Localization Vendor Manager

EC Innovations is one of the fastest growing multilingual Language Service Providers in the world with 3 regional HQ’s (Singapore, Budapest, Chicago) and a total of 11 strategic global offices, 400 plus full-time employees, offering full localization support into 120+ languages and 260 locales. EC Innovations continues to build its reputation as a customer-centric organization with a keen focus on high quality standards and technological creativity to overcome any obstacle and ultimately add true value to any localization program.


  • Recruitment, selection and management of qualified suppliers (Translators, Proofreaders, Editors) to consistently meet the company’s business requirements
  • Vendor pre-qualification and testing
  • Vendor rate negotiation and management
  • Documenting vendor agreements and workflows
  • Vendor performance tracking, QA management and reporting
  • Support project management team to resource projects
  • Resourcing and maintenance of client specific approved vendor lists
  • Maintain good relationship with vendors
  • Proactively indentify and solve problems


  • University degree (preferably in localization, linguistics)
  • Knowledge of internationalization and localization field
  • 5years+ Vendor Management experience in the localization industry


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills
  • Energetic and positive attitude with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proven abilities in planning, resource and risk management
  • Problem-solving capabilities, proactivity and flexibility
  • Result and customer-oriented attitude
  • Ability to establish credibility and be decisive
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and multi-task, meet tight deadlines; effective time management
  • Advanced MC Office skills is an advantage

What we offer:

  • If you’d like to work at a multicultural company with hard-working colleagues in a relaxed office environment combined with home office opportunity, we’d love to hear from you!

Experience required:

  • 5+ years professional experience

Required language level:

  • English – higher advanced/fit for negotiation
  • Knowledge of other languages is an advantage

Job location:

1132 Budapest, Váci út 18.



Please send your CV (motivation letter is an advantage) to andrealaurak@ecinnovations.com