aquent today. We look forward to hearing from you!

Client Description:

Our Client is a multinational technology company, specialising in Internet-related services and products; including online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. The atmosphere is relaxed with a diverse and innovative culture. Opportunities for growth and progression and networking with like-minded people across the business and beyond.


Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.