JOB TITLE: Project Manager DEPARTMENT: Translations
SUPERVISOR: Director of Production FLSA: Exempt (Full-Time)
LOCATION: New York
The Project Manager is primarily responsible for overseeing the successful execution of complex translation projects across various industry verticals, including ones that involve multiple foreign languages and that require value-added services such as page layout, web localization, multimedia production and so on.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
What you can expect working at Ubiqus:
Make an Impact: You have an opportunity to influence the profitability and success of the company. Your expertise drives best practices, procedure optimization, and staff growth and development.
A Great Fit: Ubiqus is a large enough company for access to technology, tools and career advancement yet small enough to affect change, be a superstar, maximize your skills, and shape our futures.
Development: We believe that growing our people directly results in the growth of our business. We strive to mentor, educate, and promote from within.
A Challenge: “If it were easy everyone could do it.” We challenge our team to defy the status quo.
Accountability: We insist on the highest ethical standards, a culture of collegiality and respect, and aggressive goal setting to achieve excellence.
Diversity and Fun: Every day we forge relationships across our team of diverse individuals. An eclectic mix of linguists, geeks, techies, bookworms, movie buffs, musicians, foodies, athletes, baristas, homebodies, adventurers, travelers, and very good people.
Great Location: Located in the financial district of downtown New York City.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential; duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. Two to three years’ project management experience in the translation industry. Experience studying and/or working abroad strongly preferred.
Strong written and oral communication skills in English. Proficiency in one or more foreign languages.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, percentages. Basic mathematical skills.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have:
Intermediate knowledge of MS Office Suite, SDL Trados Studio or similar CAT tools;
Ability to learn internal project management tool
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.