Department: Digital Strategy

Type of contract: Permanent - Full Time

Duty station: Istanbul, Turkey

TRT World believes in reaching our audiences on their preferred platforms through innovative formats that make us relatable to our community. Be it Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram or our website or mobile apps, we’re looking for a candidate who understands the importance of creating unique experiences exclusively for each platform.

The Role

The Deputy Strategist will work in the content innovation team tasked with developing new content concepts, ideas and techniques. He/She will participate in the thought process of new content ideas, work through testing the selected concepts, and pick the best for final implementation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce pilot projects of new ideas as defined in the project brief and ensure every step is implemented within the deadline

  • Focus on making the content interactive and engaging

  • Provide technical support in adapting the existing TV and digital content for multiple platforms such as podcasts, explainers and digital videos

  • Work with the Strategist in creating native digital content


  • University degree in journalism, digital communication or a related field  or suitable experience

  • Out-of-the-box thinking and good judgement of global issues

  • Passion to create unique content

  • A solid commitment to the TRT World’s spirit of journalism

  • Understanding of the social media landscape

  • Fluent English, ability to write clearly

  • Understanding audience engagement tactics and tools

  • Knowledge of Adobe Premiere will be an advantage