Lead Editor - AI Training Projects at Toloka, Remote, £Freelance Rate

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  • Feb 07, 2024

Contract Description

Freelance Lead Editor - AI Training Projects

 United Kingdom · 32 minutes ago
Remote Contract Mid-Senior level

The Role in Brief

If you're a professional who works with text, this is an exciting opportunity to use your writing, editing, technical and creative skills in a new and innovative way. Instead of thinking that AI will replace you, here you can help shape the future of AI


You will take charge of a team of part-time/flexible time data labeling editors. As this team is brand new, you will help build the team, its processes, and methods. You will provide training, support to the team, assign tasks and monitor the quality of the work carried out.


About Toloka

Toloka AI is a global tech company that offers end-to-end AI solutions based on the effective combination of Crowd+ML+Expert+Tech Platform. Our solutions are powered by the most diverse global crowd from 100+ countries speaking 40+ languages.


We bring together experts from all over the world to form our growing team of more than 260 people. Our team is globally distributed and works from several locations, including the USA, the Netherlands, Israel, Czech Republic, Serbia, and more.


Our products provide access to human-powered data and are used by leading tech companies including Samsung, AliExpress, Bestplace, Handl, JetBrains, Leroy Merlin, Naver Labs, Replika, Trivago and many more. Working at Toloka unlocks the door to being able to work on global projects and our commitment to personal and professional growth.



  • Lead a team of 10-15 expert data labelers, managing the quality of their work and capacity planning.
  • Manage and improve the team’s work. Focus on continuous improvement of quality and efficiency.
  • Review the team’s editing and provide meaningful feedback to develop the knowledge and understanding of the team.
  • Select, onboard and train new team members.
  • Build effective team communication and find ways to maintain their motivation and engagement.
  • Be ready to do be ‘hands on’ completing text-based tasks such as labeling, ranking, auditing, and correct texts (including machine learning data)


Key Skills and Attributes

  • Extensive Experience editing text, ideally with experience in different topics and industries.
  • Excellent English language, if you have studied and/or achieved certifications in English it would be a plus point.
  • Team Management Skills: readiness to guide and teach, hire and replace editors, monitor overall productivity.
  • Willingness to create your own content and articles, be a visible presence online.
  • Plus Point – Interest/Experience in the Machine Learning space.