Organization: UN Children’s Fund
Closing date: 22 Jun 2017
If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world’s leading children’s rights organization would like to hear from you.
For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children’s survival, protection and development. The world’s largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.
UNICEF Ghana External Communication is responsible for all communication needs including documenting through video documentaries and photo essays, events and activities of all sections. Other assets produced by the section include animation and Public service announcements (PSA) etc. The purpose is to share good practice with other country offices and use the products as visibility material, presentations, advocacy and general communication needs on a variety of platforms.
Purpose of the Assignment
To provide video documentation services to support different Ghana Country programmes
Audio visual production assignments will be issued by UNICEF Ghana’s communication and programme sections, assignments will be accompanied by detailed briefs outlining the product required, including background materials for developing content
The subjects or themes for each assignment will be set out by the section/office and agreed upon prior to actual commencement of work. It is expected that when the assignments are given there will be a work plan delivered. The expectations of the work plan will be as follows – detailed timelines for execution of various activities as well as outputs expected at every step. Outputs will be delivered in the following standards and formats identified below.
Final version must have received signature of approval by the officer in charge of the particular contract.
Please note that the process of review towards finalization shall not attract any cost as well as the format in which it is requested. E.g. DVD or CD**
The timeline and frequency of the reporting required by the Consultant on progress to date will depend on the assignment. However, the Consultant will account to focal persons from the Communication and programmes section with an overall clearance from the Communications Manager
Qualifications of Successful Candidate
First degree oradvanced diploma in related field of study
Years of relevant experience
Professional photographer with minimum of Five years’ experience filming and editing high-quality footage – One show reel demonstrating this ability is required. (Max 5 mins)
Competencies of Successful Candidate
Service Providers are requested to provide day rates for the services below:
If the time increments specified are not sufficiently detailed, please add additional costs that will be incurred for additional minutes beyond the specified time frames.
3. 30 second Public service Announcement – Radio and Video
4. 60 seconds Public Service Announcements Radio and Video
5. Picture story with audio effects (time length of 5-10 minutes)
6. Footage /Raw
Up to 2 hrs
Up to 4 hrs
Up to 6 hrs
Up to 12 hrs
Confidential nature of documents
To view our competency framework, please click here.
Please indicate your ability, availability and daily rate (in Ghana Cedis) to undertake the terms of reference above . Applications submitted without a daily rate will not be considered.
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organisation. **
How to apply:
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of our organization. To apply, click on the following link http://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=504833