Multilingual Connections provide language services to clients around the globe. If you're interested in joining our team, please see our available employment offerings below.

Bilingual Translation & Transcription Project Manager

Multilingual Connections is a woman-owned company in Evanston, Illinois that has been providing translation and transcription services since 2005.

We look for applicants with a love of language and strong organizational and communication skills. Our ideal candidates are energetic, passionate, detailed-oriented and meticulously organized. They thrive in a fast-paced multilingual environment, love to make their clients happy and are always ready to step in to help a co-worker in need.

This position would be 100% remote from your home office (US or global).

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Project management:

Quote new translation, transcription and multimedia projects, prepare files for translation, communicate with linguists, desktop publishers and clients. Conduct quality check and prepare files for delivery.

Organization:

Update systems with pertinent client and vendor information.

Problem-solving:

Identify best use of resources; analyze, escalate and resolve problems as they arise and develop a plan to prevent future problems.

Financial:

Meet/exceed gross margin goals while maintaining quality standards and schedules.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for language and culture
  • Able to prioritize multiple projects to ensure high quality and on-time delivery
  • Really, really, really detail-oriented - and you LOVE it!
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment but also independently
  • Strong customer service orientation and attention to detail
  • Tech savvy; experience with Google Apps and CAT tools
  • Experience with translation, transcription, subtitling and/or voiceover
  • Bilingual preferred; ideally a fluent speaker of Arabic, French, Korean, Mandarin,  Portuguese or Spanish. 
  • A sense of humor is ideal!

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Enthusiastic, highly autonomous and collaborative environment
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth

INTERESTED?

If this sounds like a good fit, please include the following - and note that incomplete applications will not be considered.

  • Your resume
  • Your cover letter
  • A link to a 60-second video introducing yourself and explaining why this is a perfect fit for you.

Thank you for your interest!

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