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The English Office needs students of Russian to edit subtitles

Edit the subtitles of the most popular Russian TV shows. You will receive Russian and English subtitles to popular Russian TV Series.

What we offer:

  • Work from home / campus.
  • Payment for each completed script.

What are you going to do

Check that the English translation of the subtitles for popular Russian TV series have been translated correctly. If not, correct any errors that you find.

Your job is to compare the English version to the Russian one, make sure that the translation is correct, then check that the grammar and punctuation is all fine, making corrections where neccessary.

  • Great way to learn about modern Russian culture before you you arrive on your exchange year, or to keep in touch with the culture after you return.
  • Lots of work available. Can be done part time at hours to suit you.

What we ask:

  • Currently on Undergraduate degree in Russian
  • Editing or proofreading is an advantage.
  • Fluency in Russian, able to read and understand the written language to a high level.
  • Ability to proofread text. This means that you can pay attention to the smallest details and spot missing commas, double spaces, spelling mistakes, incorrect capitalisation etc.
  • Ability to write English well! This is just as important as your Russian language skills. The finished result should be lively, interesting to read, adapted to being in the format of a subtitle (i.e. not excessively wordy) as well as accurately represent the original Russian.

Extra information

Education Level
University
Location
Nationwide
Working hours per week
1 - 32
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs, Evening Job
Salary indication
£10.00 per hour
Responsible for
Output of completed scripts in English
Type of Job
Technical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
Languages
Russian

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