Purpose of the job
Reporting to the Deputy Director – Communication, the Manager – Communication will be responsible for editing and design of OAG audit reports and implementation of various internal and external communication interventions for the office.
Duties and Responsibilities
Edit, proof-read and design audit reports and other publications to make them more reader-friendly and easy to understand
Coordinate the production of popular, Swahili and braille versions of OAG audit reports, to meet the needs of the citizens and expectations of key stakeholders
Develop and oversee implementation of Communications Strategy and Policy to drive OAG agenda
Produce proactive and authoritative press releases, briefs, case studies, articles, and speeches that drive the corporate objectives of OAG
Monitor media coverage and develop mitigating measures
Develop and implement outreach and advocacy programs to enhance good governance and accountability among targeted stakeholders
Develop, manage and drive the crisis communications component on behalf of OAG
Drive, champion, and position OAG brand attributes to all external publics through appropriate communications channels
Implement and manage all digital communication that includes website and appropriate social media platforms
Requirements for appointment
Bachelor’s Degree in English, Linguistics, Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Mass Media or any other relevant discipline from a recognized institution;
A postgraduate qualification in PR, Communications, Journalism, Mass media or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
Registered member of the Public Relations Society of Kenya of good standing;
Minimum 9 years experience 3 (three) of which should be in a Position of Communication Officer or equivalent position.
Proven experience in editing, proofreading, and document preparation will be an added advantage.
How To Apply
All applications must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants must attach the following documents:
Application Form clearly indicating the post applied for, the full name of the applicant, National ID Card No, Telephone Number, and email address.
Academic and professional certificates
Other relevant testimonials
Clearance certificates from the following bodies:
Directorate of Criminal Investigations
Credit Reference Bureau
Kenya Revenue Authority
Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
Higher Education Loans Board where applicable
Applications should reach the Office on or before 25 May 2021
It is a criminal offense to provide false information and documents in job applications. The Office shall take appropriate action on any applicant who shall be found to have presented false information and/ or documents.
The Office of the Auditor-General is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to have diversity in the workforce in line with the Constitution. Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
Canvassing of any form will lead to automatic disqualification
- Address Nairobi
- Salary Will be communicated once short listed
- Qualification Refer to job post
- Experience 2-5 years