Job Opening

Freelance Translation Project Manager

remote
  • Amstelveen, North Holland, Netherlands
  • Language Services
  • Contract
Description:

Acolad is an international leader in language and content solutions, services and technologies. Represented by the brands Acolad, TextMaster and Ubiqus, the group is present in 25 countries and has a network of over 2,500 internal experts worldwide and +20,000 external linguists.

At Acolad, every position is key to our global growth: we know that we will only succeed if our people succeed.

Joining Acolad means a unique opportunity for professional development through a collaborative global environment that promotes talent and creativity. We are continuously looking for new talent (like you!) to support our mission to drive growth and innovation across some of the world’s leading brand.

We are looking for Freelance Translation Project Managers to join our global team! You must be able to work CET time zone working hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Receive translation requests in all language combinations from internal customers
  • Keep a record of translation requests
  • Analyse received documents
  • Follow-up specific requests from customers
  • Receive translated documents and carry out the incoming inspection of out-sourced translations
  • Incorporate possible corrections in translated documents
  • Deliver finalised translations to the internal customer
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Translation/Languages/Linguistics preferred)
  • Fluent in English and Dutch
  • Previous experience in Translation Project Management (Freelance or In-House Position) – Technical areas preferred;
  • Knowledge of CAT-Tools, especially MemoQ and XTRF
  • Good MS Office Skills
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Attention to detail