Kakenya’s Dream seeks to empower and motivate young girls through education to become agents of change and to break the cycle destructive cultural practices in Kenya, such as female genital mutilation and early forced marriage. These future leaders will improve their community, their nation, and the world. We challenge ourselves to come up with the best educational system for young African girls and we promise to share our models with others.
Communications Support (90%)
Brainstorm and provide creative support and ideas for social media posts, video content, thought leadership pieces, and blogs
Draft interview questionnaires and conduct interviews with students, families, and the wider community in Enoosaen to share with our supporters and donors around the world
Build up a bank of compelling student interviews and programming/event stories and articles with high quality photos for communications and development staff use (collect and finalize approximately 5 interviews/stories per month)
Take professional class photos of each class at KCE I and II annually
Degree/Higher Diploma preferably in Journalism and Mass Communications, Public Relations, Development Communication or any other related field
Minimum 2 years relevant experience in the communication field, preferable in an NGO environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to meet strict deadlines and manage multiple priorities
Must be results focused, team oriented, creative, and a self-starter
How to Apply
If you meet the above qualifications please email your resume, cover letter, a creative writing sample (preferably an interview or storytelling piece), and 2-3 photography samples to firstname.lastname@example.org by close of business on Friday 11th December, 2020. Please note, applications without all the above materials will be considered incomplete and will not be accepted.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.