Landscape Architectural Coordinator

Job Title: Landscape Architectural Coordinator
Location: Nairobi
Organization: Kounkuey Design Initiative (KDI)
Job Type: Full time
Start date: September 1st, 2021
Apply by: August 15th, 2021

KDI is seeking a Landscape Architect to join our growing team of 20 in Nairobi. This is a fantastic opportunity for a creative, hands-on self-starter to work directly with under-resourced communities in Nairobi’s informal settlements, Tukana’s refugee settlements and across the East African region. The candidate will work in a highly collaborative and interdisciplinary studio environment including landscape designers, urban planners, researchers, community organizers, and program development specialists. The candidate should excel in design thinking with strong representation skills. Other design themes this candidate should be familiar with and/or be keenly interested in include:

Job Responsibilities:


How to Apply:

Send an electronic copy of (1) your motivation/cover letter, (2) your CV, (3) your portfolio and (4) at least three references to: with subject heading: Landscape Architect: [Your Name].

About KDI:

KDI is a non-profit design and community development organization. We collaborate with under-resourced communities to advance equity and activate the unrealized potential in neighborhoods and cities. We accomplish this mission through advocacy, research, planning, and built works.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status or medical condition.