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Job description for the position of the Project Officer/Local Expert

Position Title: Project Officer (PO)/Local Expert (LE)

Position Location: Kenya Community Media Network, Nairobi

Reports to:  KCOMNET Coordinator;

Works closely with:    Finance and Admin Officer; Other Project Officers

Length of Contract:    1-year Contract with the Possibility of extension

 

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Execute Local Expert (LE) responsibilities for social transformation through Social and Behavior Change Communication
  • Support Content Ideation and Production
  • Support Project Development, Planning, Execution and Administration

 

Qualifications

  • Degree or Diploma in Radio Journalism or a related field or the equivalent work experience in a relevant field.
  • Experience in radio and/or communication for development programming
  • Experience in interactive and participatory training, facilitating and coaching
  • Experience of project management and reporting
  • Experience of monitoring and evaluation
  • Experience in administrative work

 

Method of application

Interested candidates can submit their CV and Cover Letter to info@kcomnet.org citing “LOCAL EXPERT” in the subject line on or before Monday, September 27, 2021.

Note: Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

KCOMNET is an equal opportunity employer. Women, Persons with Disabilities and the Marginalized are encouraged to apply.

Covid 19 fact checking and awareness raising desk

 

 

 

The Kenya Community Media Network (KCOMNET) with the support of the Civil Peace Service of GIZ  has set up a fact checking and awareness raising desk during this time of corona virus pandemic. The sole purpose of this desk is to combat incidences of misinformation and fake news circulating on social media, verifying and relaying factual truthful information to our community radio listeners and general public

KCOMNET is registering and recruiting members

Join other media practitioners, NGOs, and community media groups committed to supporting and developing community media in Kenya.

If you’d like to join us in these endeavors, please fill out the Member Application for consideration.

Our latest publication

Community Radios Broadcasting for Peace pays tribute to a big family: The community of Kenyan Community Radios.

World Radio Day 2021

The 10th edition of World Radio Day celebrations was a success courtesy of the support and efforts by our
partners, organizers and the support of Domus FM community radio which hosted the event at Karen Village
Centre, Nairobi. We wish to pass our gratitude to Kenya Community Media Network, Civil Peace Service of GIZ,
Communications Authority (CA), Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANET), Kenya Correspondents Association
(KCA) DW Alumni, Kenya Chapter, Internews, Radio Domus and our community radio journalists
for immense contribution in making the day a success. We are also grateful to the Spoken Word Artistes;
Dorphan and Spontaneous the poet for delivering insightful spoken word pieces touching on the theme of the
day.

Thank you all very much!

Covid 19 fact checking and awareness raising desk

 

 

 

The Kenya Community Media Network (KCOMNET) with the support of the Civil Peace Service of GIZ  has set up a fact checking and awareness raising desk during this time of corona virus pandemic. The sole purpose of this desk is to combat incidences of misinformation and fake news circulating on social media, verifying and relaying factual truthful information to our community radio listeners and general public

KCOMNET is registering and recruiting members

Join other media practitioners, NGOs, and community media groups committed to supporting and developing community media in Kenya.

If you’d like to join us in these endeavors, please fill out the Member Application for consideration.

Our latest publication

Community Radios Broadcasting for Peace pays tribute to a big family: The community of Kenyan Community Radios.

Our latest publication

Community Radios Broadcasting for Peace pays tribute to a big family: The community of Kenyan Community Radios.

Amplifying Community Voices

Since formation, KCOMNET has focused its attention in the consolidation and strengthening of community media sector in Kenya through four programmatic interventions:

Networking

KCOMNET brings together community media groups and other stakeholders committed to development communication in Kenya.

Policy Advocacy

We enhance advocacy to improve policy and regulatory framework to expand the practice of community media in Kenya.

Capacity Building

KCOMNET executes rigorous capacity building programmes for community media groups to make them strong, vibrant and sustainable.

Content Development

We improve the generation of local content and programming in community media outlets to sustain their unique identity.

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