The News Lab is a global team within the Google News Initiative whose mission is to collaborate with journalists and entrepreneurs to drive innovation in news. Offering partnerships and training, we bring the best of Google technology to help journalists develop the digital skills required for the future newsroom. A global ‘centre of excellence’ building authentic newsroom relationships, working with academics, journalists, and nonprofits to address key challenges. Our mission is to craft partnerships with journalists to accelerate their digital transformation, manage misinformation, and build a sustainable and equitable future for media
As the News and Information Credibility Lead for the Google News Initiative, you will be responsible for leading, managing and originating partnerships for Google’s trust and credibility products, whilst driving our external engagement with the broader information ecosystem globally.
You’ll effectively deliver industry partnerships, display internationally sourced thought leadership and coordinate with other platforms and coalitions. You’ll build the next iteration of Google’s partnerships and programs in the field of mis- and dis -information, fact checking and media literacy. This will require working in lock step with a cross-functional team across product management, policy, trust and safety, communications, marketing and more to ensure that we have a coordinated strategy for elevating quality journalism.
Google’s Global Partnerships team powers extraordinary user experiences through partnerships that solve users’ needs, advance our partners’ goals, and further Google’s mission. Our team provides meaningful solutions — from helping publishers and developers grow their businesses through monetization solutions, to helping our long-term partners anticipate and navigate change in a way that delivers economic and reputational value. We build and distribute products through partnerships across a multitude of product areas, including Ads, Search & Assistant, Geo, Platforms & Ecosystems, Devices & Services, Health, Retail, Payments, Next Billion Users, and more. We collaborate across Google, ensuring a coordinated approach when engaging with our most complex and strategic partners.
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