Audio Transcriber

Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Salary starts at £16,500 + incentives based on accuracy/targets
16 Aug 2018
07 Oct 2018
Administration, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Audio Transcribers – Birmingham

About us:

Auscript is one of the world’s leading providers of court recording and transcription services, with close to 100 years’ experience in the industry and nine offices throughout Australia and the UK. We're part of a fast-growing, global group of companies, known for its innovative solutions that are driving digital transformation in the justice system.

Since 1921 our team has significantly expanded, yet we still put quality service at the heart of everything we do, and our people are our priority.

When you work for Auscript, you’ll be energised to find yourself among a skilled, enthusiastic team driven to do their best work. You’ll find meaning and purpose in your role – a feeling that’s hard to find in many jobs.

About the opportunity:

We opened our London office in April of 2017 and we are expanding our presence in the UK to Birmingham. We are looking for motivated individuals to join us on this journey!

Located in Central Birmingham - City Centre, we currently have multiple opportunities for permanent full time Audio Transcribers who are dedicated and enjoy working in a fast paced, high-performance environment.

In this role, you will be responsible for transcribing digital audio from a variety of interesting legal matters, including court proceedings, as well as a wide selection of work from private clients. Office hours are Monday to Friday. Start and finish time may vary, depending on our client's needs, therefore, flexibility is required.

About you:

To be successful in this role, you must possess the skills and attributes outlined below:

  • A typing speed of no less than 80 wpm
  • An accuracy rate of 98.25%
  • Excellent knowledge of the English language, with particular emphasis on spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Effective listening and concentration skills
  • Excellent time management skills with ability to work within deadlines
  • A motivated and dedicated approach to work

Previous audio transcription experience will be highly regarded, whether legal, medical or administrative, however, training will be provided to the successful candidates. Security cleared candidates are also encouraged to apply. Competitive remuneration available, directly linked to performance, therefore you must be capable of producing high quality work consistently.

Next Steps:

If you take pride in doing fast, accurate, quality work and have an interest in the legal industry please apply today with your resume and cover letter.

Due to the nature of our work, employees are required to complete, at a minimum, a BPSS/DBS Check. Employees may be required to complete high level security clearances, which may involve providing private and confidential information to the relevant security agency.