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Twitter Is Hiring an Editorial Associate in Sydney

Twitter Is Hiring an Editorial Associate in Sydney

Editorial Associates - Arabic Language (Contractor)

Media - Business Development | Sydney

About us

Twitter Moments connects users to the best of Twitter in an instant. It makes it easy for users to experience only-on Twitter conversations and get the most out of the platform, regardless of the accounts they follow or don’t. Moments is a part of Twitter’s Global Media team, which works directly with media companies and high-profile users across sports, politics, entertainment, music, and news to deliver the best content that reaches, engages, and delights the largest daily audience in the world.

We’re looking for a skilled curator of Twitter content, who is currently based in Sydney, to identify the best Arabic language content in Tweets, photos, Vines, and videos around the biggest real-world events and high profile opportunities. You will have a deep understanding of one or more mainstream content verticals such as News, Sports, Entertainment, etc. and has experience collecting Tweets around a theme in those areas.  You will use those skills to present unique content experiences in real-time to Twitter users. This position is full-time, on contract for at least six months.  You will need to be available to work nights and weekends and should be very familiar with the Arabic-speaking Twitter community.

Success in this role is measured by:

  • Identifying the best Twitter content around events or global conversations
  • Selecting the most engaging events and conversations on Twitter
  • Working efficiently under time pressure

Responsibilities:

  • Curate live streams of Twitter content across various topics for Moments
  • Weave stories from Tweets to craft compelling, narratively-driven Moments
  • Identify events and emerging trends on Twitter to drive unique content experiences
  • Provide feedback on use of internal tools

 Qualifications:

  • Work experience: 2+ years of experience working in journalism 
  • Deep knowledge of one or more content areas (News, Sports, Entertainment, Music, etc.)
  • Experience curating Tweets in real-time or for publishing
  • Extensive experience using Twitter — preferably as a reporting tool for a media publication
  • Experience with news gathering tools like Tweetdeck, Data mining for News, etc. is preferred
  • Education: BA/BS degree required
  • Language: Fluent Arabic
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