SPEECH AND LANGUAGE ANNOTATOR 31323 1

Adecco is currently assisting a partnering client in their search to fill a French Speech and Language Annotator (Virtual) Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

 
LOCATION: Virtual but needs to support east coast operations, must be on EST
SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday 9 am - 6pm or 8 am - 5pm
DURATION: 3 month contract w/ possible conversion to full-time
PAY: $18 / hour
 
Job Summary:
 
Seeking a Data Associate to join the team and cover for a leave of absence. This role focuses on speech and language data, primarily in the areas of transcription, text annotation, and general data analysis deliverables.
 
The Associate must be capable of:
 
Transcribing and annotating high priority deliverables Delivering high quality under aggressive deadlines Translating established guidelines into daily work practices Working autonomously with minimum direction Handling unique data analysis requests from a range of data customers Contributing to process improvements to reduce handling time and improve output
 
In addition, the Data Associate will need to quickly understand changes to conventions deployed in response to customers’ requests and change workflows accordingly. The Associate should be able to contribute to improvements in the software tools by identifying bugs and suggesting enhancements.
 
The Data Associate must have a passion for data, efficiency, and accuracy as well as:

Show proactive behavior in addressing issues and problems Excellent communication, strong organizational skills, and very detail-oriented Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment Willingness to support several projects at one time, and to accept re-prioritization as necessary Ability to keep up with changing project conventions and new projects
 
REQUIRED SKILLS:
 
Proficiency in Canadian French, both verbal and written skills Experience working with speech from various dialects and accents Able to work with audio content (wearing headsets) for a portion of the day. French assessment will be given to determine proficiency.
 
PREFERRED SKILLS

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field, such as Linguistics, Communications, or other language or data-related disciplines Experience working with speech or language data, including experience with transcription, annotation, and other forms of data markup Interest in semantics and related areas Practical knowledge of data processing needs and trade-offs autonomously with minimum direction.
 
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
 

  • High School diploma/GED
  • Excellent English skills. All candidates must be native English speakers
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to type 50 wpm
  • Communication skills and experience working with technical teams
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, highly collaborative, dynamic work environment
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Preferred Qualifications
  • Previous transcription experience is preferred
  • Previous annotation experience is preferred
  • Familiarity with languages other than English are preferred
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  • ***Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. We’re unable sponsor applicants with the following work visas:  H1B, H2B, E3, TN1**
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    RECRUITER: Once candidates have applied, resumes will be screened for review. I will reach out to you if are chosen for the next step in the application process. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to:
     
    Julie Bruce
    Email: julie.bruce@adeccona.com (preferred)
    Office: 631-844-7635
     
    IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume for review. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to www.adeccousa.com.
     
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