The Kenya Scouts Association, a leading Youth Organisation in the Country wishes to advertise the following positions:
1. Public Relations and Communications Executive
The interested candidate must have a University Degree or its equivalent, have the ability to formulate strategies, strengthen public relations and communications at all levels.
At least 5 years experience in a similar position, ability to formulate communication and PR work plans, formulate strategies to raise the profile of Scouting nationally and internationally and must posses the ability to liaise with print and Mass Media for coverage of Scouting events.
2. Personal Assistant to CEO and Receptionist
(2 Different posts)
The interested candidates must have a Diploma in Executive full Secretarial Course, competent in Shorthand and transcription speed of 50wpm, 2 years experience in similar position, Excellent communication skills and computer competence, Great customer service skills, Excellenct prioritization and time management skills, Smart and presentable, Able to multitask, Ability to remain calm under pressure and must be Time flexible.
3. Guest Services Coordinator
The interested candidate must have a minimum of form 4 KCSE grade C, Certificate in Hospitality Management or its equivalent, Proven administrative skills, Fluent in written and verbal English and Kiswahili, Knowledge of computerised booking/reservations, Ability to work under pressure, Man-management skills.
4. Centre Manager
The interested candidate must have a Diploma in Marketing and Public Relations, Good working knowledge of English and Kiswahili, Proven managerial experience of 2 years in similar position, Supervisory skills, Excellecnt people skills, Result oriented and a Certificate of good conduct.
5. Clerical Officers
The interested candidate must have a Diploma (ICDL) or its equivalent, Organizational skills and multitasking capabilities, Good interpersonal skills, Ability to make and maintain clear records and 2 years experience in a similar position.
6. Accounts Assistant
The CPA part II or its equivalent, At least KCSE Grade C, ICT Competence, Ability to work in a busy environment, Ability to work without supervision, Result oriented, Experience of at least 2 years in a similar position and a Certificate of good conduct.
7. Camp Assistants
The interested candidate must have a Minimum KCSE grade C, Supervisory skills, Strong ICT competence, Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with adults, youth and general public, Ability to maintain good financial records, Report writing skills, Ability to work independently and Experience of at least 2 years in similar position.
All interested candidates must be computer literate, possess good communication skills, planning and public relations skills.
Should also be time flexible and have the ability to work under pressure.
Membership in KSA and/or knowledge of Scouting will be a distinct advantage.
Interested candidates are requested to submit their applications, latest CV, day time telephone number, copies of relevant credentials and details of three referees so as to be received by the undersigned on or before 20th April 2012.
National Executive Commissioner
The Kenya Scouts Association