Localization Producer - Marketing

Cupertino, CA
Job Terms:
up to ~$68/hr DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Jennie Brandon

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:
•Plans and project manages complex globalization efforts for Marketing content. Manages end to end production for translation, validation, layout, and in-context review of content, resolving variety of highly complex issues
•Works closely with Business Partners, prioritizes projects and manages schedules and scope to identify resourcing needs against workload
•Supports global campaign validation for Marketing’s seasonal campaigns
•Supports creating test cases for campaign validation in Radar and screen, triage, consolidate duplicate tickets from the validation team
•Briefs global suppliers on localization efforts, ensuring they have detailed business context to produce world class localization
•Ensures content is geo-ready. Uploads, downloads, and tracks status of projects as they route through translation tools such as WorldServer and project trackers

•Acts as the point of escalation for all content and linguistic queries from linguists. Works with business partners to resolve content and translation queries or bugs

Key Qualifications:
• Has experience and ability to contribute consistently and positively in a high-paced, fast-changing and sometimes unpredictable marketing work environment
• A can-do attitude and flexibility to accommodate evolving business needs
• Ability to manage multiple projects with competing priorities across country based talent in multiple timezones
• Has strong appreciation for product/cultural nuances by geography
• Detailed knowledge of translation and localization processes
• Strong communication, interpersonal, teamwork, and organizational skills
• Flexibility to handle directional changes with the ability to juggle moving priorities to ensure project success
• Proficiency with client's products and applications is preferred
• Language skills in one or more languages other than English
• Experience with translation and project management tools e.g. SDL WorldServer or other translation management systems
• Experience in multilingual graphic design, desktop publishing and knowledge of programs like iWork, MS Office, iBooks Author, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop is highly preferred

• 5 years + experience as project manager or producer within the localization industry or within an international creative agency / marketing environment
• BA in Linguistics / Translation, Graphic Design, Marketing, Technical or business-related field

Client Description:

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.​

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)