Storytelling volunteer_WWF Myanmar | WWF
Storytelling volunteer_WWF Myanmar

Posted on 11 October 2019

WWF has an opening through its Youth Volunteer Programme for a storytelling volunteer for 6 months with WWF Myanmar.
Location: WWF Myanmar
Assignment dates: 6 months starting as soon as possible
Language required: good level of English
Age Category: 19-27 years
II. Responsibilities and Duties 
The position will include the following responsibilities and duties: 
  • Identifying and developing a series of ‘Behind the scenes’ stories: scriptwriting, conducting interviews, gathering assets
  • Supporting production: scheduling shoots; logistical planning; liaising with other WWF teams, external crews and partners; on-shoot support; editing, post-production, quality assurance and final fact-checking support
Ill. Minimum Requirements 
Pursuing a degree in journalism, mass communication, public relations, marketing or related field with a strong interest in conservation. Video production experience required.
  • Essential: ability to identify and develop compelling, human interest stories on technical topics
  • Experience organising shoots, storyboarding and gathering video footage
  • Myanmar language highly preferred
  • A keen sense of what makes compelling video content both editorially and visually
  • Able to work both independently and in a team setting
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and with budget constraints
  • Willingness to travel as required 
  • Fluent English (spoken and written)
  • Knowledge of Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Photoshop and After Effects
  • Experience a drone and/or sound equipment
Please include links to stories (articles, videos…) you have worked on in the past in your application. 
IV. Preferred Qualifications 
  • Experience working as a journalist or a storytelling communications role
  • Experience working in communications for NGOs or agencies
How to apply?
Please complete the application form and send it to along with your updated CV.

Deadline to apply: 20 November 2019

WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce.