Localization Academy

Hybrid Account & Transcreation Executive

Job Title: Hybrid Account & Transcreation Executive

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT THE ROLE:

As a Hybrid Account/Transcreation Executive based out of Kuala Lumpur, you will be working alongside the onsite team in Singapore, to ensure the successful delivery of premium international marketing communication in numerous languages for one of the world’s leading fintech payment brands.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

Responsibilities:

  • PayPal is a transcreation and localization account with a focus on digital production. As a member of the core delivery team, you will manage end-to-end production and transcreation processes, gather assets, support and lead projects
  • Be the owner of small-medium sized briefs, for both transcreation and production briefs
  • You will liaise with in-market creatives (copywriters, transcreators, translators and editors), allocate jobs and track project progress
  • You will coordinate with our OLIVER production and creative teams within the APAC region
  • Ensuring the smooth running of projects through all the various stages; to plan your projects at hand in a proactive manner, monitor their progress and help solve problems that might arise
  • Playing a pivotal part in the running, growth and development of your account; ensuring your team and clients are happy and supported at all times
  • Building relationships with key colleagues at OLIVER + clients across their cross-functional teams.
  • Supporting the OLIVER APAC team with day-to-day tasks, including raising and issuing POs, financial admin and reporting

Skills:

  • You are detail-oriented, highly organized and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication and listening skills, strong admin skills
  • A great team-player with an open mind and adaptable disposition
  • Collaborative with the ability to problem-solve proactively and deal with multiple priorities
  • Ability to multi-task, as well as excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Native speaker of a foreign language is highly desirable

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BE GREAT IN THIS ROLE:

Experience:

  • Ideally 1 year experience in an agency environment
  • Ideally possesses Production/Transcreation experience and have experience working on localization campaigns with multiple markets
  • Proven Project Management experience
  • Knowledge about the language industry, and preferably experience in production process across different media formats

OLIVER Values:

  • Identifies opportunities to deliver greater value for themselves + OLIVER
  • Takes on difficult challenges willingly and realistically
  • Has a can-do attitude
  • Shows commitment to the company vision for growth, through adding value
  • Identifies a range of solutions to problems
  • Thinks of improvements to things without being prompted
  • Challenges convention by exploring alternatives
  • Leads by example – setting achievable but high standards
  • Uses inspiring communications to motivate clients and colleagues
  • Achieves outstanding results
  • Acts with humility and honesty
  • Actively looks to develop themselves on the job, and in their own time
  • Acknowledges the importance of tracking results
  • Sets goals and focuses on their delivery.

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT US:

OLIVER provides clients with dedicated agencies. We do this because we believe the traditional agency model is not fit for the speed of modern marketing. Businesses want, and rightly demand, the same quality of strategic and creative thinking the traditional agency provides, but at a speed that befits how they now work.

The traditional agency outside-in model means that huge quantities of time are wasted in the back and forth and linear processes between agencies and clients. OLIVER agencies come to the client, live inside their office and solve their problems collaboratively.

OLIVER agencies are strategic and creative, whilst being agile and adaptive. They cover the full range of integrated marketing, but at the speed that businesses now demand. We allow our clients to work in real time. Creating better work, at pace.

OUR VALUES AND HOW TO LIVE THEM:

Ambition – you look for opportunities to deliver greater value to those around you.

Imagination – you identify a range of solutions to problems.

Inclusion – to be actively pro-inclusive and anti-racist across our community, clients and creations.

Inspiration – you lead by example and encourage others to do the same.

Learning – you have excellent listening skills that helps you to learn from our clients and those around you.

Results – you accept responsibility for your actions.

We’ve set ambitious, market-leading environmental and social goals around sustainability at OLIVER. We have committed to be net zero by 2030 and take far reaching action on DE&I in the sector. We expect everyone to contribute to our mission, embedding sustainability into every department and through every stage of the project lifecycle.

Inside Ideas Group and its’ affiliates are equal opportunity employers committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected. All [suitable] applicants shall be considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local laws.