Technical Editor

Tetrad Recruitment Group Limited
Newcastle Upon Tyne
From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
08 Mar 2018
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
The Opportunity: To provide a construction related technical editorial service, for specifications and products required both in the UK and globally. You will also report to the Chief Editor and offer support and technical advice to internal teams when required. The Candidate: Must understand the construction industry drivers, from design and execution standpoints. Ability to edit technical information with an eye for detail and critical thinking. Able to produce clear and concise information with excellent grammar. Excellent research skills. Interpret and offer guidance on complex issues and legislation. Commitment to continuous improvement and quality assurance. Offer fantastic customer service, internally and externally. IT literate. Ideally, a relevant degree in construction/publishing related discipline. Experience in a similar position, working with a quality management system. Flexible approach to work, pragmatism. Knowledge of BIM. Key responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Review colleagues work, ensuring it is in line with company policies and the Chief Editor’s requirements, with emphasis on technical content. Provide editorial comment on content for websites, publications and company documents. Provide support to internal teams through professional development and disseminate this information throughout the technical teams. Contribute to improving internal processes and procedures. Assist in creation of new products and the development of existingproducts. Contribute to training and education activities, such as seminars and presentations. Represent the organisation at meetings, conferences and events. This job was originally posted as