Profile of TerryRuth Muriithi

TerryRuth Muriithi Corporate Communicator
5 years experience 1 projects worked Kenya
500.00Ksh. /hr 0Ksh. earned
Content WritingCreative writingCustomer ServiceMarketingSocial Media

TerryRuth Wanjiku Muriithi

 

113-10300 Kerugoya | +254720701462 / +254732200941 | terryruthm@gmail.com

 

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

 

Adaptable, fast learner, team player with good communication and leadership skills

 

·  Communications: Possess good written and oral communication skills in both English andKiswahili.

 

·  Key Strengths: I am a fast learner and I am self- driven and results oriented as well. Inaddition, I am computer literate.

 

·   Professional Membership: I am a member of the Public Relations Society of Kenya.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Kenya Accreditation Service (KENAS)                                                       4th February 2020 – Present

 

·         Achievements, Responsibilities

 

Organizing events, media monitoring, amending the website content, updating the organization’s social media content and manning the customer care desk

 

·         Competencies Gained

 

Media Relations, Report Writing, Event Organizing

 

Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA)                                        Dec 2017 – Nov 2018

 

·   Achievements, Responsibilities

 

Publicity & Corporate Brand Management, Media Management, Events Management, Public Complaints Management, Customer Service Management

 

·   Competencies gained

 

Report Writing, Media Relations and Handling Public Complaints

 

Daystar University                                                                                                            Sep 2016 – Nov 2017

 

·   Achievements, Responsibilities

 

Writing articles for the Daystar publications-The Involvement newspaper and the weekly newsletter – The Info Spot, planning and Coordinating Daystar Events, updating Daystar’s social media networks, Manned the Customer Care Desk ,Marketed daystar by visiting high schools,

 

 

coming up with ad’s to market Daystar via online platforms, print media and the traditional media o Volunteered as an event organizer at the Communications for Development (C4D) symposium on 24th April 2017 and at the International Communications Association (ICA) Conference on 23rd -25th October 2017

 

·  Competencies gained

 

Events Management; Marketing

 

 

INTERNSHIPS

 

Ananke Magazine

 

 

Mar – Aug 2016

Kenya Forest Service

Jan – Apr 2014

Kenya News Agency, Ministry of Information and Communication

Jan – Apr 2013`

 

 

EDUCATION

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Bachelor of Applied Communication (B.A) 2012 – 2014

 

Multimedia University of Kenya

 

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) 2008

 

Facing Mount Kenya High School, Kirinyaga

 

 

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

 

Microsoft Office

 

 

Photography

Editing

 

 

Social Media Marketing

Events Planning

 

 

Digital Marketing

Public & Media Relations

 

 

Layout and Design

Corporate Communication

 

 

Customer Service

Public Speaking

 

 

Research

Sales and Field Marketing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

REFEREES

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.      Betty Wekesa

 

Kenya National Highways Authority – Human Resources Management Officer

 

 

Contact: b.wekesa@kenha.co.ke

0729882552

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.

Grace Mbogo

 

 

Daystar University – Assistant Public Relations Officer

 

Contact: gmbogo@daystar.ac.ke

0721394458

 

 

 

 

 

3.

Elizabeth Muema

 

 

 Communications & PR – Assistant Director

 

 

Contact: muemae@kenyaaccreditation.org

0721 715636

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional information and recommendations available on my LinkedIn

Work History (1)

Work Experiences

  • PR & Communication

    Kenya Accreditation Service

    02/2020 - Now

    Organizing events, media monitoring, amending the website content, updating the organization’s social media content and manning the customer care desk

Certification

  • Peer Education

    I Choose Life Africa

    11/2009 - 01/2010

    Trained majorly on HIV virus management and Abstinence.

Education

  • Bachelor in Applied Communication

    Multimedia University of Kenya

    08/2012 - 12/2014

    Graduated on 23rd October 2015 with a Second class honors, Upper division.