1. Who are we?
Policy Forum (PF) is a network of 76 civil society organisations brought together in their interest in poverty reduction, equity and democratization and pursuit to enhance and augment the voice of ordinary citizens in national policy processes. The network focuses on governance and public money accountability at both central and local levels. PF wishes to recruit a Programme Assistant – Advocacy & Engagement.
2. Programme Assistant– Advocacy & Engagement
Supporting Manager – Advocacy & Engagement
Assist in implementing the Policy Forum Communication and Advocacy Strategy including the systematic distribution of publications; updating the Policy Forum website and social media sites; translating and editing of publications (English/Kiswahili); responding to basic correspondence on policy-related issues; organising internal and external meetings; and eventually producing initial drafts of Policy Forum published materials.
What key qualifications and experience are we looking for?
How to apply
If you fit the above criteria, you are invited to submit the following: (a) a cover letter clearly stating in 200 words why you want this job and consider yourself suitable for it, (b) an updated CV which includes your complete contact details and 2-3 referees (not more than three pages) and (c) 1 sample (no more than 2500 words) of your written work in Kiswahili or English. The application deadline is the 28th April 2017. Application materials will be retained by Policy Forum and cannot be returned.
Women are strongly encouraged to apply!
Interested candidates should submit an application by E-mail to the following address: