Leigh lillis Medical Technical Writing and Editing Resume 8 2016

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<p>Resume</p> <p>Leigh Ellen Lillis</p> <p>Mundelein, IL 60060</p> <p>847.722.0088</p> <p>LEIGH.LILLIS@GMAIL.COMSummary</p> <p>Seeking a Medical Technical Writing and Editing position in a well-established corporation. Earned certification in Medical Writing and Editing in Spring 2016 from University of Chicago. Have over 20 years Technical Writing experience creating policies, procedures, work instructions, and Visio flowcharts. Familiar with AMA style editing, proficient in interviewing Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and developing technical and training materials. Able to develop and maintain intranet sites, SharePoint sites, and create training materials.</p> <p>Professional experience</p> <p>3/16 CurrentNorthwestern UniversityEvanston, IL</p> <p>Contract Technical Writer Kellogg School of Management Develop and write standard operating procedures for Kellogg Information Systems. Created and developed standard templates for procedures and forms. Created their document numbering system and organized the Document Management System. Work with Subject Matter Experts to map workflows and create procedures for all Kellogg domestic campuses.</p> <p>8/15 12/15AbbVie North Chicago, IL</p> <p>Contract Technical Writer - Quality Systems at AbbVie Wrote and edited procedures related to pharmaceutical, CGMP, regulatory, and quality processes. Mapped workflow processes using Microsoft Visio. Created Work Instructions and Job Aids to assist employees. Worked with Subject Matter Experts and Stakeholders to develop and create procedures. Assisted the Quality Systems Department with redlines and CRs. Worked with IT to clarify procedures related to software programs.</p> <p>1/15 7/15 Dovenmuehle Mortgage Inc.Lake Zurich, IL</p> <p>Procedure Writer</p> <p> Developed and wrote procedures related to regulatory mortgage banking Mapped department workflow processes using Visio Flowchart Created job aids to assist employees</p> <p>9/14 - 1/15Abbott Labs Lake Forest, IL</p> <p>Contract Technical Writer - Nutrition Quality HQ at Abbott Labs Analyzed existing Abbott Nutrition Quality procedures. Consolidated, edited, and updated Abbott Nutrition documents. Assisted in the redlining of documents before publication in the Document Management System. Created and incorporated tables and graphics to clarity procedures.</p> <p>3/14 - 8/14Exelon CorporationOakbrook Terrace, IL</p> <p>Contract Technical Writer</p> <p> Converted and clarified electrical equipment maintenance procedures, processes, and forms into new implemented template. Maintained tracking of converted documents into new template. Researched and edited document metadata in their Document Management System.</p> <p>9/13 - 12/13Culligan Matrix Solutions Libertyville, IL</p> <p>Contract Technical Writer</p> <p> Worked with Subject Matter Experts to create and publish commercial Water Treatment System Service Manuals. Familiar with CAD drawings and Bill of Materials Performed quality audits of Service Manuals for company</p> <p>9/08 5/13Siemens Industry, Inc.Buffalo Grove, IL</p> <p>Technical Writer Developed standardized workflow policies, procedures and workflow processes for the North American branches Worked with Stakeholders and Subject Matter Experts to maintain annual document updates</p> <p> Worked with IT to map workflow processes and document new software enhancements Developed and maintained Marketing intranet and SharePoint sites</p> <p> Assisted the Document Management Librarians in publishing documents and establishing the supporting metadata Performed QA audits to correct gaps in processes and procedures</p> <p>6/96 9/08 Wolters Kluwer North AmericaRiverwoods, IL</p> <p>Supervisor - Graphics and Tables Departments Identified, analyzed, and resolved issues relating to SGML graphics and tables. Developed SGML graphic and table training manuals for department employees Created offshore vendor outsourcing workflow and tracking documents. Created, facilitated, and instructed training classed on how to create and insert graphic tags into SGML data</p> <p>Education</p> <p>2014 2016 University of Chicago, Graham School Chicago, IL</p> <p>Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies</p> <p> Certificate in Medical Writing and Editing </p> <p>1987 - 1991California State University Chico, CA</p> <p>Bachelor of Arts, English</p> <p> Certificate in Technical Writing</p> <p>Specialized training</p> <p>Siemens Industry, Inc.Buffalo Grove, IL</p> <p> Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certified </p> <p> Six Sigma Green Belt Training</p> <p>Learning Tree InternationalReston, VA</p> <p> SharePoint 2007 </p> <p>Society of Technical CommunicationOnline</p> <p> TechComm Certification</p> <p>WebucationOnline</p> <p> Adobe FrameMaker 12</p> <p>College of Lake County Grayslake, IL</p> <p> Fundamentals of Technical Writing </p> <p> Explore a Career in Medical Writing</p> <p>SOFTWARE Experience</p> <p> Microsoft Office Suite Adobe Photoshop</p> <p> Adobe Acrobat Pro</p> <p> Adobe FrameMaker 12 Microsoft Visio 2016 FS Pro Information Mapping Publisher</p> <p> SharePoint SnagIt/FastStone Capture</p> <p>professional affiliations</p> <p> Senior Member of Society for Technical Communication</p> <p> Member of American Medical Writers Association</p>