Visual Content Specialist

22 Jun 2021
20 Jul 2021
Sport & Leisure
Contract Type
Part Time
Visual Content Specialist
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Please note that this role is being offered as a 6 month fixed term part time contract 21 hours.
In this role you will support the Senior Visual Content Gathering Specialist in the commissioning and postproduction of high-quality photography and video content for use across multiple channels and audiences in the UK, including during humanitarian emergencies.
The successful candidate will bring with them experience of working with freelancers and production companies and will commission compelling, authentic content that engages the UK public and helps ActionAid increase its supporter base.
We are looking for someone with experience in coordinating stakeholders across multiple teams and countries. Strong planning, project management and problem-solving skills - often at a distance - are essential. Experience of working in or with NGOs is desirable.
You will be able to manage deadlines and rapidly changing priorities with a focus on delivery. You will be able to develop relationships with colleagues around the world and ideally come with existing freelance contacts, as this role will also be responsible for developing a bank of freelancers sourced from multiple countries. Demonstrable experience of editing visual content using the Adobe Creative Cloud, especially Photoshop and Premiere Pro is essential.
To excel in this role, you will need to support staff, freelancers, photographers and videographers to meet the highest safeguarding standards, ensuring that no individual is put at risk through sharing their image. You will ensure that every individual who gathers content is actively using ActionAid's content gathering standards, processes, and templates. You will show commitment to feminist principles and anti-racist storytelling.
If you are committed to promoting a world where women and girls are valued and live free from violence, can exercise their rights to promote their own economic empowerment, safety, equality and voice, please complete an application form