Localization Project Manager

Location: Budapest

Type: Full-time

Functions: Project management

Industries: Translation and Localization

Job Description: Coordinate with different internal and external stakeholders for localization; workload analysis with CAT tools for preparation of project kit and instructions; coordinate with internal R&D and Quality Assurance/Testing teams; manage vendors.


  • Manages all aspects of localization project life cycle for various product lines from source content collection and preparation to delivery of localized product versions.
  • Works closely with linguists, localization engineers, DTP technicians
  • Develops project plans and workflows, managing time, budget, resources and quality control
  • Creates and controls localization project budgets, performs cost and task tracking analysis.
  • Participates at project/client/business partner meetings and conference calls, including project kick-off meetings, weekly and ad-hoc, issue solves and performs post-mortems

Education level and Experience:

  • University degree (localization, business, linguistics, or with equivalent experience)
  • Solid in-depth knowledge of internationalization and localization
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience directly related to project management (preferably in the localization industry).

Relevant skills

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Excellent presentation/communication skills, with the ability to clearly present the localization life-cycle to clients
  • Energy and a positive attitude with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proven abilities in project planning, resource and risk management
  • Problem-solving capabilities, self-starter and pro-active
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Knowledge and Interest in continuously learning new technologies and tools
  • Proficiency in translation memory tools are required
  • Advanced Excel skills a big plus (formulas, pivot tables, macros, lookup tables, etc.)
  • Ability to organize, prioritise and multi-task, meet tight deadlines and effective time management.

If you like to work in a multicultural company with a relaxed office environment, having hard working team-mates with a good sense of humor then we’d love to hear from you!

Please send your CV to budapest_hr@ecinnovations.com


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