Issue Date: February 19, 2020
Submission Date: March 19, 2020

Summary
Women’s World Banking is seeking a freelance video producer to edit and shoot video on a per project basis. Shooting will not always be necessary, but when it is needed, international travel or travel to NYC may be required.

About Women’s World Banking
Women’s World Banking is the global non-profit devoted to giving more low-income women access to the financial tools and resources essential to their security and prosperity. For 40 years we have worked with financial institutions to show them the benefit of investing in women as clients, and as leaders. We equip these institutions to meet women’s needs through authoritative market research, leadership training, sustainable financial products and consumer education. Headquartered in New York, Women’s World Banking works with 55 institutions in 32 countries with a reach of 30 million women to create access to finance on a greater scale than ever before.

Objectives and Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Women’s World Banking’s Knowledge and Communications Team to plan and execute short videos for promotional and informational purposes
  • Edit existing footage collected from the field with captions and royalty-free music as necessary
  • Be an active partner in creatively brainstorming ideas to maximize the impact of videos
  • Respond to feedback from the Women’s World Banking team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 4 years of professional experience. Must have experience editing short online videos (corporate videos, micro-documentaries, customer testimonials) and be well-versed in assimilating b-roll and musical scoring into the cut
  • Must be self-sufficient and able to meet deadlines and manage multiple tasks
  • Must have advanced knowledge of video editing software
  • Ability to incorporate animation and motion graphics a plus
  • Ability to enhance footage (much of our footage was/is shot by staff with limited experience in videography) and highly proactive and resourceful with content and overcoming challenges
  • Strong technical communication skills and teamwork abilities
  • Experience in nonprofit storytelling
  • Interest in and ability to get up to speed quickly on microfinance and Women’s World Banking’s work

Duration
The video producer will be issued a retainer contract with Women’s World Banking for one year, with the option to extend at Women’s World Banking’s discretion.

Location of Work
Should the need arise, the video producer must have ability to travel internationally or to Women’s World Banking’s headquarters in New York City to shoot video. Editing and submission of work may be done via email and file sharing. International travel including India and Egypt may be required.

To Apply
Please submit your application, including the following components, by Thursday March 19, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST at the latest:

  • Cover Letter, with hourly or daily rate, and link to video reel or website with sample work***
  • Qualifications / Resume
  • Three references

***APPLICATIONS WITHOUT HOURLY OR DAILY RATE, OR LINK TO VIDEO REEL OR WEBSITE WITH SAMPLE WORK, MAY NOT BE CONSIDERED.

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Applicants may submit their question(s) in writing to tn@womensworldbanking.org. Please include in the e-mail subject line “RFQ: Freelance Video Producer”.

This RFQ does not guarantee or commit Women’s World Banking to proceeding with the above described work. Due to the overwhelming responses not all candidates will be contacted.

Women’s World Banking is an equal employment opportunity for all regardless of race, color, citizenship, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran or reservist status or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.

Women’s World Banking will be unable to contract with any individual who is US citizen or resident without an LLC or LP or similar structure.

Q: Can you provide the names of countries that will be eligible to participate in this tender?
A: Irrelevent. We want one firm who can handle multiple countries. Scope includes our six priority markets with others as needed

Q: Will there be an any extension of the bidding deadline?
A:
Not that we foresee at this time.

Q: Is there any addendum or pre-bid meeting minutes?
A:
No