Any Languages Project Manager, London

Position Salary Location Language(s)
Languages Project Manager £32,000 London Any

Vacancy Description

Highly successful company, involved in a global project using words in an innovative way to assist allinnovative way to assist all manner of logistical activity, is seeking a Project Manager/linguist to join its London based team.

This position will initially be based on a 12-month fixed term contract, with the possibility of extension. Additionally, there will be the opportunity for global travel.

About you

You’ll be a capable and enthusiastic administrator, able to coordinate teams of 30 of more linguists in a variety of languages, You will interested in how words work (and how this might change according to each language), how people use their language, and how this interfaces with the company`s technology.

Those with unusual career paths or career changes are encouraged to apply, provided you fulfil the following criteria:

    3-5 years’ project management experience
    Experience of working overseas, preferably India
    High level of IT literacy, including in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Excel
    Ability to manage multiple projects and conflicting deadlines under pressure
    Qualification (undergraduate or Masters) or relevant work experience in a field related to languages/linguistics

You will be:

    An exceptional relationship builder
    A natural collaborator who enjoys working in a team with clever and ambitious colleagues
    Highly persuasive and excellent at getting things done
    Able to excel under pressure, with meticulous attention to detail
    Able to travel regularly, including at short notice
    Motivated by challenging targets and a fast-paced office environment
    Commercially-minded and committed to global social change through business

Extra credit if you have:

    Experience managing teams of freelancers remotely
    Some experience of teaching / public speaking / disseminating research

This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining the company as they begin to explore new global territories.

Starting salary to 32,000 plus benefits.

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