Associate Content Writer – Telugu/ Tamil/ Kannada/ Malayalam / Hindi

Opera, a well-known international company with a glorious history, is creating a new content business - Opera News. We invite you to join our growing team to serve quality contents to hundreds of millions of users!

We are seeking a hard-working, detail-oriented and experienced Content Writer for Opera News.

This position is full-time and will be based in Noida, India. The ideal candidate will have a passion for news and digital content. A background in the digital media is a must.

The Content Writer will deliver relevant, personalized news & content, as well as help our users discover new style of content. The candidate is also expected to have a wide experience in social media network, a strong news sense, knowledge of traditional and new media journalism, have passion for apps and be a self-starter.

Opera offers a positive, fun and international work atmosphere where you can make a difference! This is your chance to shape the future of our products and brand – join us at the heart of all things Opera.

Location: Noida, India

Experience: 0-3 years

One has to be proficient (both speaking and writing) in at least one of the languages below Telugu/ Tamil/ Kannada/ Malayalam / Hindi

Responsibilities

  1. Creating New Headlines & Titles for Trending Topics

  2. Responsible for the overall progress of the language in terms of content operation

  3. Exploring content trends by regular research and analysis.

  4. Writing/Editing Latest Articles For The App

  5. Making Sure the Articles are best according to the Opera Standards

  6. Consistently brainstorming and collaborating with the team for new ideas and strategies.
  7. Understand the local contents and curate the best local content for our app

  8. Creating concise, eye-catching, and innovative headlines.

  9. Track the latest news and make sure the hottest news and topics are added.
  10. Track, understand and categorize different news sources.

  11. Skill for rewriting long headlines in to shorter format for hand held devices.

  12. Push breaking news and trending topics in all Opera's news products.

  13. He / She must have the ability to analyse and summarize a project's progress.

  14. Work across Opera teams and offices to support companywide projects and initiatives.



REQUIREMENTS

  1. Bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, Literature or related field

  2. Passion and knowledge for news and mobile apps.

  3. Minimum 1 years’ experience in online media.

  4. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.

  5. Experience with CMS; advanced editing skills.

  6. Ability to adjust rapidly to shifting deadlines and priorities.

  7. Excellent written and oral communication skills in English

  8. Data analysis skills.

  9. Ability to multi-task while remaining detail-oriented under pressure.

  10. Work closely with engineers to provide feedback for machine learning.

  11. Excellent time management skills.

  12. Ability to work flexible hours can accept to work on night shift or weekend