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Translation Project Manager

Global LT
Troy, MI
  • Posted: May 21, 2022
  • Full-Time

Global LT, Inc. is a world class service provider of Language, Cultural Training, Translation, and Expatriate Destination services.

Global LTs Translation Department provides a full range of language services including translation, interpreting, transcription, multilingual desktop publishing services, website globalization, software localization, subtitling, voiceover and multicultural marketing.

We are currently seeking a Translation Project Manager to join our team. The selected candidate may work remotely. High client demand languages include: Spanish, Canadian French, Japanese, Mandarin, Korean.

SUMMARY:

The Translation Project Managers (TPM) responsibilities include monitoring and quality control of Global LTs Translation Solutions: Translation, Interpreting, and Voiceover services.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Managing Projects and Performing Quality Control:

Participate in a wide variety of project-related activities.

Maintain extensive communication internally and with clients and vendors.

Identify, monitor and resolve problems.

Ensure deadlines are met or exceeded.

Ensure processes are followed to maintain the highest quality.

Quality Check orders at various stages of the process to ensure quality and accuracy.

Implement current and create new quality assurance measures.

Analyzing / Pricing / Quoting:

Analyze new projects, determine pricing, and provide quotes to Clients.

Monitor budgets, costs and profit margins.

Managing Vendors:

Vendors include Translators, Interpreters, Voiceover talents, equipment rental companies, etc.

Evaluate and assign Vendors based on their subject matter expertise and experience. Evaluate and optimize their performance and utilize Vendors in the most profitable and efficient way.

Billing:

Create invoices.

Data Organization:

Keep data records updated and organized.

Ensure translation memories and glossaries are updated.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

Bachelors degree or equivalent

Experience with translation/localization, voiceover and/or interpretation

Previous Project Management experience

Proficiency in a foreign language is required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Computer Skills

- Proficient with PC and Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

- Knowledge of database and internet software

- Experience with CAT tools and Translation Management Systems (TMS) is a plus

- Experience with design tools such InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop is a plus

- Experience with eLearning tools such as Adobe Captivate, and Articulate Storyline is a plus

Effective communication; verbal skills and organizational skills

- Superior written and spoken communication skills

- The ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks

Organization and attention to detail

- Superior organizational skills and ability to multitask

- Superior attention to detail

Job Type: Full-time and Remote

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