TransPerfect Is More Than Just a Job… Our greatest asset is our people, and nothing is more important to us than ensuring that everyone knows that. Each of our 90+ offices has its own individual identity, and each also has its own unique rewards.
The position of Account Manager is responsible for developing new business relationships and serving as the first level of support to existing clients.
Develop prospective clients through several strategies including internet research, trade show lists, referrals, yellow pages, various professional directories and personal investigation
Foster and close new clients through referrals, cold calling, networking, and other means (tradeshows, regional organizations, etc.)
Responsible for growing new business from existing clients, including working closely with senior leadership to expand current relationships and upsell the TransPerfect portfolio.
Creatively problem solve to improve current new business development strategy
Negotiate rates and deadlines with prospective and current clients
Educate prospective and existing clients regarding the translation process, including TransPerfect’s rates, justification for turnaround time, and competitors’ information
Liaise with production to ensure that all jobs are handled appropriately and with keen attention to detail, resulting in a perfect product
Consistently follow up with clients to ensure their satisfaction with delivery, quality and customer service
Understand all industries that TransPerfect markets to including industry leaders, current events and any other pertinent data
Perform other special projects or duties when required
Excellent written and verbal English communication skills