a) Prepare communication strategic plan and work plans for the department.
b) Develop communication and CSR policies and share with stakeholders.
c) Edit and write accurate, newsworthy and compelling content that will include a mix of TFC news, analysis, features, expert interviews, videos and photo essays;
d) Write punchy, focused headlines, straplines and stand firsts;
e) Assist with the production of reports and publications;
f) Manage internal communication notices and produce external communications
g) Support the Corporation’s corporate social responsibility;
h) Assist in producing publicity brochures, handouts, leaflets, promotional videos, photographs, films and multimedia programs to enhance the Corporation’s image internally and externally
i) Liaise with selected printing companies in producing copies of all press releases or editorial material
j) Manage the database for the public relations unit.
k) Prepare presentations and speeches
Qualifications, Competencies and Experience
a) Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations or Mass Communication or Journalism
b) Master’s degree
c) Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism, Communication, PR, International Relations
d) Member of Public Relations Society of Kenya.
e) At least 6 years public relations experience and 2 years at Supervisory level
f) Strong communication skills, both oral and written
Shortlisted candidates will be required to provide the following documents:
· Clearance certificate from HELB
· Clearance for Ethics and Anti-Corruption and Commission
· Certificate from a Credit Reference Bureau
· Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation
· Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority.
Applicants are invited to send a cover letter illustrating their suitability for the above position against the listed qualifications/competencies and skills, a detailed and updated CV, copies of relevant certificates and testimonials, details and contacts of three professional referees, as well as current and expected remuneration to reach the undersigned by 10 July 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.