German Language Transcriber – Hip Hop Specialist for Music Industry

RWS Moravia | Cork | Ireland | Full-Time

Status: Fixed–term contract – Full-time position


As a German Hip Hop Transcriber, you will be responsible for hearing, transcribing and checking the linguistic quality of songs in German language.

RWS Moravia is currently looking for candidates with linguistic background to transcribe song lyrics of a specific genre: Hip Hop.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Transcribers will work on songs in their native speaker fluency language
  • Ensure that deliverables are aligned verbatim with audio
  • Transcribe in compliance with style guides
  • Perform overall linguistic quality checking across transcriptions


  • Be eligible to work in Ireland
  • Have native speaker fluency in German language
  • Be willing to work onsite and on a full-time basis in Cork, Ireland

Desired Skills

  • Applicants must show proficiency in written and spoken English, with strong grammar skills
  • Ability to type quickly
  • Tech savvy; familiarity with common word processing or spreadsheet programs
  • Good listening skills; ability to understand and transcribe songs verbatim and without linguistic mistakes
  • Experience in editing, QA, data verification (preferred)
  • Experience working with style guides and/or glossaries (preferred)
  • Transcription experience (preferred)
  • Experience working with Mac OS and iOS (preferred)

Online Application

To apply for this position online, please provide your contact information and then attach your CV/résumé and cover/motivational letter. Feel free to apply for as many opportunities for which you are qualified. If you do not find an appropriate job currently open, but feel you could contribute to Moravia in another capacity, you are welcome to apply as well. In that case, please specify the respective functional area of your interest.

Thank you, and we look forward to hearing from you!