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Thursday, November 17, 2011

Sales Executive - PR and Publishing Company, Nairobi

Sales Executive at a PR and Publishing Company in Nairobi - Kenyan Jobs

A growing public relations and publishing company that offers services to corporate organizations in Kenya and the region is seeking a Sales Executive.

They have been in existence for 8 years, and are now seeking to get staff who will grow the various products that they have in the market, and those currently in development.

The main region of operation is Nairobi.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Research clients, write to them, make presentations
  • Signs orders and collect cheques
  • Service the client.

Minimum Academic & Professional Requirements:

  • Diploma in marketing/business is required
  • At least 2 years job experience.
  • Should be an aggressive sales person
  • Must demonstrate capacity to learn quickly.

Qualified candidates are required to send their cover letters and Resumes to apply@kenyajobsconnection.com by 25th November 2011.

Kindly indicate current and expected Salary.

Ensure “Sales Executive” is the Subject of the email.

Marketing Manager - PR and Publishing Company, Nairobi

Marketing Manager at a PR and Publishing Company in Nairobi - Kenyan Jobs

A growing public relations and publishing company that offers services to corporate organizations in Kenya and the region is seeking a Marketing Manager.

They have been in existence for 8 years, and are now seeking to get staff who will grow the various products that they have in the market, and those currently in development.

The main region of operation is Nairobi.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • In charge of the sales team and supervise their work,
  • Ensure targets are reached,
  • Manage the team’s petty cash requirements,
  • Make regular reports on performance to the CEO.
  • He/she will also be expected to generate sales of his own,
  • Assist the sales executives clinch deals.
  • Minimum Academic & Professional Requirements:
  • A Degree Business and Marketing.
  • Experience in managing a sales team
  • At least 2 years experience

Qualified candidates are required to send their cover letters and Resumes to apply@kenyajobsconnection.com by 25th November 2011.

Kindly indicate current and expected Salary.

Ensure “Marketing Manager” is the Subject of the email.

Finance Executive - SOFGEN Africa Ltd, Nairobi

Finance Executive at SOFGEN Africa Ltd in Nairobi - Kenyan Jobs

Responsible To: Chief Financial Officer; with a dotted line to EVP Africa
Liaises with: Directors, Regional Managers, Group Finance, HR, Recruitment, Resource Allocation, Group Legal
Job Purpose: To perform all finance related work for the Africa division, working closely with the Group CFO and the EVP Africa.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, supervise and manage SOFGEN Africa budget and the budgeting process
  • Ensure compliance with tax regulation in Africa
  • Ensure/implements that Africa financial function runs in accordance with corporate policies
  • Manage relationship with auditors, conduct/support annual audit
  • Prepare various financial reports for management
  • Perform payroll and wire transfer activities and manage employee benefits schemes
  • Manage bank relationship and day to day bank activities and daily cash flow situation
  • Monitor accounts receivables and accounts payable status
  • Confirm that each invoice has been reviewed/approved by responsible person before it is processed in Navision and paid
  • Manage financial/accounting activities for all group companies within SOGEN Africa
  • Participate in SOFGEN Africa management meetings
  • Liaise with corporate legal on corporate legal activities
  • Ensure safekeeping of all corporate documentation
  • Experience in office administration

Basic Qualifications & Skill Set:

  • 4+ years of Finance and Accounting experience including Payroll, Wire Transfers, Accounts Payable
  • Certified Public Accountant CPA (K)
  • Understanding of international/cross border business and transfer pricing policies
  • Understanding of group consolidation and intercompany billing procedures
  • Audit experience
  • Microsoft Dynamics NAV
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and Powerpoint) - Advanced Excel skills is a must (pivot tables, vlookups, functions in general)
  • Microsoft Office (Project Publisher, Access)
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to coordinate between divisions and management structure. Take charge attitude to assume responsibility.
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure

How To Apply:

Send current CVs, certification and application letters, indicating 3 referees with day time contacts to cndolo@sofgen.com by 25th November 2011

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

Security Control Officer - ICT Company, Nairobi

Security Control Officer at an ICT Company in Nairobi - Kenyan Jobs

We are an ICT based company which is highly involved in vehicle tracking & recovery.

We are based in Nairobi with branches across the country and wish to urgently recruit for the position below.

Security Control Officer

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in post crime documentation, that is, assist clients to get the relevant documentation and coordinate with the police.
  • Assist in running the security control room.
  • Co-ordinate and assist all vehicle recovery events.
  • Create a country wide network of individuals or organizations that will facilitate and hasten the recovery process.
  • Create a database of security contacts that will facilitate and hasten the vehicle recovery process.
  • Ensure that vehicle security measures are in place to ensure our clients mobile assets are secure.
  • Help in creating and implementing a security policy for the entire company.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by management from time to time


  • Must have a valid & clean driving licence.
  • Must be computer Literate.
  • Excellent customer service Skills
  • 2 years experience in Control room management.
  • Diploma in relevant field.

Qualified candidates can send their CV to smartpersonnel@yahoo.com

Note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Accounts Assistant - Africa Tea and Coffee Company Ltd, Mombasa

Accounts Assistant at Africa Tea and Coffee Company Ltd in Mombasa - Kenyan Jobs

A tea and coffee export and manufacturing company based in Shimanzi area, Mombasa

Position: Accounts Assistant
Gender: Male
Age: under 30 years of age


  • Qualification in CPA 1, ACCA 1
  • Over one year relevant experience in accounting
  • Computer literate preferably knowledge of QuickBooks


  • Book keeping
  • Assisting the senior accountant in duties of the department
  • Banking
  • Maintaining accounting records
  • Processing of financial reports
  • Other clerical and fiscal tasks
  • Other preferred talents:
  • Fast worker
  • High integrity
  • Honest
  • Determined, diligent and hardworking

Note: Cv’s should include all certificates, recommendations and/or referees from each of the companies that formerly employed the applicant.

Deadline: 15th December 2011

Email: atc3@africaonline.co.ke

Graphic Artist - icipe, Nairobi

Graphic Artist at icipe in Nairobi - Kenyan Jobs

icipe is an intergovernmental organisation funded by government aid agencies, UN organisations and private foundations to carry out research and training in environmentally sound and sustainable management of arthropods for improved health and agricultural productivity in the tropics.

icipe has approximately 350 staff to support its research and capacity building programmes, located at various sites in Kenya and Ethiopia.

icipe wishes to urgently recruit a suitable person to fill the position of Graphic Artist to be based at Duduville campus, Kasarani, Nairobi. This is a local (national) position that offers a two-year contract that is renewable.

The main objective of the position is to provide quality services in typesetting, design, layout and graphics for all icipe publications and in particular provide expertise in the graphics and imagesetting area as DTP Designer/Imagesetter.

Reporting to the Director of Finance and Administration the Graphic Artist will perform the following duties, among others:


  • Typeset, design and format layouts of texts for manuscripts, newsletters, brochures and other icipe publications, using desktop publishing and graphic design software.
  • Prepare and suggest layout for icipe logos, publications covers and master copies.
  • Design icipe business cards, staff IDs, advertisements and special occasions cards as necessary.
  • Conceptualise and produce colour schemes for various icipe publications, posters, advertisements and information material.
  • Liaise with the Scientific Illustrator and Typesetter regarding control and design of originals for printing.
  • Keep a small inventory of desktop publishing and graphics design software, and report to SPO in new software needs acquisition.
  • Produce work and liaise with scientists and other professional staff on completion of tasks.


  • Be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Arts/Design.
  • An advanced certificate in Computer Graphics/DTP.
  • Proficiency in using Apple Macintosh computers is mandatory.
  • Working knowledge of graphics design software packages.
  • At least five years working experience as a Graphic Artist in an international organisation or newspaper.
  • Work with minimum supervision.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Proficiency in computer skills (MS Office suite in addition to DTP expertise).
  • Proficiency in the most important professional graphics design software, such as Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat and Illustrator, and CorelDRAW, is essential.
Applications will be accepted up to 24 November 2011.

Only applications of shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

Please send an application with a detailed CV, names and addresses of 3 referees including e-mail addresses, fax numbers and remuneration package to:


The Human Resources Department
icipe - African Insect Science for Food and Health
P.O. Box 30772-00100

icipe is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Various Sales Positions - Real Estate Firm, Nairobi and Malindi

A property development/Real Estate Firm with various developments in Nairobi and Malindi is looking for the following:

There exists three vacancies in the sales and business development department. These positions are based in Nairobi and Malindi/Mombasa.

1. Sales & Marketing Manager - Salary Range 100k, Plus Commissions
2. Assistant Sales Manager - Salary Range 50K, Plus Commissions
3. Sales Executives - Salary Range 25K, Plus Commissions

Job Requirements.
  • Have worked in the real estate sector with at least one year experience where they were required to meet
  • monthly targets.
  • Experience in the real estate marketing is a must.
  • Fluent and confident in English language communication.
  • A minimum diploma certificate in a related field, but a graduate is preferred
  • Self motivated and confident to market up market property in Nairobi and Mombasa to middle and high income earners.
Interested candidates, please apply with your full resume stating qualifications, working experience, current/expected salaries.

In the subject line indicate SALES REAL ESTATE

How to Apply

If you believe this describes you, please in confidence e-mail your application letter and a resume to jobs@staff-kenya.com and write ‘credit controller’ in the subject line. In your CV please include your current remuneration package and contacts.

For more information please check our website www.staff-kenya.com

Our postal address is Corporate Staffing Services, Suite 3, 13th Floor, Development /House, Moi Avenue. We would prefer e-mail applications in MS Word format only.

Professional Designer - Biz Edge, Kenya

Professional Designer at Biz Edge in Kenya - Jobs and Vacancies

Biz Edge is in Out door advertisement material supply, Design artworks for cutting and printing as well us screen printing.

Professional Designer

  • Diploma in Graphic Designing
  • 4 years experience in the field of Graphics, branding, media, and singjets.
  • Job applicants should be familiar with CorelDRAW, and other graphic design systems.
  • Meeting deadlines, good customer relations as well as work under pressure are some of the many quality of personality we are looking for.
Deadline: 30th November, 2011
Email: info@bizedgelimited.com

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