Localization Project Manager at BlaBlaCar
Paris, FR
BlaBlaCar is the global leader in long-distance ridesharing. We are an innovative and fast-growing company aiming at building a unique community of members to transform the way people travel!

For more information about us, please visit www.blablacar.com/dreamjobs

Job Description

Why you would want to join us

As a Localization Project Manager at BlaBlaCar you will be responsible to drive the execution and the delivery of content localisation in all of our 22 countries.

We see content as an essential ingredient in product design and you will have a significant role to play in ensuring our product is clear, easy to use and inspiring for our members across borders.

Positioned within the Design Team, your focus will be on ensuring a high quality adaptation in all languages, in the right time and following the most optimal process. You will be working closely with product managers, designers, copywriters, local teams, stakeholders outside the product team and partners.

What you will contribute to

Roles & responsibilities

Managing day-to-day translation projects from project inception, through completion, to final delivery.

Working with partners and internal stakeholders to assess, prioritize and manage translation needs.

Overseeing the quality of all translated content.

Managing in-house and external localization contractors: hiring, management, budget follow-up and optimisation, quality performance.

Establishing processes, methodologies, standards and best practices for scale to ensure all training and always be looking for process improvement opportunities

Evaluating current localization tools and processes and manage improvements directly with our partners, including opportunities to automate.

Maintaining global content coherence across all our platforms.


What you will need to be successful

Organizational and leadership skills

Proven abilities in project planning, resource and risk management

Ability to work independently and meet deadlines under pressure

Quality and detail-oriented and organized and proactive self-starter with track record of juggling and prioritizing multiple projects with minimal guidance

Strong computer skills and experience with CAT tools, with interest in continuing to learn and identify new technologies and new tools

Embracing of cultural and multilingual diversity in the workplace and in the world.

Expertise in one or more languages, in addition to English.

Additional Information

A few practical details about the role

Start: As soon as you are ready!

Location: Paris HQ

Contract: Long-term contract (CDI)

Compensation: According to profile and experience

What we offer all of our employees

A start-up spirit that fosters agility, teamwork and impact

Challenging career opportunities in a high-growth and fast-paced environment

An inspiring working environment including state-of-the-art office spaces

Free ridesharing to experience our value “Think it. Build it. Use it.”

Annual BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend

Bi-weekly BlaBlaTalks when we learn from each others

BlaBlaSwap which allows you to work one week per year from one of our 10+ offices around the globe

And many more to check out on BlaBlaCar.com/dreamjobs

Please note that without CV, cover letter and answers to our questions, your application won't be reviewed by our hiring team.