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Policy Technical Writer
Ref No.: 17-07414
Location: Montclair, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date: 01/15/2018
Description: Montclair State University has an immediate need for a talented Policies Writer with demonstrable experience writing Finance and Procurement policies. This is expected to be a 2 to 4 month contract with possible extensions and is located in Montclair, NJ. The Policy Writer will have experience as a technical writer working with compliance documents, making policy changes, creating documents and document standards, editing existing documents, and is an expert in editing software. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Responsible for creating policies as part of Finance and Treasury office deliverables. • Collects and records information gathered through interviews with subject matter experts or written and verbal guidance. • Completes all phases of the document development and publishing cycle. • May develop, recommend and implement policy changes. • Takes direction from Finance controller’s office and technical staff. Translates inputs (The What) into Finance Policies. • Adhere to, and where necessary, develop, the internal and industry standards and style guidelines to ensure consistent, quality work. • Advise Montclair State University staff on policy and documentation standards and best practices including structure, format and applicability.