Responsibilities

The Senior Corporate Communication Officer’s specific duties and responsibilities include:

  • Develop and ensure implementation of communication policy and strategies;
  • Assist in handling publicity publications and internal communications;
  • Coordinate and participate in the ORPP public functions and publicity events;
  • Research, write and distribute press releases to targeted media, and manage office; publications, and in house newsletters;
  • Prepare departmental work plans;
  • Support in the implementation of ORPP communication approach with the media and other communication platforms;
  • Maintain data and documentation arising from media monitoring
  • Support in information development and update of office website, and social media platforms;
  • Monitor and assess communication activity impact;
  • Coordinate the preparations of the departmental work plan;
  • Appraise officers under his/her supervision;
  • Support in the implementation of effective internal and external communications strategies;
  • Assist in handling publicity publications and internal communications;
  • Support in information development and update of office website, and social media platforms; and
  • Any other lawful assignment

Qualifications

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-

  • Served in the grade of Corporate Communications for a minimum period of six (6) years in the public sector or in a comparable and relevant position in the private sector for accumulative period of nine (9) years;
  • Bachelors degree in any of the following disciplines:- Public Communication, Public Relations, Mass Communication, Journalism or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Masters degree in Communication from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in Computer Applications Skills from a recognized institution
  • Membership to a relevant professional body;
  • Met the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution; and
  • Demonstrates professional competence and management capabilities

How to Apply

Applications should be delivered to ORPP not later than 31st January, 2019 to:-

Office of the Registrar of Political Parties

Lion Place, 1st Floor Karuna Close, Off Waiyaki Way, Westlands

P.O. BOX 1131 – 00606 Nairobi

ORPP is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with Disability, Youth,People from minority and marginalized groups and communities who meet the requirements of the advertised jobs are encouraged to apply.

Note

  1. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
  2. Shortlisted candidates will be required to obtain clearance certificates from:
  3. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC);
  4. Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA);
  5. Criminal Investigations Department (CID); and
  6. Any of the Registered Credit Reference Bureaus;
  7. Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
  8. (Any conversing will automatically disqualify the applicant)
  9. Application forms can be downloaded from this link
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