Executive Producer - TRT World

Türkiye Radyo Televizyon Kurumu / İstanbul / Turkey
Publish Date: 10.6.2022

The Executive Producer is in charge of a segment of TRT World's programming. During your timeslot, you will set the course of our news coverage - the stories we report and the way we report them. You will manage a team of producers and work closely with on-air talent, the news desk, creative and studio staff to deliver original and market-leading output. Your mission will be to produce news with panache while ensuring TRT World's editorial guidelines and values are adhered to. A member of the News leadership team, you will embrace the full range of content delivery platforms including online and cultivate cross-platform working practices and ideas wherever possible. We are hiring for multiple roles.


  • Works closely with the Director of News playing an active role in the News leadership team, the wider channel strategy and editorial decisions.

  • Responsibility for a section of TRT World's news.

  • Manages a dedicated team of producers and works closely with on-air talent, creative and studio staff to deliver distinctive and original news coverage that fulfils TRT World's ambitions and mission.

  • Works with news desk and other output teams to cultivate a collaborative approach to news gathering and delivery across TRT World.

  • Ensuring that TRT world's editorial guidelines and values are adhered to.

  • Flexible and able to work a shift pattern to fulfil the needs of a 24 hour news organisation.

  • May be required to work with presenters and other journalists on location both in Istanbul, within the region or internationally.


  • University degree in social sciences.

  • Minimum of 8 years experience required.

  • Extensive experience in television news at a senior level, including outputting programmes and television news production.

  • An excellent journalist with strong editorial judgment.

  • Previous experience in a large national or international broadcast news channel.

  • Experience of newsroom production systems and desktop editing.

  • Team management experience.

  • Experience of or appreciation of the benefits and difficulties of cross-platform working.

  • Evidence of a broad range of journalistic interests including social affairs, international politics, public policy, world business and economic affairs, Sciences and the Arts.

  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.