Localization Program Manager, Contract

Location Singapore
Discipline Internet and E-Commerce
Job Reference BBBH137633_1713763154
Salary Negotiable
Consultant Name Kang Abelene Marianne Mrs Rozario Abelene Marianne
Consultant Email abelene.kang@manpower.com.sg
Consultant Contact No. 6551 5320
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R2089914

Localization Program Manager, Contract

Job Description:
As an experienced program manager, who is a self-starter with outstanding time management skills, you have a great attention to detail and have seen many projects from conception to completion. You are a natural communicator, with the ability to maintain tight relationships across a broad set of partner groups. You have experience in working with international teams, and a real passion for top of class customer experiences. You thrive in leaving no rock unturned, and handle ambiguity and paradox with grace. You have a background in product localization, and are process minded. You are focused on great customer experiences,
and how truly localized content is vital to successful businesses.

Key Responsibilities

  • 5+ years experience as Localization Project Manager, with 2+ years vendor management experience a plus.
  • Work with key digital content teams on localization of content for the eCommerce experience on platforms.
  • An understanding of localization practices and a dedication for evangelizing these practices.
  • Excellent analytical, planning, execution and follow-up skills; and will coordinate with other Localization Project and Program Managers to create consistent processes and practices.
  • Lead localization projects from beginning to end, using our in-house translation management software (WorldServer) and translation memory tools.
  • Work with both internal and external specialist teams.
  • Act as point of contact for urgent localization requests coming out of the regional teams; and demonstrated success in managing multiple projects, priorities and vendors concurrently.
  • Lead and direct localization vendors, giving them clear and concise guidelines on eCommerce requirements.
  • Oversee Linguistic Quality Assurance (LQA) projects during engineering release cycles, campaigns, programs and new product introductions.
  • Work effectively with others in a constantly evolving environment and under time constrained launch schedules; and effectively lead difficult decisions and conflicting points of view.
  • Build reporting for localization functions within the digital content team.
  • Identify and communicate innovative ideas to improve processes and performance.
  • Have a working understanding of web technology tools such as XML, HTML, Photoshop, and varying digital asset types.
  • Localization budget management and vendor-side experience is a plus

  • BA/BS in Localization, Linguistics, Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience.
  • Previous website and/or e-commerce localization experience
  • Project Management qualification/certification a plus.

Kang Abelene Marianne Mrs Rozario Abelene Marianne

EA License No.: 02C3423 | Personnel Reg No.: R2089914

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