Thanks for your interest in typing and transcription with The Student Business Services Group! This position is ideal for students who possess an entrepreneurial spirit and wish to join a fast growing and prosperous company as a partner and owner. All Partners participate in management where you will have the opportunity to create policy and processes. We offer productivity-based compensation, profit sharing opportunities, the most flexible scheduling process you will find anywhere, and management responsibilities. This is NOT a seasonal or temporary job. Rather, you will be an owner and partner. We are seeking only those who wish to maintain this position for an extended period of time.
This position requires that you create accurate transcripts from the audio and video files that originate in the Financial Service, Film, Entertainment and Broadcast industries.
It is critical that you possess, and understand, the importance of the following
Typing Speed : In order to test yourself please go to www.typingtest.com
and take the three minute test. You will enter the results of this test later in
this questionnaire. All interested parties will be required to perform follow-up
tests at our office to verify the accuracy of stated results.
Ideal applicants will TOUCH TYPE accurately at a rate that is at, or above, 65 words
per minute. If your current typing speed is between 55-65 wpm, we will accept your
application and assess your suitability for the position after follow-up testing
in our office.
English Skills : You must possess native language (English) skills.
Excellent Grammar: You must possess excellent spelling and grammar
skills, and know the difference between homophones (eg. there, their and they're).
You must also have the ability to understand the syntax, and context
of specific words and phrases in relation to an overall dictation.
Attention to Detail: Your transcriptions will ALWAYS need to
be as accurate as possible, and you must maintain this accuracy for the duration
of your scheduled shift.
Availability : We require a minimum work schedule of 16 hours per week with
the exception of approved time off requests, which must be entered in advance. Because
of reduced office hours for the Sarasota facility, we may consider applicants who can work at least 12 hours a week.
In order to provide all of our members with unmatched scheduling flexibility, everyone
must strictly adhere to our scheduling policies. This allows us to grant short ,
and extended time off requests, such as for holidays, term breaks from school, and
other special events.