Project Manager (Asia)

Job description

TransPerfect, the world’s largest provider of language services and technology solutions for global business, is looking to incorporate people for a new Project Manager opening in its Artificial Intelligence (AI) department, DataForce.

The Project Manager will function as a client facing, results-driven and innovative production leader. The role will have accountability on customer relationship, end to end project delivery and driving profitable projects.

Other responsibilities would include:

  • Act as main point of contact for project execution and quality management
  • Lead and certify for production readiness and focus on most effective and cost-efficient solutions
  • Work with DataForce program manager to ensure successful projects execution, customer satisfaction and continual process improvement
  • Communicate with other teams within our company, primarily Recruitment, Human Resources, IT, and Operation
  • Identify and mitigate risks
  • Review final product and at various stages of the process to ensure quality and accuracy
  • Juggle multiple priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced environment

Job requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree required or equivalent work experience
  • 3-5 years’ experience in project management or other roles with similar responsibilities 
  • Experience in creating and maintaining spreadsheets trackers and crowdsourcing
  • This role requires time and tasks management skills and ability to work on several diverse projects at the same time
  • Must possess a sense of urgency and the ability to work under pressure
  • Possess a high degree of pride in solid, quality work
  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills, outstanding agility skills, and excellent communication (verbal and written) skills
  • Solid project management skills (e.g. planning, progress tracking, project finance)
  • Solid understanding of data collection, annotation, transcription activities