Communications Intern (PR and Digital Media) Job in Kenya

Job Summary:

The Communications Intern will assist the KCIC communications function through public relations and digital media activities. This role offers an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in PR, social media management, content creation, and digital marketing.

Key Responsibilities:

Public Relations:

 Assist in drafting press releases, media alerts, and other PR materials.

 Help in building and maintaining relationships with media contacts.

 Monitor media coverage and compile media reports.

Digital Media:

 Support the management of KCIC’s social media accounts (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram).

 Create and schedule engaging social media posts that align with KCIC’s communication strategy.

 Monitor social media trends and analytics to optimize content and engagement.

Content Creation:

 Assist in writing and editing blog posts, newsletters, and other digital content.

 Help in producing multimedia content including videos, podcasts, and graphics.

 Consistency of all content with KCIC’s voice and branding.

Event Support:

 Assist in the planning and execution of KCIC events, including webinars, workshops, and press conferences.

 Provide support in creating event promotional materials and post-event reports.

 Administrative Support:

 Maintain the communications calendar and assist in coordinating communication activities.

 Support the communications team with various administrative tasks as needed.


 Degree program in Communications, Public Relations, Digital Media, Marketing, or a related field.


 Digital native, fluent in tech and familiar with social media platforms

 Basic knowledge of graphic design and video editing is a plus.

Functional Skills

 Planning and organization

 Good Video editing skills

 Good Written and Verbal Skills

 Social Media management

 Ability in using graphics design software

Behavioral Skills

 Professionalism and integrity

 Interpersonal skills

 Creativity and Innovation

 Adaptability and Reliability


How To Apply

Interested candidates are invited to send the completed KCIC Employment Application Form as per the link below, together with their updated resume and cover letter detailing experience relevant to the role, current and expected salary, daytime telephone contacts, and names of three professional referees.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 14th June 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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