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French Speakers Needed for Large Transcription Project - 100s of Audio Hours

Job posted at: Dec 19, 2019 12:57 GMT   (GMT: Dec 19, 2019 12:57)

Job type: Potential Job
Services required: Translation, Checking/editing, Transcription


Languages: English to French, French, French to English

Job description:

French Speakers Needed for Large Transcription Project - 100s of Audio Hours

We are currently looking for people fluent in French for a large transcription project. No previous experience in transcription is required, only motivation, attention to detail and good orthography.

The project involves listening to audio and typing out what is said while following a set of guidelines and using a simple piece of software.

The audio consists of everyday, non-technical podcasts, programs and talk shows on a variety of subjects.

More information about the project is detailed here: [HIDDEN]

Transcription is quoted as a rate per “audio hour.” Please note that an “audio hour” is defined as 60 recorded minutes of audio transcribed into the requested format.

Also note that it takes, on average, an experienced transcriptionist at least 3 real work hours to transcribe one audio hour and it may take even longer for beginners so please don't confuse the two if you are new to transcription.

Please take a look at the project page, get a feel for the requirements and contact us at: [HIDDEN]

Please include your proposed rate per "audio hour" in USD. We will not know the number of speakers or other details about the audio so please bear in mind these details will vary. The audio will all be clear .wav format. The output should be .trs format properly encoded in UTF-8.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Poster country: United States

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Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
Subject field: General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Quoting deadline: Apr 15, 2020 05:00 GMT
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Contact person title: Project Manager




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