Job Description The Translation People specialises in providing business to business translation and language services for its international client base through a global network of strategic partners. We are renowned for excellent customer service and our use of cutting-edge technology to streamline processes, improve efficiency and lower costs. In recent years, the company has achieved strong and continuous growth and has expanded its operations worldwide. We operate from our head office in Manchester, with additional offices in Birmingham, Glasgow, London, Tunbridge Wells, Paris, Bonn, Munich and Boston.
We now have a new opportunity for an experienced Project Manager with good customer service and sales skills to join our UK team. You’ll be managing a portfolio of international key clients and will be responsible for maintaining client relationships and further develop business with your clients. The management of translation and localisation projects from quotation stage to final invoicing is also required. The Project Manager is responsible for liaising with the production team on the client’s requirements and for providing the best and innovative solutions to the client.
We are looking for a Project Manager with English to native standard. Proven experience as a Translation Project Manager of at least 2 years is essential. The successful candidate should hold a degree in translation studies, modern languages or similar. While this position is home-based, regular trips to one of our UK offices or client visits within the UK are necessary. It is therefore a requirement that you are based in the UK. You should share our passion for language and delivering a high-quality service.
Key attributes for this post are:
A minimum of two years of experience in a similar role
You are based in the UK
a high level of IT
excellent Trados knowledge
a desire to exceed client expectations
a keen eye for detail
good communication skills.
You should have a professional attitude, be self motivated and able to work equally well unsupervised or as part of a team. Whilst your administrative and organisational skills are of paramount importance, your attitude and approach are of equal value. We are looking for a hardworking and conscientious individual with a positive outlook and cheerful personality; someone who is calm under pressure and who strives to deliver the best possible service to their clients.