The position of Director of Strategic Accounts is responsible for developing new business relationships and serving as the first level of support to existing clients. The Director of Strategic Accounts serves as a point of contact for the client, and is expected to consistently provide excellent customer service and consultation services. They will represent client needs and goals internally within TransPerfect to ensure successful project completion and client satisfaction. In addition they will develop relationships with prospective and existing clients to encourage new and repeat business opportunities. The Account Executive works any day-to-day project leadership activities including collaborating with clients, account managers, and production teams during the planning and execution phases of each project.
The successful candidate will have solid account management skills, excellent problem solving skills, the potential to design and implement technical solutions, and the ability to build strong relationships with client and internal teams in multiple geographies.
Minimum Bachelor’s degree
Minimum 2-5 years of experience in account management
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Prior experience in managing complex projects a plus
Excellent planning, organizational, and communication skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Independent, self-motivated, results-oriented, and dynamic
Ability to work under tight deadlines and with geographically dispersed teams
Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills
Knowledge of project management tools
A localization background is preferred but not a requirement
For over 20 years, TransPerfect has provided comprehensive language and technology solutions to help our clients communicate and conduct business more effectively in a global marketplace. Equipped with a quality management system certified to both the ISO 9001:2008 and EN 15038:2006 standards, TransPerfect provides a full array of language and business support services, including translation, interpretation, website globalization, subtitling, voiceovers, staffing services, multicultural marketing, training and learning, and legal support services. TransPerfect also offers a suite of cutting edge technologies that significantly reduce costs and improve consistency throughout the translation process, making TransPerfect the vendor of choice for the world's leading multinationals.
With annual revenues of over $500 million, TransPerfect is the world's largest privately held provider of language services and technology solutions. From offices in more than 100 cities on six continents, TransPerfect offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide. With an unparalleled commitment to quality and client service, TransPerfect is fully ISO 9001 and EN 15038 certified. TransPerfect has global headquarters in New York, with regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong.
TransPerfect offers a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid time-off, company sponsored life insurance, short term and long term disability, flexible spending account options, and a pro-active and accessible HR department that focuses on the staff’s health and happiness.
TransPerfect is an equal opportunity employer.