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Job DescriptionThe Practice Team is responsible for providing cutting-edge and integrated solutions to Indias urban development challenges by bringing together faculty and experts across diverse domains of knowledge and practice; exposing learners to real-life problems and integrating the practice into academics and research.This is a full time position, in the Practice Team at IIHS based out of Chennai. The Knowledge Management Specialist in TNUSSP will be responsible for supporting the implementation of the knowledge management component in consultation with the Senior Specialist-Knowledge Management (KM). The deliverables for the knowledge management component includeProject and Process documentation and creation of various knowledge productsKnowledge Management and Exchange StrategyThematic Studies on Urban Sanitation e.g. Community toilets, sanitation financing, existing innovations in Tamil NaduReview and mapping of existing Knowledge Gateways and Communities of PracticeStrengthening / Creation of Knowledge Gateways and Mobilizing Communities of Practice (COPs)The KM team will also provide support in the development of Teaching and Learning Material. The KM will also work closely with the existing IIHS Media and Editing teams.In addition, he and she will be expected to contribute to other projects in IIHS UPP and Practice programmes. Activities and TasksYour responsibilities would include, but not be limited to, the followingCarry out activities in the Knowledge Management (KM) component, including preparation and execution of Knowledge Management Strategy;Support sector, project and process documentation, and production of various research products;Participate in thematic studies in urban sanitation in different locations;Document good practices in FSM initiatives, particularly in the developing countries;Map and contribute to strengthening existing Knowledge Gateways for urban sanitation;Develop and disseminate knowledge products among stakeholders and the larger Communities of Practice;Interface and engage with the Government of Tamil Nadu, clients, partners, communities, institutions, and other stakeholders for TNUSSP; including Govt. of India, development partners, and other international agencies, etc.;Work closely with the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MLE), Capacity building team, and all other teams for preparation of teaching-learning material, and other knowledge and dissemination products;Carry out project management tasks as and when required including planning, budgeting, training, implementing, monitoring and supervising, evaluating and closing research and consulting projects;Work closely with the IIHS editing and communications team;Provide support to other IIHS activities including, academics, research, operations and other activities;Participate in all activities of Institution-building at IIHS; carrying out tasks as assigned by IIHS; and travel on IIHS work within or outside the country as needed.
Additional Degree: BA (Arts) | B.Com. (Commerce) | B.Pharm. (Pharmacy) | B.Plan. (Planning) | B.Sc. (Science) | BBA/ BBM/ BBS | BCA (Computer Application) | Diploma-Other Diploma | B.Ed. (Education) | BHM (Hotel Management)

Experience: 3-6


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