Managerial Senior Communications Officer Responsibilities

  • Implement the National Police Commission’s communication strategy and plan under the direction of the Manager Communication
  • Research, write and distribute press releases to targeted media, and manage office publications, as well as periodic newsletters in line with strategy Carry out effective media monitoring using available systems and tools and oversee the update and maintenance of National Police Commission media resource centre
  • Support the Manager Communication in continually evaluating external communications needs and make recommendations on the most appropriate interventions in liaison with all relevant stakeholders
  • Prepare articles and write-ups for internal and external publication as well as targeted presentations and speeches as required for review by Manager Draft key messages for target audiences internally and externally in line with National Police Commission’s communication and public relations strategy
  • Provide professional and technical input into the development of content and the continuous update of the office website, and social media platforms
  • Maintain and moderate the Commission’s information and user engagement channels including the intranet for staff as well as the website and other social media platforms for all users
  • Track internal and external publications and written communications to determine their effectiveness and impact on target audiences Coordinate the preparation of communication tools including brochures, banners and branded novelties for public functions and publicity events

Qualifications for the Senior Communications Officer 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and media or related disciplines from a recognized university
  • Computer literacy Writing skills Knowledge of professional standards Knowledge of relevant legislation Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills Organizational skills Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work well with teams Problem solving skills Supervisory skills
  • Meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya Six (6) years of service three (3) of which should be in a comparable position from a reputable organization

How to Apply
Applications and Certified Copies of the supporting documentation should be delivered to the National Police Service Commission, SkyPark Plaza (Near Jacaranda Hotel) 5th Floor Westlands, Nairobi, OR POSTED TO: The Commission secretary/ Chief Executive officer National Police Service Commission SkyPark Plaza 5th Floor P.O. Box 47363-00100 NAIROBI Applications should be received at the Commission on or before 17th October, 2017 The National Police Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

N.B: Looking For A New Job? Find Your Next Job With Us. Click Here To Register Your CV. It’s Free.