QED Group Communications & Knowledge Management Specialist Job in Kenya

Communications & Knowledge Management Specialist – Evaluation Services & Program Support for USAID / Kenya & USAID / East Africa

Description:

The QED Group, LLC is a full-service international development firm that provides practical solutions to social problems through sound analysis, proven management techniques, and creative implementation.  
We focus our efforts on two core practice areas: Monitoring & Evaluation and Knowledge Management. 
We work with U.S. agencies and overseas governments, international donors, private-sector clients, and PVOs/NGOs in more than 80 countries around the world. Key clients include USAID, the U.S. Department of State, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the U.S. Trade and Development Agency.

The QED Group is seeking a Communications & Knowledge Management (KM) Specialist for anticipated work on the five–year Evaluation Services & Program Support for USAID/Kenya & USAID/East Africa.  
The goal of this five-year contract is to support USAID/East Africa Regional Health and HIV/AIDS (RHH) Office and USAID/Kenya’s Office of Population and Health (OPH) in making informed program management decisions, as well as to provide substantive support with qualitative, quantitative, and analytical information to assist in continually assessing and evaluating project portfolios. 
Evaluations performed under this project will contribute to the re-design of new, evidence-based follow-on activities and programs.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate public dissemination of data and findings;
  • Organize and facilitate project workshops;
  • Utilize project management tools/processes to meet deadlines and ensure effective communication and collaboration on project activities; support USAID’s knowledge management goals through capture of best practices and continuous innovation;
Key Qualifications:
  • Kenyan citizenship required;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Knowledge Management, Media, or related field;
  • At least 5 years of experience in communications in the international development sector;
  • Experience working on USAID-funded programs and familiarity with USAID regulations highly preferred;
  • Experience with relevant online communications and knowledge management tools;
  • Demonstrated capability in strengthening organizational performance;
  • Fluency in English required.
Application Process:

To apply to this position please navigate to the following link http://qed.devhire.devex.com/jobs/327819 and follow the application instructions below.

1. Submit your current resume and cover letter.
 
2. Complete and submit the attached 1420 biodata sheet.
 
3. Complete and submit the attached Voluntary Self-ID Form.

Applications submitted by other means will not be considered. Please note only finalists will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Accessibility Notice:  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: Recruitment@QEDGroupLLC.com. 

Reasonable accommodation requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

The QED Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 
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