Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) is pleased to announce to the general public the recruitment of General Service Officer (GSO) Cadets and Specialist Officers which is scheduled to take place in the months of August and September 2018.
Must hold a minimum mean grade of B (Plain) in KCSE with at least C+ (Plus) in English, Mathematics and one science subject. Must be holder of an undergraduate degree from a recognized University/institution and be registered with statutory body where applicable. The initial training period for Specialist Officers will not be less than three months.
Must be holders of at least a Bachelor degree in Mass Communication from a recognized University.
- Conduct research to uncover interesting and significant news
Gather, corroborate and interpret data
Interview key persons (witnesses, sources etc.) to obtain more information
Use findings to construct a well-written article
Retain awareness of the readers’ point of view
Obtain first-hand information by being present in happenings
Receive assignments or investigate news leads/tips
Comply with the moral code of the profession
Maintain notes and audio recordings
Partner with other journalists, editors, producers etc
Establish contacts and sources for use in future research
: Bachelor's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 2 yearsRequired skills
: Public Relations; Journalism; Digital content development and editing (social media, blogs, etc.); Storytelling; News writing and production; Research planningRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)