about ixpat.com contact us advertise on ixpat.com
chengdu classifieds
in association with:
expat jobs in china
internships in china

currency converter

(for indication only)

you are here: » chengdu » classifieds » careers

 powered by 

5 Jobs offered   |   3 Resumes   |  
  |   Help & Terms  

31-Oct-2021, Ad#: 18399, Views: 19372
Category: Translating & Interpreting

Chinese Lead Linguist (Fulltime)

Job location

Job description
Responsibilities will include:
  • Manage projects from beginning to end including budget, negotiating with freelance translators and proofreaders, ensure deadlines are met or exceeded and signing off on completed project
  • Review job specification to make sure product meets client needs
  • Proofread final product and at various stages of process to ensure quality and accuracy
  • Prepare and complete client-billing files to open and close projects and invoice client
  • Implement current, and create new, quality assurance measures
  • Handle staff members and his own team
  • Work independently and report to his superiors
  • Make sure target goals and numbers are met or exceeded for your team and yourself
  • Strong communication skills (both within his team, clients and vendors)

The “Lead Translator” ultimately wants to delegate certain work among it´s team members at one point, or request an assistant to perform “admin and development” work. Such work includes:
  • Training staff
  • Regular meetings
  • TM / Glossary maintenance & development
  • Meetings with clients / Sales
  • Creating support documents for Marketing / Sales
  • BD support

Both Internationals and local Chinese

  • Superior written and spoken communication skills
  • Fluency in Chinese and good command of English / another language of advantage
  • Bachelors degree or its equivalent
  • Experience with a translation or localization company a plus
  • The ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
  • Strong computer skills and the desire to learn more
  • Most importantly you must be willing to learn new things, be open to challenges and thrive on success
  • Intimate knowledge of the translation/localization industry
  • Proven prospecting success and ability to manage client expectations


Please mention "Workster.com Ad#18399" in your cover letter when applying for this position. 

  beijing  changchun  dalian  dongguan  guangzhou  hangzhou  kunming  nanjing  ningbo  qingdao  sanya  shanghai  shenyang  shenzhen  suzhou  tianjin  wuxi  xi'an  xiamen  asia pacific  middle east & africa  western europe  eastern europe  north america  south america 
catch eyes!
click your ad's upgrade button to top-list it here for 2 weeks.