Communications Officer 

The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) is recruiting for the position of a Communications Officer to be based at its headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya reporting to the Director of Communications

Qualifications and experience

  • Degree in communications, journalism or related field and post graduate training
  • At least 5-10 years of relevant working experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Very good interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment.
  • Ability to plan and organise work effectively and efficiently
  • IT proficiency, including use of graphic design software
  • The position is for Kenyan Nationals only.

    The World Agroforestry Centre offers a competitive salary, benefits package, collegial and gender-sensitive working environment.

    Depending on professional background and experience, indicative annual net base salary from Ksh. 2,520,900/- subject to statutory deductions.

    The position is for an initial period of three (3) years, subject to a six (6) month probation period and satisfactory performance.

    Applicants are invited to send a cover letter illustrating their suitability for the above position against the qualifications and skills, together with a detailed curriculum vitae, and names and addresses of three referees.

    All correspondence should be addressed to:

    The Human Resources Unit,
    World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF),
    via email: icrafhru [at] cgiar.org.

    Applicants should indicate “Application for Communications Officer” on the subject line of their application submissions.

    Deadline: 15 August

    For more information, see: World Agroforestry Website
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