Historical Italian and/or Historical Latin Transcriptionist

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Department: Short-Term Projects

Type: Temporary

Min. Experience: Experienced

Gengo is urgently seeking experienced Italian Archivists/Historians for a short-term transcription project. Start date ASAP, project is expected to continue through early-to-mid September.


Experience in transcribing historical Italian documents is a must (documents to be transcribed for this project date from the 16th century onwards).


In addition, we are also seeking individuals with strong Latin abilities and experience transcribing historical Latin documents.


A master’s degree or PhD in a relevant field is preferred, but not required.


Compensation is 22 USD/hour for Italian documents and ranges from 30-35 USD/hour for Latin documents based on level of experience.


Weekly workload is adjustable depending on candidate's availability -- up to 8 hours per day. Incentives available for candidates who are able to commit to weekly quotas, and for referral of other successful candidates.


This is a remote, part-time position. Candidates who successfully completion a test transcription will be invited to join the project. Please submit your CV and we will contact you via email with the test.

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