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  • Posted: Jun 6, 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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    Officer IV-N, Communications

    Key Responsibilities:

    Production of Communications resources for IMARA

    (Media, Internal, Emergency, Advocacy, Community Voice Comms)

    • Production of high quality, Natural Resource Management, child focused, compelling and issues-oriented fundraising, advocacy and publicity materials (web-based, electronic, print, photo and video content) for effective Sida and public engagement.
    • Produce high quality, NRM, child-focused visual (photo and/or video) content that engages broad audiences and enables supporter transformation, staff engagement, and advocacy and revenue generation.
    • Develop and maintain media contacts, pitch compelling NRM content and position IMARA in influential media outlets in the national and global levels. Produce rapid information and compelling needs and impact-focused content for Partnership communications and marketing for Environment and Climate Change related issues.
    • Prepare written project materials, internal newsletters, presentation materials and other communications products for the Sida, GoK, IMARA Consortium.
    • Develop and publish digital content for IMARA
    • Offices, or VIP visits
    • Design and manage a project website and a social media platform that engage audiences to the integrated WV Kenya website


    Planning and Capacity Building

    • Provide communications advice including crafting of relevant messages and use of the right media
    • Create relationships and connections utilizing various channels for information sharing, learning, influence to help shape and advance the communications agenda;
    • Develop strategic solutions to given communications challenges.
    • -based Videographer;
    • Facilitate training on communications for development skills for IMARA Staff and Consortium members’ staff.
    • Train and position approved media spokespersons to respond to media inquiries and achieve positive coverage for IMARA Grant and World Vision Kenya and.
    • Support the Resource Acquisition and Management (RAM) team by producing communication resources/materials for marketing the IMARA grant


    Learning, Documentation and Quality


    • Document successful stories/case studies and best, and share these during learning/knowledge management events.
    • Managers organize learning and knowledge sharing events materials for alignment to WVI quality and brand.



    • Lead and participate in daily devotions and other organizational meetings as required
    • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor or designee

    Knowledge/responsibilities for the role

    Required Professional Experience

    • Minimum four (4) year’s professional experience in communications, journalism or public relations.
    • Ability to convey complex information in a straightforward, interesting and motivating manner.
    • starter with proven analytical, problem-solving skills and ability to work with minimum supervision.

    Required Education, training, license, registration, and certification.

    • Minimum bachelor’s degree in communications/Journalism or other relevant training from a recognized university.

    Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications

    • Ability to achieve results working in a multi-cultural organization, including leveraging differences and addressing diversity issues for improved team effectiveness.
    • volve processes.

    Travel and/or Work Environment Requirement

    • Work environment: Office- based with frequent travel to the field.
    • Travel: 50% Domestic travel as required.

    Language Requirements

    • Good English and communication skills (oral and written).

    On call: as required

    Key working relationship

    • Contact (within WV or outside WV)
    • Reason for contact
    • Frequency of contact
    • IMARA Project staff
    • Joint planning & consultation
    • Daily
    • National Office Communication team
    • Consult with NO for technical support.
    • On need basis


    • Decisions are guided by the Program documents including plans, DIPs budgets etc and the Job description. The position holder must exercise sound and
    • independent judgment in carrying out the assigned duties. S/he must be able to interpret policies and guidelines and, in instances not clearly covered by
    • guidelines through a consultation process he/she will identify best approaches to resolve technical and administrative challenges. The position holder is
    • expected to independently prioritize work, proactively identify problem areas, determine possible solutions, takes appropriate action, and keep supervisors.
    • informed and seek more guidance and assistance as deemed necessary.

    Method of Application

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

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