Department: Digital Strategy

Team: Audience Engagement

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 Curation Producer is part of the Audience Engagement team. He/She will be responsible for daily operations across our various digital properties, with the aim of connecting with the target audiences on our digital platforms. The successful candidate must have demonstrated experience in producing and implementing media strategies around audience engagement.

Main Tasks

  • Manage Twitter and Facebook posts in coordination with content producers and the Audience Engagement team

  • Upload Youtube content and ensuring metadata is in line with the TRT World standards

  • Update playlists on all applicable platforms as soon as relevant content is produced

  • Seek out best practices on social platforms to expand reach

  • Follow emerging stories and social trends so as alerting the newsroom on merit

  • Ability to work news shifts, including some overnight/weekends as part of the team schedule as the desk functions 24/7


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

  • Sound editorial judgment of global issues and knowledge of the social media landscape

  • Solid commitment to the TRT World’s spirit of journalism

  • Demonstrated knowledge of audience engagement tactics and tools

  • Excellent writing ability and fluent English

  • Experience in Photoshop and Adobe Premiere

  • Ability to work under pressure with high degree of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Solid planning and organizational, problem solving, and communication skills

  • Ambition to explore and learn new tools and softwares

  • Flexibility to work in shifts, including on weekends