Technical Publications Department Manager / Fortune 500 company

EXO ARNVIND is seeking a Technical Publications Department Manager for a world leader in Medical Devices.

The difference between life and death can be just a few minutes. Our customers diagnostic equipment is of crucial importance to doctors all over the world in their effort to diagnose critically ill patients quickly and accurately. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 2700 colleagues are committed and dedicated in their effort to make an impact on the life of others with high-quality solutions.

Our customers leading position in the market has been secured over the last 80 years, with good growth, and strong financials.

Do you want to be a vital part of the development and maintenance of our customers world class medical device products? We are looking for an competent Technical Publications department manager, who is ready to motivate the experienced team and further enhance our customers state-of-the-art tools and processes.

As the Manager of Technical Publications, you lead a department of approx. 10 employees located in Greater Copenhagen, Denmark. The Technical Publications department is part of new product development and product maintenance, and creates external technical publications including instructions for use (manuals), inserts and labels of critical importance to users.

This material is translated and localized for use around the world, complying with regulatory requirements and adding value to the  products, the customer learning and the user experience. The position is an attractive opportunity to join a successful company where continuous development of employees is a key focus area. Thus, it will allow a skilled and ambitious candidate to grow with the job.

About the job

The department manager role includes a multitude of disciplines such as in-depth understanding of Tech Pubs related tools, systems and processes, business and customer insight, medical device quality and regulatory requirements, people management, stakeholder management, project and portfolio management, design for usability, as well as lean principles and tools.

Both in Denmark and abroad you will meet enthusiastic colleagues who take pride in making a difference in a company whose products can truly impact other people’s lives.

This position offers you ‘freedom with responsibility’, opportunities for training and career development, and a wide range of staff benefits.

The following formal qualifications will improve your chances of success:

  • Master, Bachelor or similar in technical area: Engineering, Linguistics or similar.
  • Excellent English writing and communication skills. Danish proficiency is a plus.
  • Experience with management of Technical Publications departments or similar.
  • Hands-on experience with Technical Publications IT systems such as authoring tools, style sheets, content management systems, translation management systems or similar.
  • Experience in working with complex, high-quality products, preferably medical devices.
  • Experience with strict quality/regulatory requirements, preferably within medical devices.
  • Excellent project planning, project execution and project portfolio management skills.

About our customer:

They are a global science & technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. the world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions. The globally diverse team of 59,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, which serves as their competitive advantage. They rank #133 on the Fortune 500 and their stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000% over 20 years.

Location: Copenhagen

If the above descriptions could be you – then apply here at  EXO Career Portal

We look forward to hearing from you !


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