Jobs

We will post here any vacancies we have internally, but also projects we are looking for assistance with.

If you would like be to considered for working on any of these jobs, then please use the Contractor Registration page quoting the job reference.

You should also submit your details for inclusion into our supplier database for first consideration on future projects.

technical author finding job vacancy contract, permanent or part-time position

Technical Author – Software

Pay Amount: £20,000.00-£30,000.00 per year

Location: UK

Contract / Permanent: Full-time, Part-time

Reference: TA10

Date added: 8/2/2022

AST Authors have a position for a technical author to join our team with a willingness to work on a variety of projects. The ideal candidate will have a experience and an interest in writing documentation for software and/or internal business processes.

  • You will be self-motivated and comfortable liaising with clients and visiting client sites when necessary.
  • You will have previous experience as a technical author and be computer literate.
  • You will enjoy writing manuals for software applications and/or business processes.
  • You will have experience using MadCap Flare or a willingness to learn it.
  • You will be always looking to improve our product.
  • You will be open to continuing to learn and develop your skills.

If required, we are open to you working a short working week or an unusual working pattern.

When applying please state your desired working pattern and salary.

Technical Author – Engineering / Mechanical

Pay Amount: £20k - £30k

Location: UK

Contract / Permanent: Permanent. Hours to suit.

Reference: TA09

Updated: 7/2/2022

AST Authors have a position for a technical author to join our team with a willingness to work on a variety of projects. You must be self-motivated and happy to take full responsibility for liaising with clients and attending occasional onsite visits.

  • You will have previous experience as a technical author and be computer literate.
  • You will have experience using MadCap Flare or a willingness to learn it.
  • You will be always looking to improve our product.
  • You will be open to continuing to learn and develop your skills.

Salary: £20k – £30k

We are open to someone looking for a short working week or an unusual working pattern.

To apply please send a covering email and your CV to ast@astauthors.co.uk stating your desired working pattern, salary and quoting the reference TA09.

Technical Authors required for one-off projects

Pay Amount: Negotiable

Location: Commuting distance of Letchworth Garden City

Contract / Permanent: Initially fixed term.

Reference: TA07

Part-time Technical Author, office and/or home-based

AST are seeking Technical Authors of all disciplines to work on one-off projects. If you like working with minimal supervision and prefer short-term projects over the long grind, then please get in touch.

Must be a self-starter who is comfortable managing own workload.

We can accommodate both PAYE and Ltd company working arrangements.

Even if you are not immediately available we would still like to hear from you.

To submit your details please use our Contractor Registration page and email us your latest CV or work history. Or simply send us an email.

Please email contracts@astauthors.co.uk
with your details / skillset / experience / preferred area of authoring.