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  • Posted: Sep 27, 2022
    Deadline: Oct 11, 2022
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    The National Land Commission of Kenya is an independent government commission whose establishment was provided for by the Constitution of Kenya to, amongst other things, manage public land on behalf of the national and county governments, initiate investigations into present or historical land injustices and recommend appropriate redress, and monitor and hav...
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    Advocacy Officer (1) Post

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Coordinate the dissemination and distribution of Information, Education and Communication (IEC) materials throughout the Country.
    • Coordinate management of social media advocacy.
    • Prepare a wide range of information products including audio/visual communications.
    • Drafts funding proposals for new and existing Advocacy programs.
    • Prepare draft procedures and guidelines for advocacy.
    • Organize stakeholder forums, workshops and meetings.
    • Prepare draft Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs).
    • Draft position papers, policy briefings, presentations and other advocacy materials.
    • Prepare draft publications, brochures, fact sheets, stories from the field to inform media and general public on the work of the Commission, its mandates and inter-linkages.
    • Liaise with key partners to champion land rights and land reforms.
    • Facilitate NLC’s input to key regional advocacy events and other sub-regional fora in collaboration with other NLC Directorates.

    Job Competencies (Knowledge, Experience and Attributes / Skills):
    Academic Qualifications;

    • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Sociology, Anthropology, Education or Communication, Information Science or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
    • Professional Qualifications / Membership to professional bodies;
    • Membership to any related professional body.
    • Previous relevant work experience required.
    • Must have served in a similar position in the private or public sector for at least three (3) years.

    Applicants must possess level of knowledge and skills in the following areas;

    • Fund raising and Resources Mobilization skills.
    • Report writing skills.
    • Communication Skills.
    • Negotiation Skills.
    • Problem Solving Skills

    Method of Application

    Job applicants should attach all requisite academic and professional certificates to the application form which is to be downloaded from the Commission website.
    Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert will not be accepted. 
    Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity card, academic & professional certificates, transcripts and testimonials during interviews. 
    Please note that it’s a criminal offence to present unauthentic certificates. 
    If you possess or meet the above qualifications, please send;
    Your application letter together with detailed Curriculum Vitae including names of three referees and their full contacts (Name, Post Office Box number, email address, and day time telephone/mobile phone contacts)
    Visit our website for instructions on how to apply and to download employment application form. Applicants MUST apply both online and submit hard copies of their application.
    In case you do not hear from us, please consider yourself unsuccessful.
    Please note that canvassing for this position will lead to automatic disqualification.

    Upon granting an offer of employment, a successful candidate MUST present and satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 by providing copies of the following documents;

    • A valid Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA).
    • A valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI).
    • A valid Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
    • A valid Clearance Certificate from an approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).
    • A valid Clearance form from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).

    Applications should reach the office of the Secretary/CEO, National Land Commission by 11th October, 2022 on/or before 5.00pm.
    The National Land Commission is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people from marginalized areas and Persons living with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
    All hardcopy application should be submitted to:

    The Secretary/CEO 
    National Land Commission 2nd Ngong Road Avenue,
    316 UpperHill Chambers Building, 
    19th Floor, P.O Box 44417-00100,

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