TRT World
Deputy Programme Editor
Output - Istanbul, Turkey - Full Time
We are now hiring for a Deputy Programme Editor in Istanbul.


The Deputy Programme Editor plays a pivotal role in coordinating and overseeing the news bulletins. Responsible for making sure the team delivers the necessary output for television.


  • Highly organized with strong editorial understanding.

  • Assists the Programme Editor in compiling the news bulletin.

  • Works as part of a team to assign and check stories and straps for accuracy, quality of pictures and adherence to TRT World's >

  • Pitches story ideas and suggests new ways to tell stories to an international audience.


  • Excellent journalist and organizer, with a strong eye for detail.

  • Ability to edit videos.

  • Strong problem-solving abilities as well as the ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines.

  • Excellent written and spoken English, in particular, the ability to edit/rewrite stories quickly.

  • Ready to work in shifts in a 24-hour news environment.

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in broadcast journalism.

  • Previous experience of working in an international newsroom is a plus.

  • Bachelors in journalism or other disciplines.