|Date Posted:||May 29, 2017|
|Closing Date:||Jun 9, 2017|
|Work Type:||Full Time|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyAFG|
|Years of Experience:||4 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Probation Period:||3 months|
About Salam Afghanistan Media Organization (SAMO) :
Salam Afghanistan Media Organization (SAMO) is a national radio service providing news, information and entertainment to a network of 86 locally owned and operated radio stations in 34 provinces with the capacity to reach over 22 million listeners across Afghanistan. Established in 2003, Salam Afghanistan Media Organization (SAMO) is an independent, non-governmental organization, registered in Afghanistan. Throughout its history the station has vocalized and connected the voices and aspirations of its listeners from urban centers to rural areas across Afghanistan.
The Graphic Designer & Videographer has to work on a variety of products, including website promotional content, designing brochures, organizational profiles, product packaging, exhibitions and displays, content advertising, corporate identity, filming, editing and delivering outstanding video and graphic to give organizations a visual 'brand' to the clients.
As the nature of this job suggests, a successful applicant has to be a multi-tasker who is able to work under pressure and meet deadlines without constantly having to be supervised. He/she would be required to work with SAMO Business team while also working with the Online team as well as the Operations team simultaneously. Most of his/her work is done on computer using specialized industry-standard graphics and multimedia software packages.
Graphic designer and Videographer usually works 40 hours a week, Sunday to Thursday. Extra hours are common, especially to meet critical project deadlines, so a successful incumbent must be willing to work outside of the official hours if necessary.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Duties and Responsibilities:
Required to develop organizational profiles as per request working closely with the Management and other departments;
Required to design brochures, ID cards, business cards, billboards, posters, banners, calendars, letterheads, customized envelopes, etc.;
Required to design web-based collateral for SAMO website, email, and social media;
Required to produce and edit video projects using Adobe Premiere Pro (Dialogue cutting, editing consultant and trouble-shooter)
Required to be able to do encoding & delivering video content for web/DVD/broadcast
Should be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines, which may include working outside of office hours and occasionally on weekends
College degree in graphic designing or equivalent amount of professional experience;
Must be comfortable working with various up-to-date graphic design software programs and videography software programs;
Proven knowledge/experience in graphic designing and producing/ editing video using industry leading applications (In Design, Illustrator, Photoshop etc.)
Should have the willingness to work alone and with teams;
Must be dedicated and committed to work;
Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas;
Highly proficient in all design aspects
Ability to learn quickly and meet deadlines under pressure;
Knowledge of the English language would be a plus;