TRANSLATION ACCOUNT MANAGER (GERMAN)
The Translation People specialise in providing business to business translation and language services for its international client base through a global network of translators and strategic partners.
We have a new opportunity for an Account Manager to join our Birmingham (UK) team and handle translation projects for a diverse range of clients from quotation stage to final invoicing. We are looking for an Account Manager with fluent German to native standard to be based in Birmingham. Extensive client and supplier liaison is required as is proofreading of smaller projects. As an Account Manager you would also be responsible for increasing your client portfolio, so an aptitude for sales and developing customer relations is essential.
A graduate in translation studies, modern languages or similar, the successful candidate should be a fluent German speaker and have outstanding written and spoken English. You should share our passion for language and delivering a high quality service.
Key attributes for this post are: organisational skills, a desire to exceed client expectations, a keen eye for detail, adaptability and a high level of IT skills. You should have a professional attitude, be self motivated and able to work equally well unsupervised or as part of a team. Experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential.
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.
If you wish to apply for this position, please email your CV and a covering letter to Jasmin Schneider, Operations Manager no later than 24th May 2013.