flexword Translators & Consultants has stood for top-class translations, professional order processing, customer focus, flexibility and on-time delivery for more than 25 years.
flexword is seeking for Freelance Translation Project Manager.
FREELANCE EXPERIENCED TRANSLATION PROJECT MANAGER (remote)
- Processing customer translation enquiries, preparing quotes for translation and localisation projects and advising clients
- Managing translation and localisation projects with CAT tools (SDL Trados, Across and MemoQ etc.)
- Compiling and managing the team of translators, monitoring the progress of the project, ensure quality standards and deadlines
- Post production quality assurance checks, translation memory and terminology maintenance
- Collaboration with the account management to ensure client specifications are met
- Account management and customer service
- At least 2 years of experience as a translation project manager
- Excellent English language skills
- Degree in either linguistic, business or IT / media design related field
- Excellent IT level in Microsoft Office and other Microsoft based applications
- Ability to work under pressure in a deadline driven environment
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Strong organisational and prioritization skills
- Customer-focused. Results-focused. Creative problem solving
- Must work accurately with attention to detail
- Self-motivated, confident and resilient.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
- Degree in translation studies, or linguistic, business, IT / media design related field
- Experience in translation or localisation services, editing, customer service, or in any other business, IT or linguistic areas
- Experience in the translation industry
- Experience with InDesign, FrameMaker is an advantage
- Experience in at least one CAT-Tools such as SDL Trados Studio, Across, MemoQ is an advantage
- Excellent technical problem solving skills
In return, we offer
- Independent contractor agreement (long-term cooperation preferred)
- Competitive fee (hourly rate) based on prior experience and qualifications
- An international, multilingual working environment characterised by collegiality and mutual respect
- Cutting edge technology to ensure better outcomes
flexword® Translators & Consultants, headquartered in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, is one of the leading professional language service providers in Germany. Through steady growth, we have established ourselves as an internationally operating company with additional locations in London (UK), Jacksonville (Florida) and Novi Sad (Serbia).
Whether small or large jobs, projects for one language or multiple language combinations, long-term solutions or express and overnight services, flexword as a professional full service provider has satisfied over 1,000 clients from a wide variety of sectors in its core area of translations.The company was one of first translation providers to be certified according to EN 15038, making flexword the top partner among quality language service providers. flexword experienced strong growth during the 2015 financial year and has a global translator network of around 8,000 highly trained translators and proofreaders.
This allows flexword to offer translations exclusively by specialist native speakers who are professional translators and have many years of experience. For this reason, flexword has stood for top-class translations, professional order processing, customer focus, flexibility and on-time delivery for more than 20 years.
We look forward to receiving your application with resume, cover letter, and salary requirements.