Senior Project Manager - Localization/ Translation (US Time Zone)

db Group Nasr City, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
2 to 4 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Remote during COVID-19
1 open position
About the Job
  • Work closely with project team members to perform the following tasks using a combination of business understanding, Technical Knowledge, problem-solving skills as well as excellent leadership and facilitation techniques
  • Manage and build client relationships with key decision-makers from project inception to post-implementation; ensure customer satisfaction
  • Monitor on-site and remote day-to-day activities between the customer and PM team.
  • Review progress on projects managed by our partner network and utilize built partner and customer relationships to enable successful project outcomes.
  • Provide project management information to the customer in line with company standards. This will include, but is not limited to; financial reports, status reports, work plans, issue lists, agreed actions, risk notification, impact resolution plans, and lessons learned reports.
  • Define and own corrective action plans and escalations in the event of any deviation from the project plan.
  • Lead project/client/business partner meetings and conference calls.
  • Maximizes the utilization of team, preparing alternative work for periods without projects.
  • Continually expand knowledge and education in localization trends and news.
  • Develops new and entry-level through training and coaching opportunities and by creating methodologies, tools, and checklists to improve the project management process.
  • Ensure that our entire PM database is accurate and up to date.
  • Ensure issuing all PO’s (payment orders) to the external resources.
  • Handle a variety of non-recurring special assignments.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
  • 2-4 years of experience in handling complex technical Projects in a multi-vendor project environment (preferably in the localization industry).
  • Fluent verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Excellent presentation/communication skills, with the ability to clearly present the localization life cycle to clients.
  • Organizational, Problem-solving, and leadership capabilities.
  • Can conform to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines through analytical and problem- solving capabilities.
  • Excellent team-building, coaching, and motivation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines under pressure.
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
  •  Proficiency in translation memory tools (Trados, SDLX) is required.
  •  Computer literate and proficient in MS Word/Excel/Outlook.
About this Company

db Group is a joint stock multisector business support corporation providing creative solutions for IT Development™, Multilingual Content™, PR & Events™, Business Advisory™ and Media Excellence™.

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