Alliances Management Consulting Inc.: Technical Writer - Specifications

Headquarters: Silicon Valley, CA
URL: www.alliancesmanagement.com


The
Technical Writer - Specifications will support Alliances Management clients by
producing high-quality documentation that is appropriate for its intended
audience, working with internal and external teams on process and policy
documentation, and acting as editor when changes are needed or new versions of
documents are released.

A
successful applicant will be an experienced Technical Writer who is responsible
for creating high-quality technical documentation, is able to explain complex
technical information in a clear and concise manner, and is able to conduct
document reviews with stakeholders.Requirements
& Skills:

Experience in
technical writing and editing of Technical Standards and/or Technical
SpecificationsExcellent verbal
and written communication skills with the ability to explain technical
information clearlyStrong working
knowledge of Microsoft OfficeKnowledge of HTML
and MarkdownExperience with
Git and GitHubAbility to
multitask and handle several projects simultaneouslyComfort operating
in a fast-paced, highly technical environmentAbility to work
well in a “matrix” organization that requires answering to different
managers and working with individuals across different parts of the
company Familiarity and
experience working with business professionals from different cultural
backgroundsExtreme attention
to detailPositive attitude
and a team player—both with managers and colleagues Preferred Skills:

Experience in
technical writing and editing of Operational Policy and Process
DocumentationExperience working
in a member-driven organization, where member working groups are the
primary stakeholder for written deliverablesKnowledge of
Structured XML or LaTeXProject Management
experienceDegree in English,
Communications, or Engineering

As Alliances Management is a virtual company, all
employees work from home.  The Technical Writer will do the same while
employed by Alliances Management, based in Silicon Valley, California.  In
order to meet company requirements to manage client projects, the selected
candidate will ordinarily need to work U.S.

hours (8:00 a.m.

– 5:00 p.m.

U.S.
Pacific Time); however, there will be times when it will be critical to work
alternative hours in order to meet client expectations.

 

About Alliances Management

Alliances
Management is an association management and consulting company with professionals
located throughout the United States and satellite offices in Europe and
Asia.  We fulfill high-profile functions for international clients,
including EMVCo and GlobalPlatform in the association space and eBay and Visa
in the private sector.  We have grown tenfold since our inception in 2006
because of our unwavering commitment to excellence.  Our services include
development of international programs, management of global events, financial
management, and implementation of certification programs.

 

We are
interested in hiring only candidates with extremely high standards and who
believe that client satisfaction is essential not only in its own right, but
also because it will bring long-term success to Alliances Management.

 To
learn more, visit www.alliancesmanagement.com.


To apply: Qualified candidates should send a resume and a customized introductory letter (which we really do read) to technicalwriting@alliancesmanagement.com.

In the body of your letter, explain why you are the right candidate for the opportunity.

Please be specific.

Please also include salary history/expectations, any additional information you would like us to know, and any questions that you have.

Apply

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