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Photojournalist at Compassion International



2 weeks ago

Job Description

This intermediate photojournalist captures photo, video, and creates various forms of digital and blended content to highlight the work of Compassion's programs within Kenya and the Africa region. The photojournalist further works within a highly collaborative team environment with a strong emphasis on partnership with international Compassion offices. At this career level, the incumbent generally works independently on moderately complex projects or as a team member on larger projects. He or she may coach other photojournalists. If you are asked to move forward in the recruitment process, professional portfolio materials will be requested. What will you do? Maintain a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. Act as an advocate for children. Understand and advance Christ's mandate to protect children. Take active steps to help protect against neglect, abuse, and exploitation of children. Uphold and engage in Compassion’s core Cultural Behaviors. Travels to Compassion programs to capture video and photos to use in creative concepts and designs in response to communication strategies and goals. Searches and selects photography options and incorporates into designs or written materials as appropriate.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Three years experience working in photojournalism or similar position
  2. Significant professional writing experience on a creative team

Education + Experience

  1. Bachelor's Degree in Communication, Journalism, Marketing, Design or related field