IDB2418 - Videographer / Video Editor

Business Unit: President Complex
Division: Not Applicable
Department: Marketing and Communications Department
Country: Saudi Arabia
Location: Saudi Arabia - Jeddah
Closing date: 11-Mar-2020

Role Purpose:

Lead the filming and editing of all video content for IsDB in line with its overall marketing strategy.


  •  Responsible for producing film content to cover a broad range of IsDB’s activity, including but not limited to: IsDB leadership team engagements and key activities, events, roadshows or regional visits
  •  Shoot a number of filmed packages for IsDB owned channels including the website, newsletter and social media channels, to reach both internal and external audiences
  •  Advise on film treatment and script in close collaboration with colleagues as appropriate 
  •  Identify stories that can best be told visually through film, supporting the wider aims and objectives of the marketing and communications division
  •  Edit raw footage into filmed packages between 60 secs to 5 minutes depending on channel and brief


Academic qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in relevant areas of Film shooting and international film editing.

• English (Mandatory)
• Arabic (Preferred)
• French (Preferred)

Minimum number of years and nature of experience
• 5-7 years in a filming and film editing role
• Experience of working for a major global organisation of business
• Good understanding of IsDB external and internal landscape
• Can demonstrate examples of high-quality content
• Must be able to adapt content for range of audiences, from formal speeches to social media.  


Job specific competencies
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
• Ability to conduct interviews with IsDB personnel and other stakeholders as necessary
• Familiarity with video formats for use on different channels, including social and digital channels as well as traditional broadcast
• Ability to quickly respond to a brief and deliver content that satisfies creative and strategic objectives
• Ability to edit video within quick turnaround times
• High attention to detail and quality control
• Understanding and knowledge on the latest video trends and the potential of video as a marcomms tool
• Protect and promote the IsDB brand identity through, ensuring it is consistent



Jeddah, Saudi Arabia  Head Office

Travel requirements:

As needed.