TransPerfect Program Manager in Tokyo, Japan

  • Lead specific tracks of work within a larger complex localization projects

  • Manage project execution between geographically dispersed account, production and technology teams across different time zones and cultures

  • Provide day-to-day internal and client facing status reports

  • Assist in building overall plans/budgets and subsequent adherence

  • Assist in training and adoption of technologies for internal and client teams

  • Manage existing client relationships and participate in on-boarding new relationships

  • Assist in new business development (meeting presentations and RFI responses)

Required Skills:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree (Project Management, Linguistics, or related discipline preferred)

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in program/account management

  • Prior experience in managing complex projects

  • Proven experience defining project logistics, resources, and production processes

  • Excellent planning, organizational, and communication skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Independent, self-motivated, results-oriented, and dynamic

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and with geographically dispersed teams

  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills

  • Advanced knowledge of project management tools

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of other languages

  • A strong localization background is preferred, but not a requirement

As a result of continued demand for our products and services, Translations.com is looking to for a bright, self-motivated Program Manager to join our “startup within an established company” and work on a language translation project for our global clients. Your work will directly impact live websites of our worldwide client base with new clients being added every week.

Translations.com is a world leader in website localization, software localization, GMS (Globalization Management System) software products, and enterprise-level, professional translation services. Our translation solutions allow a diverse array of clients to deliver local language products, services, applications, training, and content in a culturally appropriate manner.

We were founded on the principle that great service is, and always will be, a key differentiator in the localization industry. Our dedication to client satisfaction is what we consider to be our most valuable asset. From President to Project Manager, we believe that making our clients' lives easier and delivering language services that exceed expectations allows us to develop and maintain strong client relationships, and hence to grow our business. Please visit us at www.translations.com.

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