Translation Project Manager (Life Science/Medical)

Future Group - Cairo

Applicants for
2 open positions
Experience Needed:
2 to 4 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Confidential, Medical Insurance + Semi-Annual Bonus
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
2 open positions
About the Job

Position Summary

The position of the Project Manager is responsible for managing and coordinating the completion of all language projects.

Position responsibilities:

  • Manages localization projects from beginning to end, working closely with language specialists, localization engineers, product management and development, internal business partners and external vendors and other departments.
  • Develops project plans and workflows, managing time, budget, resources and quality control
  • Analyzes location project risk, and defines mitigation actions of identified risks
  • Assigns, monitors and measures project team members’ work. Manages team’s compliance with standards, practices and policies
  • Directs team’s deliveries to timelines and product quality, including responsiveness and professionalism towards both internal and external clients
  • Leads project/client/business partner meetings and conference calls, including project kick-off meetings, weekly and ad-hoc
  • Establishes and maintains excellent relationships with contract translators and proofreaders globally
  • Supports in recruitment process to build a comprehensive global database of translators to meet continuous business needs
  • Continually expands knowledge and education in localization trends and news
  • Preparation and maintenance of project documentation
Job Requirements

Education and Knowledge

  • Bachelor's Degree (Science, Pharmacy, medicine or with equivalent experience)
  • Solid in-depth knowledge of internationalization and localization
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience directly related to life science project management.

Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Excellent presentation/communication skills, with the ability to clearly present the localization life-cycle to clients
  • Organizational and leadership skills
  • Proven abilities in project planning, resource and risk management
  • Problem-solving capabilities
  • Detail orientation with the ability to multi-task.
  • Strong team player in a multi-language/multi-cultural environment
  • Self-starter and pro-active
  • Knowledge and eagerness to learn and identify new technologies and new tools
About this Company

Future Group was founded in 1994, it has grown into one of the world’s most trusted translation and localization expert houses. We have successfully established a worldwide reputation in meeting our clients’ requirements in the most beneficial and cost-effective way possible.... (More)

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