Position Summary :
TransPerfect is looking for a proactive, motivated, and performance-driven professional, capable of working inside a team and also individually.
As a Vendor Manager, your mission will be to expand the company’s network of collaborators by building strong relationships with our industry community.
In order to achieve this goal, you will source and find qualified candidates for different types of freelance linguistic tasks worldwide.
You will take care of testing, recruitment, rate negotiations, and database updates.
In TransPerfect, you will have the chance to develop your career in a multinational company with more than 90 offices worldwide, working with a young and motivated team.
Screening external candidates and contacting potential resources
Taking care of the whole recruitment process of new vendors
Building strong relationships with all vendors
Supporting and working closely with Production to facilitate their daily work
Making the most of each application testing linguists on their main fields of expertise, negotiating their most competitive rates
Keeping an updated database with all the relevant information on linguists
Ensuring our vendors’ documents are updated and on file
Working closely with them to have their issues solved as earlier as possible, and liaison with appropriate departments for this purpose
Promoting the use of your vendors
Making sure all fronts and resources are maximized for recruitment
Keeping track of all your candidates and their skills for any possible leverage
Writing and posting job offers
Ability to multi-tasking and changing priorities
Organized, performance-driven, innovative, flexible, proactive
Ability to work to deadlines
Advanced MS Office skills
Experience with Social Media for recruitment purposes
Degree in Translation, Linguistic studies, or Human Resources
Experience in the translation industry
Experience as a Vendor Manager