Call for Expression of Interest - Professional Photographer


CARE is an international development organization fighting global poverty with a special focus on working with women and girls to bring sustainable changes their communities. CARE aims to tackle the underlying causes of poverty and social injustice and to bring lasting change to the lives of poor and vulnerable people. Founded in 1945, today CARE works in over 100 countries around the globe and supports approximately 1,500 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects to reach more than 92 million people directly and 433 million people indirectly.  

 CARE has been working with Cambodians since 1973, with an office in Phnom Penh since 1991. Today, CARE focuses on empowering particularly marginalized and vulnerable women in Cambodia, including urban women who are marginalized by occupation, rural women who are denied multiple rights, and women and girls form ethnic minorities.  


CARE Cambodia has four program priorities which are managed from the Phnom Penh office and a field office in Ban Lung, Ratanak Kiri province. CARE’s programs are highlighted by human interest stories and communications materials that illustrate Women Economic Empowerment, Education and Work, Inclusive Governance and Climate Justice.  


CARE is looking for a national, or an international professional photographer based in Cambodia, to update our current library of communication materials to effectively highlight CARE Cambodia’s impacts across all areas of our work. 

 Scope of Work/Expected results. 

The assignment included following tasks; 

  • Conduct photoshoots on selected fields. 
  • Post-production of editing and organizing photos with narrative and meta data; and 
  • Production of two photo stories


  • 200 high quality photos taken in CARE’s focus locations 
  • Two photo stories 


The timeline for the assignment is from June 1st to June 27th,  2024. 


The ideal applicant should possess the following qualifications: 

  • Demonstrable prior experience in photography and/or multimedia.  
  • Ability to deliver products according to technical requirements and branding guidelines.  
  • Have considerable experiences in professional photography in Cambodia (portfolio with public or international entities is required) 
  • Compliance with CARE safeguarding policies, procurement rules and regulations.  
  • Demonstrated effective communication skills.  
  • Good command of English. 
  • Based in Cambodia and able to conduct field work within the required timeline.


The consultant will report to Deputy Country Director – Program who will serve as the main point of contact throughout the consultancy and work directly with Senior Media and Communications Officer. 


Interested applicants should submit a detailed budget proposal that outlines all expected costs including fieldwork, story writing, and relevant expenses. The budget should be competitive and justifiable based on the scope of work. 

Submission of Proposals

Applicants should submit their proposals to by 28th May 2024. The consultancy application should include: 

  • A detailed CV . 
  • Portfolio of previous work. 
  • Detailed budget proposal.

Selection Process

The selection process will include a review of all submitted applications, interviews with shortlisted applicant, and reference checks. The applicant that best demonstrates ability to meet the primary objective of this consultancy (within the proposed timeframe) with the most relevant qualifications and experience will be selected. 

For any inquiries or additional information, please contact Senior Procurement and Administrative Officer via email: 

CARE is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including women, LGBTQI+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities and members of other marginalized groups. CARE International in Cambodia is committed to protecting the rights of children. CARE International in Cambodia reserves the right to conduct screening procedures to ensure a child safe environment. 

 CARE places human dignity at the center of its relief and development work. At the heart of CARE’s efforts to impact poverty and social justice is its engagement with marginalized communities, and vulnerable adults and children. Vulnerable adults and children are particularly at risk of sexual exploitation and abuse. CARE commits to the protection from sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse (PSHEA) of vulnerable adults, involving CARE Employees and Related Personnel. CARE has a zero tolerance toward sexual exploitation and abuse and child abuse. CARE takes seriously all concerns and complaints about sexual exploitation and abuse and child abuse involving CARE Employees and Related Personnel. 

 We are committed to each other and to the protection of the people we serve. We do not tolerate sexual misconduct within or external to our organization and embed child protection in all we do. Protection from sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse and child protection are fundamental to our relationships, including employment, and our recruitment practices are designed to ensure we only recruit people who are suitable to work with other staff and the people we serve. As well as pre-employment checks, we will use the recruitment and reference process to ensure potential new staff understand and are aligned with these expectations. To find out more, please contact the Human Resources Officer through email