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Rédacteur Documentation Technique (F/H/NB)

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Location: CRAPONNE, France
Position Type: Unfixed Term
Job Function: Product Labeling & Documentation

A family-owned company, bioMérieux has grown to become a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics. For 60 years and across the world, we have imagined and developed innovative diagnostics solutions to improve public health. Today, our teams are spread across 45 countries and serve 160 countries with the support of a large distribution network.
Come and join a family-owned global company with a long-term vision, and a human-centered culture.




We are looking for a technical writer to join a team of 12 co-workers within the Product Labeling & Documentation department. The technical writer reports to an Operational Manager within the PLD Operational Hub France.


Principal Job Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for initiating, updating, and maintaining the IFU (instruction for use) documentation, working closely with a broad range of internal cross-functional teams. Among the daily tasks are:

    • Gathering documentary sources,

    • Understanding the scope of the products and their marketing ranges

    • Authoring package inserts, manuals, and labels for Reagents, and/or Systems and Instruments (English Master file)

    • Scheduling and leading IFU dedicated meetings

    • Handling the reviews and approval of the documentation

    • Initiating and monitoring the translation and publication processes

  • Comply with regulatory requirements, internal procedures, and established standards and templates.

  • Define and meet delivery dates, regularly updating the team coordinator on your progress.

  • Propose innovative solutions to enhance documentation usability and process efficiency

  • Regular trips from/to our Craponne and La Balme les Grottes sites.


You are:


  • You have a Master Degree in Technical Writing or Multilingual and Multimedia Communication, or can demonstrate/have professional experience in technical writing.
  • You master XML structured writing and the good practices of technical writing (Oxygen, DITA, XML, minimalism). The knowledge of IxiaSoft is highly appreciated.
  • Communicate effectively and accurately, both in French and English (B2 certified)
  • Immediate proficiency using Microsoft Office pack, Adobe Creative Suite, (in particular InDesign), DTP tools, illustration and image editing softwares.
  • Rely on pre-established written guidelines and corporate procedures to perform job functions and ensure consistency of IFU documentation.
  • Ability to recognize important and high-level technical information, and to report them in the IFU.
  • Can effectively work as part of an international team and support the team with a helpful attitude, facilitate/influence decisions, and comfortable in speaking up in meetings.
  • Demonstrate autonomy in managing daily tasks.
  • Ability to stay positive and calm in stressful situations.
  • Ability to adjust to changes in scheduling, and general flexibility in the work environment.
  • Effective organization, feel comfortable managing multiple authoring projects simultaneously

bioMérieux welcomes applications from all individuals, regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, physical characteristics, social origin, disability, union membership, religion, family status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression or any unlawful criterion under applicable law. We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and avoiding discrimination.

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