Curator – Ghana, Twitter

Curator – Ghana, Twitter

Role Responsibilities/ Responsabilités du rôle

Curator – Ghana

The Position

Company Description

Twitter’s mission is to serve the public conversation, and it’s essential – for the world and for Twitter – to increase the number of people who feel comfortable participating in it. In line with our growth strategy, we’re excited to announce that we are now actively filling roles in Ghana. Our teams must be more immersed in the rich and vibrant communities that drive the conversations taking place every day across Africa, and we can only do this by engaging local teams and tapping into their expertise and exceptional talent.

Who we are?

Our Curation team is on a mission to better facilitate this through the curation of the best, most relevant, and timely content that reaches, engages and delights one of the largest daily audiences in the world.

The Curation team contextualizes content related to topics of interest including misinformation, politics, breaking global news, entertainment and sports, and we’re looking for a skilled Curator to help us identify the best Tweets, photos, and videos in real-time around those topics in Ghana.

Who you are?

The ideal candidate for this role should have a deep, non-partisan, understanding of Ghanian news and politics. They should feel comfortable fact-checking content related to politics, medical science or local news. They must also be capable of quickly and accurately identifying the best Twitter content across multiple verticals including News, Sports and Entertainment. In addition to curation, members of this team work collaboratively and are encouraged to support curation and projects of other verticals.

While this role is primarily focused on English content, but working proficiency in Twi is also important.

This role is based in Accra, Ghana and focused on Ghana and Nigeria. You may need to work weekends.

Core skills:

Identifying the best Twitter content related to local news and/or global conversations

Effective verbal and written communication. Can present to broader team on specific projects

A basic understanding of “content quality” and the data and Curation Standards by which we might judge and measure that within a product surface

Is able to prioritize work effectively, under deadline

Is capable of, and receptive to, giving and receiving constructive feedback

Responsibilities:

Curate live updates around various topics and events across civic integrity, local news, misinformation, entertainment and sports for Twitter customers

Weave together stories from sequences of Tweets

Identify events and emerging trends on Twitter that will drive unique content experiences

Work cross-collaboratively with teammates and internal stakeholders to create strategies for key events in West Africa time zone

Company Description

Twitter is what’s happening and what people are talking about right now. For us, life’s not about a job; it’s about purpose. We believe real change starts with a conversation. Here, your voice matters. Come as you are and together we’ll do what’s right (not what’s easy) to serve the public conversation.

Additional Information

A few other things we value:

Challenge – We solve some of the industry’s most challenging problems. Come to be challenged, learn, and thrive as an engineer.

Diversity – Diversity makes us a better organization and team. We value diverse backgrounds, ideas, and experiences.

Work, Life, Balance – We work hard, but we believe with hard work should come balance.

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.

San Francisco applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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