E.g., 12/05/2019
E.g., 12/05/2019


Posted By: Folio Online

Folio Online currently has a full-time position for a language professional and project manager
Starting date: 1 June 2019 (or soonest thereafter)
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Remuneration: Market-related salary
  • Leave, illness and other benefits as per the Basic Conditions of Employment  Act
  • Option to be part of the in-company, PSG managed share portfolio
Qualifications: Post-graduate qualification in practical translation and/or interpreting or other languagerelated field
  • Project management experience
  • Professional translation experience
  • Sales experience
  • Social media experience
  • Good IT and software skills
  • Knowledge of multimedia localisation
  • Knowledge of, amongst others, interpreting, voice-overs, subtitling and other media-related tasks
Job requirements and duties:
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure in an open-plan office environment 
  • Exceptional organisational skills with ability to handle multiple projects, several (and sometimes conflicting) priorities and adapt to a rapidly changing environment involving multiple stakeholders at various levels
  • Manage daily communication with internal and external project stakeholders. Be comfortable dealing with both junior and senior staff members as well as a diverse range of personalities and multilingual freelancers
  • Ability to manage multi-level projects from handoff through to delivery and follow-up
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Adaptability and strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to build rapport and collaborate with others within the company, external freelancers and clients
  • Able to conceptualise ideas and build them into working models
For more info, or to apply, please contact: Johan Botha ([email protected]). 
Closing date for applications: Monday, 10 May 2019 (before 17:00).
Applications should include a cover letter, full CV, contactable references and copies of education.
About Folio Online:
The Folio Group, the third largest language service provider in Africa, is one of South Africa’s oldest, most dynamic and versatile language agencies. Established in 1988, Folio is proud of its reputation for reliability, technical expertise, fast turnaround and meticulous accuracy. Based in Cape Town, Africa’s traditional gateway to the world, Folio is ideally placed to Translate Africa to the World.
Cape Town, South Africa
Send Application or Questions to: 
Johan Botha ([email protected])