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23 Dec 2012

Full-Time Director Global Documentation (Location Independent)

Globalization Partners International – Posted by mspethman Anywhere

Job Description

Global Documentation Manager – Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  1. Manage global DTP teams
  2. Lead by example and hands on DTP on larger complex FrameMaker related opps
  3. Coordinate and source FM, XML training engagements through subcontractor trainer resources or internal
  4. Train, guide and mentor DTP and other staff to become best of breed in industry
  5. Recruit, hire and train new DTP/Documentation staff as needed
  6. Conduct weekly and monthly meeting and perform yearly performance reviews
  7. Coordinate with other areas of production (Sales, Project Management, Engineering, etc.) for scheduling, workflow, pipeline, management, etc
  8. Identify additional opportunities for training and certification for all Documentation Staff
  9. Coordinate & Support Sales/Marketing with new client engagements and consulting to engage and win new business related to Documentation localization opportunities
  10. Review certain documentation quotes for completeness and accuracy – mainly FM, XML related training or migration quotes
  11. Provide cross-functional training to other staff (PMs, DTP, etc.)
  12. Participate in weekly and monthly Management and Production Meetings
  13. Review, purchase and configure new documentation software as needed
  14. Attend local networking events and actively recruit business contacts for GPI – serve as main contact to Adobe and other documentation partners
  15. Attend conventions, trade shows, and client sales opportunities as a representative of GPI in order to secure new business – expenses to be reimbursed by GPI
  16. Assist management in any writing tasks including articles, training, white papers, web content, related to DTP topics, etc…
  17. Write blogs on various DTP topics


Fulltime work from home-based position. Looking for the next step in your technical writing – desktop publishing career.  Salary depends on experience.


Job Categories: Technical Writer. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 60,000 - 80,000.

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