Adaptworldwide is looking for a Transcreation Project Manager for its centrally located London office. This role requires experience in the Translation & Localization industry.
MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB The Project Manager is responsible for ensuring the successful planning, execution, tracking, delivery and closure of client projects.
The Project Manager works with the client to understand requirements and engages the global team in the fulfilment of these requirements, crafting client solutions based on the Welocalize Four Pillars of Customer Service, Quality, Innovation and Global Teamwork.
The ideal candidate is a driven but steady individual, capable of building relationships across the entire project team, with the flexibility and energy to thrive in a dynamic environment.
The main responsibility for this project manager will be to look after Transcreation Projects for several strategic clients, across several languages.
Identifying and working with the relevant client and internal stakeholders to plan and resource projects appropriately in terms of quality, cost, and schedule requirements.
Risk analysis and contingency planning (plan-do-check-act cycle).Leading the internal and external team to successful execution and delivery of client projectsCreating schedule and monitoring timeliness of delivery.
Managing the budget and controlling project costs.Establishing and nurturing relationships with the customer, internal teams and external suppliers.
Overseeing project activities and ensuring resolution to any problems that may arise (corrective and preventive action).Actively seeking ways to optimize delivery, client satisfaction, quality and profitability.
Reporting, both in written and verbal form, to internal and external stakeholders regarding Project scope, financials, progress and status, formally and on an ad-
hoc basis as required.Ensuring finance systems are kept up to date and accurate.Process documentation and knowledge management.
Ensuring profit of project is maintained through the management of margin. REQUIREMENTS Education Level Bachelor’s degree (B.
A.) from a college or university in a related field.3 Years of experience in a similar role Experience 3+ years proven project management experience in a fast-
paced, client-centric environment, ideally in the translation or localization industry.Knowledge of the translation industry and a keen interest in its technology, process, competitive landscape and emerging trends.
Demonstrated success in managing large accounts and / or projects.Curiosity and creativity to question existing processes and approaches and innovate new ones.
Proven experience in development of processes and ideas.Experience in financial management and budget to actual management.
Customer relationship management and business development skills to drive organic growth.Must be available to travel for work-
related commitments Other relevant skills Energy and a positive attitude with excellent interpersonal skills.Experience with transcreation projectsThe ability to lead large, diverse, virtual teams of linguistic resources.
Excellent Written and verbal communication skills.Strong organisational and problem-solving skills.Effective presentation skills.
Ability to build and maintain strong client relationshipsAbility to manage multiple priorities in a time-sensitive and deadline-
driven work environmentSummary2Key competencies : · Actively Drives their projects and teams and has a Positive Impact · Actively Drives their projects and teams and has a Positive Impact · Shows good ability to Manage Resources and Related Costs · Focuses on Building a credibility-
based Relationship · Understands the importance of SMART objectives and is Results Oriented · Thinks Commercially and can interact with commercial people