LOCALIZATION PROJECT MANAGER

 

Do you have a passion for languages and cultures? You will have the chance to use your language skills daily and interact with a dynamic and diverse team. We are currently looking for a Localization Project Manager for our Downtown San Diego office. We are located within walking distance from Little Italy and Seaport Village, a few blocks away from public transportation (trolley and train station).

If you enjoy team work in a multicultural environment, speak two languages (or more), have exceptional working knowledge and experience in the translation industry, we want to hear from you.

What you will be doing

  • Responsible for planning and execution of localization projects from start to finish. Tasks will include: project analysis, quoting, project planning/preparation using standard localization industry processes and tools, maintaining client contacts, task assignments, scheduling, project/budget tracking, client deliveries, TM updates, closing of projects...

  • Ensure project management portal data is accurate and up to date

  • Oversee external teams and ensure strict adherence to timelines on all projects

  • Maintain and establish strong relationships with both internal/external resources and customers

  • Provide regular status to management and clients on project progress

  • Provide excellent customer service and represent BeatBabel in client-facing communications

What you need to have

  • Minimum of 2 years of work experience in the translation and localization industry

  • Fluent communication skills of written and spoken English

  • Fluent in at least one other language. Portuguese, Chinese, Spanish preferred.

  • BA or MA Degree (linguistics, translation, business or technology preferred)

  • Extensive knowledge of internationalization and localization processes

  • Experience with CAT tools (SDL Studio, Smartling or similar tools)

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize and follow-through with projects

  • Detail-oriented and meticulous approach to work

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with desktop publishing applications (InDesign, Illustrator, or similar tools)

  • Experience with multimedia projects and tools (Final Cut Pro, Premiere or similar)

  • Experience with MT

Why work for us?

We’re a rapidly growing localization company in the heart of sunny San Diego and are looking for new talents to join our team. Aside from our regular company benefits, we value our employees and offer an exciting work environment. No suit or tie required!

How to apply?

Please send us your cover letter, your resume and salary history to info (at) beatbabel.com

You must be legally allowed to work in the United States. No visa sponsorship are currently possible. You must be willing to work on-site in our downtown San Diego office during regular working hours, Monday through Friday.

Posted: October 24, 2018,
Valid until: November 23, 2018