Platform Localization Lead

Türkiye Radyo Televizyon Kurumu / İstanbul / Turkey
Publish Date: 6.1.2022

TRT International is looking for a Platform Localization Lead with 6+ years of experience to be part of our highly motivated platform localization team in Istanbul.

The Lead is responsible for overseeing a team that’s primary focus is writing titles for shows, producing synopsis for episodes, commissioning visual elements, creating tags, and managing the localization of our content across platforms for our various genres: movies, children's content and documentary shows. 

The Lead will need to ensure that content is well written and  produced with engaging messaging by overseeing the language localization for the new international expansion service.

The successful candidate needs to be proficient in English.


  • Lead a team of localization specialists,

  • Write titles for individual shows,

  • Create synopsis for individual episodes of our content,

  • Commission thumbnails from the design team and other visual elements for each episode,

  • Manage the descriptions and tagging of content on the platform,

  • Manage the homepage queue and featured content across platforms and regions,

  • Schedule and publish content to the relevant platforms based on the agenda,

  • Be responsible for copy editing and finalizing all content before it goes live on the platform. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or 6+ years of relevant work experience, 

  • High level of proficiency in English,

  • Proficiency in working with content management systems and media files,

  • Experience working with digital media space (preferably relevant industry),

  • Competency in using visual editing software,

  • Comprehensive awareness and interest in streaming platforms and entertainment industry,

  • Ability to develop projects as well as creative solutions to provide timely outputs to keep work on schedule,

  • Competency in summarizing episodes and show titles with engaging language,

  • Strong ability to prioritize projects based on short and long-term needs,

  • Comfortable to develop creative and fast paced asset production,

  • Be a self-starter who comes up with new approaches,

  • Excellent analytical, verbal, and written skills. 

  • Results oriented, self-motivated.

Application deadline: 4.12.2022 00:00