Job vacancies

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WE ARE HIRING

1. Conservation Marketing Officer

Role

Nature Kenya is seeking to recruit a Conservation Marketing Officer (CMO). The officer will play a major role in growing the society's revenue and maximizing income from existing and new partnerships, including engaging corporates and high net worth individuals in society. The position holder will be expected to connect Nature Kenya to potential corporate partners and individual donors and assist in maintaining existing relationships. He/she will also assist the Marketing Manager in implementing marketing and fundraising strategies.

The job will involve packaging Nature Kenya's conservation work and seeking financial support for the continued delivery of planned targets. Nature Kenya’s core funding is critical. Solicited financial support is expected to include unrestricted funding.

Key Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, sales and marketing or development studies,
  • At least two years’ experience in corporate fundraising,
  • Proven record of successfully applying for substantial funding from corporates and other prospective donors,
  • Persuasive written communication skills in both creative and technical formats.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with genuine ability to relate to people and developing relationships with corporate partners,
  • Confident in making presentations, able to present compelling short programmes to groups of donors and prospects.

Terms

One year contract renewable subject to performance and funding availability.

2. Communications Officer

Role

The Communications Officer (CO) is expected to work under the supervision of the Membership and Marketing Manager through the Communications Coordinator. He/she will work closely with the conservation, advocacy and membership teams to maintain internal and external communications with partners, donors and the general public. The position of Communications Officer will also support the implementation of Nature Kenya’s projects communication components as per the proposed work plans and budgets.

Key Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma, preferably in media studies, journalism, or a communication related field,
  • Two years’ experience working in a media/communication related environment,
  • Proven ability to write and edit articles, press releases, scripts among others,
  • In-depth understanding of social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn), blogging and website (WordPress) maintenance,
  • Knowledge in photography, desk-top-publishing and video production.

Terms

One year contract renewable subject to performance and funding availability.

If interested in any of these positions kindly send your application and curriculum vitae, stating your expected remuneration to office@naturekenya.org  The deadline for receiving applications is 15th November 2019.

Detailed job descriptions for these positions are available from Nature Kenya on request.