I'm trying to describe the general action of authoring documents on someone else's behalf. I.e. decision writers may write a legal decision for a judge but because of who is responsible for the consequences of the content, the decision writers' are not credited or considered authors.
"Wrote" or "prepared" are currently the only word I can pull, but they seem to me to be imprecise and lead to a cumbersome and verbose statement when trying to explain what was prepared or written.
For example "The employee
[authored/wrote/prepared/collaborated on] documents as a decision writer" -- hopefully, the "as a decision writer" becomes redundant with the correct