Manager, Knowledge Management

Job Description

Title: Manager, Knowledge Management

Company Name: icddr,b

Vacancy: 01

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Master's in Social Sciences, Development Studies, Economics, English, International Relations, Journalism or any other relevant subject.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 5 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Knowledge Management Operations

∎ Develop the overall KM strategy;
∎ Prepare draft plans and tasks for deploying KM strategy;
∎ Secure approvals from respective offices;
∎ Execute tasks as planned;
∎ Coordinate with various internal stakeholders for the deployment of plans;
∎ Monitor progress of plans, resolve issues and highlight deviations;
∎ Provide regular status updates and progress reports in order to deploy the KM strategy.
∎ Knowledge Compilation

∎ Collect KM stories, etc. from activity leads and partners;
∎ Publish stories into different platforms and forums;
∎ Operationalize an end-to-end knowledge mobilization strategy that links content development and engagement strategies that facilitate timely, useful delivery of information through project learning platforms and activities;
∎ Facilitate the transfer of vetted synthesized evidence between content experts (Technical Specialists), data synthesizers (MEAL Specialists), activity leads and knowledge users into day-to-day tools, evidence products and impact communications;
∎ Manage the creation of updated knowledge products that showcase results and impact, to effectively profile USAID's ACTB and icddr,b, and thus, support resource acquisition opportunities and policy influence that includes case studies, stories, reports, briefing notes, and other externally facing resources.
∎ Knowledge Analysis

∎ Analyze the nature and type of KM contents to be developed;
∎ Identify and share more creative, efficient and effective ways to engage audiences and facilitate sharing and collaboration;
∎ Surface any hidden or unexplored opportunities for KM contents/products;
∎ Provide an insight (that improves the process) into the utility and efficacy of the KM systems
∎ Knowledge Dissemination and Content Creation

∎ Collaborate with internal stakeholders and partners to find creative ways to publish and disseminate lessons learned;
∎ Identify and curate contents for diverse audiences and platforms;
∎ Work with Development and Communications Department to manage and curate social media opportunities such as Facebook posts, twitter handles and blogs to communicate program results and build awareness of the USAID's ACTB to priority stakeholder audiences;
∎ Document and share learning;
∎ Develop and disseminate different KM products such as impact stories, capability statements, newsletter, reports, blog stories, etc.;
∎ Create digital and other relevant contents/products for social media, outreach, other appropriate platforms using design and editing applications.

Additional Requirements:
∎ At least 5 years of relevant experience in similar role(s) in an international/multinational organizations, NGOs or development organizations.

∎ Annual Tk. 13,49,070/- inclusive of house rent and conveyance allowances and other admissible benefits.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ 14.8% provident fund contribution, income tax paid by icddr,b, children allowance @Tk.1,917/- per child per month, festival bonus, contributory healthcare support including dependent spouse and children, group life insurance and subsidized canteen. Transport and daycare facilities are subject to space availability.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 4 Aug 2021

Company Information:
∎ 1 Aug 2021
∎ icddr,b
∎ Business : icddr,b is a Bangladesh-based international health research institute that strives to solve key public health problems through high-quality scientific research and innovation. Policy-makers and practitioners utilize our evidence and expertise to improve health outcomes and prevent premature death and disability worldwide. Established more than 50 years ago, we continue to provide life-saving services to the people of Bangladesh, and to nurture the next generation of global health leaders.

Category: NGO/Development