The Knowledge Sector Initiative (KSI) is a partnership between the governments of Indonesia and Australia. It is funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and implemented in cooperation with the Ministry of National Development Planning/National Development Planning Agency (Kementerian Perencanaan Pembangunan Nasional/Badan Perencanaan Pembangunan Nasional, Bappenas).
KSI supports Indonesian policymakers to develop more effective development policies through better use of research, data, and analysis. The program works with research providers and government agencies to strengthen the quality and policy-relevance of research and how it is used for policymaking. KSI also works to improve regulations and practices that support quality research and make using evidence in policymaking easier.
RTI International as the managing contractor for this program is in search of highly qualified and enthusiastic, experienced candidates to fill the position of
Lead - Communication, Research and Knowledge Exchange
Essential duties and responsibilities:
The Communication, Research and Knowledge Exchange Lead provides technical and management oversight for KSI’s efforts to develop new knowledge and share this with a broader audience. This aims to raise awareness, promote debate, and mobilise broader support for change in the knowledge sector.
Working closely with other members of the Senior Leadership Team and broader program and operations team, the Communication, Research and Knowledge Exchange Lead will oversee the implementation of strategies for learning, communications and knowledge exchange and contribute to shaping the strategic direction of the program.
The responsibilities are as follows but are not limited to:
If you meet the requirements, and are keen to be part of this exciting program, you are welcome to submit your applications before Tuesday, September 10, 2019.
Further information about The Knowledge Sector Initiative is available on http://www.ksi-indonesia.org/
Knowledge Sector Initiative is managed by RTI International on behalf of the Australian Government. RTI values equal employment opportunities. Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Master’s degree and a minimum of 12 years of experience or a Bachelor Degree and 16 years of experience in international development, public policy, social policy research, or a related field.
Skills & Abilities: