Due to rapid growth in our global client base, primarily gained through client referrals and a reputation for excellence, we are seeking strong and experienced Translation Projects / Account Managers (or Project Coordinators) to support our US Team and manage project delivery and relationship management of GlobaLexicon Market Research, Healthcare / Pharma, and Consumer Goods client accounts.
The position is open for candidates in London and the working hours are from 14 : 00 - 22.30 UK time.
The position requires proven project and account management skills (depending on role), ability to adapt to a rapidly changing & growing business, driving workload to successful completion, and managing & growing client relationships.
This is a great opportunity for an upcoming Translation Project Managers who are smart, organised, self-motivated and enthusiastic to work with the team in to continue to grow the business.
Typical responsibilities will include :
Project manage language service projects independently & lead relationship management and service delivery for GlobaLexicon clients
Use principles, methods and GlobaLexicon tools to effectively manage / coordinate the projects under their accountability from initiation through to delivery and support team members in managing their projects
Determine resource requirements (e.g. linguist, budget, timing) and optimal cost structure based on language project objectives and operational needs
Ensure project resources maintain a high level of quality and professional and ethical standards
Proactively lead the identification of any potential issues and resolve and close identified gaps
Lead / participate in team meetings and training sessions as required
Mentor Project Coordinators and Interns (based on role)
Communicate effectively (verbal and written)
Skills and Experience :
BA degree in linguistics, social or applied science, or other related field and keen interest / background in languages. MA preferred
Language skills : Fluent English and native in one other language (German, French, Japanese). Fluent / advanced in third language advantageous
Project management experience (2 years for PM)
Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing and growing business
Ability to act on direction and rapidly implement
Experience working in translation agency or department within an agency preferred
Experience working in a market research agency (within the operations department or liaising closely with it) or medical / pharma environment desirable
Experience in sectors such as market research, healthcare / pharma, consumer, transcreation / marketing, and technical fields
Proven knowledge (Advanced) of CAT tools - ability to train others
Ability to multi-task
Client relationship building & management skills
Excellent time management and organisational skills
Very Strong skills in MS Office Applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) preferred
For this position we will consider applicants for our London office.