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We currently have two open positions as listed below. However, we are a growing company and are regularly looking for new talent to join us. Please feel free to send us your speculative application so that we may review it as soon as the next opportunity arises.

 

Translation Project Manager USA (home based) (03/09/2021)

The Translation People specializes 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 9 offices across  Europe.

We are looking for a talented, experienced Translation Project Manager to join our team servicing clients in the USA, preferably being located in the Eastern time zone and working 09.00-17.30 EST. You will be working remotely and will be dealing directly with a variety of clients in the US, 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:

  • English to native standard
  • Good organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience of CAT tools
  • Experience of working in a similar role

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 organizational 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.

 

Junior WordPress developer (23/09/2021)

About us

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.

The role

We now have an opportunity for a WordPress developer with good customer service skills to join our team. As a WordPress specialist you manage varied WordPress and WPML localisation projects for our clients from initial consultancy and quotation stage to final sign-off. Work on other CMSs such as Drupal or Sitecore may also be required. You are responsible for liaising with our international key clients and their technical teams on their website localisation requirements and for providing the best innovative solutions to our clients. In addition, you prepare web content for our linguists and carry out subsequent integration of the translations. Setting up continuous localisation workflows for WordPress sites or other CMSs may be required.

We are looking for a WordPress developer with English to native standard with at least 1 year of proven experience in a similar role. You should share our passion for delivering a high-quality service to our clients.

Key attributes for this post are:

  • Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience in working with PHP and MySQL
  • Strong knowledge of WordPress and WordPress plugins, especially WPML
  • Experience in creating custom WordPress templates
  • Understanding of website performance tests
  • Familiarity with internationalisation and localisation practices for the web
  • Experience in being client-facing
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem-solving 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 communication 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.

Due to Covid, we are currently working from home full-time, so you are required to have a suitable workspace at home. In the future, you will continue to be home-based with regular trips to one of our offices.

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

 

 



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