Apr 27, 2022

Localization Project Manager 100% (f/m/x)

  • Supertext
  • Mehringdamm 32-34, 10961 Berlin, Germany
Full time Project Management Localization Management

Job Description

We’re looking for a Localization Project Manager to work with our creative team in Los Angeles. 


Supertext in a nutshell: 

Supertext is a creative localization company with a focus on transcreation, multilingual copywriting and localization solutions. We’ve been putting in a good word for fast-growing startups and multinationals since 2005, growing from a creative copywriting startup in Switzerland to a full-service LSP with offices in Los Angeles, Zurich, and Berlin. We help clients reach international markets in more than 100 languages with our localization services and unique platform that makes managing language services as easy as booking a flight. Our Los Angeles team is looking for a localization project manager to support our global clients from Berlin. 


You in a nutshell: 

You have a passion for languages and writing. You’ve managed creative projects for an LSP or similar and understand what it takes to put together briefs and meet client expectations. You’re super organized, a great multitasker, and independent. You have experience building relationships and are not afraid to pick up the phone. Communication and teamwork come naturally to you. You’re looking to work with exciting clients and global team members across the world. 

  • Approx. five years of experience at a major LSP 
  • Understanding of localization needs of US clients beyond translation 
  • Tech savvy and fast learner of new tools and software 
  • Experience with SDL Trados and/or other CAT tools 
  • Knowledge of linguist recruitment and quality control methods 
  • Native speaker of a language other than English (Spanish, Portuguese or Chinese preferred) 
  • Great writing skills in English 
  • University bachelor degree or higher 
  • Legally authorized to work in the EU on a permanent basis 


The job in a nutshell: 

Supertext Creative is based in Los Angeles. You will be working closely with this team from our Berlin office, managing projects for clients that have around the clock needs. As a project manager, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following points: 

  • Be the first point of contact for clients and build valuable business relationships 
  • Be responsible for the entire project life cycle and consult clients 
  • Submit quotations for copywriting and translation projects 
  • Work together with production to implement projects 
  • Actively recruit linguists to join our network 
  • Play an active role in assuring linguistic quality 
  • Leverage Supertext’s unique online system 
  • Work with developers and language specialists 


What we offer 

  • 5 weeks of paid vacation 
  • Modern office in Berlin-Kreuzberg 
  • Dynamic and international team 
  • Participation in voluntary pension plan 


How to apply: 

Follow the link below to upload your resume with a captivating cover letter. We will treat your application and any information provided in the strictest confidence.  
We look forward to hearing from you.