Social media content creator

Responsibilities

Develop content for social media in collaboration with producers
Engage with our different audience and come up with new ways to do this
Monitor progress using analytical tools
Prepare daily and weekly reports for management
Come up with different social media campaigns
Respond to questions and comments on the social media platforms
Take and edit photos and videos
Requirements

A good understanding of the different social media channels such as; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Previous marketing/social media experience
At least 2 years’ experience as a Social Media Content Creator
Excellent customer care skills
Strong communication skills
Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Marketing, Public Relations or in a related field

Qualified and interested candidates should email a cover letter and a copy of their CV to hr@familymedia.tv with ‘Social Media Content Creator’ as the email subject.

Radio Broadcast Assistant

Family TV is seeking to recruit a Radio Broadcast Assistant

Essential Knowledge and Skills

Must have strong organisational skills.
Knowledge of the Radio market, different station and programme styles, and audience demographics.
Good knowledge and good ear for sound, music genres, artists and updates.
Knowledge and ability to work with different Radio Automation and editing software’s.
A high level of IT skills – particularly good word-processing and data handling skills.
Ability to learn how to use a variety of recording equipment, and to operate different radio studios.
Ability to conduct effective internet research, use relevant computer software for audio recording, editing, and, packaging when necessary.
Accuracy and attention to detail.
Creative thinking, idea generation and problem solving skills.
Must have confidence and tenacity to pursue information and overcome obstacles.
Ability to work independently but also as part of a team.
Ability to work effectively under pressure, react quickly, and meet tight deadlines.
Determination, diplomacy and excellent interpersonal skills.
Empathy and patience, the ability to build rapport and draw information from people.
A basic understanding of the law, ethics and industry regulation as they affect Radio production.
Self-motivation and adaptability.


Qualifications

At least a Diploma in Mass Media, Radio Production, Journalism or a related field.
At least one year’s experience in radio production.
A good overall knowledge of the radio industry and the specifics.
Ability to read and voice scripts will be an added advantage.
Duties and responsibilities

Responsible for the station’s imaging
Checking if the equipment is in good condition. Live assist for live shows
Download and edit shows
Editing TV Voiceovers and different programs
Cutting adverts and mentions immediately after shows
Responsible for monitoring the signal and ensuring we are on air at all times in all our frequencies.
Responsible for all technical aspects of the department

Qualified and interested candidates should email a cover letter and a copy of their CV to hr@familymedia.tv with the job title ‘Radio Broadcast Assistant’ as the email subject.

Advance scholarship For Africans

Udacity and Access Bank are committed to closing the divide between the number of tech jobs available and the number of Africans working in tech by providing opportunities to those who would not otherwise have them.

Application deadline: 31st August, 2021

Together, they are offering:

  • 1,000 Nanodegree program scholarships for Africans to build practical, in-demand, cutting-edge tech skills.
  • Engagement with classmates in a robust, actively managed, student community.
  • Subject matter experts and on-demand tutors.

The scholarship will create upskilling opportunities for individuals and give them the skills needed in the digital world. In fact, the tech industry comprises some of the highest growth, most in-demand careers today.

Applications for this scholarship program are open! The timeline for Cohort 1 will be:

  • Applications Accepted: August 2, 2021 – August 31, 2021
  • Challenge Winners Announced: September 10, 2021
  • Challenge Course: September 13, 2021- October 18, 2021
  • Scholarship Winners Announced: October 28, 2021
  • Scholarship: October 29, 2021 – December 24, 2021

Apply using the link below.

https://www.udacity.com/scholarships/accessbank

Fully Funded Australian Government Research Scholarship 2022 for International Students

Applications are now opened to apply for Australian Government Research Scholarship 2022 in Australia. RTP scholarships are available to domestic and overseas students enrolled in an accredited HDR course. All International Students from all over the globe are eligible to pursue their Master’s Degree or PhD Degree from Australia. Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) is a Fully Funded Scholarship for the academic session of 2021-22

Scholarship Coverage:

Australian Government Research Scholarship 2022 is a Fully Funded Scholarships for International Students in Australia. The scholarships in Australia 2022 will Cover the Following Expenses.

  1. Stipend: An Annual Living Allowance of AUD $28,597 (tax free, 2021 value) for up to 2 Years for a Research Masters degree, and up to 3 Years for a Research Doctoral Degree.
  2. Full Tuition Fee for Masters up to 2 Years & For PhD Degree up to 4 Years.
  3. Medical Funds (Paid sick leave).
  4. Overseas Student Health Cover
  5. Travel Allowance Airfare ($1000 travel from their home country to/from Adelaide.
  6. Submission of the Thesis (e.g. Editing, Printing, Binding) Costs AUD$840 for Doctoral candidates. AUD$420 for Masters by Research candidates.

Scholarship Duration:

  • Master’s Program: Up to 2 Years
  • PhD Program: Up to 4 Years.

The list of the fields is given below.

  • Arts
  • Engineering, Computer, and Mathematical Sciences
  • Health and Medical Sciences
  • Professions
  • Sciences

Eligibility Criteria:

This is a basic Eligibility Criteria for Scholarship in Australia for Masters & for Scholarship in Australia for PhD.

  1. Applicants must be International Students.
  2. Applicants are required to have successfully completed at least the equivalent of an Australian Honours degree
  3. Applicants are required to provide evidence of meeting the University English language proficiency requirements.

Application Deadline:

The last date to apply for Research Scholarships 2022 in Australia for International Students varies from University to University

Official application link is found on the link below:

https://www.dese.gov.au/research-block-grants/research-training-program

Laboratory Technologist

Mater Misericordiae Hospital is looking for a Laboratory Technologist to analyse samples and release accurate results within reasonable time to guide the Doctors on proper diagnosis and treatment

Application deadline: 15 August, 2021

Main Duties


Receiving histology specimens and recording them in histology / cytology register


Analyze patient’s specimen and give results within acceptable TAT
Performing histology tissue processing procedures as per the SOPs: i.e. grossing, sectioning, embedding and staining


Assist pathologist in gross examination of the tissues


Preparation of different stains used in histology as per the SOP


Perform quality controls to monitor bias and performance for the Department


Report faulty equipment to the Laboratory Manager


Maintaining accurate tissue and slide records and storage for easier retrieval


Monitor reagents and supplies to ensure the section has enough supplies and utilization is within the budgetary allocation


Assist in any other laboratory sections when called upon


Assist in training new https: staffs and students on internship


Liaise with Laboratory Manager on new laboratory procedures to ensure that the laboratory is abreast with fast developing technology


Market services offered in the department

Required Qualifications for the Position
Holder of HND or BSC in medical laboratory sciences
Must have current KMLTTB license
Minimum 3 years of experience in a busy Histopathology Department
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Keen on detail with high degree of accuracy
Computer literate

If you are interested in the above position and you meet the requirements listed, please send your application together with a detailed CV, copies of Academic Certificates, three [3] referees and include their telephone contacts and email address to hrrecruit@materkenya.com so as to reach us not later than 15th August 2021

Field Researcher

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission is seeking to recruit a Field Researcher

Job Purpose:
On-the-ground support for the operational delivery of the Non-Commemoration Project Team in East Africa.

Liaising with local authorities, local stakeholders,and members of the public in the search for abandoned graves.

The role will also support the Operational Lead on the engagement of external stakeholders in the realisation of new commemoration projects across East Africa.

Essential
•A BSc and/or MSc in Sociology, Anthropology, History, Social Work, or similar relevant subject area.
•High computer literacy including use of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint.

•A proven track record in working with diverse community groups, community/stakeholder engagement, conflict resolution, research, and administration.

Experience Essential
•Experience in ethnography, anthropology or history using qualitative data collection (e.g. conducting interviews, focus groups, collecting stories, or undertaking surveys) would be highly advantageous.
•Experience in working or collaborating with Kenyan governmental bodies.
•Excellent command of written and spoken English, in addition to a high level of literacy in their first language.
•The ability to make presentations and articulate complex information both upwards within an organisation, and to external stakeholders as required.

Desirable
•Experience of working in different cultures, with understanding of cultural and political sensitivities and operations in complex environments is highly desirable.
•Experience of travelling to remote locations including lone working.
•Experience (minimum 2 years) of working in a similar position.
•Any additional language skills which can be utilised across Kenya and East Africa could be beneficial.

Location: The job will be based in Nairobi with a requirement for travel
Contract Type: 3-year Contract
Hours of work: Full time, 40 hours per week
Salary: Offers in the region of: KSH156,000 per month, pro rata, depending upon experience .

How to Apply:
Please send your cover letter, CV and completed application form to aapa.careers@cwgc.org

Senior Associate

Evidence Action

Evidence action is seeking a dynamic, entrepreneurial Senior Associate who can research, design and manage the launch of high-quality new programs.

Application deadline: August 31, 2021

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct desk-based research to rapidly assess the potential of new programs by estimating the total addressable market, cost-effectiveness, evidence-base, strategic fit, and funding opportunities of promising interventions.
  • Design and manage early stage field activities, program scoping, and piloting of new programs in select countries throughout Sub-Saharan Africa and within Kenya. Use the results from these activities to inform the design of program implementation.
  • Work with cost-effectiveness and MLE staff to design, develop, and continuously refine cost-effectiveness models, monitoring frameworks, theories of change, and program evaluations.
  • Coordinate stakeholders and manage work flow across time zones and departments to efficiently and simultaneously drive multiple programs through the Accelerator development process.
  • Lead operational efforts necessary to design and launch program implementation, including budget design and management, work plans, statements of work and memorandums of understanding, product procurement, and IRB procedures.
  • Coordinate activities between Evidence Action and local implementing partners throughout different stages of new programs, including local permissions, compliance, and reporting.
  • Conduct stakeholder outreach (study authors, implementing organizations, donors) to solicit feedback on new programs, their design, key gaps, and whether there is interest in collaborating with Evidence Action.
  • Develop and nurture mutually beneficial relationships with partner organizations (e.g., implementing organizations, government officials, academic researchers).
  • Lead and participate in high-stakes meetings; present the business case for potential programs to donors and governments.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as public health, international development, public policy, economics, statistics, or business; Master’s degree preferred.
  • 2-4 years’ work experience in a demanding, results-oriented environment; background in management consulting, public health delivery, WASH, or nutrition is a bonus.
  • Excellent quantitative and qualitative analytical skills; experience using large data sets and quantitative analysis to drive decision making.
  • Prior experience in reviewing academic literature, performing cost-effectiveness analyses, and synthesizing large quantities of data and evidence for decision making in program design and implementation.
  • Strong task management and organizational skills; proven ability to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • Experience in effectively communicating and negotiating with, presenting to, and managing a variety of stakeholders in multicultural settings, including researchers, implementing partners, donors, and government officials.
  • Advanced writing and presentation skills; ability to communicate complex research methodologies and findings to a non-technical audience clearly and succinctly.
  • Ability to independently represent Evidence Action in high-stakes meetings with government stakeholders and major donors.
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office and Google Workspace; familiarity with Stata, R, SPSS, or other statistical packages is a bonus.
  • Preferred experience living and working in low-income countries, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Verbal and written fluency in English.
  • Kenyan nationals encouraged to apply.

Job Location

We prefer this position to be located in one of our Kenyan offices in either Nairobi or Kisumu.

Travel

The position will require travel to scope the viability of new programs and partnerships in select countries throughout Sub-Saharan Africa and within Kenya. Pending travel restrictions to due COVID-19, the position may require 30% regional and international travel, including extended, multi-week trips.

Start Date

We are flexible with start dates, but we prefer the position be filled as soon as possible.

Application process

Applications must be submitted by August 31st 2021.

Qualified and interested apply via

https://evidenceaction.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=509&source=evidenceaction

Chevening Scholarships

STUDY IN THE UK🇬🇧 Through Chevening Scholarships.

Apply from Kenya to come to the UK on Chevening scholarship and study for one year on a fully funded master’s degree course.

Chevening is the UK government’s international scholarships programme. Funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and partner organisations, we offer awards to study in the UK for one year on a fully funded master’s degree course.

Applications from Kenya for fully funded Chevening Scholarships are now open!

After your year of study, you’ll become a member of a global network of over 50,000 alumni, and return home equipped with an education of the highest standard that could open doors to endless new possibilities.

For applications please use the link below.
https://www.chevening.org/scholarship/kenya/

Application deadline is on 2nd November 2021