Automotive Technical Author

Job Ref:



Milton Keynes, Reading, Oxfordshire, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Bristol, United Kingdom

Location Category:

Yorkshire  South West  South East  South  Midlands 


£35-£45k – initially a 6/12-month contract (possibility to become permanent)

Salary Category:

£40,001 - £60,000

The Consultant:
Jenny Harris

I have exclusively recruited in the aftermarket for 23 years, recruiting for various roles within motor factors, distributors, OEM’s and dealerships; finding all levels of candidates from drivers all the way up to national sales managers.

 Technical Author

Are you a high quality Technical Author or a great Parts Interpreter or Product Manager, that can collect, store and maintain all the compilation that drives a website and printed material?   You will probably be from either a vehicle dealer background or from within an automotive agency / software type business. 

 Remote working flexibility and flexible working hours available.

 Ideally located – Milton Keynes, Reading, Oxfordshire, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Bristol

 £35-£45k – initially a 6/12-month contract (possibility to become permanent)

 Our client works internationally with global vehicle manufacturers, assisting them in developing targeted aftersales and parts programmes via their dealer networks.

The Role:

  • Provide various authoring, compilation, copywriting, editorial, production and administration input as required.
  • Generate and produce documents and publications for print and electronic media.
  • Compile vehicle parts technical data including applications and part numbers for catalogues, scheduled mailings etc.
  • Ensure all literature and online and electronic show accurate and current pricing.
  • Assist in the preparation of artwork and maintain editorial conformity for various retailer/dealer, trade and industry communications.
  • Generate and/or edit sales, promotional and procedural copy for various marketing materials and other projects as required.
  • Proofread hard copy and electronically stored text and data.

The Candidate:

  • Ability to look up car manufacturers parts systems and extract parts and applications etc to a very high level of detail.
  • Electronic Parts Catalogue (EPC)
  • Cataloguing Parts for vehicles using various in-house programs.
  • Liaising with Engineers and the help desk to rectify any technical or cataloguing
  • Validating and uploading catalogue data for the Online Electronic Parts Catalogue.
  • Attention to deal is paramount.


Apply in Confidence

To apply for the position of Technical Author please forward your CV to Jenny Harris, Senior Recruitment Consultant at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Jenny directly for a further chat on the job.

Jenny is an ethical IRP registered recruiter and will deal with your application in strict confidence.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted directly by Jenny and she will talk you through in detail the full company role and specifics.

Don’t delay, we’re hiring now, apply today!


Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions. We have an impressive client base of market leading manufacturers and distributors and are dedicated in providing candidates with advice, support and assistance in their recruitment search. Our consultants have valuable senior sales, marketing and operational experience within organisations within the automotive and industrial industry, allowing us to share an empathy with both client and candidate alike.

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  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.