This job ad has been posted over 40 days ago...


Full-time Front Desk Administrator

at Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) in Nairobi

Front Desk Administrator at Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) in Nairobi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies


  • Overall purpose of the job: In charge of managing the reception, and supporting in administration duties.
  • Contractual Period: Two year renewable contract based on performance and funding

Key Duties & Responsibilities
Under the direct supervision of the Human Resource Officer, the incumbent will:

  • Manage the reception and the front desk operations.
  • Receiving of incoming calls and directing them to relevant staff.
  • In charge of coordinating incoming and outgoing mails.
  • Receiving of guests.
  • Support in the coordination of donor roundtable meetings.
  • Provide support in administration issues to the heads of department.
  • Assist in devising and maintaining office systems including data management and filing.
  • Support in minute taking.
  • Support the coordination of office administration and security.
  • In charge of stock taking for office supplies.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned.

Qualifications & Experience

  • A Diploma in front desk administration or its equivalent.
  • At least two years’ experience in carrying out administration duties.
  • Experience using a document management system will be an added advantage.
  • Should be proficient in Microsoft Office skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Should be proficient in operating a switch board.

Personal Attributes and Skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a team player
  • Results-driven, flexible, analytical and a practical problem solver
  • Demonstrates openness to change and ability to manage complexities
  • Should possess multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to prioritize and delegate when necessary
  • Should have good planning skills.
  • Accurate report writing skills

How to apply
If you believe you fit the profile, submit your cover letter and attach a detailed CV detailing your suitability for the post and include a daytime telephone contact and three referees and a statement of present and expected gross salary to quoting the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. The closing date for these positions is on January 3rd 2014.

Recent jobs at Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC)
Full-time Finance Officer - Budgets and Grants at Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) in Nairobi 07-06-2013

« Go back to category
Is this job ad fake? Report it!   
Recommend to a friend
Published at 02-01-2014
Viewed: 1266 times