Job Vacancy

Translation Project Coordinator

An exciting opportunity to join a well-established translation agency as a Translation Project Coordinator

 

Web-Translations specialises in website localisation and translation of marketing collateral, as well as online promotion.

Working with a network of freelance translators, Web-Translations is committed to providing international online solutions to clients around the world looking to sell in foreign markets.

With 18 years of industry experience, we pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with clients and industry partners, including Boots, Whittard, South African Airways and Kumon.

 

Who We Are Looking For

Web-Translations is looking to recruit a Project Coordinator to work within our small, dynamic translation company on a remote-working basis.

The Project Coordinator will deliver high-quality, fast-turnaround translations to our growing client base. This involves day to day organisation of projects and ongoing liaison with clients, translators and developers.

As the successful candidate, you will need to be a proactive member of the team, relish a challenging and fast-paced environment and actively contribute to the success of the business.

The role offers good career progression opportunities, with the chance to become account manager for our clients, many of which are household names. There will also be annual pay reviews, and on-the-job training is provided.

 

Main Duties

  • End-to-end management of multiple multi-lingual projects
  • Evaluation of resources and cost planning within the set margin limits
  • Preparation of quotations and proposals that meet both client expectations and company margin targets
  • Find suitable translators, of a good standard of skill, capable of delivering to tight deadlines
  • Ensure that projects are prepared adequately so that translators are able to do a stellar job
  • Use Trados translation software for translation management and QA
  • Maintain detailed and up-to-date project records
  • Raise purchase orders for suppliers, and invoices for clients
  • Coordinate translation projects among translators, developers and designers
  • Effective client relationship building
  • Write timely and engaging social media content for Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook and our blog

 

Required Skills

  • Experience in working with the Trados CAT tool
  • Fluent in English and one other language
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as on own initiative
  • Creative problem solver
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent telephone skills
  • Excellent PC literacy
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Loyal and hard working
  • Motivated team player
  • Tenacious with a good eye for detail

 

Desirable Skills

  • Experience preferred of using WordPress or another CMS, including basic HTML skills
  • Knowledge of other CAT tools including MemoQ

The ideal candidate will be highly organised, enthusiastic and a fast learner with a passion for getting the job done.

 

Required Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level – preferably in a Language (any) or Translation

 

We Can Offer You

Training Programme

A full 2-week induction begins your 3-month supported training programme, where you’ll get a thorough grounding in all aspects of the business and benefit from the experience of our talented team.

You will have an extensive toolkit and support team to help you achieve at the highest level.

Contract type: 25 hours per week

Location: Remote working

 

To Apply

To apply for this vacancy, please email your CV with a covering email telling us why you’re the one we’re looking for to Jennifer Rodgers: recruitment@web-translations.com

Deadline for applications: 9am on Monday 28th June 2021

No Agencies Please.

United Kingdom

15 Queen Square
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LS2 8AJ

Tel: 0333 303 4359

Spain

c/Gobelas, 17 - Bajo izquierda
Urbanizacion La Florida
28023 Madrid

Tel: +34 91 622 78 83

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