Principal Information Officer Job – Nyamira County


Principal Information Officer Job At Nyamira County, Kenya JOB GROUP “N”.

This Officer will be answerable to Director Corporate Communication

Principal Information Officer Job Responsibilities

  • Development and distribution of press releases and other materials to the media,
  • Coordinating and organizing press teams for prompt and effective coverage of the County functions,
  • Drafting, taking notes for County Officers,
  • Gathering information on programmes, significant events from County departments,
  • Assisting in the development of communication and media strategy,
  • Editing stories on various special issues before release to the press,
  • Organizing events and providing publicity,
  • Disseminating information concerning county entities programmes and activities, and
  • Assist in the preparation of exhibitions.

Qualifications For Principal Information Officer Job

  • Be a Kenyan citizen,
  • Be a holder of at least a Bachelor degree in any of the following discipline:- Mass Communication, Journalism, Public Relations, Corporate Communications, Communication Studies, Media Studies/Sciences or any other relevant and equivalent qualifications from a from a University recognized in Kenya,
  • Have knowledge, experience and a distinguished career of not less than five (5) years in public communication; and
  • Must satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya,

You must attach photocopies of the following clearances:-

  • KRA certificate on tax compliance
  • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Clearance from HELB
  • Credit Bureau
  • Certificate of good conduct


How to Apply

  • All applications should be accompanied with a copy of National ID card, a detailed CV and copies of all relevant certificates and testimonials.They should be submitted in sealed envelopes clearly marked on the left side the position advertised to reach on or before 26th August 2016 addressed to the undersigned. NB: Please quote reference number when applying.