Translation project manager (FR>EN)

Lucilab is seeking a FR > EN translation project manager with experience in scientific popularization and a strong interest in the promotion of healthy lifestyle habits.

In this cross-functional position, the selected individual will be responsible for managing the translation, revision, integration, and indexing of various content, as well as contributing to the development of a long-term bilingual content strategy. They will work closely with internal team members and external partners on a daily basis.


Full time

Workplace :

Open space office located in the Mile-End, with possibility of remote work.

General responsibilities

  1. Compile translation requirements from internal teams (Research & Intervention, Marketing, and Product) and effectively manage the translation process with the external company and graphic designer.
  2. Translate various French content into English on demand, making sure to consider cultural adaptation requirements and to use reliable external English-language resources.
  3. Carry out the revision and quality control of externally translated English texts.
  4. Manage and index documents in our translation tool and create terminology records to ensure consistency and uniformity.
  5. Manage documents and integrate translated content into content management systems (CMS).
  6. Contribute to the development of a bilingual content strategy for use across Canada.
  7. Participate in content evaluation activities (relevance, usage, and benefits) and integrate the findings to support continuous improvement.

Required skills, experience, and qualifications*

*Any other relevant combination of skills, education, and experience will also be considered.
  • University education in translation, writing, journalism, or communication
  • 5 to 10 years of experience in translation and revision (FR > EN) in the fields of health or science
  • Perfect command of written French and English
  • Solid knowledge of translation tools
  • Proven project management skills
  • Good sense of organization and priorities, spirit of initiative, attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines
  • Experience writing or translating content for a pan-Canadian audience (asset)
  • Experience working with a content management system (CMS) (asset)
  • Accredited or in the process of becoming accredited with OTTIAQ or another professional association (asset)

Desired personal qualities

We are seeking someone with the following qualities:
  • Team spirit: You work well with others and establish trusting relationships that are respectful, fair, and constructive.
  • Flexibility: You’re able to use your experience and knowledge to solve problems and support continuous improvement.
  • Adaptability: You’re able to work in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Empathy: You have strong communication and listening skills.
  • Sense of cooperation: You want to contribute to the common good by supporting others and helping them succeed and grow.
  • Openness: You’re intellectually curious and open-minded; you value other perspectives and encourage creativity.

Working at Lucilab

  • Put your talent to work for a good cause while enjoying a competitive salary and excellent benefits.
  • Enjoy a work environment that supports work-life balance, including a flexible schedule and remote work policy.
  • Participate in an innovative project that combines scientific research and technological development.
  • Be part of an open and inclusive company culture, where social events are held regularly to bond and decompress with colleagues.

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