Localisation Assistant

Advertised on : 26 Jun 2019 | Closing date : 24 Sep 2019

  Job Reference : 10681

Company Profile 

 Games Company



Localisation Assistant


£20-24k Dependent on experience.


Work Days/Hours 
Full time

Mon-Fri, 9:00-5:30


Contract Type 




Main Responsibilities 

•Support the localisation team in all matters related to their native language;

•Assist in translation and review tasks

•Assess in the linguistic validation of the quality of the translation and report linguistic and implementation issues/any other problems found in video games

•Provide translation solutions to errors found.

•Assisting with quality control of external suppliers

•Support the maintenance of the vendor database, as well as addition and vetting of new vendors

•Manage the recruitment cycle of incoming vendor applications 

•Develop performance monitoring of resources and provide feedback where required

•Identify resource gaps and proactively recruit specialists to expand talent pool

•Conduct regular key account reviews with PMs to ensure availability and retention of key resources at competitive rates

•Support the project management team in anything required for the completion of a project

•Managing client relationship and client expansion; Handle localisation requests and queries, develop client’s current workflows, provide swift answer and resolution to quality issues

•Perform project planning and risk assessment prior allocation

•Responsible for project mark-ups, maintain tracking, and ensure timely delivery

•Work closely with the sales development team

•Be fully knowledgeable of XTRF


•University Degree

Games or marketing industry experience

•Localisation/translation experience

•Strong written and verbal communication skills

•Time-management and Organizational skills

•Display professional and engaging manners with colleagues and external resources

•Business mindset

•Quality focused with a keen eye for detail

•Knowledge of CAT Tools, memoQ and Xbench is advantageous


Fluent English

Fluent in one of the following: French, Spanish, Italian, German, Russian, Portuguese Brazil, Japanese, Chinese or Korean



 Must be eligible to work in the UK



Functional Areas : IT;Game / Entertainment
Type of Employment : Permanent
Work Location : (London)

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