Translation Manager European

Centric People
13 Apr 2019
15 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Translation Manager, Europe
Brentford, West London

Salary circa £40,000 (DOE)

Our client, a leading international provider of outsourced Quality Assurance, Customer Experience and Localization Services to the Interactive Media, Internet of Things (IoT), Technology and e-Learning markets, are seeking an experienced Translation Manager to look after their translation operations in Europe.

This individual must be dynamic and highly motivated and will have good knowledge of translation processes and tools. This position is perfect for an engaging, results-orientated individual, with leadership and commercial experience.

The main purpose of the role is to support the Director for global translations in the running of the European operation through team management, program management, P&L management and sales support.

What you’ll be doing
  • Managing translation programs for some of the biggest names in games
  • Supervising a team of project managers, coordinators and linguists
  • Forecasting and issuing resource requirements
  • Data collation for invoicing
  • P&L analysis
  • Training and mentoring
  • Working collaboratively with other delivery teams and the sales team
  • Acting as delivery point of contact for translation customers and providing support to the account management team

What we’re looking for
  • Experience working at an LSP
  • Experience as a translation project manager and program manager
  • Expert knowledge of CAT tools (particularly memoQ)
  • Ability to multitask
  • Commercial understanding
  • An organised individual
  • Comfortable working in an informal environment
  • Must be self-motivated
  • Experience managing teams
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience working with QA or LQA a bonus
  • Knowledge of Japanese a bonus
  • Experience working with MT a bonus
  • Experience in video games a bonus
  • Knowledge of TMS a bonus

What we offer
  • Competitive basic salary
  • Group pension scheme and death in service benefit
  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays
  • Dynamic and entrepreneurial culture
If you feel you have the relevant experience, we would love to hear from you, apply today!

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