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Audio Transcriber/ Typist in Exeter, UK

Job posted at: Sep 19, 2019 09:32 GMT   (GMT: Sep 19, 2019 09:32)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Service required: Transcription


Languages: English

Job description:

Appen is a global leader in the development of high-quality, human annotated datasets for machine learning and artificial intelligence. With over 20 years of experience, expertise in more than 180 languages, and access to a global crowd of over 400,000, Appen partners with leading technology companies to enhance their machine learning-based products.



We are currently looking for Audio Transcribers who are enthusiastic, reliable, and talented to join our friendly team in Exeter, Devon office.


Tasks:

To transcribe multi-speaker digitally-recorded audio and visual interviews, meetings and other types of recordings
To complete legal, business and financial transcriptions for wide variety of customers including government agencies, police forces and universities

Requirements:

Experience in transcription would be highly advantageous, but is not essential as full training is provided
Good understanding of the terminology used in these industries is highly desirable
Ability to type at least 60 words per minute or above
Exceptionally high command of the English language and the ability to understand a variety of accents and dialects
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word
Flexible, with a positive attitude and willing to embrace change
Have an eye for detail and accuracy and able to research and verify information contained within the audio
Able to work to speed and meet accuracy expectations
Have good general knowledge
Able to pass required security clearance
Able to start ASAP

What we offer:

Job Type: Full-time (40 hours/ week)
Employment: Permanent contract
Work Location: Exeter, Devon
Full training and the opportunity to join a highly successful global business
28 days of holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) within first year of service, after completion of second year of service this will increase to 30 days

Application link: [HIDDEN]

We take pride in our diverse team and our flexible work opportunities, and as a publicly traded company our efforts has earned us 1st place in the FlexJobs Top 100 Companies index. Deloitte also recognized Appen as the winner of the 2017 Asia Pacific Technology Fast 500 and the Technology Fast 50 Australia awards.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

Poster country: Philippines

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 24 hours
Subject field: Law (general)
Quoting deadline: Dec 20, 2019 00:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Dec 30, 2019 00:00 GMT
Additional requirements:
Typing speed: At least 60 words per minute
Stay in country: 5 years stay in the UK

About the outsourcer:
This job was posted by a ProZ.com Business Enterprise member with a Blue Board record with a "likelihood of working again" average rating of 4.5 out of 5

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