Istanbul, Turkey - Full Time

Digital Executive Producer - Context

We are now hiring for Digital Executive Producer position in Istanbul

The Digital Executive Producer - Context is responsible for Feature and Opinion coverage across all TRT Arabi's digital platforms, leading our Opinion and Feature teams respectively. This involves determining overall coverage plans and ensuring that TRT Arabi nurtures and attracts important contributors and voices. And showcases those voices across all TRT Arabi's platforms in an engaging manner. The position reports directly to the Manager of Digital Content. This is a senior editorial position.

PRIMARY TASKS

  • Plan online Opinion and Feature coverage.
  • Originate, develop, conceptualize and execute coverage ideas.
  • Manage the staff of both the Opinion and Feature teams.
  • Nurture and develop relationships with important contributors.
  • Be part of the general digital editorial leadership team for TRT Arabi.
  • Build and maintain an extensive network of TRT Arabi contributors.

 ESSENTIAL SKILLS

  • Exceptionally sound editorial judgment of Global issues.
  • A passion and commitment to the TRT Arabi spirit of journalism.
  • Exceptional leadership and communication abilities.
  • Ability to lead team meetings and discussions.
  • Ability to organize and executed major projects and tasks.
  • Proven experience in a similar role.

REQUIREMENTS

  • At least 8 years of experience in International Relations, Political Policy, or Journalism.
  • At least 3 years of experience in a senior editorial position.
  • Impeccable Arabic writing and editing skills
  • Fluency in English highly advantageous.
  • A proven track record of success.