The success of the soap, “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi”, telecasted during the prime time, made Balaji Telefilms a household name in India. Its projects “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” and “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki” had set records for earning highest TRPs for over a period in Indian television entertainment history. Since its beginning the company has produced 15,000 hours of television content in Hindi, Tamil, Telegu, Kannada and Malayalam languages.
In late 90s Balaji Telefilms ventured into production and distribution of films and since then many blockbuster movies have been produced by the media house.
Career opportunities with Balaji Telefilms
Being the largest production house of the country Balaji Telefilms offers a wide variety of careers to young talents. Balaji has been playing a leading role in providing the Indian television with a continuous supply of fresh faces. They have recently launched two projects by the names of ICE (Institute of Creative Excellence) and Hoonur, which are expected to meet the industry demand for qualified professionals.
The Institute of Creative Excellence (ICE) is the educational division of Balaji where aspiring professionals are trained for Media & Entertainment industry. The educational courses offered by ICE cover all major branches, which are required for a successful career in the entertainment industry, namely- Acting, Cinematography, Direction, Editing, Production, Scriptwriting and Sound.
The current career opportunities available in ICE are:
Counselors: Candidates are required to have 3- 4 years of experience in handling the post of a counselor in reputed organization.
Management Trainees / Business Development Executive: Graduates and MBAs with 2 -6 years of experience in promoting business may apply.
Telecallers: Candidates with excellent communication skill in both English and Hindi are desirable for the post. Experienced candidates will be given preference.
Faculties / Subject Matter Experts in Acting, Direction, Script Writing, Editing, VFX, Production, Sound Design & Cinematography: Industry experts with previous experience in teaching may apply.
Receptionist: Smart and pleasing personality candidates with good communication skills may apply for the post. Fresher may apply though preferences will be given to experienced candidates.
Administration Executives: Incumbent with 3-5 years of experience in handling administrative matters may apply.
Accounts Executive: Candidates with 4-6 years of experience in managing accounts may apply.
Hoonur is an online platform where one can
Post classifieds for hiring actors/actresses, script writers, production managers etc.
Build and promote portfolio audio, video and images to improve one’s chances of being hired.
Promote entertainment and television production related business services.
Address: C-13, Balaji House,
Dalia Industrial Estate,
Opposite Laxmi Industrial Estate, New Link Road,
Andheri (West) , Mumbai - 400 053
Last Updated: 29/09/11