BLOG SEARCH

31 Mar 2017

Editor Job - Moi University Vacancies in Kenya

Moi University in partnership with JP-IK of Portugal are seeking to recruit high calibre, result oriented and experienced professionals for the following positions;

Interested applicants should visit the university website www.mu.ac.ke for detailed description of the requirements and responsibilities for the position.

The reference number of the position applied for should be clearly indicated.

The Editor will be responsible to the Senior Editor in daily editorial activities.

Responsibilities

  • He/She will co–ordinate assessment and evaluation of manuscripts for publication and prepare editorial reports on each manuscript
  • He/She will assess and edit manuscripts; he/she will receive solicited and unsolicited manuscripts; he/she will edit and proof read manuscripts.
  • He/She will also liaise with the typesetter and the graphics artists on matters of style and graphics selection.
  • He/She will be required to make detailed editorial comments for consideration by the Senior Editor.
  • He/She will also assist the Senior Editor in co–ordinating editorial activities for all jobs under preparation.
  • He/She will also carry out other duties as may be assigned to him the Senior Editor from time to time.

Job Requirements

  • A Bachelors degree from a recognised institution with a postgraduate studies in publishing/journalism/communication.
  • A Masters degree in Publishing, Communication or any other area of communication will be an added advantage.
  • At least four (4) years working experience as an editor in a busy publishing house.
  • Knowledge of DTP packages.
  • Worked as Senior Assistant Editor for at least three (3) years
  • Been confirmed in the current position

How to Apply
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following positions. Two (2) copies of applications should be submitted in writing together with an updated curriculum vitae giving details of applicant’s age, marital status, academic and professional qualifications, working experience, present post and salary, telephone contact, names and addresses of three referees plus copies of certificates and testimonials.

The reference number of the position applied for should be clearly indicated.

Applications are to be addressed to:-

Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, Research & Extension
Moi University
P.O Box 3900,
ELDORET,
(Teaching positions)

OR

Deputy Vice Chancellor, Administration, Planning & Development
Moi University
P.O Box 3900,
ELDORET,
(Non Teaching Positions)

So as to reach him not later than 14th April, 2017. Applicants are advised to contact their referees and request them to send their letters of reference to the above address.

The referees should write and send their recommendations under sealed envelope within three weeks from the date of this advertisement. For those already in employment, applications should be channelled through their Heads of Departments.

Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted. Any canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Moi University is an equal opportunity employer, persons living with disability are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants should visit the university website www.mu.ac.ke for detailed description of the requirements and responsibilities for each of the positions.

No comments :

SUBSCRIBE FOR UPDATES

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner