Monday, September 22, 2014

Kericho County Information Officer Job in Kenya (Re-Advertisement)

Kericho County Public Service Board wishes to recruit a competent and self-driven, person to fill the following position pursuant to section 63 of the County Government Act NO. 17 of 2012.
Information Officer
KCPSB-V .NO /11/2014
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1 Post
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assisting in sourcing for appropriate television and radio programs to disseminate information on activities of the County.
  • Documenting the County events through video, Photography and press cuttings,
  • Preparing and placement of Radio and TV infomercials,
  • Assisting in preparation of exhibitions and trade fairs, and
  • Assisting in the development of communications and media strategy.
Requirements for appointment
For appointment to this grade, a person must:
  1. Be a Kenyan Citizen;
  2. Be a degree holder in the following disciplines:- Mass Communication, Journalism, Public Relations, Communication studies, Media studies/Sciences or any other relevant and equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution in Kenya or
  3. Be a Diploma Holder in the disciplines indicated in (2) above with at least three years experience
  4. Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Terms of service: Permanent & Pensionable
  • Salary scale: Kshs 24,662-29,918 /= p.m
  • House Allowance: Kshs 4,500/= p.m
  • Commuter Allowance: Kshs 4,000/= p.m
How to Apply:
Applicants should:
  • Attach clearance certificates from:-
  1. Kenya Revenue Authority
  2. Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission
  3. CID (Certificate of Good Conduct)
  4. Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)( where applicable)
  • Indicate their respective Wards and Sub-Counties if they are from Kericho County.
  • Submit their applications attaching copies of National Identity Card / Passport, Curriculum Vitae, Testimonials, Academic and Professional Certificates clearly stating position applied for on top of the envelope and addressed to:
The Secretary,/CEO
County Public Service Board,
P.O. Box 1376-20200

Or Hand delivered to: County Public Service Board Offices located next to Kericho Primary School.
  • All applications to reach the Secretary/CEO, County Public Service Board on or before Wednesday 1st October, 2014
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
  • Beware of fraudsters who will claim that they can assist secure Jobs in the County Government.
  • Those who had applied earlier need to apply afresh.
  • The Board wishes to assure the Public that it has and will always conduct its business in the most transparent manner.
NB: Kericho County is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disability and marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.