Kenya Airways Internships Logistics 2017


Location: Nairobi, KE

Department Description

Thank you for your interest in the Kenya Airways Internship Program. Three (3) Month internships are available in most of our business units which include Finance, Ground Services, Commercial, Technical, Human Resources, Information Systems, Flight Operations, Operations Control Centre and Cargo.

The internship will offer you a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in your chosen field as well as assist you to develop skills that will provide you with an advantage in the job market.

In addition, you will gain real business experience and exposure in a leading company that is truly the Pride of Africa.

Brief Description

The purpose of the Program is to provide an opportunity for on-going university and college students to become familiar with the operations of Kenya Airways, and to acquire work experience at the professional level through on-the-job training as part of the course requirements, during vacations before resuming studies.

Detailed Description

During the internship, students shall be placed in one of the departments or units of Kenya Airways and, to the extent possible, shall be given assignments relevant to their current studies.

Before the end of the program, the interns must submit a brief report about their experience/ learning in Kenya Airways and provide ideas and suggestions that can help improve the Program in future years.

Requirements for the Logistics Internship

  • A citizen of Kenya A student pursuing an undergraduate degree/College diploma in an accredited university/college, who will continue his/her graduate studies or graduate right after the period of the internship.
  • Have a minimum grade of B (plain) in KCSE or equivalent O’level certification
  • Candidates afforded internship in the past by Kenya Airways are not eligible to apply

Conditions of Internship

  • Kenya Airways does not provide medical insurance cover for Interns. Those selected for internship will be required to submit proof of medical insurance while at Kenya Airways.
  • Since the hiring for the Internship Program is done locally, Kenya Airways does not pay transportation costs whatsoever.
  • Because Internship Program is addressed to students who are pursuing their degree programs or diploma programs, participation in the program will not extend beyond three (3) months.

Documentation Required should you be selected for internship are:

  • Letter from learning institution requesting for internship and confirming that this is part of the course requirement
  • Original and copy of KCSE/GCSE Certificate
  • Certificate of Good Conduct
  • Insurance cover

How to Apply

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Kenya Airways Jobs Personal Assistant 2017


Location: Nairobi, KE
Organization Name: Strategy & Performance

Kenya Airways, a member of the Sky Team Alliance, is a leading African airline flying to 54 destinations worldwide, 44 of which are in Africa and carries over four million passengers annually. The airline was recently voted the Leading Airline in Africa by passengers in the World Travel Awards. It has also been voted the Leading Airline in Africa – Business Class four years in a row.

Kenya Airways has a fleet of 36aircraft that are some of the youngest in Africa; this includes its flagship B787 Dreamliner aircraft.

The on board service is renowned and the lie-flat business class seat on the wide-body aircraft is consistently voted among the world’s top 10. Most recently it has scooped top awards at the Africa Investor (Ai) Tourism Investor Awards and was declared the Business Airline of the Year in Africa.

Kenya Airways takes pride in being at the forefront of connecting Africa to the World and the World to Africa through its hub at the new ultra-modern Terminal 1A at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.

For more information, please visit

Brief Description

To provide a comprehensive secretarial and administrative services which is responsive to business needs

Personal Assistant Job Responsibilities

  • Analyze Prioritize & Disseminate information to promote better communication and flow of information.
  • Prepare, Monitor and analyze expenditure budgets to ensure proper cost control.
  • Ensure timely / efficient organization of business & social diaries and functions for effective PR & creation of business opportunities.
  • Prepare, monitor & follow up on work required by the office including updates & progress reports to facilitate business decisions.
  • Liaise with Senior Management and stake holders for effective and efficient office operations/ functions.
  • Prepare, compile and present documents, reports, presentations, correspondence for efficient and effective communication.

Requirements for the Personal Assistant Job

  • University Graduate in Business Studies
  • 5 years of relevant experience in a large organization or Service Organization
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Organizational & Analytical Skills
  • Proficiency in the use of IT
  • Basic Accounting Knowledge

Additional Details

  • Excellent team player
  • Unquestionable Integrity
  • Attention to Detail
  • Result Oriented
  • High Resilience
  • Decision Making
  • Business Focus
  • Customer Focus

How to Apply

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FHI 360 Program NGO Internships in Kenya 2017


FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions.

Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges.

FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of: Program Intern, Community Services


Working under the supervision of the Associate Director – Community/SDH, the Program Intern, Community Services will provide support to community ART program in Njoro and other parts of Nakuru County.

Program Internship Responsibilities

  • Facilitate the formation and operation of 30 community ART groups in Njoro sub county.
  • Work with the 30 support groups to reinforce messages on nutrition, and facilitate continuous assessments of
  • BMI for support group members
  • Develop nutrition case management plans for all support group members
  • Develop referral pathways for support groups
  • Draw monthly progress reports on group performance and share with the supervisor.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications for the Program Internship

  • Pursuing a University degree in Nutrition, Food science, Dietetics or other relevant Nutrition disciplines or
  • Higher Diploma in related field.
  • Willingness to work with community HIV programs.
  • Articulate, professional and able to communicate in a clear, positive manner with the community.

How to Apply

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Data Management Assistant Jobs Kenya 2017


FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions.

Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology — creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges.

FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of: Data Management Assistant

Data Management Assistant Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in documentation of data reports received from participating sites
  • Reconciliation of information from paper forms to digital, with a minimum 350 entries/day
  • Identify incomplete key indicators from the data forms
  • Perform data cleaning of entered records using customized system or appropriate SQL interface
  • Assist in generation and dispatch of monthly site feedback reports
  • Assist in archiving of digitized forms
  • Any other duties assigned by M&E specialist

Qualifications for the Data Management Assistant Job

  • Minimum of Diploma in IT, computer science or related field
  • Minimum 1-year practical experience in data management in a busy environment
  • Excellent knowledge of database systems, MS Office applications
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills


  • Demonstrate previous experience and basic knowledge of relational database systems
  • Be able to work with minimal supervision professionalism and team work
  • Good attention to detail and accuracy in data entry
  • Provide weekly progress reports of completed duties and tasks assigned
  • Be able to meet assigned daily data entry quotas


  • Supportive attitude towards processes of strengthening program office staff/field-based-staff capacity;
  • Leadership qualities, team management including mediation and conflict resolution;
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, multitasking environment;
  • Strong organizational skills;
  • Excellent knowledge of statistics including skills use of computer software for statistical analysis and other relevant applications;
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relations in and outside the program;
  • Ability to undertake regular field visits and interact with different stakeholders;
  • Demonstrated ability in report writing and presentation

How to Apply

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Research Officer Job at Kemri Wellcome Trust


Reference Number: ROPCVIS2017412

Category: Research, Science and Biotechnology

Grade: 7.01

Location: Kilifi

Country: Kenya


JOB PURPOSE:To be the lead on the day-to-day activities including identifying relevant samples and conducting the appropriate laboratory procedures required for the Serologic surveys for ascertaining vaccination coverage and population immunity in Kenya (The SeroVacK Study) and other related projects within and interlocking with the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Study (PCVIS). The post holder will coordinate field research activities and contribute to laboratory activities including proposal development, data management, field-laboratory liaison, sample/specimen management, analysis, and preparation of publications.</p>

REPORTS TO: Principal Investigator/Clinical Epidemiologist (PCVIS)



BUDGET AND RESOURCE RESPONSIBILITY: Work planning and task allocation, requisition and procurement of supplies, consumables and ensuring sensible use of resources.


The KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Collaborative Research Programme (KWTRP) researches diseases with the highest burden in developing countries for which it is recognised internationally within the fields of international public health, clinical tropical medicine, epidemiology and immunology. The programme aims to maximise opportunities for learning and training in order to maintain a cadre of highly skilled and experienced staff from all disciplines.

The Kenya Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Study (PCVIS) domiciled in the Epidemiology and Demography Department (EDD) is a before-after study of invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) embedded within the demographic surveillance system, with specific analyses for vaccine effectiveness against carriage, IPD, clinical and radiologically confirmed pneumonia. In the current phase of the project, the focus is on analyses for serotype replacement disease, individual level and indirect vaccine protection.

The ARO/RO will be responsible for the Serologic surveys for ascertaining vaccination coverage and population immunity in Kenya (The SeroVacK Study). This study expands on the pneumococcal serology work package of the PCVIS that was designed to assess the impact of the vaccine on population immunity. The SeroVacK study aims to obtain an accurate description of age-specific seroprevalence of immunity to a range of vaccine targets and explore duration of protective immunity among a sample of children with vaccine records in the KHDSS.

The post holder working with the PCVIS Clinical Epidemiologist and Principal Investigator will contribute to tasks preparatory to the project not limited to proposal/protocol development and submissions, develop a study work plan, attend project specific training and study visits where applicable and conduct the necessary assays for this project and take on other higher level responsibilities not limited to data analysis, preparation of reports and manuscripts.

The post holder will need to be self-sufficient and be able to work with minimal supervision against demanding yet, often unpredictable timelines.  The post is mentally demanding, and involves a high level of communication. There are opportunities to develop different aspects of this project into a body of work for a PhD. The post holder may also be required to contribute to other linked projects.


  • Work with the Principal Investigator, Clinical Epidemiologist and other relevant staff members to prepare research plans in liaison with other teams such as KHDSS and laboratory.
  • Take the lead in execution of the SeroVacK project and related studies including the setting up, identification resource requirements, documentation of protocols and training of the same etc.
  • Carry out desktop research/ literature reviews and prepare/ draft write-ups as may be required for inclusion in/ to support proposals, presentations/seminars and publications.
  • Participate in the identification/curation and processing of eligible samples as well as data compilation and analysis of study data/samples, and ensure all related records and reports are handled and managed in line with study protocols.
  • Perform a range of diagnostic tests and quality assurance activities within the study.
  • Liaise with EDD statistics and data management teams to ensure data entry and storage is appropriate and compliant with prevailing procedures.
  • Carry out data analysis and interpretation and provided relevant matrices/ information including statistics, summaries, charts, graphs, reports etc.
  • Prepare and submit draft reports as required including activity reports, project progress reports etc.


  • A BSc degree in Biomedical Sciences or other related field
  • A Masters’ degree in a relevant subject
  • Minimum 3 years research experience
  • Computer literacy with proficiency in Microsoft applications


  • Good planning, organisation and co-ordination skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to take and follow instructions, initiative, keen to learn and proactive with the ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Flexibility, adaptability, ability to multi-task
  • Confidentiality and integrity
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, team working and ability to work in a multi-cultural environment


  • Minimum 3 years’ research experience in laboratory/clinical laboratory research including wet/bench skills in serology and other common immunological assays
  • Data management and basic statistical skills
  • Good writing skills including evidence of publications/reports


  • Based at the KEMRI/Wellcome Trust Research Programme in Kilifi, Kenya.
  • Be available to work out of hours if necessary.
  • Exposure to materials considered infectious and/or biohazards.


Senior Housekeeping Supervisor Job at Kemri Kilifi


Reference Number: SHS20170420

Category: Facilities and Maintenance

Grade: 4

Location: Kilifi

Country: Kenya


JOB PURPOSE:Responsible for ensuring that the Programme&rsquo;s facilities including public areas are well maintained with cleanliness and hygiene standards consistently met and costs effectively managed.


  • Transport and Facilities Manager


  • Housekeeping Attendants
  • Housekeeping Supervisors
  • Outsourced public area attendants


  • None


  • Cleaning equipment e.g. detergents, mops etc.
  • Crockery and cutlery
  • Kitchen equipment e.g. cooking burners, fridges etc


  • In liaison with the Transport and Facilities Manager identify all housekeeping needs and prepare budgets and work plans to meet the needs of the Programme.
  • In liaison with the Transport and Facilities Manager develop SOPs and cleanliness/hygiene standards and ensure these are implemented and adhered to at all times.
  • Organise and oversee the daily janitorial and housekeeping services provided to assigned areas including preparing duty rotas, allocating duties and ensuring that duties, staff and teams are adequately rotated to promote multi-tasking and team work.
  • Retain custody of master keys and ensure all opening and closing procedures are undertaken including opening and locking up of all areas and signing of muster rolls and hand over books before sign off at the end of the day.
  • Maintain the annual leave plans for the team ensuring all staff take their leave as required and that alternative arrangements have been made for staff proceeding on leave, off days or on sick offs.
  • Ensure hospitality services are provided as required including ensuring that water filters are clean, hot water is available all day and seminar rooms are arranged for meetings and interviews and requisitions for tea, coffee, sugar, biscuits are completed in time.
  • Hold morning briefs with Housekeeping Supervisors to address any problems or complaints and document actions taken; hold monthly team meetings with the team to discuss work plans and schedules, identify and resolve any issues and share experiences.
  • To provide the requisite equipment and materials including detergents, disinfectants, toilet tissue, hand towels etc. by raising requisitions on a timely basis, monitoring use to avoid waste and loss and managing costs through the use of control measures.
  • Carry out regular inspections of facilities and public areas to ensure that cleanliness and hygiene standards are continuously met.
  • Ensure that toilet tissues, hand towels and soap is provided in all bathrooms, review daily checklists and compile reports from the bathroom daily sheets on usage of materials and breakages.
  • Ensuring security of the cleaners sub store and safe custody of housekeeping equipment and products.
  • Document breakages, losses, repairs requested for and keep track of action taken and liaise with the Maintenance department to ensure all repairs are undertaken on a timely basis as required.
  • In Liaison with the Human Resources Department, assist in coordinating in-house training for the housekeeping staff on SOPs, set standards, departmental policies and on the use and management of equipment and material.
  • Supervise staff including recruiting staff, orientation/ induction of new staff, scheduling work rotas, managing grievances and disciplinary issues, monitoring the execution of tasks, appraising staff etc.
  • Prepare and submit reports as and when required.


  • A diploma in housekeeping, hospitality or equivalent
  • At least 3 years housekeeping experience at a supervisory level
  • Experience in record keeping and basic report writing
  • Knowledge of basic hygiene and cleanliness standards
  • Computer literate with proficiency and experience in using email applications and Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel


  • Strong supervisory and team working skills
  • Good planning and organisational ability
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Proactive and initiative in resolution of problems
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written)
  • Flexibility, attentive to detail and ability to handle demanding schedules/tasks


  • Required to regularly move around the campus/ program facilities
  • Regular use and exposure to household detergents


Student Project Grants at Oxford Brookes University in UK, 2017


The Oxford Brookes University offers Student Project Grants opportunities for the students who wish to undertake a community project. Grants are available for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

The aims of the project grant are to support students that would not normally get an opportunity to undertake personal and academic development outside of the UK in order to further their international perspective.

The Oxford Brookes School of Technology is known for its automotive and motorsports technology/engineering courses leading to undergraduate BSc(Hons), BEng(Hons) and MEng(Hones) degrees.

Course Level: Grant are available for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Study Subject: Grant is available in Community projects, International placements, Research projects, Organizing or attending conferences and workshops, Creative collaborations.

 Scholarship Award: The Grant is awarded Up to £500 is available for students wishing to undertake a community project – both undergraduate and postgraduate students are eligible.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in The project or activity must take place in one of the Santander Network countries: Argentina, Brazil, Belgium, Chile, China, Colombia, Germany, Ghana, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, Spain, USA, UK, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for Grant:

  • Once you have been shortlisted for the award, you will be required to attend an interview to talk about your proposal before the final deliberation.
  • Please note that the funds will normally be paid into your account once your project has been completed and once your receipts have been submitted to be aware that funds can take 3/4 weeks to be transferred into your account; transfer time can increase depending on the time of year.
  • Only students who are not also staff members are eligible for the grant.
  • Students are responsible for arranging their own visits and projects.
  • Funds cannot be claimed retrospectively for projects/activities that have already taken place by the time of application.
  • The project/activity must take place in the academic year that the funding is awarded.
  • While previous winners are not excluded from applying again, priority may be given to applicants who have not previously benefited from an award.
  • Eligible costs to include travel and accommodation.
  • Successful applicants will also be required to fill out a summary report on the outcome of their award.

Nationality: Applicants of UK can apply for the project grant.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must have previous degree.

English language Requirements: students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written.

How to Apply: Applicants can apply via email.

To apply please complete the application form and email it to: mailto: Successful applicants will normally be informed four weeks after the deadline.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Grant is application deadline is September 25, 2017.

Scholarship Link

International Travel Undergraduate Scholarships at Flinders University in Australia, 2017


The Flinders University is inviting applications International Travel Undergraduate Scholarships which is awarded on the basis of academic merit in Australia. International undergraduate students can apply for this scholarship for the academic session of 2017.

The aim of the scholarship is to assist students in enhancing their studies by providing an international perspective.

The Flinders University is a public university in Adelaide, South Australia. Founded in 1966, it was named in honour of navigator Matthew Flinders, who explored and surveyed the South Australian coastline in the early 19th century.

Course Level: These scholarships are available to pursue the undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: These scholarships are awarded in the subject offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: These scholarships will cover either $500 (short term) or $1,000 (for semester).

Number of Scholarships: One or more scholarships are available.

Scholarship can be taken in the Overseas.

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for these scholarships  :

  • Be an enrolled onshore student in an undergraduate course at Flinders University at the time of application and throughout the duration of their scholarship; and
  • Have successfully completed at least 36 units of the undergraduate course at the commencement of overseas study; or
  • Have successfully completed at least 18 units of the postgraduate course at the commencement of overseas study; and
  • Be accepted into the Flinders University Exchange program or an approved short term mobility program; and
  • Have their overseas study count as credit towards their course of study at Flinders University; and
  • Not be in receipt of any other Flinders University administered award which provides travel assistance.

 Nationality: International students can apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled student in an undergraduate course at Flinders University

English language Requirements: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English the candidate should have a very good command over the English language.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.

  • Exchange program applicants

An application for the Flinders University Exchange Program will be considered an application for this scholarship. No separate application is required for semester or year-long exchange scholarships. Interested students should consult with their Faculty Office before applying to ensure that their proposed program of study is acceptable for credit towards their Flinders University course.

  • Short-term mobility applicants

Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System by the specified closing date for travel in each semester. Applicants will need to log in and navigate to the My Scholarships tab to submit an application.

Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 30, 2017.

Scholarship Link

Bachelor of Legal Studies Scholarship for Asian Students at University of Tasmania in Australia, 2017


The new Bachelor of Legal Studies Scholarship is on offer for all Asian students to study at the University of Tasmania. 14% reduction in registered tuition fees for the duration of the course will be deducted.

The University of Tasmania is a public research university primarily located in Tasmania, Australia. Officially founded in 1890,[5] it was the fourth university to be established in Australia, although Christ College, which became affiliated with the university in 1929, was established in 1846 and remains the oldest form of higher education in the country.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue bachelor’s degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Legal Studies.

Scholarship Award: 14% reduction in registered tuition fees for the duration of the course.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

This new scholarship is available to eligible international students who are from the Asian region (includes all countries in South-East Asia, North Asia, South Asia, West Asia, Central Asia, the Middle East and Russia, and who are commencing the Bachelor of Legal Studies at the University of Tasmania in semester 1, 2017.

Nationality: Students from the Asian region (includes all countries in South-East Asia, North Asia, South Asia, West Asia, Central Asia, the Middle East and Russia.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Students will automatically be assessed for eligibility to receive this scholarship upon submission of their International Student Online Application. No separate application needs to be submitted. Successful applicants will be advised in their offer letter if they have been awarded the scholarship.

Application Deadline: Scholarship is open for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Scholarship Link

CYTA – CIIM Full and Partial Master Scholarships for International Students in Cyprus, 2017


CYTA & Cyprus International Institute of Management is offering full as well as partial scholarships to pursue master degree programme in Cyprus. Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

The institute seeks highly qualified candidates who are motivated and who will make a positive contribution in the classroom. Their students share a demonstrated capacity for leadership and a desire to bring about a positive change.

The Cyprus International Institute of Management (CIIM) is a non-profit international business school established in 1990 by a group of business leaders and a team of prominent academics representing some of the world’s top business schools. Our aim has been to draw on the best teachers in graduate management education irrespective of location and make their talent and experience available in Cyprus.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded for the following programme: MBA, MSc in Human Resource Management & OB, MSc in Financial Services, MSc in Management, MSc in Educational Leadership and Management, MPSM – Master of Public Sector Management.

Scholarship Award: Full and Partial scholarships are available.

Number of Scholarships: 1 full and 2 partial scholarships (50%) are available.

Scholarship can be taken in Cyprus

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship.

Any individual eligible for admission to the CIIM programmes of his/her choice may compete for these scholarships.

The scholarships (full and partial are on tuition fees) will be awarded strictly on merit to candidates who demonstrate an excellent combination of:

  • Educational background
  • Personal qualities
  • Success in an interview

Candidates for MBA and MPSM need to have a minimum of 3 years work experience (the duration of service in the army, will also be counted towards work experience).

Nationality: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: The mode of application is online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is May 15, 2017.

Scholarship Link