EXPERIENCE: Experience working as an audiovisual/DVC specialist, photographer or graphic designer required.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Expert understanding of digital photography. Demonstrated knowledge of industry-standard design software, such as Quark, InDesign or Illustrator plus photo-editing software, including Photoshop. Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services including customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction. Knowledge of media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods includes alternative ways to inform via written, oral, and visual media. Technical knowledge of mobile computing and digital video conferencing operations is required.
LANGUAGE: (This may be tested)
Level IV (Fluent) reading/writing/speaking English is required.
Level IV (Fluent) reading/writing/speaking Portuguese is required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: (This may be tested)
Ability to use a wide range of photographic techniques. Ability to carry/handle equipment unassisted at event sites. Ability to act quickly and determine priorities during fast-moving events. Ability to take initiative in planning and executing assignments. Exceptional IT skills, especially with design and photo-editing software and audio-visual technology. Creativity and innovation skills with accuracy and attention to detail. Excellent time management, communication and organizational skills with a professional approach to time, costs and deadlines. Ability to explain design decisions and choices to audiences unfamiliar with the concepts being discussed. Ability to use and troubleshoot basic print shop and IT equipment, such as DVC tools.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.