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  • Posted: May 26, 2023
    Deadline: Jun 9, 2023
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    Kiambu County is one of the 47 counties in the Republic of Kenya. It is located in the central region and covers a total area of 2,543.5 Km2 with 476.3 Km2under forest cover according to the 2009 Kenya Population and Housing Census. Kiambu County borders.
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    Information and Communication Officer (1 Post)

    Duties & Responsibilities 

    • Creating visual text and imagery concepts using computer software, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate the target audience.
    • Developing the overall layout and production design for advertisements, brochures, magazines, corporate reports, etc.
    • Designing graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, logos, or imagery for print and digital uses including banner ads, social media posts, website graphics, magazine advertorials, etc.
    • Using various media to achieve artistic or decorative effects.
    • Deciding how images and text work together in a specific layout.
    • Transform statistical data into visual graphics and diagrams.
    • Creating infographics, which can make complex ideas more accessible.
    • Support effective and timely internal communication;
    • Assist in drafting the content of internal and external messages to convey important developments, brief on the outcomes of events and other relevant initiatives;
    • Perform other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

    Person Specifications: 
    For appointment to this scale, a candidate must meet the following requirements:

    • Be a Kenyan citizen.
    • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s Degree from a University recognized in Kenya and a post graduate qualification in any of the following: Mass Communication, Graphic Design, Journalism, Media Studies/Science or a related field.
    • Have working experience of not less than 5 years preferably in graphic design
    • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically After Effects, Premiere Pro, and Illustrator. 
    • Experience with 3D animation and video editing is a plus.
    • Strong portfolio of motion graphics work that showcases creativity, attention to detail, and the ability to bring ideas to life.
    • Possess good oral and written communication skills in both English and Kiswahili.
    • Should have good attention to detail and good relationship management skills.
    • Be computer literate.
    • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter six of the constitution.

    Method of Application

    All applicants should submit their applications cover letter together with copies of their detailed curriculum vitae with names, address and telephone contacts of three referees. Copies of academic and professional certificates, testimonials, national identity card or passport and any other supporting documents should be attached to the application.
    Applications should be addressed to: 

    County Public Service Board
    County Government of Kiambu
    P O Box 2362 - 00900


    • ALL applications should be hand delivered in a sealed envelope, clearly marked on top of the envelope the position applied for, and dropped in the specific box provided at County Public Service Board offices, Room 103, First Floor at Thika Sub-County Offices between 8.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. on weekdays.
    • Applications should reach the Board on or before Friday 9th June,2023.

    Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original identity card, academic and professional certificates and submit clearance from the following institutions: 

    • Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
    • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
    • Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI)
    • Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
    • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

    County Government of Kiambu is an equal opportunity employer, women, youth and people living with disability are encouraged to apply. 
    The Board and the County Government of Kiambu is committed to Zero Tolerance to Corruption. We CAUTION applicants and their families not to fall victim of fraudsters and impersonators who solicit for money with a promise to secure them jobs in the CountyGovernment. 
    The Board shall bear no responsibility for any personal loss arising from such unlawful dealings. Report any of such cases to the Police

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