Junior Translation Project Manager

Job Title
Junior Translation Project Manager

Reports To
Senior Project Manager

Location
Head Office,
York House,
68-70 London Road,
Newbury, Berkshire,
RG14 1LA

Brief Description

If you are a recent graduate with a degree in languages or languages related field looking for a career in translation project management, look no further! A role with Prestige Network will provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge you need.

Mentored by our Translation Project Managers, you will have the opportunity to gain end-to-end experience from liaising with clients, file analysis and preparing quotes to coordination of projects and project delivery.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assisting the Sales team with analysis of files and word counts
  • Supporting the Project Managers with project set-up, finding translators and file preparation
  • Negotiation of rates
  • Sourcing new translators
  • Task allocation and issuing of Purchase Orders
  • Internal quality check to ensure translations in line with our Integrated Management System
  • Checking of translations to ensure they are in line with style guides and glossaries
  • Management of supplier relationships
  • Creating and building translation memories
  • Ad hoc administrative tasks

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Ability to speak a second language
  • Near native English
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Works well under pressure
  • Flexible with a ‘can-do’ approach
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal Commercially astute
  • Good time management essential to meet deadlines
  • Friendly and outgoing personality who inspires trust in clients, suppliers and your peers
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • Ability to be discreet and always maintain high levels of confidentiality
  • Takes pride in delivering high quality service
  • Detail and results orientated

Other Information

  • Knowledge of Trados would be a bonus
  • Machine Translation experience would be advantageous

Hours of Work

37 hours per week
Monday – Thursday: 9.00 am – 5.30 pm
Friday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm

How to Apply

To apply for this role please send your CV to careers@prestigenetwork.com