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  • Posted: Sep 1, 2022
    Deadline: Sep 7, 2022
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    LVCT Health is an indigenous Kenyan non-governmental and not-for-profit organization established in 2001. We are driving Kenya towards HIV prevention, with an ultimate goal of reducing HIV infections to zero. We offer integrated HIV services through development of models that are scaled up to the national models. We also carry out sexual and reproductive ...
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    Communications & Knowledge Management Officer

    Ref number:CKMO/LVCT/08/2022 

    Key responsibilities

    • Coordinate project’s external and internal communications
    • Develop and regularly update the Dhibiti Communications Strategy and Plan. Develop a work plan for implementation of the communication strategy
    • Develop a plan for production of technical communication and other institutional /project documents
    • Ensure adherence to the Program Branding and Marking Plan in line with CDC guidance
    • Serve as the contact person for CDC on Communications. Maintain regular contact with CDC and participate in CDC meetings
    • Submit regular (weekly) updates to CDC on communications activities from the program and ensure timely communication of events to CDC
    • In liaison with CKM Manager, support all media activities related to the project including liaising with CDC on the same as per CDC policies and procedures
    • Support in preparation of media briefs, press releases, info packs and in organizing media and dissemination events liaising closely with CDC where applicable
    • Support awareness creation and profiling of Dhibiti advocacy and campaigns through identification and utilization of appropriate media opportunities
    • Write, edit and oversee production and dissemination of project quarterly and annual publications to a wide range of stakeholders
    • Ensure timely communication and dissemination of communication outputs to relevant target audiences
    • Translate project information and products into formats and language appropriate for various target audiences including writing research for lay audiences.
    • Oversee editing, lay out and formatting of newsletters, policy briefs and other communication products to sufficient high quality editorial standards
    • Maintain an updated database of stakeholders for purposes of disseminating communication products
    • Coordinate, facilitate and promote webinars and other project events
    • Contribute content from the program to regularly update the LVCT Health website and social media platforms
    • Ensure appropriate consent is obtained for photographs and other communications products across all project activities
    • Ensure photographs, videos, voice recordings and other communications products are stored securely and can be made accessible throughout the program period and beyond
    • Regularly scan the horizon for communications threats to LVCT Health and Dhibiti and work with the leadership to address them quickly and effectively.
    • Ensure sufficient communications support to LVCT Health events and overall programme work. Ensure proper use and maintenance of communications resources and equipment
    • Provide mentorship support to CKM Assistants/Interns

    Required Qualifications


    • Advanced degree (or bachelor’s degree and equivalent experience) in communications, organizational development or learning, knowledge management, international development, or related field.
    • Experience Minimum   6   years’   experience   in   strategic   and   technical communications  especially  in  global  health  and/or  international development
    • Experience interacting with USG (especially CDC), including at least three years of experience working with a USG-funded organization
    • Experience working with government or donor funded programs.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit their applications and CV along with a cover letter expressing interest and indicating Salary history and expectations to . The position applied for and reference number should be clearly indicated on the subject line and cover letter.

    The closing date is September 07, 2022 . Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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