Project Manager – China (Home Based)

We are looking for a talented, experienced Project Manager to join our team servicing international clients in the APAC region, preferably being located in China (working 09.00-17.30 China standard time). 

You will be working remotely and will be dealing directly with a variety of clients in the APAC area, from quotation through to project delivery. A good telephone manner, a high level of written communications and knowledge of the translation industry are essential. Although working remotely, you will have daily calls with other team members to discuss and hand over projects. An excellent attitude towards delivering high quality customer service is essential.

 Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of quotes for clients
  • Dealing with client enquiries
  • Assessment of requirements to produce the most appropriate solution
  • Project Management within our Translation Management System 
  • Follow-up review calls with clients

Successful candidates will receive extensive ongoing training (delivered remotely) on our system and processes.


  • Excellent knowledge of English
  • Chinese native language preferred
  • Good organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience of CAT tools
  • Experience of working in a similar role preferred

Salary dependent on experience.

 The Translation People has been delivering high quality translation services to clients around the world for over 40 years from our 8 offices in Europe and the United States. We are one of the most experienced and fastest-growing translation companies around, and we help our clients make the most of their translation budget. 

With extensive use of translation technology, a worldwide network of over 4000 specialist translators and ISO certification, we guarantee excellent customer service, coupled with high quality translated content. We supply translation, interpreting, DTP and video translation services, allowing companies to produce and understand content in various different media. Our commitment to technology reduces the complexity and costs around multilingual content production, and the expertise, flexibility and dedication of our Account Managers will ensure excellent customer service and on-schedule delivery, regardless of the size or complexity of the project. 

The Translation People is privately owned and is headquartered in Manchester, United Kingdom.