Job openings across various job grades have been announced by the Kenya National Commission for UNESCO (KNATCOM).
KNATCOM is a government-owned organization that was established with the mission of advancing Kenya’s national interests within the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).
Additionally, it advances UNESCO’s global and regional interests in Kenya in the fields of education, science, culture, communication, and information.
The organization invited qualified candidates to submit their applications for positions that would be permanent and pensionable in a notice that was posted on the UNESCO website.
The positions, which range in rank from entry-level to executive, include, among others, drivers, office administrators, office assistants, office managers, internal audit officers, accountants, office administrators, and corporate communications officers.
Salary and Renumeration
The wage cap for these positions ranges from Ksh34,000 to Ksh450,840. The terms and remuneration benefits for these jobs include, among other things, group life insurance and leave and medical allowances.
Equal opportunity is provided via the employment postings for all levels. The pay scale for principal drivers runs from Ksh56,521 to Ksh87,827.
The remuneration will also include medical support and a leave allowance worth 30% of the basic salary.
A minimum KCSE grade of C- (minus), a certificate from a reputable institution in customer service, and work experience for the time period required by the job grade are all prerequisites for this position.
How to Apply
Candidates who meet the requirements are encouraged to submit an application using the UNESCO website’s recruiting portal at www.unesco.go.ke.
Select the “Careers” tab, then select the “Vacancies” section.
View the listed advertisements and their specifications. By clicking on the linked link, one can download all of the job positions.
Press the click-to-apply button.
Fill out the entire online form, using BLOCK letters where necessary. This comprises the position applied for, applicant personal information, job information, academic qualifications, and professional and technical qualifications.
Other fields that must be completed are those for relevant classes and training taken, membership in professional bodies, employment background, notable achievements, leadership experience, and at least three referees.
Once done, click submit.
The deadline for applications is Thursday, October 13 at 5:00 PM.
The organization made the observation that canvassing would result in immediate disqualification. Further, only shortlisted and successful candidates would be contacted
“The organisation reserves the right to reject inaccurate and wrongly filled forms. By filling and submitting this form, you confirm that you agree to abide by the specified terms and conditions in the advert as is,” read part of the notice.