Announcement

Are you interested in starting a career in Insurance?

Prudential Life is looking for students who graduated in 2019 or earlier and have some work or business experience.

Interested candidates can contact Patrick or Endricks by sending their updated CV's to the emails below

Patrick Masenge

Email: Patrick.Masenge@sales.prudentiallife.co.ke

Endricks Wafula

Email: Wafula.Endricks@sales.prudentiallife.co.ke

Prudential hiring sales agents

 

Attached find here an announcement for Resumption of Face to Face Learning targeting First years in CHSS. 

Faculties/Schools/Institutes/Centers will guide the students on the period of their stay at the university once they report.

Standard Chartered is delighted to invite students of final year groups who are to graduate in 2022 to attend an exclusive “Employer on Campus” event.  Standard Chartered leaders from different businesses and Early Careers team will be in attendance and are eagerly looking forward to speaking to you about our unique offering and the early careers roles we have on offer. 

Attendance at the event is via online registration requiring an upload of your CV and we will be in contact to formally invite successful applicants.

Apply on https://tinyurl.com/EVUNKE21  

Event Date : Monday Feb 01st, 2021

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Feed the Future Animal Health Innovation Lab - PhD scholarships

The University of Nairobi, Washington State University, and the International Livestock Research Institute recently received a grant from the United States Aid for International Development (USAID) under the Feed the Future Animal Health Innovation Lab. The Animal Health Innovation Lab will be based at the Department of Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences, University of Nairobi. The Grant has a provision for ten (10) Ph.D. scholarships and the successful candidates will register in various departments of the University of Nairobi.

Eligible applicants are encouraged to apply using the following link: https://forms.gle/4jtZMF9dWJ7cdV5d8

The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Animal Health aims to improve human nutrition, economic welfare, and resilience by removing constraints to cattle health and production in Kenya and the East Africa region. This Animal Health Innovation Lab (AHIL) is led by Washington State University Paul G Allen School for Global Animal Health (WSU) in partnership with the University of Nairobi (UoN), the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), and scientists from Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) and the Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO).

The deadline for application is 10th February 2021.

Please find attached the circular from the Ministry of Education on Human Resource Development Scholarship by Japanese Grant Aid (JDS)  Scholarship Program: Masters and PhD . 

JD

Job Title/Role: French Content Developer/ Animator

Role Category: Content Team Member

Location: Nairobi Kenya

Employment Type: Contract

Functional Area: Content

Education: College Level

Experience:2 years experience

CTC Offered: Kes 50,000

Company Profile: www.centumlearning.com

The incumbent will be responsible for

Key Responsibility Areas:

The candidate must be able to work collaboratively as well as independently and often on tight deadlines to read scripts, and storylines to understand animation requirements, prepare presentations with raw designs to the in-charge, develop storyboards for the initial stages of production, create models, drawings and illustrations electronically, Join images with background graphics and special effects and ensure synchronization of frames and audio, participate in editing process and collaboration with the whole of production group. The following are some of ideal candidate deliverables:-

  • Creation of interactive animated images and environment.
  • Production of high quality animations.
  • creating storyboards that depict the script and narrative
  • drawing in 2D and 3D to create sketches, artwork or illustrations
  • designing models, backgrounds, sets, characters, objects and the animation environment
  • developing the timing and pace of the movements of a character or object during the sequence of images and ensuring they follow the soundtrack and audio requirements
  • using technical software packages, such as Flash, 3ds Max, Maya, Light-Wave, Softimage and Cinema 4D etc.
  • building up accurate, detailed, frame-by-frame visuals
  • recording dialogue and working with other content team members to composite the various layers of animation (backgrounds, special effects, characters and graphics) in order to produce the finished piece
  • working to client deadlines and requirements

The role of an Animator requires storyboarding, drawing using physical and digital tools, creating frames for animation, and pulling frames together into moving pictures.                                                                                       

Ideal Candidate Profile (Essential Attributes)

· 2 years and above experience, College Level education, Bilingual_ Fluency is spoken and written both   French and English Language, Good in 2D & 3D animation, Good in voice overs, Good with scormfiles

Both citizens and non-citizens are encouraged to apply but must ensure they have valid ID/ Alien Card and KRA pin.

Email CVs to a_serah.kathuri@centumlearning.com

cc Monika.Singh@Centumlearning.com

Deadline: Position to be filled as soon as possible

Centum Learning

 

Do you have an interest in learning how to ideate, validate, prototype and formalize a market creating venture? The JASIRI Talent Investor is a fully-funded 1-year program that will guide program participants from idea generation, validation, prototyping, market entry to venture creation. The program will introduce JASIRI Fellows to equally ambitious co-founders and will support them on an individual, team and business level.

Who/What is JASIRI?

JASIRI (meaning brave in Swahili) selects, develops, and funds high-potential aspiring entrepreneurs. JASIRI believes that entrepreneurial teams are at the heart of new venture creation and provides the entrepreneur with access to a diverse group of potential co-founders. JASIRI supports new ventures from idea generation to venture creation. JASIRI is supported by the Allan & Gill Gray Philanthropy (Gray Philanthropy).

What programs does JASIRI offer?

JASIRI Talent Investor: The JASIRI Talent Investor is a fully-funded 1-year program that will guide program participants from idea generation, validation, prototyping, market entry to venture creation. The program will introduce JASIRI Fellows to equally ambitious co-founders and will support them on an individual, team, and business level.

JASIRI Accelerator: The JASIRI ACCELERATOR invests in and supports companies with market-creating innovations.

When do applications for the JASIRI Talent Investor open

Applications for the Talent Investor are now open. Please apply here: https://jasiri.rw/selection/

Ideal Candidate

1.   A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university

2.   Age 25-35

3.   Significant experience in your field/sector

4.   A demonstrable history of entrepreneurial action

5.   A desire to meet equally ambitious co-founders

6.   A desire to learn how to ideate, validate, prototype and formalize a market creating venture

7.   Must be a citizen of Rwanda or Kenya

8.   Willingness to complete the one-year fully funded Talent Investor program on a full-time basis

9.   Willingness to travel to Kigali, Rwanda for a period of 3 months for the residential part of the program where teams are formed, and to continue with the remainder of the one-year full-time program in either Rwanda or Kenya.

HOW TO APPLY:
Visit the www.jasiri.org website and apply online!

FOR ENQUIRIES PLEASE CONTACT
enquiries@jasiri.org

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The applications for the JASIRI Talent Investor close on 29 January 2021. Please apply here: https://jasiri.rw/selection/

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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All Graduates of the 64th Congregation for the conferment of Degrees and award of Diplomas held on December 11, 2020 are requested to collect their certificates from the University of Nairobi Central Examinations Centre, Chiromo Campus starting from Monday January 25, 2021 to Friday March 10, 2021.

Details are attached here.

Standard Chartered is delighted to invite students of final year groups who are to graduate in 2022 to attend an exclusive “Employer on Campus” event. 

Standard Chartered leaders from different businesses and Early Careers team will be in attendance and are eagerly looking forward to speaking to you about our unique offering and the early careers roles we have on offer. 

Attendance at the event is via online registration requiring an upload of your CV and we will be in contact to formally invite successful applicants.

Apply on https://tinyurl.com/EVUNKE21  

Event Date : Monday Feb 01st, 2021

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The Office of Dean of Students and Career Services would like to inform you that the call for application for the 2021-2022 Education for Sustainable Energy Development (ESED) scholarships is now open. 

These scholarships are awarded to full-time master’s students from developing countries studying in fields of zero-carbon energy, smart grids, electric transportation, energy storage, advanced electricity technologies, public policy, economics, law, political science, or other relevant fields. The award of up to $21,000 US per year (for up to two years) is tenable at any university in the world. The deadline to submit an application is March 8, 2021. 

Since last year, Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (GSEP) is allocating a share of its scholarships to students pursuing master’s studies in universities based in developing countries with the aim of supporting developing countries in building local expertise.

The Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (GSEP) is a unique CEO-led alliance of leading global electricity companies promoting electrification and sustainable energy development. It has awarded 135 scholarships to students from 37 countries since the inception of the program in 2001.

Detailed instructions on how to apply are available on our website: https://www.globalelectricity.org/scholarship/how-to-apply/ 

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