Localization Project Manager

LOCALIZATION PROJECT MANAGER – CLUJ-NAPOCA (ROMANIA)

We are currently seeking Localization Project Managers for permanent full-time opportunities in our office in Cluj-Napoca. The Project Manager provides leadership and coordination of all assigned projects. The Project Manager reports directly to the Lead Project Manager and is responsible for the successful management of each project in order to meet the quality and budget objectives as well as contribute to the client retention goals of the company. Responsibilities include:

 

  • Responsible for all project activities from client handoff to delivery
  • Prepares and analyzes files using CAT and translation memory tools
  • Estimates costs of translation and related tasks for quote creation
  • Coordinates internal resources and vendors to accomplish the work required to deliver high quality services
  • Monitors project progress towards target deadline, quality and budget
  • Escalates any foreseen issues as necessary to ensure project meets expectations
  • Prepares a variety of reports, including profit margins
  • Identifies and resolves client concerns
  • Monitors quality of all translations and performance of resources
  • Participates in vendor management activities, including identifying and onboarding qualified vendors
  • Works toward the quality and budget goals set by the company
  • Coordinates with the billing department to ensure timely and accurate invoicing to clients
  • Develops, coordinates and improves project workflow and methodology
  • Supports the sales team in relation with current and potential clients, including preparing presentations

 

KEY SKILLS:

  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Experience in project management
  • Knowledge of localization and translation industry tools and standards
  • Ability to perform under tight deadlines
  • Analytical problem solving abilities
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and proactively solve issues
  • Experience in planning, budgeting, and profit and loss analysis on all activities performed
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to facilitate meetings and presentations

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education
  • 3+ years of experience in localization industry or equivalent

Additional information:

Location: Cluj-Napoca (Romania)

Send your application to careers@connect-global.net