Spotzer is a fast paced, rapidly growing, global digital marketing business. Headquartered in Amsterdam, we are serving tens of thousands of small businesses across the world by building their websites, launching their paid search campaigns and creating power content.
We are looking for a part-time Translation Project Coordinator (20 hours a week) to join our team in our Amsterdam HQ and help us deliver insightful, creative copy to our small business clients. Our ideal candidate will have a proven track record of coordinating the completion of language projects for different regions and markets.
Managing the entire life-cycle of multiple translation projects in a fast-paced environment
Overseeing the successful completion of translation projects within budget, timeline and quality standards
Liaising with sales and client managers to clarify project parameters
Negotiating deadlines and rates with vendors
Being the main point of contact for our freelance translators and proofreaders, in order to monitor their performance and ensure that they deliver appropriate content
Monitoring and controlling projects status
Managing project finances, including budget and invoices
Preparing and maintaining project documentation
Performing quality checks on the translated websites, to ensure quality and accuracy of the final outcome
Essential skills and experience required:
Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
Knowledge of the Italian language would be a strong advantage; other languages would be an asset as well
A degree or diploma in languages, translation, communication, or any other related field
Strong understanding of advertising and marketing principles
A keen enthusiasm for and basic understanding of web trends and technologies
Basic understanding of SEO concepts
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Independence in carrying out assigned tasks and ability to multitask
Experience in translation and localization project management would be a strong advantage
Spotzer is an equal opportunity employer. If you are interested in working with us and believe you would be a good fit, please apply by clicking the Apply Now button. Please be sure to include a motivation letter and CV.