Arabic Curator and Editor (Children's Literature)

Egypt Part time Content Translation & Localization In-office

We are looking to hire an Arabic Curator and Editor to join us in our journey to educate the world and instill a love of reading among children and youth. The successful candidate shall be responsible for curating and reviewing Arabic literary fiction for children.


  • Finding and selecting books and stories targeting children and young readers that match our editorial and publishing policy and communicating with the publishing houses to acquire them
  • Curating and evaluating fiction books from the public domain and presenting the books to specialists for counselling and evaluation
  • Adjusting a curated library according to feedback based on text analysis and readability metrics
  • Revising books information pages and writing blurbs and abstracts
  • Categorizing books by age group and grade and coordinating with internal teams to ensure quality and adherence to category standards
  • Working with illustrators and graphic designers to come up with illustrations most fitting with the text


  • Bachelor's degree in literature or humanities or any relevant field
  • Excellent command of both English and Arabic, with good writing skills
  • 1+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Experience curating and editing content for children and young readers


  • Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude
  • Quality oriented
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong creative and critical thinking skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Highly organized and self-motivated
  • High interest in children's literature