Product Information Coordinator

Advertised on : 04 May 2017 | Closing date : 02 Aug 2017

  Job Reference : 09359



Product Information Coordinator




£25,000 per annum


Job profile


A Japanese gaming company is looking for a Bi-lingual (Japanese & English) Product Information Coordinator to work in their Operation Division.


Primary Purpose


Oversee the development, preparation and approval of all product information text and terminology that is used across Europe for all their hardware, products and services



Main responsibilities


·       Communicate daily with R&D to discuss user interface terminologies and product naming localisation

·       Ensure terminology consistency across different platforms

·       Create/update/release terminology documents in 25+ languages and work closely with translation agencies to localise manuals and terminology 

·       Work closely with consumer service team to release product information on website

·       Work closely with repro companies to create/update hardware manuals

·       Manage proof-reading and approval processes for terminology and manuals

·       Communicate daily with all territories and vendors, ensuring deadlines are met

·       Create and provide technical documentation, user guides, training material and presentations

·       Provide support to wider team during peak periods by briefing packaging assets to agencies, following the proofing / approval processes.




·       Must have some work experience in a Japanese company and be accustomed to Japanese working culture and styles

·       A high level of both written and spoken Japanese is essential

·       Excellent attention to detail is a fundamental requirement for this position

·       Good experience as a localisation engineer or a similar type of role

·       Very good communication skills, both verbal and written, are essential

·       Highly organised individual with the ability to multi-task and manage deadlines effectively

·       Proven ability to create technical documentation, user guides, training material and presentations

·       Previous experience of using different types of localisation tools preferred

·       Working knowledge of one or more European languages would be highly advantageous (German/Polish/Italian/Dutch/French etc.)

·       A calm, patient and resilient personality would be highly beneficial

·       PC literacy – good working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat Pro, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Lotus Notes, HTML, Outlook






Starting date


As soon as possible




Eligible to work in the UK without any restriction


About our client


Gaming industry


Functional Areas : Engineering & Manufacturing;Other
Type of Employment : Permanent
Work Location : (London)
Salary Description : Euro 80K + Euro 50K (commission on target)

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