OBJECTIVE:

To transcribe audio presentations made for the monthly TPRF broadcast, the purpose of which is to update donors and volunteers about current activities/initiatives of TPRF

ANSWERS TO: The Broadcast Producer

DESCRIPTION:

Responsible for transcribing the broadcasts for various translation teams worldwide in order that the broadcast may be made available to many countries

TASKS:

• Upon receipt of audio recordings, transcribe and return to producer
(The audios are approximately 4 to10 minute segments)

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:

• Experience transcribing audio to text in English
• Excellent knowledge of correct and colloquial English
• Able to understand English spoken with foreign accents
• Able to work with deadlines

REQUIRED RESOURCES: Private computer, Microsoft Word (or compatible equivalent), Skype, long distance phone plan, high-speed Internet connection

TRAINING/BRIEFING PROVIDED:

Provided by producer via Skype; ongoing support from broadcast team

LOCATION: Virtual

TIME COMMITMENT:

Up to 20 hours per month

APPLICATION/SELECTION PROCESS:

Please send resume/CV and/or skills that indicate the ability to perform the role to volunteer@tprf.org. Applicants will be asked to transcribe a short audio segment