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  • Posted: May 18, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
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    World Vision is an international Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation working in almost 100 countries world-wide to create lasting change in the lives of children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.
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    Guest Relations Officer

    Duties and Responsibilities 

    Guests relations and coordination 8

    • Promote strategic and cordial communication and relationships with approved visitors in relation to itinerary, travel requirements, bookings
    • Ensure there is an approved protocol for visitor management and is communicated across all relevant departments.
    • Handle issues regarding issuance of Visa invitation letters to all international visitors in collaboration with government protocol department
    • Coordinate implementation of visitor management protocol from -pre-arrival information, briefing to visit conclusion
    • Coordinate with hosting departments to ensure harmonized communication to ensure successful visits.
    • Coordinate with security department and child safeguarding for briefings, support and adherence to the same
    • Develop itineraries, task schedules and master calendar for all key activities to be carried out by WV Kenya visitors.
    • Ensure timely, courteous and accurate response to enquiries from guests.
    • Plan, manage and coordinate logistical needs for all approved visitors in conjunction with administration and WV Kenya hosts.
    • Ensure timely airport pick up and accommodation for approved guests as per schedule.
    • Compile and update welcome information package for guests annually.
    • Ensure feedback by guests are received, filed and used to improve guest relations experience and support.
    • Ensure all guests comply with WV Kenya guest relation’s guidelines, policies and procedures.
    • Ensure all WV guests sign an acknowledgement that they know, understand and will follow World Vision Kenya’s Safeguarding Policy and keep signed agreements on file.
    • Coordinate with administration for visitor vehicle facilitation and where necessary facilitate the visitors directly

    Reporting and visit Experience Improvement 15%

    • Ensure that feedback from guests is received, filed and used to improve guest relation’s support.
    • Compile monthly reports of anticipated and actual approved visits, and share with SLT for planning purposes
    • Facilitate and file duly signed protocol documents (eg. Child and Adult Safeguarding protocols, Security Acknowledgment, Evidence of Informed Consent for photos and videos and Trip Evaluation/Satisfaction forms).
    • Work closely with Liaison Officers to ensure effective and efficient maintenance and use of vehicles as per WVK motor vehicle policy
    • Ensure timely submission of approved vehicle report and consolidate monthly fuel receipts to Fleet Manager

    Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge

    • Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations, Hospitality, Tourism, Communications, Social Sciences, Community Development or related field from an accredited institution.
    • At least 3 years of experience with non-government organization or busy guest relations/ hospitality office preferred.
    • Excellent communication and public relations skills
    • Demonstrate awareness of Occupational Health & Safety policies and procedures including Basic First Aid training
    • Valid and clean driving license with class B, C and E.
    • Three years’ experience in driving class B, C and E vehicles (Manual Transmission is a MUST)
    • Ability to work effectively with guests and colleagues from different viewpoints, cultures and countries
    • Must possess professionalism with impeccable grooming and presentation
    • Excellent organizational skills with a high level of responsibility and commitment
    • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
    • Willing to work flexible schedule with changing shifts including Weekends and Holidays
    • Must be a committed Christian, able to stand above denominational diversities.
    • Demonstrate awareness of Occupational Health & Safety policies and procedures including Basic First Aid training

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to World Vision Kenya on to apply

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