1TV is one of the fastest growing television stations in the country. Known for its hard-hitting news reports and high-impact current affairs programs, 1TV prides itself on news as it happens and factual reporting.
1TV reaches a large percentage of affluent viewers, targeting a younger audience and a greater share of the middle class. Its aggressive national reach and popular programming make it one of the leading privately owned commercial television stations in Afghanistan.
1TV has an impressive record of ‘firsts’ in Afghanistan. It was the first channel to create its original programming content, broadcasting 24x7 and the first to produce all original music programming. It was the first channel to develop and televise live popular events from all over Afghanistan.
1TV is well equipped with world class high-end digital broadcast equipment. Using its state-of-the-art production facilities, the staff at 1TV is able to provide compelling, continuous coverage of the most important news and cultural affairs. 1TV has over 325 square meters world class studios, modern lighting systems, video switchers, and video recognition capabilities, Sony video cameras, video editing stations, comprehensive dubbing systems and digital audio studios.
1TV is owned by Group-One, an Afghan communications and media company founded by Afghan investors in hopes of promoting principles of independence, human rights, and freedom of speech for Afghan people.
Purpose: we are looking for a professional and qualified Casting Officer.
Casting Officer will cast the characters, contestants, models and presenters for the shows, projects and commercial spots. According to the Scripts which Content team deliver to him/her.
Casting Officer is responsible for helping to gather a number of actor candidates for a given role in television production.
The casting Officer reads the script and meets with the producer, director and sometimes the writer, to get an idea of the type of person a given role calls for. Once this is determined, then the casting director sets to work.
They will meet with any number of individuals and begin narrowing down the field. Once a handful of hopefuls have been identified, the casting director then presents them to the director, producer or writer of the project.
To overall responsible for the coordination task of Production Department such as coordination for the shows winner payment and coordination of serials broadcasting.
Any other task assigned by department head.
Two year proven experience in related field.
Bachelor degree holder will be preferred.
English language skills.
Excellent writing skills, commitment, honesty and integrity Excellent Dari / Pashto languages skills.
Excellent communication skills.
Excellent administrative ability
Good typing speed in both Dari and English
1TV is an equal job opportunity employer and female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.
Qualified applicants to submit their applications and we prefer resume through email in one file to: firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 25 Oct, 2017. The email subject line must be ‘vacancy title along with vacancy number’.
Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.