Remote Focus Group Transcriptionists

Secretarial Enterprises - Columbus, TX

9 days agoContract

About Secretarial Enterprises:
20 Year old transcription company that services the market research industry

Job Responsibilities:
YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH TRANSCRIPTION SOFTWARE AND TRANSCRIBING FOCUS GROUPS TO APPLY! Transcribe 30 minutes to 2 hours worth of audio with a turnaround time of 24 hours. Must have excellent typing, audio/video software and foot pedal, proficient with word and excellent grammar/punctuation skills. Also must understand that you are a sub-contractor and responsible for your work product, so much have excellent proofing skills.


In order to apply to join our subcontractor team, you must:

  • hold professional typing experience and qualifications;
  • have significant digital audio transcription experience which includes interview and focus group transcription;
  • have a minimum typing speed of 70 wpm;
  • must have professional transcription software installed and be fully experienced with its use (it is also a requirement that you have a working foot pedal compatible with your transcription system unless you have significant experience with hotkeys, and you should have suitable ear-cupping headphones);
  • have above average spelling and punctuation;
  • have an excellent grasp of English grammar;
  • be a conscientious, reliable worker, with an eye for detail and deadline oriented; Turnaround time is 24 hrs.
  • Above average proofing skills and be able to accurately proofread your own work;
  • have regular daytime availability (Monday to Friday), in addition to any possible evenings and weekends;
  • have an up-to-date PC operating Windows XP or later, and Microsoft Word 2000 or later; and
  • have broadband access.

We regret that we are unable to consider your application if:

  • you do not have experience of interview and focus group transcription;
  • do not have audio digital transcription software such as EScribe or StartStop;
  • you are an overseas applicant;
  • are only available evening and weekends;
  • have no professional transcription experience; or
  • do not have a broadband internet connection.

Job Type: Contract


  • Windows: 1 year (Required)
  • Microsoft Access: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Typing: 1 year (Required)
  • Transcription: 1 year (Required)
  • Microsoft Word: 1 year (Required)

Contract Length:

  • Varies

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote