Content Specialist

Christian Vision SA is looking for a full-time Content Specialist who is passionate about evangelism, skilled in creating compelling video content in support of digital strategies, and comfortable navigating elements of the creative process from concept to final delivery.

About Us                                              

Christian Vision (CV) is a global Christian charity with evangelism at our heart. Founded in 1988 by Lord Robert Edmiston, CV’s powerful desire is to serve and equip Christians and the local church in their evangelistic endeavours. To this end, we work to see an impact in three key areas:

  1. Introducing people to Jesus;
  2. Mobilising Christians to evangelise; and
  3. Resourcing the Church with free digital content and knowledge.

Job Overview

The Content Specialist is responsible for assembling recorded raw material into a finished product suitable for use on CV platforms and events. The material may include camera footage, dialogue, sound effects, graphics, and special effects. In addition, they support the Content Manager as required within the framework of the CV Mission and Vision Statement by carrying out specific daily duties as a Content Specialist.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Utilise advanced AI technologies to execute AI-driven video content strategies aligned with missional objectives.
  • Stay at the forefront of AI and video production trends, tools, and best practices to drive innovation in content creation.
  • Produce multimedia, promotional and communication content to achieve missional value and audience reach as directed.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with external resources to execute a creative brief.
  • Assist in pre-production, location sourcing and setup, production, and post-production processes.
  • Work according to budgeted costs and deadlines.
  • Undertake key technical responsibilities including maintenance, setup and operation of complex camera, lighting, sound and editing equipment.
  • Maintain an up-to-date understanding of industry terminology, aesthetics, and production processes for creative equipment and software applications required for video editing, image manipulation, and sound effects/design.
  • Exercise excellent interpersonal and communication skills, particularly in consultation with cast and production personnel.
  • Organise and supervise loading/unloading of equipment, scenery, and props.

General Responsibilities

Fulfil other duties, as common to all employees and as directed, within parameters outlined in both the mission and vision statements. This includes:

  • Being available for personal and spiritual growth opportunities.
  • Proactively maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Adhering to all regulations, CV policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Undertaking professional development as required.
  • Adhering to all occupational health and safety requirements of CV.
  • Keeping confidential the affairs of CV and its employees.
  • Representing CV in a positive manner.
  • Keeping abreast of the latest methods and technologies.

Skills / Experience / Education

  • Proven experience in video production, with a strong portfolio showcasing AI-driven content.
  • Passion for innovation and a desire to push the boundaries of AI-driven content creation.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in pre-production, production, and post-production processes.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in Adobe Creative Cloud applications (Premiere Pro is necessary, and After Effects is advantageous).
  • Three to five years of full-time work experience with experience in operating DSLR cameras and supporting equipment.
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and deadline pressures well.
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills.


Salary & Benefits: Discussed at interview and based on the candidate’s experience and expertise.

This is a full-time, office-based role working from our Bellville office in Cape Town, South Africa. We do not offer remote working, and applicants must be authorised to work in South Africa.

Interested parties can submit their CV (with showreel) and cover letter via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.