Storytel is one of the world’s leading audiobook and eBook streaming services and we offer unlimited listening to consumers in 25+ markets. Our vision is to make the world a more empathetic place with great stories to be shared and enjoyed by anyone, anywhere, anytime. One of our markets is the MENA region with focus on Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Egypt and we’re now looking for a Content Curation Manager.
About the role
As the Content Curation Manager you will be responsible for making sure our content (audiobooks) are made available and presented to our users in the best way possible. The goal is to inspire our users to listen and explore new content. The role requires autonomy, initiative, creativity, organization and data literacy.
You are responsible for all the content appearing on the app, including the curation strategy in collaboration with our Publishing and Marketing teams. You will be required to coordinate with Publishing to deploy the release plan on time, and with Marketing to align with the general strategy. You will be provided with tools that enable you to assess the success of the curation strategy, and analytical skills will be required for you to ask the right questions, test them, and draw conclusions.
You will work closely with the local Storytel MENA team and the global Content and Curation teams to help our users find content that suits them and grow the market.
About the team
You will be a part of a small and entrepreneurial team of passionate employees. You will work closely and get support from the Global Curation and Content Management functions to exchange best practices and be a part of the Storytel family – with colleagues in 25+ markets across the world.
At Storytel we are a team even though our responsibilities differ. We help each other with all kinds of tasks, big and small – and we, of course, expect this from you as well.
To be successful in this role we believe that you have the following skills
- Educational background at a bachelor level is minimum.
- Fluent or on a professional level in Arabic and English is a requirement, both written and spoken
- Strong analytical skills and eager to dig deep into the data to get answers and solve problems.
- Comfortable with basic data analysis and understanding of running A/B tests.
- Organized with an experience to coordinate across teams.
To thrive in this role, we believe that you are a strong generalist and like to work independently and proactively and take full ownership of your tasks and projects. Changes in processes and tools is something you are not afraid of. We also believe that you are passionate for content and/or curious and eager to learn (books; audiobooks; podcasts; music; film; etc.). Since the team today are located in several location, it’s important that you are comfortable to work with remote teams.
What we offer
Storytel offers a friendly, entrepreneurial and fast-moving work environment where new ideas and creativity are welcomed. We like doing things in new ways and questioning old methods. The Storytel culture - characterized by being welcoming and helpful - is important to us. We don’t believe in hierarchy and micromanagement; we highly believe in giving responsibility and having people grow alongside it. And of course - you get unlimited listening to audio and eBooks from our service!
Does this sound like you? If you feel like Storytel is a place where you could thrive, then submit your application in English and we will contact you as soon as possible!
The role is full time, based in our office in Cairo. The Storytel headquarters is situated in the center of Stockholm, Sweden. If you like to read more about us please have a look at www.storytel.com.