Category Archives: Job offer

Pronunciation Advisor/ Linguist

BBC ~ London

Job Introduction
The BBC Pronunciation Research Unit provides advice on the pronunciation of names, words and phrases in any language required by anybody in the BBC. The Unit is staffed by Pronunciation Linguists who carry out research and communicate advice to broadcasters. The Pronunciation Research Unit is part of BBC Editorial Policy and Standards. We are recruiting for a Linguist (phonetician/phonologist) to join our team based in London, on a twelve month contract.

Main Responsibilities
The role of a Pronunciation Linguist is to carry out linguistic research and deliver advice on pronunciation in all languages to BBC programme makers, ensuring that pronunciations in BBC broadcasts are accurate and anglicised/standardised in a consistent manner, appropriate to the context. You will receive and manage requests for advice, assessing users’ needs, prioritising work and carrying out rigorous research, in line with established practices. You will also review pronunciation-specific audience feedback and, on request, help formulate responses for Complaints teams, Senior Management or the BBC Board.

Click here for further details.

Copywriter / Editorial Assistant fluent in Spanish and English

Job Offer

London

NOTE: looking for people who can speak and write Spanish at the native level; and have editorial / copywriting work experience of 1+ years in Spanish

We built DICE for fans. We’ve gone from being a tiny six-person company in London to a 90+ person (and growing) company that is now launching around the world.
DICE is obsessed with design and technology and on a mission to be the world’s best platform to discover and buy tickets to amazing live experiences. The best artists all work closely with us to make sure their tickets go to their fans, not scalpers or touts.
Editorial and in particular written word has always been a key way DICE has positioned and communicated our brand. The position of Editorial Assistant is key as we grow our editorial team and ready our expansion to Spain.

BENEFITS
——–

  • Competitive salary
  • Unlimited holiday
  • Private Healthcare
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing programmes
  • DICE Development Programme
  • DICE credit to spend on gigs
  • Regular socials
  • Free breakfast…

Click here for further details

See also: Translation Project Coordinator (Internship) in Madrid