Thursday, May 23, 2013

NGO Job: Rapporteur

A well established NGO is seeking to recruit an experienced Rapporteur for a short term assignment in June and July 2013.

Job Description

1. Taking detailed notes on the conference:
  • Outline of discussions of all the sessions
  • Collect presenters’ papers
  • Main points raised during discussion
2. Taking the main points within opening ceremony and closing ceremony speeches.

3. Noting down all the recommendations made throughout the discussions during the presentation

4.  Utilizing the notes taken, prepare a conference Report.

Qualification Required & Experience
  • At least a College Certificate or Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline.
Experience: Candidates must demonstrate exceptional abilities to compile high quality reports (Experience in development work is an advantage)

Attributes of the Ideal Candidate:
  • Passion for writing and editing
  • Ability to compile excellent reports of workshops and technical discussions
  • Ability to edit reports
  • Ability to ‘type on the go’
Location: Mombasa

Duration and pay: The assignment will be for a day and will pay KSH 5,000.

Benefits: The organization will cover for your transport and meals while at the conference.
How to Apply For the Job
  • Submit a detailed CV
  • Write a two-page Letter of Interest describing:
  • Your professional experiences (including any previous experiences in rapporteuring, writing, journalism or other relevant experiences and
  • Your motivation for applying for the position
You may attach any soft copy of a report you have previously written

Email the above to Dimity Hawkins on dimityhawkinsau@gmail.com by 27th May2013