NOT Getting Job Interviews? Get A Professional CV Today. Click Here For Details

Communication Jobs, Busia County Jobs

Pursuant to Article 235 (1) (b) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and Section 59 (1) (b), of The County Governments Act No.17, 2012, The County Public Service Board of Busia invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill vacant positions in the Office of the Governor as follows:

 PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER II, (EDITOR/CAMERA PERSON), JOB GROUP J – 2 POSITIONS

Responsibilities

  • Gathering information on existing programmes, significant events and the impact on customers and forwarding the same to the head of Department for
  • Liaising with media practitioners and the public on issues of mutual concern under the guidance of a senior
  • Operate professional video and still cameras for news as well as documentary production
  • Able to edit sequences using Final Cut Pro or other editing systems
  • Able to travel widely for news and documentary assignments as and when required
  • Take care of camera and other equipment assigned and also develop and maintain a well documented photo and video archive
  • Design creative graphics for social media, posters, flyers, website and other publicity and marketing materials;
  • Prepare visual presentations by designing art and copy layouts;
  • Develop presentations, web interface and interactive products and layout and design presentations;
  • Deliver creative graphic and technical solutions for use for new media;

Qualifications 

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen
  • Be in possession of a Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Mass Communication, Communication Studies, Journalism, Public Relations, Social Sciences and sound technician or any other approved equivalent qualifications from a recognized University/Institution;

For promotion:

  • Diploma in the following disciplines: Mass Communication, Communication Studies, Journalism, Public Relations, and Social Sciences or sound technician
  • Strong people skills and the ability to work in a team
  • possess good oral and written communication skills in both English and Kiswahili;
  • possess advanced computer application skills; and
  • Have shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results
  • Computer Literacy
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya,

Additional requirements

All applicants are expected to attach copies of the following additional documents

  • Tax Compliance Certificate
  • Clearance from HELB where necessary
  • Clearance from the Ethics and anti-corruption commission
  • Certificate of good conduct from the police
  • CRB Clearance Certificate

How to Apply

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications attaching copies of their certificates and testimonials, and send to the undersigned on or before 17th December, 2019 at 5.00 p.m.:

THE SECRETARY/CEO

BUSIA COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD P.O BOX 1103-50400

BUSIA (K)