Careers – Los Angeles, USA

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Why work with ZOO?

Working with ZOO is a unique opportunity to work with a leading provider of subtitling, dubbing and captioning for the biggest names in the movie business. We count Hollywood studios, global broadcasters and independent distributors among our growing client base. From Sheffield to London and LA, what makes us standout is our ethos which encourages innovation and uses ground-breaking technology to make complex working lives simpler.

We employ the brightest and most original thinkers in our industry and value the creativity and personalities that make ZOO an exciting and dynamic place to work. We’re always interested in hearing from talented team-orientated people who love a challenge, welcome change and who get things done, especially client services specialists, translators and software professionals.  Sound like you? Then take a look at our latest opportunities, we’d love to hear from you.

 

 

Assistant Project Coordinator

The Assistant PC helps plan, create, and coordinate activities of subtitling projects to ensure that goals or objectives of the project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters.

Responsibilities

  • Assists in reviewing the project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing the project, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project.
  • Helps establish a work plan for each phase of the project, and serves as a liaison between the company and the clients to facilitate workflow.
  • Assists in preparing project reports for management, client, or others.
  • Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems.

Requirements

  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or 2+ years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of:
  • Firefox
  • Chrome
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word

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Project Coordinator

The Project Coordinator plans, creates, and coordinates subtitling activities to ensure that goals or objectives of each project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters by performing the following duties.

Responsibilities

  • Reviews project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project.
  • Establishes work plan for each phase of project, and serves as a liaison between the company and the clients to facilitate workflow.
  • Prepares project reports for management, client, or others.
  • Prepares projects for billing.
  • Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Requirements

  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or 2+ years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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Translation Coordinator

The Translation Coordinator is responsible for the coordination, creation, translation, and quality control of all subtitle projects.

Responsibilities

  • Serves as a liaison between ZOO, its clients and its translators.
  • Creating work orders.
  • Setting up projects using our internal workflow management system.
  • Selects suitable freelancers according to skill set and rates.
  • Allocates projects for translation to translators.
  • Verifies timelines for project deliveries.
  • Performs new translator set up.
  • Maintains and update our translator database.
  • Coordinates with external vendors as needed.
  • All administrative duties as needed.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Requirements

  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or 2+ years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of:
  • Firefox
  • Chrome
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)

Apply Now