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  • Posted: Mar 26, 2024
    Deadline: Apr 16, 2024
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    Kenya Development Corporation Ltd (KDC) is a Development Finance Institution which was established in 2020 to merge the operations of Industrial and Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC), Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC) and IDB Capital Limited. KDC is mandated to play a catalytic role in Kenya’s socio-economic development by providing long-ter...
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    Assistant Manager, Corporate Communication


    Job Purpose

    The Assistant Manager, Corporate Communication will be responsible for maintaining the
    Corporation’s reputation, visibility and corporate image through execution of effective
    communication policies, guidelines and initiatives.

    Job Specification

    Duties and responsibilities

    • Incorporating online tools and in-person networking to create relationships and ultimately build the KDC brand, both online and off line;
    • Content creation – writing blog posts, articles, newsletters, communications materials, and material for social media channels;
    • Social media marketing– creating, managing and growing the authority’s presence through blogs, Twitter, Facebook, and other strategically relevant online properties;
    • Events and event planning– attending industry events and planning meetups for KDC leadership;
    • Managing incoming media requests and building relationships with industry journalists; creating, executing and measuring media campaigns;
    • Responsible to overlook the customer support – collecting reports, and forwarding clients feedbacks to the management;
    • Managing any online feedback forums;
    • Implementing strategic communications plans and to provide local market insight for the authorities public-facing communications;
    • Analytics– Using Google Analytics and other measurement tools to provide reports on metrics, and continually find ways to improve on those metrics through testing and new initiatives;
    • Working with journalists, media producers, editors and strategic influencers;
    • Gathering information on programmes and significant events in a specific KDC Cluster area
    • Responsible for scheduling media interviews;
    • Assisting in developing media plans, distribute and follow up media releases, book interviews and respond to media request.

    Person Specification

    • A minimum period of eight (8) years relevant work experience four (4) of which should have been at supervisory level;
    • Master’s Degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Marketing, International Relations or any other equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism, Marketing, International Relations or any other equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
    • Professional qualification and membership to a professional body where applicable;
    • Management Course will be an added advantage;
    • Proficiency in computer applications;
    • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified persons to apply online through the KDC website under the careers section. The applications should be received by 16th April 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    Kenya Development Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to
    implementing the provisions of the Constitution - Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenya’s diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons living with disabilities.

    Therefore, women, persons living with disabilities, the marginalized and the minorities are encouraged to apply. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification

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