Licensing Assistant at KAMP – PRISK

On Thursday, October 1st, 2015
Kenya Association of Music Producers (KAMP) and Performers Rights Society of Kenya (PRISK) are Collective Management Organizations (CMOs) licensed by the Kenya Copyright Board under Section 46 (2) of the Copyright Act 2001 to represent producers of sound recordings and performers of audio and audio-visual works respectively.

KAMP and PRISK are both mandated to collect license fees from public users of sound recordings and audio-visual works and distribute royalties to their respective rights holders in accordance with Section 30 (A) of the Copyright Act, Cap 130, Laws of Kenya.

General Purpose: KAMP-PRISK are currently seeking a candidate to fill the position of Licensing Assistant whose primary duty shall be implementation of KAMP-PRISK license processing policy, data entry & management of music user database and updating both Legal & Licensing Officer and Head of Licensing of arising issues in the processing of licenses.

The holder of this position will report directly to the Head of Licensing.

To undertake office licensing activities as assigned by the Legal & Licensing Officer or the Licensing & Enforcement Officer from time to time. 

The Licensing Assistant shall report to the Head of Licensing, KAMP-PRISK.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage and keep updated the user database
  • Approve licensing documents for processing of licenses
  • Ensure Licenses are processed and delivered on time
  • Ensure proper filing of all licensing documents
  • Other duties as may be assigned
Education and Qualification
  • Diploma in Business Administration, Secretarial Work, Communication or related fields. This position strictly requires a Diploma holder.
  • Demonstrated experience in administrative duties and data entry.
  • Good knowledge of intellectual property law, mainly copyright and related rights management and the Copyright Act of 2001 is an added advantage.
Key Competencies
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Formal presentation skills
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Organization and planning
  • Problem analysis and problem-solving
  • Adaptability
How to Apply

If you meet the above requirements, kindly send your resume and application letter to the address below.

All applications must be delivered on or before Close of Business Monday 5th October 2015.

The subject of the email should be strictly LICENSING ASSISTANT.

Head of Licensing,
Email: [email protected]

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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