Transcribers Wanted For Contract Work From Home

February 12th, 2013

Focus Forward Transcription is looking for transcribers to work from home.

This is a virtual independent contractor position. Candidates must be available to transcribe at least 3 hours of sound a week. You must have excellent grasp of grammar and punctuation.

Sound file lengths range from 30 minutes to 2+ hours. Compensation is $10 per 15 minutes of sound transcribed.

This position is open to US-based applicants only.


  • Transcription experience
  • Available to transcribe at least 3 hours of sound per week
  • Broadband internet access
  • Excellent grammar and punctuation


  • Familiarity with accessing an FTP site
  • Previous experience with Express Scribe transcription software

To apply go to and follow the instructions below:

  1. Click the Join Our Team in the top orange bar.
  2. Click Apply Here to apply for the appropriate position: English-Language or Spanish-Language Transcriber.
  3. Read the instructions and information on this page carefully.
  4. Follow steps 1 through 4, detailed at the bottom of the Transcribing Applicant Portal page.
  5. Following the link in Step 4 on the Transcribing Applicant Portal page, you will be able to download the test audio file (Step 4-1) and then submit your information and test transcript (Step 4-2).

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