Deputy Curator Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Deputy Curator

Hiring Organization: Corporate Staffing
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Media
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES
Date Posted: 05/07/2024

Salary: 163,638 – 201,400K,

Our client provides space for networking, collaborating, and experimenting among Kenya’s media practitioners. As a vibrant hub, it continues to foster a dynamic community of storytellers and media professionals, providing a platform for knowledge sharing and innovation. They are looking to hire a Deputy Curator responsible for supporting and assisting the Lead Curator in content curation and reporting on trends in the media Ecosystem for the organization.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Content and programming: development and implementation of a content strategy for the organization’s community including journalists, content creators, and media organizations, along with the Lead Curator
  • Reporting on trends: Managing and curating written articles, audio and video content that reflects insight and trends on Kenyan and regional media reporting, and Build a corpus of knowledge at the intersection of media and civil society
  • Ecosystem: Build up a database of local journalists, media organizations, donors, and private enterprises in the context of the media ecosystem in Kenya including developing a mentor network for the organization.
  • Events and workshops: Work with the events and programs team to be the resident producer for various workshops/events/webinars for the Lab, and execute the same with the help of team members.
  • Team management: Building and managing the organizations. Curation and Creative team and working with other managers while reporting to the Lead Curator.
  • Oversee the development and delivery of creative, marketing and communications strategies.

Qualifications, Skills, Competencies required

  • Minimum academic qualification required to effectively perform the job is a Bachelor’s Degree with a preferred area of specialization in journalism or Communication.
  • 9-10 Years of relevant experience is required with 3-4 in a management position preferably in the media and creative industries.
  • Creativity and curation Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Interpersonal and facilitation skills
  • Lateral thinking
  • Strategic thinking
  • Analytical skills

What the Organization Offers

  • Paid Time Off
  • Comprehensive health cover
  • Emergency Assistance Program
  • Flexible Hybrid Work Schedule
  • Professional Development Plan

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Deputy Curator) to before or on 13th May 2024