Language Coordinator (FTC)

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Language Coordinator (FTC)

  • Job Title: Language Coordinator (Fixed-Term Contract)
  • Department: Language and Localisation
  • Reporting to: Head of Localisation
  • Position Based: London, UK
Purpose of the role

We are looking for an experienced and proactive Language Coordinator to source and train linguists. Reporting to the Head of Localisation, the Coordinator will join a team working on a high volume contract. They must be very well organised, able to manage their own time and priorities, and communicate effectively with both team members and managementaround the world.

The Coordinator is the primary point of contact for multiple freelancers, and the ability to build strong relations and manage expectations in a highly demanding and fast-­‐paced industry is vital.

Principal Duties

  • Assist the global team with recruitment and management of in-­‐house and freelance linguists
  • Train and evaluate new recruits. Provide clear feedback where necessary
  • Coordinate translation, subtitling and quality control of TV show / movie files
  • Assist the Lead Language Coordinator with any ad-­‐hoc requests
  • Any other duties that maybe required by management from time to time

Experience, knowledge & skills

Essential

  • Subtitle quality control and/or project coordination experience
  • Competence with Mac, PC and MSWord, Excel and databases
  • Fluent in English

Beneficial

  • Professional translation skills
  • Knowledge of subtitling software
  • Linguist recruitment / training
  • Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish speaker (primary language)

Relationships

  • Reports to the Head of Localisation
  • Liaises with TVT Staff and Quality Control Operators worldwide ona daily basis

Hours of work

Monday – Friday OR Tuesday – Saturday (09:30 – 17:30)

If you meet the above criteria and would like to apply, please send a cover letter and CV to:  recruitment@tvt.biz