Communications Assistant Job in Kenya

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Communications Assistant Job in Kenya

Kenya Red Cross Society is a leading humanitarian organization sustainably promoting the wellbeing, health and resilience of communities in Kenya.  The Society is seeking a qualified professional in the following position:

Position Title: Communications Assistant (1 position)

Locations: Nairobi

Reporting To: Public Relations & Communications Manager

Overall Responsibility

Reporting to the Public Relations and Communications Manager, the Communications Assistant will support the implementation of communication strategies for the food security and livelihoods programming in close. He/She will support the planning, directing, controlling and implementation of proactive communication activities to promote the visibility of all livelihood interventions


  • Plan and develop information and publicity materials, as well as implement activities designed to improve understanding and acceptance of the Society’s food security and livelihood interventions

  • Gather, edit and package communication materials and publications including information, educational and communication materials for the programme.
  • Development and production of the E-newsletter and the quarterly magazine.
  • Assist in the documentation of program activities through print, photography and videography.
  • Coordinate and ensure that content relating to food security and livelihoods programming is  up to date on the website and other platforms.
  • Providing assistance in the targeted media campaigns, organizing awareness workshops, trainings,
  • Maintaining records of all press coverage, tracking the Society’s profile and providing assistance in the development of strategic initiatives.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in Mass Communications or a media related field.
  • At least 2 years demonstrated experience in developing and implementing effective corporate communications programmes.
  • Fully proficient computer skills and use of relevant software and other applications.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good inter-personal skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Good photography and videography skills.

How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the above qualifications should apply strictly through to reach us not later than 21st January 2023; Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job disclaimer and notification:

Kenya Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge / accept any amount or security deposit from job seekers during the selection process or while inviting candidates for an interview.

Kenya Red Cross Society is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

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