Graphics Design Intern (GDI-NRB) at National Council of Churches of Kenya (NCCK)

The National Council of Churches of Kenya (NCCK) is a family of Christian communions and organisations in fellowship and witness. It was established in June 1913 during the United Missionary Conference held at Thogoto, near Nairobi. The delegates in the conference, representing the missionary institutions working in the country at the time, affirmed their wish to work towards a united church that would impact the lives of the people. This dream remains true and is reflected in the Vision and Mission statements of the Council, which read: VISION: One Church; United in Faith and Mission Witnessing to Jesus Christ and Transforming Lives MISSION: To transform lives through ecumenism, capacity building, advocacy and service delivery CORE VALUES In all its work, the NCCK is informed by its core values, which are: Integrity, through accountability and transparency Stewardship, through sound resource management Professionalism, through competence and efficiency Partnership, by collaborating with others, and Servanthood, through fair and humble service OBJECTIVES The objectives of the Council are: i) To promote and facilitate fellowship, partnership and unity within the membership ii) To promote consultations and joint action by the membership in all matters that bear upon our faith and witness, whether doctrinal, liturgical or missiological iii) To build the capacities of the membership to enable them undertake their mission iv) To facilitate the membership so that they can give expression to the Lordship of Christ over all aspects of human life and together with their communities identify needs, acquire necessary resources and promote services that is holistic, relevant and self sustaining v) To promote the Council’s corporate health, identity and growth for faithful and effective stewardship of the corporate vision, mission, heritage and sustainability

DUTY STATION:       Head Office

DURATION:              3 Months, with possibility of extension based on performance


The position is responsible for creating engaging and on-brand graphics for the Council’s social media and other Council engagements.


  1. Graphics Design
    1. Assist in developing and editing images and infographics for the Council’s visual communication, ensuring that the graphics will render correctly on different devices
    2. Assist and undertake desktop publishing, design and typesetting Council publications and reports
    3. Ensure that all graphic elements are consistent with the Council brand in terms of style, colours, and messaging
    4. Maintain an accurate and up to date database of the Council’s graphical communications
    5. Attend Council events and generate graphics content for use on the Council’s social media and other platforms as required
    6. Work with and advise staff on design style, format, print production and timelines
  2. Perform and any other duties as may be assigned by the management from time to time


Level of Education/Academic Qualification

  • Certificate in Graphics Design or related field

Other Competencies / Abilities / Skills Required

  • Excellent IT skills, especially with design and photo-editing software
  • Exceptional creativity and innovation
  • Photography
  • Videography and video editing
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Self-motivation and ability to take initiative
  • Capacity to work independently and in teams
  • Flexibility and capacity to work under pressure
  • Willingness to learn

Relevant Job Experience

Must have experience in designing visually appealing graphics and working with relevant software


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