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Bamako, Mali: TV / Video Producer - MINUSMA

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TV / Video Producer - MINUSMA

Bamako, Mali

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This position is located in Bamako in the Strategic Communications and Public Information Division of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA).
The TV/Video Producer reports to the Chief of Multimedia, under the overall supervision of the Director of the Division.

The TV/Video Producer is responsible for overseeing and coordinating the production of high-quality video material for broadcast and multimedia use in support of the Mission's mandate implementation, to provide information and to publicize the Mission and its activities to a variety of audiences.
  • Manages the Video programme within the multimedia Unit by:
  • Supervising and coordinating the work of the video unit’s staff and multimedia productions;
  • Preparing budgets and overseeing expenditure of productions, as well as procurement of equipment;
  • Taking overall responsibility for the Unit’s video and photo equipment, its maintenance and service.

Produces high-quality video material for broadcasting and multimedia outlets by:
  • Conceiving, preparing proposals, writing, filming and editing specific video features for use by Mission components and the UN Department of Public Information;
  • Conceive and implement regular public information campaigns;
  • Pitching feature stories that directly relate to UN priorities;
  • Proposing programme formats, technical approaches and innovations;
  • Broadcast Multimedia productions primarily through MINUSMA’s mission website and MINUSMA social media platforms in writing the content of video scripts for news and features;
  • Filming and editing high-quality format feature pieces and interviews for broadcasting and multimedia outlets for the Mission as required;
  • Performing principal video work covering the Mission’s activities, liaising with the Mission’s civilian, military and police components;
  • Shooting and editing high-quality, fast-paced short packages for use in multimedia digital platforms and social media;
  • Overseeing post-production work;
  • Maintain the Mission’s video archives;
  • Maintaining daily contacts with news syndicators, broadcasters and other partners;
  • Providing stock footage, liaison services, as well as technical support to international and local press organizations.
  • Oversees and coordinates the use of video on digital platforms by:
  • Developing, driving and measuring the success of digital platform strategies;
  • Coordinating the distribution of news stories about UN activities in the field via all MINUSMA digital platforms;
  • Working closely with in-house IT services and engineers for problem-solving, as well as ongoing improvement efforts related to efficiency and ease of creating and posting to all digital platforms;
  • Perform other related public information tasks, as requested by the Head of Multimedia Unit.
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