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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Jacaranda Health Social Media Specialist Internship Opportunity in Nairobi, Kenya

Career Opportunity: Social Media Specialist Internship
Jacaranda Health is designing the future of maternity care for the patients who need it most.
We envision a world where all women and their new-borns have access to high-quality, respectful, and affordable healthcare.
Our mission is to make pregnancy and childbirth safer by transforming maternal healthcare in Kenya, and throughout East Africa.
We own and operate high-quality, low-cost maternity hospitals in Nairobi, which have been independently rated as among the highest quality in Kenya.
Since 2012, we have provided high-quality maternal health care to over 17,500 women and have delivered more than 2,225 babies at our facilities. We also work to build partnerships among maternal health providers – including high volume public hospitals – to replicate the systems and best practices we develop, and set new standards of care in the region.
We are seeking a passionate social media intern to join our dynamic team. We are looking for someone highly-motivated and willing to take a lot of initiative. You will be working with our global marketing/communications team and will be largely be responsible for helping us grow and manage our digital presence.
  • Work with the team to capture and communicate stories from the field – in a variety of creative formats – from blogs, social media, photos, etc.
  • Create and curate compelling daily content for Jacaranda’s Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin account.
  • Develop story ideas and prepare written content for website, electronic newsletters, and collateral materials
  • Coordinate logistics and assist in onsite management of photography/video shoots for social media purposes
  • Support the day-to-day management of Jacaranda’s social media platforms, including daily monitoring and responding to clients questions and comments via Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, etc.
  • Influencer outreach –Research bloggers and social media influencers, develop unique pitch angles and reach out via email
  • Analyze social media channel activity, make recommendations for improvements and create monthly analytics reports
  • Monitor emerging Social Media tools, trends and applications
  • Graphic design support for social media platforms
  • A diploma in marketing. Degree/undergraduate an added advantage.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Accuracy and strong attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, with an ability to work independently as well as participating in a team of professionals
  • Good command of English
  • Computer literacy, and proven ability to conceptualize, plan and execute ideas on mainstream social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube
  • Preferred knowledge of social media monitoring and measurement technologies, such as Hootsuite or SproutSocial.
This position is based in Nairobi, Kenya
10-15 hours/week for 3 months
  • Small monthly stipend to cover mobile data bundles and travel expenses
  • Practical experience managing social media for a growing company
  • Helping to build a brand that ensures women get high-quality and affordable maternity care
  • Social media trainings to learn best practices and tools
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter. In your cover letter, please explain:
  • Why the role appeals to you and why you would be a good fit
  • How you might approach social media influencers in order to build brand awareness for Jacaranda Health
  • How you might use social media to engage new and existing clients of Jacaranda
  • Please share your personal social media accounts: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn
Please send your application with three references via email to with Social Media Specialist Internship as the Email Subject by 28th February 2017.
Kindly include your expected remuneration and availability in your application.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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