The Association for Startup and SME Enablers of Kenya (ASSEK) is looking to hire a Communications consultant. The role will need a resourceful and innovative mind responsible for adapting the brand strategy for ASSEK’s target market. He /she will be responsible for maintaining brand integrity across all company marketing initiatives and communications.

 The Communication Consultant will be reporting to: CEO


Terms of Reference Details

Individuals seeking to apply should be have the following:

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism, marketing, or a related field.

  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience in communications, with at least some time spent in a consulting role.

  • Strong track record of developing and executing successful communication campaigns is a major plus


Skills Required

  • Communication: Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential, including strong editing and proofreading abilities.

  • Strategic thinking: Ability to develop and implement communication strategies aligned with client goals and objectives.

  • Project management: Strong organizational and project management skills to manage multiple projects and deadlines.

  • Creativity: Ability to develop innovative solutions to communication challenges.

  • Technology: Familiarity with different communication channels and tools, including social media, digital marketing, and content management systems.

  • Client service: Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong relationships with clients.

  • Industry knowledge: Depending on the industry, specific knowledge of the relevant sector and its communication landscape can be advantageous.


Interested and qualified consultants are invited to submit a technical and financial proposal that 

includes the following:

  1. A technical proposal outlining their understanding of the assignment, methodology and approaches for the assignment as well as a separate financial bid in Kenya Shillings. 

  2. Curriculum Vitae. 

  3. Share at least 3 references of past assignments (preference with those of similar organization registration as ASSEK). 

  4. The application will be submitted to admin@assek.ke with the subject line: ASSEK Communication Consultant Services. The deadline for submission is 28th  February 2024. 

Download the Terms of Reference for Provision of Communication Services here: ASSEK TOR_ Communications Consultant (1).docx