Translation Project Manager (German Speaking)

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  30 Jul, 2020
  • Job Ref:  KMP-54199

Job Description

EHLION was founded in 2012 with the vision to provide a vast portfolio of professional language services under one roof. The company specializes in state-of-the-art translations and a multitude of other language services that are provided at the highest level of quality. With a network of 3,000 plus language specialists, EHLION works world-wide in over 100 languages and more than 800 language combinations. As an ISO 17100 certified company, we serve our clients with great attention to detail 24/7 around the globe.
We are on the search for a German-Speaking Translation Project Manager.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Manage and coordinate the entire lifecycle of multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Monitor and control project status and establish ways to gain efficiencies
  • Create quotes and prepare bids
  • Liaise with clients, translators and other third parties
  • Manage project finances, including successful project budgeting
  • Prepare and maintain project documentation
  • Perform quality checks at various stages of the process to ensure quality and accuracy (e.g: proofreading)
  • Other job-related tasks

Essential skills and experience required:

  • Bachelor’s degree; master’s degree or background in translation or languages
  • Experience in translation or project coordination is a plus
  • Native or near-native fluency in English and German
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office Suite
  • Proficiency in SDL Trados Studio and other CAT tools a plus
  • Superior communication skills including professional email correspondence
  • Ability to provide outstanding customer service and anticipate customer needs
  • Excellent organizing and multitasking skills
  • Great eye for detail
  • Extremely professional and friendly nature