Translation Vendor Coordinator

Role Translation Vendor Coordinator
Date Posted Monday June 5th,2017 05:19 PM
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Category --- Others ---
Location Singapore
Experience 2 to 5 Years
Educational Qualification No preference
Skills Others
Salary --
Career Level Mid Level (more than 2 years of experiences)
Job Type Permanent
Job Status Full Time
Open to Foreigner NO
 Job Description

Translation Vendor Coordinator

This position is based in Keywords Singapore Studio.
The Localisation Resource Coordinator reports to the Localisation Resource Manager (Asia).

• Maintain resource pool database (availability, areas of expertise, rate negotiation)
• Constantly strive to strengthen the business relationship with existing resources
• Actively work on learning strengths and weakness for the allocated language resources; build solid relationship with new resources
• Provide support to the Project Management team to allocate resources best qualified for the nature of each project and within the allocated budget
• Support Project Managers and the Resource Management team in anticipating and dealing with any resource-related issues
• Support the Resource Selection and Administration team in searching for new localisation resources, validating new candidates entry tests
• Monitor and analyse external resource performance across projects and provide them with feedback on their translation quality to the Keywords group
• Liaise with all external resources to continually improve the quality and responsiveness of their service delivery to the Company
• In cooperation with the other site coordinators, implement new processes and/or products with external resources, in order to increase efficiencies.

Technical Skills Required:
• Degree in linguistics, language studies or equivalent preferred
• Previous localisation experience and sound knowledge of the translation industry
• Previous experience in evaluating resource performance highly desirable
• Previous resource management experience will be considered a bonus
• Fluent in English, proficiency in additional languages is a plus
• Excellent knowledge of MS Office and basic knowledge of database management

Behavioural Skills Required:
• Excellent communication, negotiation, organisational and interpersonal skills
• Excellent attention to detail (verbal and written)
• Ability to multi-task with projects and resources
• Experience in working with remote management and remote teams
• Ability to work independently
• Problem solving attitude with experience in working in a dynamic and fast growing/changing environment
• Client focused with a cross cultural approach

Interested candidates, kindly include following details in your resume:
• Where you heard about this vacancy
• Last/Current Drawn, Expected Salary
• Earliest Availability

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview and applicants with missing information will be rejected.

This position is only open to Singaporean/PR or those who hold valid residency status

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