Senior Writer & Editor
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Posted on: 17 Aug 2017
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Quintiq, part of Dassault Systèmes, is looking for a Senior Writer & Editor.
We are looking for a Senior Writer & Editor with a talent for putting words to all manner of writing requests as well as excellent editing and proofreading skills to help improve the work of fellow writers in the team.
Quintiq Global Marketing supports the sales and marketing needs of 15 business units around the world, creates content and runs campaigns targeted at a wide array of industries including food & beverage, retail, public transport, manufacturing and more. The team’s overarching goal is to engage with target audiences with one simple message: that planning and optimization can help them do better business.
Department & supervisor
You will be part of the Content Team, under Global Marketing in Quintiq. You will report directly to the Senior Content Manager, also based in the KL office.
This role is based in Quintiq’s Malaysian office, the Global Development Center. You will work with colleagues around the world.
Type of employment
This is a full-time permanent role.
Salary range & benefits
Excellent working conditions, insurance, medical benefits, flexible working hours and contractual bonus. Visit Careers & Benefits to find out more.
Review fellow writers’ copy for errors in grammar and punctuation, and evaluate for readability,
conformance with house style and fulfillment of objectives. Suggest revisions to improve clarity or accuracy
Hold calls with marketing colleagues and subject matter experts to better understand project scope, objectives and requirements
Brainstorm and collaborate with teammates from other disciplines such as design, digital advertising and social media to strengthen ideas in line with project objectives
Attend to writing requests – be they emails to prospects, media articles, video scripts or ad headlines
Review and evaluate validity of incoming writing requests
Offer advice and guidance to requesters who have questions or need help with their requests
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, advertising, communications, or journalism preferred
Superior knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation
Minimum 5 years’ writing and editing experience (please provide writing samples)
Experience in writing for business communications, public relations or IT is a plus
Have an impeccable command of the English language
Are detail-oriented – you have high standards of quality and are militant in enforcing them
Are self-motivated and believe in taking full ownership of projects under your care
Have good communication skills and enjoy working closely with others
Can think on your feet and are able to roll with the punches when disruptions hit
Have a strong work ethic and take pride in on-time delivery
Have good judgment and actively exercise that judgment when prioritizing and multitasking
Quintiq is part of Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE company that provides world-leading solutions to transform the way products are designed, produced and supported. Serving over 200,000 customers in 12 industries, from high-tech to life sciences, fashion to transportation, we help businesses and people around the world to create sustainable innovations for today and tomorrow.
At 3DS we empower people with passion to change the world. Do you have dreams? And enjoy a challenge? Let’s open new horizons together with the power of 3DEXPERIENCE virtual universes. Join our leading and fast-growing company of 14,000 talents and have a look at www.3ds.com.
We attract and retain the best people by ensuring that you are constantly challenged and inspired by your work. Our environment stimulates creativity, fun and healthy competition where teams both push and help each other to excel. We provide numerous opportunities for professional improvement and advancement along your chosen career path. We are an equal opportunity employer. We believe the best way to build a strong workforce is by selecting from a diverse pool of applicants
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