Language Technology Manager

  • Job Reference: D36556
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2018
  • Location: Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + excellent benefits
  • Sector: Customer Service, Management & Executive, Translation
  • Language(s): Italian, German, French, Dutch, Spanish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Cantonese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Farsi, Finnish, Flemish, French, German, Greek, Gujarti, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Mandarin, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Turkish, Ukranian, Welsh
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8503 7766

Job Description

Our client is a global translation company, covering most industry sectors and working with many of the world’s leading companies.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

As the Language Technology Manager your role will be to ensure the deployment of language engineering tools demanded by clients. Managing a team of language technology engineers, your role will include the following duties and responsibilites:

  • Deployment and development of CAT tools
  • Research and implementation of new products and solutions
  • Enhancement of end client & internal user experience of language technology
  • Implementation of Machine Translation (MT) into workflows
  • Regular review meetings with MT Engineer
  • Co-management of major technology-focused client account
  • Management of team of project managers and language engineers

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Fluent English is essential. Fluency in another language is an advantage but not essential
  • Professional experience in senior language technology roles
  • Ability to work independently and develop strategic initiatives
  • Positive approach to new technologies
  • Customer-facing experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Outstanding written and spoken communication skills

SALARY & BENEFITS 
c£45,000 - £50,000 (negotiable) + benefits

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