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Why work with Firehead?

Firehead is Europe’s market leader in finding, placing and training technical communicators. We bring 25 years’ experience and a personal touch to the hiring process, taking time to get to know both clients and candidates before making the perfect match. We can also help you hire and train permanent or freelance staff across these digital roles.



We place technical communicators across Europe.


We are connected with the best talent in the business.


More than 25 years of industry experience

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Freelance Technical Author

Working in the Developer Relations team, you will work in a team that is small enough to be truly agile, delivering APIs that power some of the biggest tech, businesses and consumer brands in the world.
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Structuring Prompts For Technical Communicators And Content Developers

Discover the art of blending AI with technical communication in this comprehensive course. Learn to structure AI-generated prompts effectively, enhance team workflows, and develop a versatile Prompt Operations Plan.
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Where Does Content Design Sit in the Wider World of Digital Communication?

The short answer is: ‘Everywhere!' Here is a definition extracted from an excellent article on Shorthand.com on this new but fast-proliferating discipline, which highlights its wide-ranging application: “Content design combines many different functions, including research, copywriting, graphic and product design, UX and information architecture, detailed analytics and user journey mapping and publishing software, to create…
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    CJ has been upfront about the complete costs of retaining her services. There have been no hidden charges or 'surprises' at all. Further, CJ has never even come close to suggesting that I exaggerate or overstate my qualifications, all while being most willing to bring out my strong points for potential clients. I would be happy to recommend her services to any jobseeker.

    Satisfied Candidate

    The voluntary support that CJ Walker has provided for the annual Technical Communication UK conference has been, and continues to be, invaluable. CJ has a vast network of contacts and can be relied upon to suggest some excellent ideas for keynote speakers, and then to perform a minor miracle by persuading them to attend the conference and to deliver relevant, interesting and inspiring talks to the delegates. This success is entirely down to CJ’s warmth, charm, and gentle humour. It is a privilege and a pleasure to work with her.

    Derek Cooper, Conference Chairman

    I am happy to recommend CJ Walker, owner and principal of Firehead. Years ago, after several discouraging months of effort, I engaged CJ’s services to help me find a job. I was amazed at her responsiveness and attentiveness. CJ immediately set about finding suitable possibilities for me, taking into account my particular business and family situation.

    Lynn Anderson, Technical Writer

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Firehead is a boutique recruitment consultancy for technical communicators in Europe covering all online roles including content strategy, technical communication, content management, copywriting, content marketing, digital strategy, usability, web editing and many more.

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