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Communications Officer

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Media, communications, languages
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Ref/NCK/03/2018
The communications officer will support NCK in developing media and communication strategy
and will be involved in writing reports, development of briefs, review of documents for
publication and offer general technical expertise in regard to communications and media. In
addition, s/he, with direct authority of the Registrar /CEO will ensure publications/broadcasts of
the essential information relating to NCK work. This will include documentation of case studies
and maintaining NCK brand through consistent visual and editorial messaging.
How to Apply

a)Individual who meet the minimum job requirements are requested to submit their
applications and attach detailed CV, copies of national ID and current pay slip, relevant
copies of testimonies and certificates, day time contact and contact of three referees to
reach the undersigned not later than Tuesday, 24th April 2018 close of business.
b)Candidates interested in the above positions are expected to fulfill the requirements of
Chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya. Specifically, they must obtain and submit
with their application copies of clearance certificates from the following organizations:
  1. Kenya Revenue Authority;
  2. Higher Education Loans Board;
  3. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
  4. Criminal Investigation Department (Police Clearance Certificate);
  5. A report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)


Responsibilities

  1. Ensure timely and quality development and dissemination of media contents on the
    website and via other media channels (e.g., social media platforms).
  2. Collect and file relevant communications and visibility products, photographs and video
    clips systematically and report accordingly.
  3. Monitor and guide the Council in developing specific communications and visibility
    materials
  4. Take the leading editing role in the Council's newsletter, as well as other Council
    publications including reports, information summaries, annual reports, policy briefs and
    promotional materials.
  5. Planning and implementing outreach activities and media relations to build strategic
    partnerships and visibility for the organization
  6. Developing effective support networks and positive working relationships with
    government agencies, NGO's, development partners and community groups.
  7. Organizing and conducting public outreach activities, trainings, ensuring positive visibility
    of the organization and production of social mobilization materials
  8. Identify and support the Council's communication and marketing needs to help raise its
    profile, as well as publicize its mandate, and objectives and activities.
  9. Respond to internal information needs.
  10. Media monitoring, media liaison and assist in preparing speeches and presentations and
    maintenance of website
  11. Produce multimedia stories.


General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Media, communications, languages
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 7 years
Required skills: Public Relations; Multimedia; Photography; Partnerships; Editing; Film and video production
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Nursing Council of Kenya

GovernmentalCompany size: 500-1000 people

The Nursing Council of Kenya (NCK) is a statutory body established by the Nurses Act Cap 257 of the Laws of Kenya to ensure the delivery of safe and effective nursing and midwifery care, to the public, through quality education and best practices.It is the only professional regulatory body for all cadres of nursing and midwives in Kenya.


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