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Translation Coordinator, Bahasa Melayu

Job Level/GradeExecutive
LocationKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Position TypeFull-time
Responsible to conduct translations for the market/s by either translating content directly or by coordinating outsourced services and ensuring that all translations are consistent in quality and in the brand voice of Young Living. May be involved in large global projects and will report to the Global Marketing team. May occasionally develop relevant content as per the work requirements.
Essential duties & responsibilities
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):
Utilizing translation management software to manage the flow of translation projects, including acceptance, assignment, reviews, timelines, priorities, and project delivery.
Translating content in an authoritative position that reflects the global brand voice of Young Living, accounts for local and regional language nuances, and a developing knowledge of industry terminology.
Coordinating any outsourced needs above the working bandwidth, including vetting outsourced agencies or personnel, managing project flow, reviewing for continuity and quality, and managing any resulting invoicing needs.
Auditing of existing content for quality and consistency.
Supporting tasks for marketing team.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Education & experience
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication, or any field equivalent.
Preferably 3-4 years of working experience in relevant translation work experience.
Committed team player.
Possess good oral and written communication, and interpersonal skills.
other attributes
Must be able to translate the expected languages fluently with a working knowledge that is able to expand to new and/or specialized terminology.
Proficient communication and interpersonal skills (read, write and spoken) in English and Bahasa Melayu.
Experience with Microsoft Office suite programs.
A relevant cultural understanding is preferred.
Experience with translation management software.
Ability to meet deadlines, and ability to work under pressure.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Attentive to detail and organized
Able to multitask and manage time and priorities effectively.
To perform the job successfully, this individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Attitude – Demonstrate a positive “can do” attitude; show motivation; must be goal oriented and a self-starter; be “solution-minded” rather than “problem-minded”.
Work Ethics – Must be dedicated, responsible, hard-working, and a team player.
Oral Communication – Able to speak clearly with customers and employees in all situations; listen and get clarification; respond well to questions; demonstrate positive response to others.
Written Communication – Able to write clearly and informatively; edit work for spelling and grammar errors; vary writing style to meet needs; able to read and interpret written information.
Professionalism – Approach others in a tactful manner; react well under pressure; treat others with respect and consideration, regardless of their status or position; accept responsibility for own actions; follow through on commitments.
Safety and Security – Observe safety and security procedures; determine appropriate action beyond guidelines; report potentially unsafe conditions; use equipment and materials properly.
Attendance, Punctuality, Dependability – Be consistently at work and on time; ensure work responsibilities are covered when absent; arrive at meetings and appointments on time, follow instructions, respond to management direction; take responsibility for own actions; keep commitments; commit to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
For interested and qualified applicants, please submit your CV with a cover letter by clicking on the APPLY FOR THIS POSITION button. Please indicate clearly the position being applied for in the email. We will contact shortlisted applicants in due time. Thank you in advance for your time and interest.