This person will manage a small team of German language editors and voice over talent to produce 24 German language audiobooks from now until March, with potential for more work beyond that. They will assist in casting VO talent, troubleshoot audio issues as they arise, manage the recording, editing, cleaning, and proofing of audiobooks (while proofing some themselves as needed/available), and format final audio to client specs.
Native German 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
Lives in the U.S.
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 “German-Speaking PM/Audio Editor Opportunity” in the subject of your email.
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