The primary role of the Media Content Specialist is to be a visual storyteller. This intermediate specialist captures videos, photos, and editorial content to support revenue growth and create deeper levels of engagement between Compassion supporters and their beneficiaries. The specialist works within a highly collaborative regional team 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 specialists.
*Candidates must be fluent in English, both written and verbal. Bilingual in a secondary language (native to the region) is preferred. Preferred candidates will also be located in Brazil, Ecuador, Haiti, Nicaragua, Mexico, Guatemala or Peru.
Travels to Compassion programs to capture video, photos, and editorial stories to use in creative concepts that support marketing and engagement strategies and goals. Fully develops written stories, photo essays, and short video pieces along with providing captions and metadata for all acquired content.
*** Equivalent education, training and/or certification may be substituted for experience and education shown above ***
Working Environment: Office – Standard Office Environment
Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, and/or walking for up to 8 hours per day
Travel Requirements: May be required to travel up to 30% of normal schedule
Other: Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Lightroom and photo editing software preferred.