Edissero Ltd

Edissero Ltd Godalming, UK
22/09/2018
Full time
We are looking for a junior resourcer/proofreader to join our small, professional and friendly team. This is not your typical recruitment role; there are no hard sales calls or number crunching, and you get a real opportunity to develop professional relationships with clients and candidates. With full training and support from helpful colleagues, you will be required to fill specialist contract and permanent vacancies, proofread/edit CVs, speak confidently with clients and candidates, and write relevant supporting notes for each submitted CV. Excellent written English is essential, and you will be capable of spotting and correcting errors and inconsistencies in professionally written material. We are looking for candidates with: An excellent telephone manner, and the ability to communicate confidently with clients and candidates at all levels whilst not being afraid to ask questions. Experience of proofreading, editing, and writing to a high standard; you will need to pass our editing and writing task at interview. The capability to deal with multiple concurrent tasks and rapidly changing priorities, whilst working calmly, quickly and effectively under pressure. A genuine interest in language. A very well organised, methodical and enthusiastic approach. An adaptable, cheerful, polite and patient personality. Drive, determination and focus. The ability to work well in a small team, and the capability to take sole charge of the office as and when required. Good MS Office skills, but particularly good MS Word. A genuine desire to build a long-term career in technical author recruitment. This role is based in an attractive central Godalming location and is easily accessible from the mainline train station and the A3. On offer is a salary of £18,000 to £24,000 p.a. (depending on experience), a bonus, and good benefits. If this role is of interest, please send your CV and a covering letter stating your suitability to Michelle Northcott or call for more information.
Edissero Ltd Kent, UK
22/09/2018
Full time
Technical Author Our forward-thinking engineering client is looking for a sole technical author to join their friendly engineering team. You'll be responsible for producing a range of documentation for the company's innovative intelligent lighting solutions, including user guides, installation guides, datasheets, and marketing literature. This is a fantastic opportunity to make the role your own, as they'd like new ideas on documentation concepts and layout, different authoring tools, and ways to improve the user experience. You will have: At least three years' experience as a technical author, with some of this in a hardware environment. New ideas on how to update and improve the documentation and to achieve the best user experience. The motivation to work autonomously to get the information you need from engineers. Experience working with technical experts in a variety of fields, teams, and business levels. Experience working with translation agencies. The ability to manipulate diagrams and illustrations (preferably using Adobe Creative/Technical Communication Suite or CorelDRAW). Their modern office has parking available onsite and a free shuttle bus is provided from the nearest mainline train station.
Edissero Ltd London, UK
22/09/2018
Technical Author - Fixed-Term Contract Our world leading payments technology client is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated fixed-term contract technical author to write a range of software and business documentation to support a range of software services. Documentation you'll write will include user guides, technical specifications and processes and procedures. Essential requirements: Solid technical authoring experience in the software industry. Experience of DITA standards using Oxygen. Knowledge of screen capture and image editing software. Experience in banking, finance or payments would be beneficial but not essential. This role is based all onsite between our client's London and Hertfordshire offices, and runs for a year from the day you start.
Edissero Ltd Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
22/09/2018
Full time
Technical Author Our innovative, fast-growing software client is looking for a technical author to join their friendly technical communications team. You'll help create, edit and maintain a range of documentation including user guides, release notes, installation guides, help files, and API documentation. This company welcomes people with an inquisitive mind and new ideas to share. You will have: At least three years' experience as a software technical author. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to understand highly complex technical ideas and explain them in simple, clear and concise terms. Experience working on multiple projects at once and in a fast-paced environment. The ability to speak to people at all levels of the business and to clients. Knowledge of single sourcing authoring tools, ideally MadCap Flare. Enthusiasm and motivation to learn new skills. The following are desirable, but not essential: Experience producing API documentation. A working knowledge of Agile methodology. This role will be based onsite in their Greater Manchester office. There is parking available onsite and it's a short walk/shuttle bus from the nearest train station.
Edissero Ltd Cambridge, UK
22/09/2018
Full time
Technical Trainer Our world-leading, fast-growing technology client is looking to recruit an enthusiastic technical trainer. This multi-award-winning company is pioneering new approaches to machine learning, involving some of the most successful technology entrepreneurs in the UK. It's a very exciting time to be joining them! In this varied and interesting role, you will have responsibility for: Creating and updating engaging training materials such as presentations and supporting documents for external and internal audiences (from non-technical end users to experienced system administrators and developers). Training customers on the basics of how to use the software, through to technical topics such as installation, deployment and configuration (F2F and via WebEx). Developing and improving their customer training programme, and helping develop their internal learning and development programmes. What's needed? Experience delivering classroom-based training and creating written materials to support your training. Experience teaching technical concepts to a range of audiences. A technical mind set and the ability to communicate technical concepts and complex software in a clear and engaging way. Creativity and communication skills to convey complex information to a range of audiences with different needs. Enthusiasm and ideas for improving our client's training. Familarity with commonly-used tools and software for presenting and creating training (eg PowerPoint). Experience of/an interest in/ability to learn any of the following would be advantageous: Java or any other programming language. Basic Linux skills or the ability and desire to learn. Creating other technical documentation such as user guides etc. Payments, finance, fintech, big data, machine learning, AI. On offer is a very competitive salary, quarterly bonuses, a variety of benefits and a good range of social activities. This role is based in their Cambridge office which has parking and is accessible by public transport. There will also be some travel to client sites, which will mainly be in London.
Edissero Ltd Cambridge, UK
22/09/2018
Full time
Technical Author Our world-leading, fast-growing technology client is looking to recruit an enthusiastic technical author. You will have responsibility for creating a range of technical documentation including user, installation, configuration and integration guides and building company-wide documentation standards. This multi-award-winning company is pioneering new approaches to machine learning, involving some of the most successful technology entrepreneurs in the UK. It's a very exciting time to be joining them! What's needed? Experience of writing technical documentation for system administrators and developers, including API documentation. A technical mind set and the ability to explain complex software to end users and system administrators. An understanding of Java or any other coding/programming language. Enthusiasm and ideas for improving our client's documentation functions and best practices. Experience of/an interest in any of the following would be advantageous: MadCap Flare or a similar single sourcing tool. Linux environments. Banking, finance, fintech, big data, machine learning. On offer is a very competitive salary, quarterly bonuses, a variety of benefits and a good range of social activities. This role is based in their Cambridge office which has parking and is accessible by public transport.
Edissero Ltd Godalming, UK
22/09/2018
Full time
We are looking for a junior resourcer/proofreader to join our small, professional and friendly team. This is not your typical recruitment role; there are no hard sales calls or number crunching, and you get a real opportunity to develop professional relationships with clients and candidates. With full training and support from helpful colleagues, you will be required to fill specialist contract and permanent vacancies, proofread/edit CVs, speak confidently with clients and candidates, and write relevant supporting notes for each submitted CV. Excellent written English is essential, and you will be capable of spotting and correcting errors and inconsistencies in professionally written material. We are looking for candidates with: An excellent telephone manner, and the ability to communicate confidently with clients and candidates at all levels whilst not being afraid to ask questions. Experience of proofreading, editing, and writing to a high standard; you will need to pass our editing and writing task at interview. The capability to deal with multiple concurrent tasks and rapidly changing priorities, whilst working calmly, quickly and effectively under pressure. A genuine interest in language. A very well organised, methodical and enthusiastic approach. An adaptable, cheerful, polite and patient personality. Drive, determination and focus. The ability to work well in a small team, and the capability to take sole charge of the office as and when required. Good MS Office skills, but particularly good MS Word. A genuine desire to build a long-term career in technical author recruitment. This role is based in an attractive central Godalming location and is easily accessible from the mainline train station and the A3. On offer is a salary of £18,000 to £24,000 p.a. (depending on experience), a bonus, and good benefits. If this role is of interest, please send your CV and a covering letter stating your suitability to Michelle Northcott or call for more information.
Edissero Ltd Surrey, UK
22/09/2018
Full time
Software Training Consultant/Trainer - Chemistry, Biology or similar Our client, who is a leader in scientific data management software, is looking to recruit a training consultant to work within their global educational services team. You will design, create and maintain a range of online, eLearning and classroom-based training material, and deliver and coordinate software product training to customers and internal staff. Classroom training is delivered mainly at our client's onsite training facility, but there will be opportunities for some UK and European travel. This would be a great opportunity for an IT trainer or a teacher with a science/IT background looking to move into software training. What's needed? The ability and experience to design and deliver effective training on scientific software products. A 2:1 or above in a chemistry, biology, life sciences or pharmacology discipline. The ability to deliver complex information concisely and articulately. An aptitude for understanding complex software. Good applied knowledge of MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Excellent time management, communication and problem-solving skills.
Edissero Ltd Surrey, UK
21/09/2018
Full time
Support Analyst - PhD/MSc/BSc in Biology, Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Cheminformatics, Pharmacology Our client is an award winning, global scientific software company and they are looking for a biology/chemistry/life sciences graduate with general IT and excellent communication skills to join their support team as a support analyst, providing off site support to their worldwide customers and helping them get the most out of using their software. The role includes reproducing/analysing problems and providing resolutions to customers; identifying customers with possible software training needs; providing regular updates to customers; liaising with development teams; contributing to the customer support knowledgebase, and assisting with off site consultancy tasks where required. Essential requirements: A PhD/MSc or BSc in any of the following: Biology or other biological science, pharmacology, biochemistry, chemistry, bioinformatics, cheminformatics or similar life science subjects. An interest in IT and good general IT skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Good problem solving skills. Experience of using Microsoft Office, especially Excel. Experience of laboratory work. Desirable requirements: Knowledge of the scientific research process. Prior experience of using biological/chemical data management software. A relaxed and attractive working environment is on offer, plus excellent career prospects to move up and around this organisation, which is at the forefront of discovery research. All necessary training will be provided. Please note that working a shift pattern will be required for this role and ideally you will have access to a car.
Edissero Ltd Surrey, UK
20/09/2018
Full time
Scientific Content Writer Our client, who is a leader in scientific data management software, is looking to recruit an enthusiastic scientific content writer to join their growing marketing department. In this role, you will plan, research, write and edit a range of engaging and well-crafted sales and marketing material for online and offline use. You'll be required to speak to internal SMEs and stakeholders to gather accurate scientific information and turn this into collateral that aids our client's efforts to remain at the forefront of their field. Applications are welcome from experienced scientific content writers/journalists and those who are looking to start a career in scientific writing. You will have: A BSc or higher in Chemistry or a similar life sciences subject. Experience in a laboratory environment, ideally in pre-clinical trials/drug discovery. Experience of, or an interest in, writing or journalism within the life sciences industry. A demonstrable ability to research information and conduct effective interviews with relevant stakeholders. The ability to quickly acquire and apply specialised scientific domain knowledge. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Good attention to detail. Ideally, fluency in a second European language.
Edissero Ltd Hampshire, UK
20/09/2018
Full time
Technical Author - Graduate/Junior We have an excellent opportunity with our highly successful software client, who is looking for an enthusiastic junior technical author to join their growing team. With the guidance and support of your colleague, you will write and edit a range of documentation such as product guides, user guides, and online help. You'll also gain experience of administering the translation process with an external agency. Applications are welcome from graduates with a genuine interest in becoming a technical author or from technical authors who are looking for the next step in their career. As the successful candidate, you will have: A genuine interest in starting/developing your career as a technical author. Strong written and verbal communication skills, with an excellent grasp of grammar. The ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures. An interest in learning new technology and software tools. Strong Microsoft Office skills (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel). Knowledge of any of the following is advantageous but definitely not essential, as full training and support will be given: Technical authoring tools such as MadCap Flare, Author-it, FrameMaker; Content Management Systems; Jira; experience within a software development environment. This role offers a salary of £25,000 - £33,000 p.a. (depending on experience) + discretionary bonus + excellent benefits. The office is in an easily accessible town centre location.
Edissero Ltd Cambridge, UK
20/09/2018
Technical Author - Fixed-Term Contract (initial 6 month period) Our growing, dynamic and innovative electronics and software client is looking for a fixed-term contract technical author to join their friendly team for an initial period of six months. With access to helpful and knowledgeable SMEs, you will work alongside the existing technical author to write detailed user manuals and other documentation. This collateral is to support our client's range of exciting electronic component products and associated software. What's needed? Solid experience of documenting electronics and software products as a technical author. The ability to confidently liaise with busy SMEs and turn their knowledge into useful and easy-to-understand documentation. Experience of MadCap Flare and/or HTML, DITA, or XML. A proactive and independent approach. An interest in, or existing experience of, documenting REST APIs. On offer is a pro-rata salary of up to £50,000 p.a. + benefits. This role is available on a Full time or part time basis, and is based onsite in an attractive office outside Cambridge where there is ample parking.
Edissero Ltd Surrey, UK
20/09/2018
Full time
Scientific Content Writer Our client, who is a leader in scientific data management software, is looking to recruit an enthusiastic scientific content writer to join their growing marketing department. In this role, you will plan, research, write and edit a range of engaging and well-crafted sales and marketing material for online and offline use. You'll be required to speak to internal SMEs and stakeholders to gather accurate scientific information and turn this into collateral that aids our client's efforts to remain at the forefront of their field. Applications are welcome from experienced scientific content writers/journalists and those who are looking to start a career in scientific writing. You will have: A BSc or higher in Chemistry or a similar life sciences subject. Experience in a laboratory environment, ideally in pre-clinical trials/drug discovery. Experience of, or an interest in, writing or journalism within the life sciences industry. A demonstrable ability to research information and conduct effective interviews with relevant stakeholders. The ability to quickly acquire and apply specialised scientific domain knowledge. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Good attention to detail. Ideally, fluency in a second European language.
Edissero Ltd Surrey, UK
18/09/2018
Full time
Our client, who is a leader in scientific data management software, is looking to recruit an enthusiastic graduate to join their friendly, professional consultancy team. Drawing upon your scientific domain knowledge, you will work closely with customers to help them get the best out of our client's innovative cloud-based software solutions, which are used in R&D labs across the globe. With full training and mentoring from experienced colleagues, you'll get involved with ensuring ongoing customer satisfaction by providing them with project management, training and technical services support as appropriate. This role will include some travelling to customer sites in Europe. This is an excellent opportunity to start your career with an award winning company who is at the forefront of drug discovery research! What's needed? A PhD, MSc or BSc in Biology, Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Cheminformatics or similar life sciences discipline. Good experience of the MS Office suite, in particular Excel or a similar spreadsheet package. Technical aptitude and the ability to quickly pick up and understand new software and technology. Familiarity and confidence in the use of scientific jargon. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. A confident, calm and articulate approach. Any programming experience would be useful, but definitely not essential.