Knowledge Management Specialist Job at FHI 360

  • Full Time
  • Kampala, Uganda
  • Applications have closed

Website FHI 360

The FHI 360 has published a job vacancy announcement on May 20, 2022 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Knowledge Management Specialist to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

Recruiter FHI 360
Position Knowledge Management Specialist
Location Kampala, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline May 30, 2022

FHI 360 Job Vacancy 2022

Job Summary/Responsibilities:

The EpiC Uganda Knowledge Management Specialist is primarily responsible for assisting the EpiC/Uganda program team to capture, document, manage and disseminate program results, knowledge/learning products and stories to various audiences using a variety of communication methods. The position is based in Kampala, Uganda and will report to the Senior Technical Advisor, Vaccine Service Delivery.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Closely work with the project team to identify, document, and disseminate project activities, achievements, successes, and lessons learned, utilizing a variety of communication channels;
  • Work with the project team, government counterparts and other implementing partners (IPs) as well as project beneficiaries to identify, document and disseminate best practices, success stories, and lessons learned;
  • Provide technical writing and editorial support to project deliverables and knowledge products.
  • Provide desktop publication support to project deliverables and dissemination of products;
  • On an ongoing basis, work with project teams to identify areas for documentation, collect information through interviews and on-the-ground research and observation, and determine appropriate mediums for documentation and dissemination;
  • Ensure that project print, equipment and online materials are consistent with donor branding guidelines;
  • Manage content on the project and FHI 360 webpage: develop and review the content, assist in the identification of relevant topic areas, and collect and disseminate best practices through the organization’s media channels;
  • Monitor relevant media coverage, take photographs and videos, and maintain a photo/videography library and ensure photo/video release back-up documentation;
  • Participate in Donor and implementing partners’ communication meetings as may be required
  • Liaises with HQ-based EpiC Knowledge Management staff regarding opportunities and deliverables for promoting EpiC’s work in Uganda;
  • Supports the Uganda technical staff to document project methodologies, achievements, and results;
  • Keeps abreast of developments in the larger COVID-19 response globally.

Position in Organization:

  • Full time
  • Posted Today
  • job requisition id: 2022200902

Qualification:

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree or its international equivalent in journalism, communications, public relations, knowledge management, or a related field;
  • A minimum of five years’ experience with progressively increasing responsibility in leading communications efforts for large and complex projects;
  • Demonstrated experience in effectively engaging partners and in managing communications activities in a multi-partner project;
  • Experience working with software packages often used for the design and layout of communications materials;
  • Demonstrated skills in communications and innovation in technical practice;
  • Demonstrated experience in developing communications materials for social media and digital platforms (online, tablet and phone-based communications tools);
  • Articulate, professional, and able to communicate in a clear, positive manner with clients and Staff;
  • Experience working on health programs preferred;
  • Experience working on international donor funded programs an added advantage;
  • Fluency in English required;
  • Position open to Ugandan nationals or those residing in Uganda with the legal authority to work.

How to Apply FHI 360 Knowledge Management Specialist Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://fhi.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/FHI_360_External_Career_Portal/job/Kampala-Uganda/EpiC-Uganda-Knowledge-Management-Specialist_Requisition-2022200902

The Closing Date: May 30, 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.