Localisation QA Project Manager

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Posted 11 August 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineQA & Localisation
Contact NameVicky Kilby

Job description

Aardvark Swift are working with one of the world longest running and experienced specialist providers for the Global Gaming Industry – Universally Speaking. Due to growth, they are now are looking to bring on board a Localisation QA Project Manager!

Universally Speaking offer QA, Localization and Audio Solutions which are trusted by some of the worlds largest entertainment studios!

In this role, you will be...

  • Handling Localisation QA requests and queries from clients efficiently
  • Establishing efficient processes for a project/client
  • Providing swift answers and resolutions to quality issues and client concerns
  • Performing project planning and risk assessment prior to allocation
  • Assessing requests, producing quotes for prospective clients, planning the LQA process.
  • Maintaining, coordinating, and supervising the teams of LQA Testers and Leads
  • Ensuring and taking responsibility for the quality of all final deliveries
  • Maintaining project tracking, ensure timely deliveries
  • Quality-checking linguists and vendors work
  • Working closely with the sales development team to establish client patterns, pursue sales opportunities, etc.
  • Manage the in-house management software daily, ensuring that all information entered is accurate and up to date
  • Helping with writing training documentation
  • Ensuring project management is always up to date

For this role, you will need...

  • Proficiency in MS Office tools, especially Excel
  • To understand file functionality and compatibility
  • To be quality-focused with a keen eye for detail
  • Proven ability to perform the role of a company ambassador
  • To be inspiring and an effective leader, capable of organising and motivating oneself and others.
  • Ability to manage time efficiently and work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • The right to work and be based in the UK

Bonus points if you have...

  • Experience in LQA or Localisation
  • Strong knowledge of game localisation procedures
  • Multi-lingual fluency (native speaker of at least one additional language other than English).
  • Great knowledge of CAT tools, such as memoQ.

Just some of the benefits of working with Universally Speaking include...

  • Training
  • Lunch and Learns
  • Management Development
  • Wellbeing Portal including Live Chat and Support
  • Mini Health checks
  • Access to Counselling and structured therapy
  • Online CBT
  • Perks and Discounts
  • Qualified nurses on hand to offer support on a range of medical or health-related issues offering practical information and advice
  • Social events and celebrations

***This role can be worked from either their Liverpool or Wyboston Lakes Studio***