The Senior Producer/Program Editor will support the programs’ Host and Executive Producer and work with an experienced team to produce two flagship programs from Washington DC: Inside America with Ghida Fakhry, a weekly show focusing on US politics; and Bigger than Five, a monthly global current affairs program.
Links to Inside America with Ghida Fakhry and Bigger than Five:
•Ensure content and coverage is consistent with TRT World’s editorial policies and values; and complies with applicable laws and regulations.
•Stay up to date with news and current affairs, utilizing all available sources (news wires, other agencies, newspapers, social media, etc.)
•Participate in editorial meetings and propose ideas for programme content.
•Manage and discuss ideas with the programmes team and producers; help decide on programme direction, content production and guest requirements.
•Contribute to overall strategy of programmes department, offering feedback and constructive criticism to ensure optimal performance and delivery of strategic goals.
•Minimum of 10 years relevant experience in journalism.
•Fluent in both written and spoken English.
•Experience in television news or current affairs, including at a national or international broadcaster.
•Experience of managing producers to meet editorial goals and tight programme deadlines.
•Excellent writing/production skills and a solid understanding of US politics and global current affairs.