Manager (Knowledge Management)

  ACTED
  Afghanistan Unspecified 213
Date Posted:Aug 15, 2010
Reference:00
Closing Date:Aug 30, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Programme
Nationality:International
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About ACTED:

Founded:  

ACTED, the Agency for Technical Co-operation and Development is an NGO registered in France with global operations in Central Asia, Europe, Latin America, South Asia, Middle East and Africa. ACTED has been active in Afghanistan since 1993, and is one of the largest NGOs in the country, capitalizing on a continued 15-years presence in Afghanistan throughout successive regimes and on established operations throughout Central Asia. ACTED operates mainly in the North, Northeastern and Central areas of Afghanistan. Originally focused on humanitarian relief, ACTED Afghanistan is now working through an integrated development approach. Although still responsive to natural and humanitarian crisis, including support to flood and drought affected populations as well as sustainable reintegration for returnees, ACTED Afghanistan main area of intervention is now the promotion of community-driven rural development. Within this framework, ACTED Afghanistan is the largest NGO facilitating partner of the National Solidarity Programme, working in 1,721 communities spread over five provinces in the North. Its present operations reach about 7,8% of the Afghan rural population.

Job Summary:

The Manager (Knowledge Management)’s responsibilities include:

• To lead the team of the resource centers
• Collect information about livelihoods from internet
• Develop and maintain Livelihood Web site
• Store, retrieve and disseminate information on Livelihoods
• Support preparation of e copy of Livelihood News Letter and designing News letter
• To take charge of e-library of Livelihood resource centre
• Set up and up date web site for sharing of information on Livelihoods
• To provide information to all the stake holders
• Any other matter of importance as assigned by Manager (Livelihoods, National Livelihood Co-ordinator. Deputy Country Director or the country director

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Manager (Knowledge Management)’s responsibilities include:

• To lead the team of the resource centers
• Collect information about livelihoods from internet
• Develop and maintain Livelihood Web site
• Store, retrieve and disseminate information on Livelihoods
• Support preparation of e copy of Livelihood News Letter and designing News letter
• To take charge of e-library of Livelihood resource centre
• Set up and up date web site for sharing of information on Livelihoods
• To provide information to all the stake holders
• Any other matter of importance as assigned by Manager (Livelihoods, National Livelihood Co-ordinator. Deputy Country Director or the country director

Job Requirement:

Qualified candidates must have:
• Afghan National
• Graduate in any field with extensive training in Computer application or graduation or diploma in Computer application
• At least 2/3 years working experience in a development projects in Afghanistan
• Prior working experience in livelihood development activities is an asset
• Fluency in English speaking is required.
• Decent computer skill (MS word, excel and Power point)
• Good communication and presentation skills
• Strong leadership abilities
• Proficient in written and oral communication skills in Dari.
• Willing to travel in various parts of Afghanistan

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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