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Job Announcement: Appen Butler Hill

French; German; General Linguistics: Translator, Appen Butler Hill, Munich, Germany

Employer: Appen Butler Hill

Job Location: Munich, Germany
Title: Linguistic Voice Coach - French
Rank: Translator
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Language Specialty: French
LL Issue: 24.390
Date Submitted: 21-Jan-2013
Job Description: Position Summary:
Voice Coach for French or German language on-site in Acoustic Studio to monitor the quality of the voice recordings performed by a Voice Talent.

Key Responsibilities:
- Coaching of voice talents in recording studio
- 5 days/week, 4-5 hours/day
- Contract Position
- 13 weeks

Summary of Experience:
- Linguists with background in phonetics
- B.A. in linguistics
- Native or near-native speakers of either French or German
- Excellent knowledge of target language phonetics and phonology
- “Coach” personality (voice talent coaching)
- In-studio experience a plus

Location: Munich, Germany

Start date: January 22nd, 2013

Additional information regarding project will be shared with qualified candidates.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application URL: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH05/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=BUTLERHILL&cws=4&rid=441
Contact Information: Melody  Mackey
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