Content Developer, Medical Communication, Technical Writer
Working under general supervision, provides communication support by developing technical materials for the business areas, product lines and corporate services, directed at external customers and/or internal audiences.
With guidance from department manager and senior staff members, works with internal customers and various subject matter experts (SMEs) to produce technical content and achieve business objectives that address sales/marketing or technical problems of moderate complexity with guidance from department manager and senior staff members.
Create content: write new content, make changes/edits to existing content, gather the correct pieces from the content management system (CMS), and apply metadata to content.
Frequently makes decisions on routine matters, clearing all non-routine issues with department manager or lead project manager.
Forecasts and meets project deadlines and budgets. Takes the initiative to report on project status; anticipates and alerts manager and internal customers of potential project difficulties.
Manage all phases of content development projects, including needs assessment, affected deliverables, and timelines, content management & development, review schedules, and release activities.
Assists in the maintenance of art, photo, and electronic and printed document files to meet departmental and regulatory requirements.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job may be considered.
Minimum of 3 years experience in content development.
Knowledge of the businesses’ products and the therapies in which they are used.
Functional knowledge of industry and regulatory, marketing, linguistic, and publication standards and applies this knowledge to the completion of all projects.
Ability to collaborate and translate business objectives into tangible technical content for skill development at all levels.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing/editing, graphic design
Organizing skills and the demonstrated ability for attention to detail.
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively and comfortably with all levels within the businesses.
Able to drive for results- seeing projects through completion.
Technical/Functional skill to operate content management systems, XML, and desktop publishing systems and willingness to learn Arbortext.
Understand and apply DITA models.
An equivalent competency level acquired through a variation of these qualifications may be considered.
Typical Office Environment requirements include: reading, speaking, hearing, close vision, walking, bending, sitting, and occasional lifting up to 20 pounds.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
About Terumo BCT
Terumo BCT, a global leader in blood component and cellular technologies, is the only company with the unique combination of apheresis collections, manual and automated whole blood processing, and pathogen reduction coupled with leading technologies in therapeutic apheresis and cell processing. We believe in the potential of blood to do even more for patients than it does tod...ay. This belief inspires our innovation and strengthens our collaboration with customers.
As we strive to make even safer, higher-quality transfusions available to more people, we can unlock the potential of blood and cell therapies. We can help our customers bring even more treatment options to patients through advanced blood therapies. We can support researchers in developing cellular therapies that may fundamentally improve health care. Terumo BCT is guided by our customers' needs, aspirations and ongoing drive to improve efficiency and patient outcomes.
Unlocking the Potential of Blood.