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Knowledge Management Officer

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Knowledge Management Officer

From07-02-2018 Locationna Hoursna Educationna

General objective of the job

The Knowledge Management Officer is responsible for the management, maintenance and development of all Salesforce system. S/he delivers technical support advice and support for curriculum related activities.

S/he acts as a Database Support & Implementation Officer.


Position in the organisation

The Knowledge Management Officer is part of the Operations Department reporting to the Operations Advisor.

S/he does not manage staff.


Result areas

Providing MIS implementation & Support

  • Establishing the needs of users and monitoring user access and security;
  • Monitoring performance and managing parameters to provide fast responses to front-end users;
  • Considering both back-end organization of data and front-end accessibility for end-users;
  • Maintaining data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act;
  • Writing database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata);
  • Controlling access permissions and privileges;
  • Developing, managing and testing back-up and recovery plans;
  • Ensuring that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly;
  • Capacity planning;
  • Working closely with  project managers, database programmers;
  • Communicating regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security;
  • Deal with requests from users and provide them with technical support ;

Result: MIS implementation & Support is given to staff in such a way that issues are resolved at all times.


Knowledge and Experience

Relevant academic background (MIS, Computer Science, or relevant work experience …)

Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in a similar position;

Salesforce knowledge is a plus.


Skills and Competencies

Knowledge of program development, Database & Sharing systems;

Planning, analytical and organizational capabilities;

Strong planning and organizing skills to handle many tasks with deadlines.

Fluent English and Arabic;

Team player;

Result focused and cost-conscious;

Ability to work independently as well as cooperatively with team members;

“Commitment to the vision and goals of War Child Holland in Lebanon, including adherence to the Child Safety Policy, is essential”

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