African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) Communications Assistant Vacancy in Kenya

Communications Assistant – Policy Engagement and Communications Division

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is an international, non-profit, non-governmental organization that conducts high quality and policy relevant research on population, health, education and development issues facing sub-Saharan Africa.

APHRC seeks to recruit a communications assistant to work in its Policy Engagement and Communications Division (PEC) for a period between three to six months.

Major Responsibilities

  • Organize images in shared drive (and PEC hard drives) in folders that are intuitive and chronological, and able to be used with and without watermark
  • Organize all logos, watermarks, icons, vector logos, etc into a folder that is easily accessible and sharable
  • Load all contacts into contact (program/issue specific?) database to start fresh in 2017
  • Lead on the day-to-day part of the library overhaul and inventory management
  • Support organization, management and inventory of printed products across the Center
  • Develop a PEC mood board on Pinterest for looks, logos and ideas about print products
  • Go through the online stylebook and make updates or additions based on what we identify as missing

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in communication
  • At least 2 years post-qualification experience
  • Strong communication skills (written and oral) with a wide range and level of audience
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills as well as ability to work in a culturally diverse team.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply through our recruitment portal by January 19, 2017.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Cover letters should be addressed to:

The Human Resources Officer

African Population and Health Research Center, Inc

APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru

P. O. Box 10787-GPO,



Communications and Media, NGO and UN
Updated: January 18, 2017 — 12:08 pm