TransPerfect

Localization Program Manager

ID
2017-8719
Category
Project Management
US-All US Locations

Responsibilities

Translations.com is seeking an experienced Localization Program Manager based in CITY to effectively manage tracks of work within large global localization projects for key strategic accounts.

The Localization Program Manager will support the Global Program Manager with any day-to-day project leadership activities including collaborating with clients, account managers, production and technology teams during the planning and execution phases of each project.

The successful candidate will have solid program 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

Description:  

  • Lead specific tracks of work within a larger complex localization projects.
  • Manage project execution between geographically dispersed account, production and technology teams across different time zones and cultures
  • Provide day-to-day internal and client facing status reports
  • Assist in building overall plans/budgets and subsequent adherence
  • Assist in training and adoption of technologies for internal and client teams
  • Manage existing client relationships and participate in on-boarding new relationships
  • Assist in new business development (meeting presentations and RFI responses)

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree Minimum 4-6 years of experience in program/account management
  • Prior experience in managing complex projects
  • Leadership experiencing managing teams of 5+ people
  • Proven experience defining project logistics, resources, and production processes
  • 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
  • Advanced knowledge of project management and reporting tools
  • A strong localization background

Desired Skills:

  • Degree in Project Management, Linguistics, or related discipline
  • Proficieny in foreign language
  • A strong consulting background is preferred but not a requirement

Overview

Translations.com is a world leader in website localization, software localization, GMS (Globalization Management System) software products, and enterprise-level, professional translation services. Our translation solutions allow a diverse array of clients to deliver local language products, services, applications, training, and content in a culturally appropriate manner.

We were founded on the principle that great service is, and always will be, a key differentiator in the localization industry. Our dedication to client satisfaction is what we consider to be our most valuable asset. From President to Project Manager, we believe that making our clients' lives easier and delivering language services that exceed expectations allows us to develop and maintain strong client relationships, and hence to grow our business.  Please visit us at www.translations.com.

Translations.com 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.

 

Translations.com is an equal opportunity employer.

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