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Work in a Multicultural
Environment

At Techworld, we are passionate about all things language and culture.

Every day, our team collaborates with linguists, interpreters and language instructors from around the world in order to provide language and culture solutions to our clients. This international collaboration allows our team members to gain the insight and awareness needed to grow as dynamic global citizens. Daily partnership with our international colleagues makes every day an opportunity to gain new perspectives.

Collaborate with Great People

At Techworld, we believe communication is key to success.

Have a question? Ask it! Need help? We’re here! We take pride in our team and are eagerly seeking sharp new team members to help our organization grow.

At Techworld, not only will you have the chance to build relationships with the members of our Troy, Michigan team, you will also have the opportunity to collaborate with our in-country team members as well. Through daily communication and collaboration with our local and international team members, our staff has the unique opportunity to add a global perspective to all of our endeavors.

Do Work that Matters

At Techworld, we are passionate about helping people.
We provide international corporations and institutions with the language resources they need in order to successfully expand on a global scale. By taking a diagnostic approach, we are better able to provide communication solutions that allow an organization’s message to be relayed across any language or cultural boundary. It is our goal to promote communication in all its forms and across any plane.

Current Openings

Account Executive

The Techworld Account Executive is responsible for generating and maintaining an assigned portion of the company’s revenue through sales, service, administration and teamwork activities, focusing primarily on Fortune 1,000 businesses, while growing personally and professionally to contribute to the future well-being of the company as well as the individual.

 

A Day In The Life

Consultative Sales: Establish and maintain good customer relations, with both current and potential new clients, in order to connect their business needs with Techworld’s language solution. Continue to reach or exceed assigned sales goals.
Administration: Maintain account records, prospecting lists, customer relationship management and other informational databases and provide detailed handoff information to the Project Management team.
Teamwork: Provide information and support for fellow employees and contractors in the servicing of account and company requirements.
Communication: Show enthusiasm toward prospecting through cold calls, as well as excellent verbal and written communication with prospects, customers, vendors, and the internal team.
Self-Development: Maintain an active schedule of self-improvement activities for continuous personal and professional development, including self-education and training, involvement in professional associations, and participation in company training.

 

What We Need From You

• Near-native or native English proficiency
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
• Ability to recognize opportunities, offer creative solutions for mutual gain, and create “win-win” outcomes
• Proven business communication skills, including listening, questioning, overcoming objections, and advocating solutions based on needs
• Dedication to providing the highest level of customer service
• Solid computer skills, including full command of MS Office programs
• A darn good sense of humor

 

What You’ll Get From Us

• Enthusiastic, highly autonomous and collaborative environment
• Competitive compensation package (base plus commission)
• Employer matching contribution to IRA
• Employer paid contribution toward student loan debt
• Flextime schedule
• Dog friendly work environment
• Opportunities for personal and professional growth
• One-to-one paid training

Project Coordinator Intern

Techworld is the premier language and cultural agency in the Midwest, having been in business for over 34 years. As a growing business, we are investing in sharp new team members to contribute to the success of our company. If you have energy and drive, then our team, training programs, and hands-on experience will enable you to learn valuable technical and business skills. If you have exceptional eye for details, strong communication skills, can adapt to new situations, and are looking for a chance to showcase your abilities, then this may be your ideal opportunity.

 

A Day In The Life

Proofreading: Use style guides and checklists to review all documents and ensure each project meets the quality requirements before delivery. Verify copy and layouts are correct in terms of typeface, font size, style, spacing and formatting. Correct anymechanical errors.
Recruiting: Recruit new linguists and instructors. Conduct phone or live interviews, track potential candidates, review credentials. Meet requirements on-time and within budget.
Organization: Assist with keeping electronic file structure and paperwork organized. Print and distribute resource paperwork, submit invoices/folders, traffic files and projects.
Project Management: Alongside Project Managers, create new projects, prepare files for translation, communicate with resources and clients, and prepare files for delivery.
Communication: Maintain open, active communication with the Project Management Team.
Problem Solving: Identify, analyze, resolve, and prevent problems as they arise.
Phone Support: Answer occasional in-bound calls and transfer to appropriate employee.
Other: Other duties as assigned.

 

What We Need From You

• Near-native or native English proficiency
• Entrepreneurial, self-motivated, professional, a fast learner
• High level of attention to detail
• Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal
• Organization, prioritization, and multi-tasking skills
• Computer skills: proficient in Microsoft Office, familiarity with Adobe software preferred
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Ability to focus while working on multiple projects at once in a fast-paced environment
• Strong customer service orientation

 

Things That Make You Stand Apart

• Experience or familiarity with the proofreading process
• Interest and experience in foreign languages and cultures
• Study abroad or experience with international business
• Personable, outgoing, and open-minded
• Entrepreneurial, self-motivated, professional, quick learning
• A darn good sense of humor

 

What You’ll Get From Us

• Enthusiastic, highly autonomous and collaborative environment
• Competitive compensation package
• Dog friendly work environment
• Opportunities for personal and professional growth
• One-to-one paid training

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