Localization Academy

Project Manager

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About the Company:

UniTranslate is a leading translation agency headquartered in Zurich that provides professional translation and localization services to clients across different industries. We work with a team of experienced translators and project managers to ensure that our clients receive high-quality and accurate translations on time and within budget.

Job Description:

We are looking for a talented Project Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience in managing translation projects, a strong understanding of translation processes and technologies, and excellent communication and organizational skills.


  • Managing translation projects from start to finish, including project planning, coordination, and delivery
  • Assigning tasks to translators and proofreaders, and monitoring their progress
  • Communicating with clients to gather project requirements, provide updates, and resolve issues
  • Ensuring that projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the client’s satisfaction
  • Maintaining project documentation, including project briefs, project plans, and project reports
  • Identifying opportunities for process improvement and implementing best practices
  • Collaborating with other team members to develop and implement strategies for improving project management processes and client satisfaction


  • Bachelor’s degree in translation, project management, or a related field
  • At least C1 knowledge of German and English
  • Very good knowledge of Italian and/or French is a plus
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience in project management in the translation industry
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • Proficiency in project management software such as Trello, Asana, or Basecamp
  • Familiarity with CAT tools such as SDL Trados, MemoQ, or Wordfast
  • If you are passionate about project management and want to join a dynamic and growing team in the translation industry, we encourage you to apply. UniTranslate offers competitive salary and benefits packages, as well as opportunities for career growth and development.