Principal Management Officer Jobs in Dubai – UAE at ContractEast African Community
Title: Principal Management Officer
Company: ContractEast African Community
Location: Dubai – UAE
Type: Full Time
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Principal Knowledge Management Officer
Overseas Overseas Details Number of Positions 1 Years Experience 10 years Minimum Qualification Masters Job Level Senior level Work Type Contract Company Industry Government Employer East African Community Description
This position is responsible for establishing mechanisms for generating, capturing, synthesising, assessing, sharing, disseminating, accessing and utilising knowledge to solve health challenges and support the development aspirations of the Community.
EXCITING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (RE-ADVERTISED)
The East African Community is a regional intergovernmental organization comprising the Republic of Burundi, the Republic of Kenya, the Republic of Rwanda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Republic of South Sudan and the Republic of Uganda with its Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.
The EAC mission is to widen and deepen economic, political, social and cultural integration to improve the quality of life of the people of East Africa through increased competitiveness, value added production, trade and investments.
This is an exciting opportunity for highly motivated and result-driven professionals who are citizens of East African Community Partner States (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, South Sudan ) to apply for the following position tenable at East African Health Research Commission (EAHRC):
PRINCIPAL KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT OFFICER (1 post)
Department : EAHRC Department of Knowledge Management
Current Scale/Grade : P3
Job reports to :
Deputy Executive Secretary – Research
Duty Station :
This position is responsible for establishing mechanisms for generating, capturing, synthesising, assessing, sharing, disseminating, accessing and utilising knowledge to solve health challenges and support the development aspirations of the Community. The position requires frequent communication and interaction with all stakeholders and partners involved and/or supporting knowledge management within EAC Partner States and internationally such as government policy makers, health managers, health workers, health researchers, health research Institutions, health related professional associations, development partners, other stakeholders and the public in general.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Principal Knowledge Management Officer will deliver the following duties and responsibilities in a manner that is consistent and cognizant of the EAHRC philosophy:
Liaise with the management of the EAHRC
Work under the supervision of the Deputy Executive Secretary (Research) to provide technical expertise on Knowledge Management.
Facilitate the creation of health research databases to strengthen health policy and practice.
Promote the application of knowledge from research to strengthen regional health policy formulation and practice.
Facilitate the development of regional health policies and their implementation.
Facilitate and promote the synthesis, interpretation, and utilization of health research findings.
Facilitate the exchange and dissemination of health research information through conferences, workshops, publications and other fora.
Promote community outreach activities in implementation of research findings.
Establish and maintain a harmonized network of morbidity and mortality registries for all diseases, illnesses and conditions which may occur at community, health facility, district, national, and …