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  • Posted: Nov 1, 2019
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  • One Acre Fund is a nonprofit organization that supplies smallholder farmers in East Africa with asset-based financing and agriculture training services to reduce hunger and poverty.
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    Contract Videographer

    Job Description

    We’re looking for a full-time videographer for a six-month contract to produce professional quality short videos for One Acre Fund trainings, marketing, fundraising, and brand. We’re looking for someone with 3+ years of demonstrated professional video experience to help execute on numerous video projects over a 6-month window. Over the six-month window, the videographer will be embed with our Communications team, working from our Nairobi office with travel to rural Kenya and around East Africa for shoots. The videos will often be short 2-3 minute pieces meant to share staff stories, teach staff skills trainings, and market our brand.

    Specific Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To

    • Drafting shot lists
    • Building storyboards
    • Shooting with DSLRs
    • Directing video shoots
    • Subtitling videos in 7 or more different languages
    • Recutting existing videos
    • Project management
    • Editing sequences in Adobe Premiere Pro.

    Career Growth and Development

    We have a strong culture of constant learning and we invest in developing our people. You’ll have weekly check-ins with your manager, access to mentorship and training programs, and regular feedback on your performance. We hold career reviews every six months, and set aside time to discuss your aspirations and career goals. You’ll have the opportunity to shape a growing organization and build a rewarding long-term career.

    Qualifications

    We are seeking an exceptional professional with 3+ year(s) of work experience and a demonstrated passion for our mission to embed into our Communications team in our Nairobi office. Candidates who fit the following criteria are strongly encouraged to apply:

    • Proficient shooting video on Nikon DSLRs
    • Proficient at editing in Adobe Premiere Pro
    • Can work from creative briefs to develop engaging storyboards
    • Strong ability to make subjects feel comfortable on camera, working with translators as needed
    • Comfortable with regular travel and shooting in rural settings
    • Openness to feedback and enthusiasm for learning
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Strong project management and organization skills
    • Ability to work with colleagues from diverse backgrounds
    • Language: English and Swahili required. Other languages common in East Africa is an added benefit

    Compensation

    Commensurate with experience

    Duration

    6-month contract

    Sponsor International Candidates

    No; Must have existing rights to work in Kenya. Kenyan country nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.

    One Acre Fund never asks candidates to pay any money or pay for tests at any stage of the interview process. Official One Acre Fund emails will always arrive from an @oneacrefund.org address. Please report any suspicious communication here (globalhotline@oneacrefund.org).

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to One Acre Fund on oneacrefund.org to apply
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