Our client is a leading global provider of information and analytics that help customers with workflow solutions and better decision making.
A digital pioneer globally and in South Africa, the company has been committed to enhancing the potential of Africa through its corporate solutions and smart digital platforms.
As they grow on the continent they are seeking to appoint a Technical Content Specialist, based in Durban, responsible for thePreparation of new products, updating and maintaining databases for all electronic publications.
These will include the following broad categories for local and international content : Law Reports, Legislation, Journals and Commentaries.
The process will vary from manual to fully automated based on the nature of the publication.Minimum Requirements : Above average computer skills, working knowledge of MS Windows, expert level knowledge of MS Word (especially creating and applying styles, creating and using templates, recording and running of macros)Knowledge of XML Editors such as Oxygen XML EditorKnowledge of HTML, XML, XSLT and XSDsAt least 5 years previous experience in data preparation for publishing purposesProven ability to plan, organize and meet deadlinesProven ability to work on more than one project at the same timeMUST be able to work well under pressureExceptional language and grammar proficiencyGood communication / interpersonal skillsMust be willing to work overtime if necessaryPositive work attitude (willing to learn new software)Must be available to attend meetings that may fall out of the normal working hours (USA Team)