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Translation and Interpretation Project Manager

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  • Sector:

    Sales & Marketing

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  • Salary:

    £26000 - £32000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Eleanor Lowes

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  • Contact phone:

    01284 765700

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Eleanor Lowes

Compass Point Recruitment are proud to be partnering with a fantastic central Cambridge-based, UK leader in the technology solutions industry for the recruitment of a Translation and Interpretation Project Manager.

Join our client's dynamic team dedicated to delivering exceptional service to their diverse clientele worldwide. We're seeking a motivated individual to join our client's Rental team, as a Translation and Interpretation Project Manager, responsible for recruiting and coordinating teams of Simultaneous Interpreters and translators for our global events.

Your role will involve providing specialised expertise and ensuring top-notch service delivery to their customers/clients across various projects. Maximising sales and profitability while maintaining effective communication with stakeholders are key aspects of this position.

Key Responsibilities:
• Identify and pursue new business opportunities within the Interpreting and Translation sector.
• Recruit, source, and coordinate teams of Simultaneous Interpreters and translators for events worldwide.
• Assist in managing document translation projects.
• Prepare and issue quotations in line with company guidelines and profit targets.
• Collaborate with internal departments for seamless operations.
• Manage interpreter and translator contracts.
• Generate purchase orders for interpreters and translators.
• Maintain regular and efficient communication with interpreters, translators, customers, and clients using our database.
• Handle customer/client administration, ensuring accurate record-keeping.
• Cultivate and nurture business relationships within our database.
• Promote rental activities of our solutions.
• Perform office administration duties, including telephone management.

Desired Qualities/Experience:
• Friendly and helpful demeanour, adept at working in a small team environment.
• Self-motivated with a positive client-centric approach.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Professional appearance and conduct.
• Proactive with a high degree of initiative.
• Self-confident and able to work under pressure.
• Previous industry experience preferred.
• Proficient in Microsoft products such as Windows, Excel, Outlook, and Teams.

Work Hours:
This is an office-based role with standard hours from 09:00 to 17:30, Monday to Friday, with one hour for lunch. Occasional out-of-hours work may be required due to the nature of the industry.

Onsite training will be provided under supervision.

1.5 days earned per month worked up to the end of the first year, therefore 20 days per annum thereafter, in addition to national holidays.

• Free BUPA (or similar) health cover after a one-year qualifying period.
• Company accident cover, including accidental death payout, after a one-year qualifying period, covering work and leisure activities.
• Company travel insurance

Please apply today with an updated CV to be considered for this position!