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1. Open Source Officer

Open Source Center – an office of the US Embassy Nairobi – is looking to hire one full-time East African Open Source Officer knowledgeable in East African media and issues to provide collection and analytical support to US regional Embassy and military partners.

Minimum Requirements

  • Level 4 English is required.
  • A University degree in area studies, media studies, or another applicable field such as journalism, political science, economics, or history.
  • Knowledge of and interest in current affairs and traditional and social media throughout East Africa. Extensive understanding of media environments and their role and influence in the political environment.
  • Fluency is any of the following languages: Kiswahili, Somali, Arabic and ability to translate languages into fluent English. Fluent spoken and written English-language skills are required.
  • Demonstrated analytical writing ability.
  • Proven research and data assessment skills.
  • Ability to work successfully as part of a team and in a virtual team environment.
  • Ability and willingness to perform a wide variety of tasks, change focus quickly, and adapt work habits/schedule to meet mission requirements.
  • Ability and willingness to continually update and acquire new knowledge and skills.
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  • 2. Public Affairs Specialist.

    Qualifications Required:

  • Masters Degree in Public Health or Mass Communication is required.
  • A minimum of 3 years progressive experience with a focus in Health Communication is required.
  • Level IV (fluent) English is required.
  • Must have knowledge and skills to analyze public reaction to CDC-Kenya programs and policies.
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    3. Public Health Specialist (HIV Prevention).

    Qualifications Required:

  • Medical qualification (MBchB or equivalent) and Master in Public Health is required.
  • Minimum 5 years of work experience in HIV/AIDS related implementation of public health programs is required.
  • Level IV (fluent) English ability is required. Level IV (fluent) Kiswahili also required.
  • Must have medical and good HIV/AIDS knowledge.
  • Must have excellent management, supervision and communication skills.
  • Must have ability to collaborate with counterparts including other CDC sections, USG agencies, GoK, NGSs, CBOs and other partner- supported projects.
  • Must have computer skills in word processing and spreadsheets computer programs and excellent in reportWriting skills.
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