14 Jun 2017

KNEC Corporate Communications Officer Job


The Principal Corporate Communications Officer will be reporting to the Director – Corporate Services.

Job Requirements

  • Masters Degree in either Mass Communication, Public Relations, Communication Studies, Journalism or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Have served as Chief Communications Officer for a minimum period of three (3) years
  • 15 years cumulative relevant work experience, three (3) of which should have been at managerial level handling public communications activities in a reputable institution. Those below Job group ‘N’ in Government or TSC or its equivalent need not apply;
  • Member of professional body in relevant field;
  • Must have evidence of proficiency and knowledge in Advanced Computer Applications; (MS Office Packages,
  • Desktop and Web-based Publishing, Photo and Video editing);
  • Meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Kenyan Constitution on Leadership and Integrity; and
  • Candidates who have attended Senior Management Course lasting not less than four weeks will have an added advantage;


  • Co-ordinate all KNEC’s corporate communications activities;
  • Advice the Director in areas of Public Communications, Public Relations, Media Relations and Customer Care;
  • Develop, implement and review the KNEC Corporate Communications Policy and communication strategies;
  • Design, initiate research on corporate relations issues and develop appropriate interventions;
  • Devise and implement measures to ensure proper projection of the identity and public image of KNEC;
  • Develop and implement budget and annual work plans for the section; and
  • Act as press spokesperson and manage KNEC’s relationship with the media and customers.

How to Apply
Interested and suitably qualified candidates should forward their applications enclosing certified copies of their academic and professional certificates, detailed curriculum vitae giving details of day time telephone contact, e-mail addresses, current remuneration (enclose copy of your latest pay slip), names and valid current contacts of two referees on or before June 30, 2017 to:

The Chief Executive Officer
The Kenya National Examinations Council
P. O. Box 73598 – 00200

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and canvassing will result to automaticn disqualification. All shortlisted candidates in Scale EC 14 and below will be subjected to a Technical Test to be administered by the Council.

KNEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and people with Disability are encouraged to apply.

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