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PROJECT: Clean ports, clean oceans: Improving port waste management in the Philippines

LOCATIONS: Manila and Batangas

REPORTS TO: Project Manager

DURATION: 4 months

WORKS WITH:

  • Internal: Project Team, WWF communications
  • External: port authorities, communities, project partners, and stakeholders

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and Grieg Group is implementing a project funded by the Grieg Foundation titled, “Clean ports, clean oceans. Improving port waste management in the Philippines”. This project aims to reduce the flow of plastic waste entering nature and the ocean. Its goals include (1) working towards a 50% reduction of plastic waste in at least 3 Philippine ports, (2) providing input to the national action plan on port waste management to highlight the importance of the port industry in addressing plastic pollution, and (3) documenting the project to enable scaling up in other Philippine and global ports.

The project has implemented circular solutions with relevant port stakeholders including the Philippine Ports Authority and Maritime Industry Authority to reduce port- and ship-generated wastes. Interventions are also conducted in adjacent communities to the 3 project sites namely the Manila North Port, Port of Batangas, and Port of Cagayan de Oro. Project activities include the pilot of entrepreneurial solutions, establishing a Materials Recovery Facility (MRF), communications, and supporting waste workers.

With the project’s milestones, WWF is hiring a photo and video team to develop the project videos to cover all interventions implemented in the Manila North Port, Port of Batangas, and overall activities. This aims to contribute to showcasing the piloted interventions in preparation for a portfolio development of best practices and learnings for the project.


KEY FUNCTIONS:

The primary responsibilities of the photo and video team include the following:

  • Work closely with the project team and WWF communications team in the plan development including script writing of the project video – Manila North Port, Port of Batangas, and overall;
  • Lead video shoot, as guided by the final video plan;
  • Lead video editing while providing 2-3 edits in the submitted drafts;
  • Create teaser videos together with the full videos;
  • Collaborate with the WWF-PH Plastics Team and the WWF-PH Communications Team to ensure brand and program alignment; and
  • Other tasks and expectations shall be discussed during the inception meeting.

DELIVERABLES

  • Teaser videos for each (3)
  • 3 to 4-minute videos
    • Manila North Port
    • Port of Batangas
    • Overall project – Manila North Port, Port of Batangas, and Port of Cagayan de Oro
  • Provision of 2-3 video edits based on comments

CALL FOR PROPOSAL

We are open to individual or company applications. Kindly submit the following requirements:

  • CV/ company profile
  • BIR registration
  • Sample OR
  • Proposal with budget

HOW TO APPLY

As an equal employment opportunity employer, WWF does not discriminate based on an applicant’s race, religion, sex, gender, or disability status. To reduce paper use, submissions by mail will not be accepted. Due to the high volume of applications, inquiries via phone cannot be accepted.

Please email your CV and cover letter to cconstantino@wwf.org.ph. Application deadline is 19 May 2023.