Information Designer/Technical Writer
Medpace is a full-service clinical contract research organization (CRO). We provide Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Our mission is to accelerate the global development of safe and effective medical therapeutics through its scientific and disciplined approach. We leverage local regulatory and therapeutic expertise across all major areas including oncology, cardiology, metabolic disease, endocrinology, central nervous system, anti-viral and anti-infective. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, employing approximately 3,500 people across almost 40 countries.
Our corporate activities are growing rapidly, and we are currently seeking a full-time technical communicator who has experience in technical writing and editing, instructional design, and information design to join our Information Design team! Please submit a cover letter with your application.
Create, evaluate, maintain, and produce effective learning materials using multi-media knowledge, strong communication skills, and usability/accessibility principles;
Demonstrate excellent grammar, spelling, punctuation, and language usage skills with the ability to write quickly, simply, and clearly;
Develop and provide support for professional and user-friendly tools, templates, and forms that increase efficiency, consistency, and corporate identity;
Liaison between development team and applicable operations team in the creation of system-related manuals and other training materials using conceptual, topic-based, task-oriented reference information;
Stay current on new technology, industry trends, and best practices;
Ensure quality standards and consistency in language, visuals, graphics, and format;
May be responsible for other projects and responsibilities as assigned; and
Collaborate with other teams to create data visualizations and present information visually.
Bachelor's degree in professional writing, technical communication, or related field;
Proficient knowledge of software designed for technical communication (e.g., Adobe Technical Communication Suite - specifically Captivate and RoboHelp, Adobe Creative Suite, screen capture utilities);
Advanced knowledge of Office 365, including applying styles, using templates, and creating and editing complex documents;
Proven ability to develop user manuals, instructions, and training documents for specific audiences with conceptual, topic-based, and task-oriented reference information;
In-depth understanding of user experience and user accessibility principles;
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills,
Desire to evolve and improve systems, functions, and experiences; and
Ability to learn and teach complex ideas quickly, accurately, and effectively.
When you join Medpace, you become part of a team dedicated to supporting the development of ground-breaking drugs and devices. Our employees provide hope for those living with debilitating diseases. We invite you to be a part of something that is impacting millions of people around the globe while enjoying a competitive total compensation and benefits package and internal growth opportunities.
Medpace historically named a Top Cincinnati Workplace by the Cincinnati Enquirer
Recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Mid-size Companies in 2021
Medpace ranks amongst top CROs for site ratings across all 10 important attributes including CRA training, preparation & organization, accessibility of staff, open communication, and ensuring timely drug availability
Continually recognized with CRO Leadership Awards from Life Science Leader magazine based on expertise, quality, capabilities, reliability, and compatibility
What to Expect Next:
A member of our recruitment team will review your qualifications and, if interested, you will be contacted for an interview.
*WARNING: Please beware of phishing scams that offer opportunities with Medpace in exchange for sending money. These scammers pose as legitimate employees from actual companies. Please be advised that a Medpace employee will never ask you for a credit card, send you a check, or ask you for any type of payment as part of consideration for a role with our company. All of our careers require that you first complete an online application and go through some sort of interview process.
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