Digital Localisation Coordinator

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Broadcast Technology

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  • Salary:

    £172 - £198 per day + (Inside IR35: Inc Umbrella and holiday pay)

  • Contact:

    Mo Newman

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months+

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Digital Localisation coordinator
12 Months+ Contract
Hybrid London
£172 - £198 p/d (Inclusive of Umbrella fees and holiday pay)

Our Global Media client is looking for a Digital Media Localisation coordinator to project manage end-to-end localisation for digital products across entertainment brands in all supported languages, including initial planning & consultation, quoting, launch scheduling, delivery of localised content, voice production, LQA, and bug routing. Do you have experience delivering localisation for digital products, including games and apps?

It will be your responsibility to act as the primary localisation point of contact for all cross-functional stakeholders related to your product, explain localisation cycles for various content types, and ensure launches are on time with high degree of linguistic quality. Working closely with EMEA and International product teams (games producers in particular) defining and adopting internationalisation and localisation best practices to prevent localisation issues.


  • Project lead for a select number of cross-divisional projects each year, representing the team at managerial meeting and managing the budget and delivery according to agrees timelines.
  • Develop & maintain key relationships with internal stakeholders such as branding representatives, compliance, marketing and local digital teams and involve them at the right times during the localisation process.
  • Partner with teams in EMEA, US, LATAM and APAC to communicate schedules, acquire assets, and secure necessary approvals during localisation.
  • Work closely with localisation vendors to ensure smooth execution of tasks, preparing assets and reports where necessary, and supervising the delivery schedule to ensure projects deliver on time and on budget.


  • Minimum 3 years' experience in localising content for digital platforms, including desktop web, mobile, social media and for various types such as games, apps, metadata and SEO.
  • Ability to manipulate translation files (JSON, XML etc)
  • Full professional fluency in English and at least one other language.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels (internally and externally) in a professional manner.
  • Self-motivated - able to work without direct supervision,
  • Proven track record in identifying and solving complex technical problems and providing alternative solutions where required.
  • Strong background in developing innovative solutions and proposals and/ or pilot proof of concepts where off-the-shelf systems do not exist.
  • Ability to accept and navigate ambiguity, and to chart direction of localisation projects.
  • Great understanding of localisation and internationalisation issues.
  • Experience using CAT tools to manage localisation pipeline & workflows.
  • Excellent understanding of the language translation process.
  • Proven ability to manage weekly, sometimes daily deadlines and work effectively with various teams across multiple time zones.
  • Experience with Content Management Systems and interest in learning how to use new systems/tools.
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Passion for languages, games, and great customer service.
  • Interest in creating high-quality games that entertain children.

If you have 3 years experience in delivering localisation for digital products and want the chance to join a great team? I'd love to hear from you!