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Translation Project Manager with German (Remote)

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, London, Glasgow, Tunbridge Wells, Paris, Bonn, Munich and Boston.

We now have a new opportunity for a Project Manager with good customer service skills to join our Project Management team. You’ll be assisting our Account Managers in managing a portfolio of German key clients, maintaining client relationships and further developing business with our 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 linguists and 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 very good German and English. The successful candidate should be a graduate in translation studies, modern languages or similar. You should share our passion for language and delivering a high-quality service. You will be home-based and should have experience in working for companies remotely.

Key attributes for this post are:

  • languages: German and English,
  • organisational skills,
  • a desire to exceed client expectations,
  • a keen eye for detail,
  • adaptability,
  • a high level of IT,
  • 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. Proven experience as a Translation Project Manager is preferred.

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 any of these positions, please email your CV and a covering letter to [email protected].

 

Translation Project Manager (Birmingham)

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, London, Glasgow, Tunbridge Wells, Paris, Bonn, Munich and Boston.

We now have a new opportunity for a Project Manager with good customer service and sales skills to join our Birmingham team. You’ll be assisting our Account Managers in managing a portfolio of international key clients, maintaining client relationships and further developing business with our 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 linguists and 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. The successful candidate should be a graduate in translation studies, modern languages or similar. 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,
  • a high level of IT,
  • 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.

This is an entry-level role for someone who is looking to start a career in the industry. Extensive training will be provided. Due to Covid, we are currently working from home full-time so you are required to have a suitable work space at home. In the future, you will continue to be home-based with regular trips to the Birmingham office.

If you wish to apply for any of these positions, please email your CV and a covering letter to [email protected].

 

Project Manager – China (Home Based)

We are looking for a talented, experienced Project Manager to join our team servicing international clients in the APAC region, preferably being located in China (working 09.00-17.30 China standard time). You will be working remotely and will be dealing directly with a variety of clients in the APAC area, from quotation through to project delivery. A good telephone manner, a high level of written communications and knowledge of the translation industry are essential. Although working remotely, you will have daily calls with other team members to discuss and hand over projects. An excellent attitude towards delivering high quality customer service is essential.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of quotes for clients
  • Dealing with client enquiries
  • Assessment of requirements to produce the most appropriate solution
  • Project Management within our Translation Management System
  • Follow-up review calls with clients

Successful candidates will receive extensive ongoing training (delivered remotely) on our system and processes.

Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of English.
  • Chinese native language preferred.
  • Good organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience of CAT tools.
  • Experience of working in a similar role preferred.

Salary dependent on experience.

The Translation People has been delivering high quality translation services to clients around the world for over 40 years from our 8 offices in Europe and the United States. We are one of the most experienced and fastest-growing translation companies around, and we help our clients make the most of their translation budget. With extensive use of translation technology, a worldwide network of over 4000 specialist translators and ISO certification, we guarantee excellent customer service, coupled with high quality translated content. We supply translation, interpreting, DTP and video translation services, allowing companies to produce and understand content in various different media. Our commitment to technology reduces the complexity and costs around multilingual content production, and the expertise, flexibility and dedication of our Account Managers will ensure excellent customer service and on-schedule delivery, regardless of the size or complexity of the project. The Translation People is privately owned and is headquartered in Manchester, United Kingdom.

Please send your application to [email protected]



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