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Research writer/ communications lead

Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya
April 12, 2018

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Joel Wagema Wandimi

Tel: 072*******



Communications Lead with extensive experience in digital media.

Excellent communication skills.

Strong team collaboration skills: working with team members to achieve engineering goals.


Microsoft Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, SPSS, Coreldraw, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Blender,


July 2016-present: Communications Lead at Attisfire Consult

Creating and implementing integrated communication campaigns (IMCs) for clients.

Drafting written materials, preparing presentations and communicating with employees.

Managing social media and email campaigns.

Monitoring press stories relating to our clients and their brands and advising on ways to maximize opportunities for positive PR and reduce negative PR.

Jan 2011-June 2016: Research Writer at Uvocorp

My role involved completing research and report writing for American clients.

The role demanded an advanced grasp of the English language and the ability to communicate effectively.

Jan-Apr 2009: Industrial Attachment

Completed a 3 month Industrial Attachment at BIDCO Oil Refineries Ltd

Jan-Mar 2008: Industrial Attachment

Completed 2-month Industrial Attachment at JKUAT Engineering workshops.


2006-2010: Bachelor’s Degree

Bsc. Biomechanical and Processing Engineering at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT)

September 2010: Leadership Workshop

I participated in a 10-week Leadership Training Program with The Ascent Leadership Trainers.

2001-2004: High School Education

Passed the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Examinations at Alliance High School.

1993-2000: Primary School Education

Sat for the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education at Moi Nyeri Complex.

Personal Attributes:

Proven to be skilled at evaluating options and generating solutions.

Excellent communication skills (Good written and spoken English, Swahili and passable French).

Team player who is a result oriented leader.

Highly creative and innovative.


1)Jean Wanjiru,

Digital Media Consultant, Attisfire Consult

Tel: +254*********


2)John Mathaga

Director, Excellent Researchers,

Tel: 072*******


3)David Ronoh

Consulting Engineer, Widrups Group Ltd.


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