Translation Project Co-ordinator (Project Manager) Based in Luxembourg A Senior Project manager role with customer facing skills within Localisation & Translation Services Salary from 30k to 40k depending on experience Hours our 9am-5pm, though expect longer hours due to projects Fast paced environment, sometimes fast turn-over of translation schedules (Financial & Legal sectors) Candidates should posses 3 years +, localization / translation Project management experience 25 days holiday SUMMARY This position serves as the regular contact person between our clients (internal and external) and our clients global network of linguists. The Senior Project Coordinator is responsible for communicating specific detailed instructions to linguists, and managing workflows and processes. It is accountable for the final quality assurance of translation and real-time, accurate recording of activities. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: * Review the jobs assigned and assess needs for additional information, e.g. compilation of glossaries, previously translated similar documents, list of acronyms, technical terminology, and translation memories. * Manage translation teams and linguistic assets to ensure compliance with Company productions workflows and that quality and turn-arounds standards are met. * Select and assign translation teams, negotiate rates and deadlines and coordinate production with translators, proofreaders, in-country clients reviewers, typesetters and Customer Service Reps. * Inform supervisor of all issues affecting cost, quality and turn-around. * Check accuracy of translation prior to sending it to client or to typesetting if needed. QUALIFICATIONS AND KEY ATTRIBUTES: -College degree (BA, BS) and degree in Translation and/or interpretation or equivalent experience -Fluent in English plus one, ideally two additional languages to mother tongue standard -Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Acrobat, html, xml). -Familiarity with desktop publishing software (Indesign, QuarkXPress, Framemaker). -Linguistic skills to include ability to create glossaries, assess quality and completeness of translations -Advanced translation memory experience including TRADOS, Multiterm IX, Context, glossary and file management. -Minimum 3-year previous project management experience in translation services.
TSG Consultants Ltd
£30,000 to £40,000