Who we're looking for
We value diversity at Lidl and this includes creating collaborative teams with colleagues with diverse experiences and backgrounds.
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What you will be doing
Create technical documentations, including instruction manuals, safety / assembling manuals, and quick start guides for a wide variety of consumer goods in German and English.
Organise materials and complete writing assignments in accordance with all relevant product standards and countries regulations in the EU, UK, and US.
Create / edit line drawings, sketches, diagrams, OSD screenshots, table / charts to illustrate material.
Align with Merchandising and Quality Assurance teams during the documentation creation and finalisation phases. In terms of on-time delivery and ensuring accuracy of specifications, product assembly steps, and operating procedures of the products.
Understand complex concepts and communicate the information in a way that is engaging and understood by end-users at various technical levels.
Gather feedback on instruction manuals from Quality Assurance team / Testing institutes to improve usability and marketability.
Get alignment and execute final changes on instruction manuals to reduce correction loops before and after translations.
Prepare / typeset and review instruction manuals for translation process.
Cooperate closely with Design, Translation and Artwork Team in the fields of graphics, artwork and packaging management based on internal quality requirements.
Build and maintain content / translation library and templates for standardisation purposes.
Assist in proofreading, technical problem solving, reviewing test reports, and communicating with testing institutes if required.
Who you are
University degree in Technical Communication, Technical Translation, or related fields or work experience as Technical Writer
At least 3 years' work experience in the field of technical documentation
Experience with Power Tools, SDA, Lightings, and Hi-Tech (smart IoT) product groups will be an advantage
Exemplary attention to detail and time management skills
Work independently on written assignments and be a dependable, strong team player with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, and Acrobat
Excellent writing skills in German and English, proficiency in other European languages will be an advantage
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment whilst under pressure to meet tight deadlines
What we offer
Market Leading Remuneration Package :
Double pay and discretionary bonus
Choice of MPF provider
Supportive Environment :
Rental re-imbursement scheme
Out-Of-Office leave for important appointments
In-house training courses
Training sponsorship scheme
Supporting your child’s education with advice from a leading education consultant
Work-Life Balance : 5 day week
5 day week
Competitive Annual Leave
Charity, Community and Sporting Events