This person will listen to audiobooks and e-learning audio in French, ensuring the audio is correct and accurate to the text, making notes of inaccuracies for the VO talent to re-record. They will also simultaneously edit the audio as needed, cleaning any distracting breaths and/or background noises, cutting/pasting room tone to create necessary spacing, and splicing corrections, recorded later, seamlessly into the original audio.
Native French speaker, passable English
Experience with audio editing
Interest in/proficiency with grammar, pronunciation, language in general as you will be asked to confirm pronunciations of names/places/historical figures/scientific words, identify typos in text, etc.
A good ear and the ability to focus for several hours a time
Meticulous attention to detail
Ability to work from home (personal computer, decent headphones, internet connection)
Proficiency with Adobe Audition
To pursue this opportunity:
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief introduction, your resume including relevant experience, and your current and future availability, with “French-Speaking Audio Editor Opportunity” in the subject of your email.
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