Information and Communication Co-ordinator - Nairobi (Kenya Breast Health Programme)

Employer: Kenya Breast Health Programme

Location: Nairobi - Kenya

Closing date: 16 May

Qualifications:

  • A University Degree in Graphic Design, Communications, Publishing, Public Relations or the equivalent combination of education and experience in the related area.

  • Applicants must have at least a 2 year working experience using the Mac Operating System and its Desktop Publishing applications (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign) is mandatory.

  • Proven to have effective written and oral communications skills.

  • A Team player, service-minded and able to work long hours.

  • Ability to meet deadlines and to manage multiple priorities with minimum supervision.

  • Strive to raise awareness and increase understanding of the need for better breast health by reading on various studies and current updates in the related area.

  • Displays cultural, gender, religion and age sensitivity and adaptability.

  • Approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Produce advocacy and communications materials (including Newsletters, Brochures, Posters, Banners, Print ads and Photographs). A basic understanding of the printing process will be an added advantage.

  • Manage the website by regularly updating information and vet all information posted publicly, both in design and content.

  • Monitor the organizations publicity profile while keeping records of the same.

  • Facilitate and play a lead role in the implementation of the KBHP communication strategies for the diverse population.

  • Issue press statements and background briefings for local and international media and tracking how that information is reflected in media reports as well as correcting misinformation as required.

  • Perform other tasks as required.

    Vacancy Contact: info[at]kenyabreast.org

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