Digital Craft Editor - Documentaries

Location: Istanbul

A Digital Content Video Editor's primary responsibility is the editing of raw, pre-recorded material (video, audio and graphics) into a finished product suitable for distribution on digital platforms.The Video Editor will work across TRT World's digital operations, as required, and will usually work within a specific team.


  • Make sound judgments to select the appropriate audio and visual selection.

  • Edit raw field material provided by producers.

  • Ensure all items make their completion deadline.


  • Fast, adaptable non-linear editing skills.

  • Excellent sense of pace and timing.

  • Ability to visualise the written word and express it in pictures and sound to achieve the journalists' vision.

  • Should have comprehensive operational knowledge of editing software and hardware, knowledge of general systems, practices and standards within a wider news/operational environment.

  • Creative editing, organisational and multitasking abilities desired.


  • Relevant qualifications of practical experience.

  • At least 3 years experience in a similar role.

  • A proven track record of success.