Medical and Nursing

Technical Writer


Technical Writer , Gaithersburg, Maryland. 20878

Job Ref: JOB-44380

WAI is a nationwide staffing agency. Currently we are looking for a Technical Writer for our client in Gaithersburg, MD. This is for a full-time, M-F, on-site contract.

Our client is in the pharmaceutical industry. They are looking for a non-medical technical writer to support their regulatory submissions. This would include reviewing and managing citations, editing tables, reference lists, abbreviations list, as well as other editorial tasks. The technical writer needs to be extremely detailed, timeline driven, and able to work in the clients Documentum-based, electronic document management system (you will receive training). Our client works with Office 2010 and Adobe Acrobat X. The candidate must be able to create, edit and compile PDF files with electronic functionality.

They have an existing style guide so ramp up should be fairly quick. Start could be anywhere from immediate to 2 months depending on their internal approval process.

Key Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with a Documentum-based, electronic document management system. This will include updating files and making changes as needed within the system.
  • General Documentation Management background and Word Processing skills.
  • Strong MS Office and Adobe PDF editing skills.

Our client is looking for candidates to work up to 40 hours per week on-site. The need is on-going.

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