SCRIPT EDITOR

Türkiye Radyo Televizyon Kurumu / İstanbul
Publish Date: 18.7.2019
Number of Personnel: 1

Script Editor

Mid Senior Level

Output

Istanbul, Turkey

We are now hiring a Script Editor

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Senior Script Editor oversees a team of editors and provides guidance across the network on the implementation of the broadcaster’s style guide. The job requires a close, collaborative relationship with the on-duty executive producer and correspondents in the field. The senior script editor will liaise with programme editors, deputy news editors and output producers as they prepare the rundown for each newscast.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

         Subbing scripts from the field

         Copy editing in-house packages, full-frame graphics and video graphics

         Monitoring the news rundown, which includes ulays, straps, tickers, etc

         Work closely with the executive producer, to ensure scripts are balanced, clear and accurate

         Understand the demands of the newsgathering team and stays abreast of editorial priorities and developments

         Ensure the highest standards of quality and accuracy for the channel's content and style

         Oversee the updating of the style guide, while making agreed-to amendments as necessary

KEY SKILLS, EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION

         Excellent writing skills

         Accuracy and attention to detail

         Extensive experience in television news at a senior level

         A willingness to mentor developing writers

         Excellent interpersonal/communications skills

         Strong editorial judgment

         Previous experience in a large national or international broadcast news channel

         Evidence of a broad range of journalistic interests including social affairs, international politics, public policy, world business and economic affairs, science and the arts

         Fluent in both written and spoken Arabic

         Minimum 4 years of experience required.

         BA in journalism or other relevant university degree

         Willingness to work shifts and irregular hours

Keywords: SCRIPT, EDITOR, TRT
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Application deadline: 21.7.2020 00:00