Audio Transcriber / Audio Typist (In-office) - Exeter, UK

Expiring today

Recruiter
Appen
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
A good entry-level opportunity for people living in Exeter!
Posted
17 Sep 2019
Closes
15 Oct 2019
Ref
4578
Clearance Level
DV, SC
Job Type
Permanent

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.


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
  • £17576 per annum and attractive uncapped production bonus scheme
  • 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 process: Upon completed registration, candidates need to take the qualification test to be given by the recruitment team. 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.

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