Job Details
Position: Knowledge and Relationship Management Specialist, Microfinance
No of Vacancy: N/A
Job Description/Responsibilities:
Support BRAC International Microfinance to drive innovation and knowledge across BRAC International’s portfolio of microfinance programs and support the implementation of best practice and cross-learning. The individual will report to the Programme Head, Microfinance and will work with country microfinance staff across BRAC International. The Knowledge and Relationship Management Specialist will also manage key relationships specific to the BRAC International Microfinance programme. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following-
Drive innovation and knowledge sharing across BRAC International Microfinance.
Capture and share new thinking and approaches that drive value across BRAC International Microfinance (topics may include digital financial services, agrifinance, edufinance, health finance, micro insurance, social performance management, client protection, client outcomes) and provide insights that will help maintain BRAC’s position as the number one global NGO.
Research and contribute to innovative topics that can create new knowledge and insight.
Support others in the creation of knowledge products, such as case studies, papers, blogs and articles, and create reports on knowledge management for stakeholder engagement.
Arrange webinars, events, publications in which knowledge is shared out internally to BRAC International portfolio countries.
Identify, roll out and own a knowledge management system and database where specialist will be responsible for designing, implementing and ongoing management. Specifically - catalogue, tag and archive documented knowledge for easy access. Ensure safe storage of knowledge. Train the organization on how to use the system if need be.
Manage key relationships specific to BRAC International Microfinance and coordinate and communicate with key microfinance programme staff across the portfolio.
Coordinate with BRAC’s programme development, resources mobilization and learning (PRL) team and BI Fundraising team.
Educational Requirements:
Bachelor in Business Administration /Finance /Economics/ Development Studies
Experience Requirements:
At least three years of experience in project management, knowledge management, and relationship management and designing and implementing new processes. Research experience as well as some experience working with institutional donors, private foundations or development finance institutions will be helpful.
Additional Job Requirements:
- Drive, flexibility ,resilience and the ability to work under pressure - Ability to effectively work remotely, across time zones and team locations, as well in person with a small team of stakeholders - Ability to initiate and facilitate interactions with people who can share their insights and knowledge - Demonstrated experience conducting individual-level qualitative interviews - Detail-oriented with strong analytical skills, knowledge of market research and leading data collection practices and the ability to work with quantitative and qualitative information - Know-how to validate, record and store knowledge in a useable, structured, digital format - Proficiency in a number of computer applications, including knowledge management databases and/or professional services applications - Strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to distil complex information into concise and pragmatic messages - Fluency in English required (spoken, reading and written)
Age Range: N/A
Salary Range: Negotiable
Other Benefits:
Job Location:
Africa Region, BRAC International
Other Way to Apply:
External candidates need to apply online through or email their CV with a letter of interest mentioning educational grades, years of experience, current and expected salary at Internal candidates need to apply with their latest CV including all job assignments in detail with BRAC PIN and email to Please mention the name of the position and AD# BI 42/18 in the subject bar.
Last Apply Date: 25/Sep/2018