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Job Posting: Senior Filmmaker

The Mission

IJM is the global leader in protecting the poor from violence in the developing world. Our global team of over 1,000 professionals are at work in over 25 offices. Together, we are catalyzing a global revolution that will rescue millions, protect half a billion, and make justice for the poor unstoppable.

Motivated by God’s call to seek justice for the oppressed, we believe that the way we work is as important as the results we achieve. We are a global community that cares for one another. We value joy and celebration, and we strive to provide professional excellence to all those we serve.

The Need

After nearly two decades of continued growth and operational success in pioneering the work of protecting the poor from violence, IJM has become an $80 million organization with 1000 global employees. As IJM continues this trajectory of growth and scaling of its impact, IJM’s North America’s Regional Creative Director is seeking a collaborative leader to provide multimedia content creation support on campaign, content creation, and experience initiatives across the North America region to catalyze a revolution in North America that fuels the movement and raises awareness of IJM’s work to rescue millions, protect half a billion and makes justice for the poor unstoppable.

Fresh creative thinking and proven success in creating meaningful films designed to elevate IJM’s brand, serve the organization's programmatic needs, and tell powerful stories will be required for the Senior Filmmaker to be successful. The Content Creator, Film will ideate, shoot, edit, and deliver compelling video content that deeply connects people to IJM’s mission and moves them to action and involve consistent capture of footage and innovation on filmic storytelling to engage audiences on social media and breakthrough market challenges. By collaboratively working across teams and offices for film productions, this position requires an innovative, sensitive, and artistic mindset that is rooted in an in-depth understanding and passion for storytelling.

This position may be based in the Greater Toronto Area or the Washington D.C. area and reports to the Regional Creative Director, North America.

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Why IJM?
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To apply, please send Resume, Cover Letter & Statement of Faith * to Careers at IJM

*What is a statement of faith?

A statement of faith should describe your Christian faith and how it is relevant to your involvement with IJM Canada. The statement can either be incorporated into your cover letter or submitted as a separate document. It should include, at a minimum, a description of your spiritual disciplines (prayer, study, etc.) and your current faith community.

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