Long Term Agreement for on-call Videographers (Individual Consultants)
Consultant, Monitoring, Evaluation, Policy, Research
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jun 14 2021


About the Organization:

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nations' global development network. They advocate for change and connect countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life for them. They provide expert advice, training and grants support to developing countries, with increasing emphasis on assistance to the least developed countries. They promote technical and investment cooperation among nations.

Position: Long Term Agreement (LTA) for on-call Videographers (as Individual Consultants)

Scope of Work:

  • Understanding UNDP branding guidelines

  • Complying with UNDP video guidelines, particularly for human interest stories

  • Receive briefing from the Communications and Programme teams in UNDP

  • Desk review of all documents and/or other material available – including previously produced films – where available

  • Attend (or participate via conference call) in pre-production briefing on the issues being covered and participate in preparatory research and production planning

  • Videographers will be required to interview people (beneficiaries, project managers, etc.) on their assignments and share the transcriptions in a word document

  • All final materials, master film and raw footage, to be delivered in a hard drive

  • Ensure consent forms are submitted when the subjects of the video are children or people living with or affected by HIV or violence

  • Finalise the script in consultation with UNDP (script development can happen either before or after the field documentation, depending on the story). All scripts require approval from UNDP and/or its partners

  • Edit a film into a high-quality, engaging product including addition graphics where required and subtitling of soundbites in English and Hindi required

  • Videos may vary in duration – mobile first, social media requirements, and broadcast – as required

  • As and when needed, add background music to the film

Required skills and experience:

  • Education Qualifications: Degree in communications, arts, media or any relevant field is an asset

  • Minimum 5 years of experience (nationally and internationally) delivering on high-profile projects

  • Contributes extensively to national and international media outlets (for eg: National Geographic; NDTV, AJ+, Reuters, Bloomberg, etc.)

  • Experience with livestreaming events on social media platforms – Facebook, Twitter, YouTube

  • Excellent communications skills, especially written

  • Preference to videographers with local language skills

How to apply

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