Planning Producer



We are now hiring for a Planning Producer in Istanbul.


The Planning Producer is a member of the team which generates future story ideas and assignments

for TRT World.  You will have a highly developed knowledge of international news and along with

other planning team colleagues you will generate ideas, maintain forward diaries and develop

contacts with relevant organisations and guests. You will also be expected to brief other journalists

and organise filming assignments and logistics. 



 Generate research and develop story ideas.

 Be a respected member of the planning team

 Assist in finding case studies, briefing the news editor on logistical issues.

 Prepare and supervise diary entries, gather news information, source guests and filming and

online opportunities.

 Liaise with reporters to help them develop broadcast packages and digital content.

 Book guests.

 Manage relevant permissions and clearances for filming.

 Other newsroom duties in newsgathering or output as required by 24-hour news cycle

 May be required to work on location on big news stories.


 Significant experience of working in the news media industry.

 Extensive existing contacts with news sources.

 Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

 Attention to detail.

 Ability to manage workload, set priorities and lead others.

 Self-starting and ability to think laterally.

 Problem solver.

 Fluent in both written and spoken English.

 Minimum 4 years experience.