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Knowledge Management and Collaboration Analyst

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School Group

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ROLE DESCRIPTION

Position

Knowledge Management and Collaboration Analyst (2 HC)

Department

Quality

Reports to

Lead Quality

About School Group

School Group (SG) is a start-up international non-profit developing a cutting-edge global e-learning platform that will allow students around the world to connect for peer-to-peer collaborative learning and skills development - improving the accessibility and quality of education, while transforming lives and impacting future success. We need talented people to help us make our vision a reality. So, if you believe in the power of education, international development and community service - and have the time, skills and know-how to match - we want you as a School Group volunteer.  

Role Overview

  School Group is looking for a Knowledge Management Analyst  that is engaged in the support of the K nowledge M anagement Policy, Planning Research and Metrics for knowledge management.    

Essential Functions

  • Lead/contribute to the development and execution of the KM Governance Plan.  
  • Develop a comprehensive mapping of KM information sources and knowledge, including processes.  
  • Contribute to the development and ongoing maintenance of School Group’s knowledge management system(s).  
  • Create an approach for guiding ongoing analyses needed to address observed KM gaps and for identifying opportunities for innovation, process, procedure and policymaking/adjustments.  
  • Oversee capacity building and support for internal knowledge acquisition, management and sharing; ensure relevant communities of practice are developed and strengthened.  
  • Support development of staff, consultants and key partners and on all aspects of knowledge management.  

Every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of this position. However, this position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you may be required to perform. The omission of specific descriptions of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or can be considered essential to this position.

Key Relationships

  • Needs to work closely with all department leads and teams and to collaborate with Document Control Team and Change Management Team for all the new changes and process.
  • Shall report to Lead, Quality.

Qualifications

Basic

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • Knowledge of and experience with contemporary knowledge sharing platforms, including file sharing and collaboration platforms, that can serve multiple units within a decentralized organizational structure. Understanding of Knowledge Management principles and processes  
  • Experience in use of Knowledge Management platforms like SharePoint   or Wiki
  • Record of ability to mentor and support a team through process of becoming a more effective "learning organization’.  
  • Should know how to create Knowledge Management Processes from scratch and then imply them as per ISO 9001:2015 standpoint .

Preferred

  • 7+ years’ experience in related field preferred.
  • Program management experience

Why volunteer with us?

We are a community of people from different parts of the world who share a common belief in improving education which will eventually reduce poverty and improve the quality of life and living conditions globally. Volunteering with us will enable you to build your resume and gain invaluable experience in a supportive environment.  

  • In the USA, School Group is a Certifying Organization, offering the President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) to eligible volunteers.  

  • School Group will provide a letter of recommendation to all volunteers who are able to showcase outstanding performance for professional references.  

Other information

This is a volunteer position. There will be no financial compensation. Our organization is 100% volunteer - run. We welcome volunteers located anywhere in the world, as long as they can connect reliably to the internet.  

Recruitment Questionnaire

  1. What is ISO 9001:2015?
  1. How would you differentiate between regulatory or statutory audits and performance audits? How about process audit and procedure audit?
  1. If you are just starting out with ISO standards where would you recommend you start?
  1. Explain in few steps how to prepare for and perform an internal audit.
  1. How would you propose to initiate Knowledge Management/ Change Management/ Document Control in SG?

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About School Group

Location:

1700 Atlas RD, Cedar Park, TX 78613, US

Mission Statement

To establish a leading global educational research and development organization with a goal to improve learning, performance, evaluation, and measurement in the educational sector.

Description

School Group is a platform that aims to connect schools from various parts of the world. Our goal is to provide an e-learning community that focuses on a cross cultural peer learning experience. In doing so, we hope to promote collaboration, communication and to bridge the educational gap in a rapidly changing 21st century generation. For more information, please visit our website www.schoolgroup.org.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 10 hr/week
  • How to apply    Please email your resume to apply@schoolgroup.org. We would love to hear from you!    

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