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Expert Transcript PROOFREADER & Editor
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Writing & Translation > Editing & Proofreading

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Mar 29, 2011

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  • Posted: Tue, Mar 29, 2011
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: Anywhere
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  • Start: Immediately
  • Hourly Rate: Less than $10 / hr
  • Hrs/wk: Not Sure | Duration: 14255 hrs
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  • U.S. freelancers must have W9
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Seeking a NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKING PROOFREADER specifically experienced in editing and proofing **TRANSCRIPTS** to audio. You can be new to Elance, but you *must* have experience in this area. This is a long-term proofing/editing position.

You will:

1. Use Express Scribe (or your transcription software of choice) to **optimize the audio volume/settings/etc.** to capture as much dialog as possible; then:

2. Proof either the entire transcript to audio, or just those portions that don't make logical/contextual sense (typically indicating a transcription error);

3. Research to resolve phonetic spellings and verify terminology (even if not marked as phonetic) for EVERY transcript; and

4. Lightly edit punctuation (and occasionally, but not usually grammar) along the way.

Please describe in detail the types of content you've *edited/proofed* (legal, business/marketing, IT, finance, medical, etc.), AS WELL AS your experience directly doing transcription, including length of consecutiv...

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Desired Skills
Proofreading, Transcription
Job ID: 23618155
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