Indepth Research Services, Nairobi invites applications from suitably qualified individuals for the positions of:-
1. Sales Executive
We are looking for a sales Executive to head our marketing team for the above training products.
Knowledge and skills required;
University graduate who has strong computer skills
The ability and desire to sell.
Excellent communication skills.
Strong commercial awareness.
A confident and determined approach.
A high degree of self-motivation and drive.
The ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
The capacity to flourish in a competitive environment.
Basic knowledge of GIS and Remote Sensing, a good understanding and experience of corporate training industry will be an added advantage.
2. Lead Consultant Trainers and Consultant Trainers for the following trainings:-
GIS and Remote Sensing in Disaster Risk Management
GIS and Remote Sensing in Food Security Analysis
GIS and Remote Sensing in Multi Hazard Early Warning Systems
GIS and Remote Sensing in Climate Change Analysis and Adaptation
GIS and Remote Sensing in Logistics and Transportation Systems Management
GIS and Remote Sensing in Utility Systems Management
GIS and Remote Sensing in Land Information Systems Management
GIS and Remote Sensing in Physical Planning
GIS and Remote Sensing in Environmental Systems Management
Mobile Data Gathering
Open Web GIS Development
Working with the Training, Research and Development Department, and GIS and Remote Sensing Support team, the Lead Consultant Trainers and Consultant Trainers will design/Review/adapt and offer new and/or existing trainings for blended learning.
Duties and Responsibilities
Facilitation, conducting research and providing guidance to participants.
Participating in training curriculum development and training programs
Adapt and apply appropriate pedagogic strategies and techniques, and principles of instructional design to create blended learning experiences for adult learners.
Coordinating local and international training workshops
Advise the department on the appropriate uses of GIS and Remote Sensing applications in blended learning contexts.
Applicants for the position of Lead Consultant trainers must have a PhD in a GIS and Remote Sensing related area. Experience in Instructional Design will be an added advantage.
Candidates applying for the positions of Consultant Trainers Must have a Masters or higher in a GIS and Remote Sensing related area. In addition they must have excellent technology skills in Free and Open Source GIS and Remote Sensing software such as QGIS, ILWIS, PcRaster, Map Window and GRASS amongst others.
Knowledge of basic web programming, Google Maps API Family, GeoServer or MapServer, graphic manipulation, is essential for those applying for the Open Web GIS Training.
The ideal candidate should have a minimum of three years of relevant experience.
For all positions, candidates must possess the following competencies:
Demonstrated knowledge of document, data management and presentation software
Demonstrated planning and organizing skills;
Ability to coordinate and work well with others, sharing workloads and, work independently.
Analytical thinking skills and keen judgment;
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (verbal and written)
Applications together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, telephone contact, e-mail address and copies of certificates and testimonials should be sent to,
Training and Research Manager,
Indepth Research Services,
P. O. Box 104289-00101,
or by email to
so as to reach not later than 31st August 2011