The Kenya Medical Training College (KMTC) is a State Corporation established for the purpose of providing facilities for the College education under the Ministry of Health.
The College has grown to become a premier middle level training institution for medical training in Kenya as well as East and Central Africa region.
The KMTC Board seeks to recruit a competent, dynamic, visionary and experienced person to fill the following vacant position:
Ref No: KMTC/QP-12/EAF/2/2018
Job Summary: The Communications Manager will report to Corporation Secretary and the Duties will include: advising the college on appropriate Corporate Communications policies and strategies: providing interface between the college and other stakeholders: initiating and developing Corporate Social responsibility programmes: monitoring and updating the corporation’s policy debate within government, which may affect the operations of the corporation; maintaining positive corporate image; developing of the corporate trend; and coordinating organization of protocol functions and other events.
Requirements for Appointments
For appointment to this grade, an officer must:
(i) Have served in the grade of Deputy Corporate Communications Officer or in a comparable position in the Public Service or in a reputable private sector organization for a minimum period of eight (8) years with three years in a management capacity;
(ii) Have a Bachelors Degree in any of the following fields: Mass Communication, Communication Studies, Journalism, International relations or any other approved equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
(iii) Have a Masters Degree in any of the following fields: Mass Communication, Communication Studies, Journalism, International relations or any other approved equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
(iv) Have a clear understanding of the working of the media:
(v) Have a attended a management course lasting not less than four weeks from a recognised institution, from a recognized institution;
(vi) Be Proficient in Computer Applications.
(vii) Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution
(viii) Possess good oral and written communication skills in both English and Kiswahili; and
(ix) Have demonstrated professional and managerial competence in information work as reflected in work performance and results.
How to Apply
In addition, a candidate will be required to submit copies of membership of Professional Registration; Certificates of clearance from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Ethics and Anti Corruption Commission (EACC), Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) and a Certificate of Good Conduct from Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI).
Applicants whose backgrounds and competencies match the specifications are invited to send their applications, quoting the vacancy position and enclosing updated curriculum Vitae , copies of Academic and professional Certificates, National Identity card and day time telephone contact, to:
Kenya Medical Training College
P.O Box 30195- 001000,
So as to reach him not later than Friday, 11th January 2019
The Kenya Medical Training College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to implementing affirmative action, promotion of National values and Principles of governance. In this regard, women, persons with disability and minorities with the requisite qualifications are encouraged to apply. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.