Job Title: ICT4D Knowledge Management & Communications Specialist
Reports to: TBD
Department: Global Knowledge and Information Management (GKIM)
Catholic Relief Services is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. CRS works to save, protect, and transform lives in need in more than 100 countries, without regard to race, religion or nationality. CRS' relief and development work is accomplished through programs of emergency response, HIV, health, agriculture, education, microfinance and peacebuilding.
Contributes to driving internal and external ICT4D thought-leadership, knowledge management and capacity building. Responsible for the effective sharing of ICT4D knowledge across the agency, through the development, dissemination, and ownership of relevant communications assets and fora. Supports internal ICT4D capacity building by enabling access to relevant learning resources. Supports external ICT4D thought leadership and knowledge exchange. This role works in a highly networked manner with colleagues across the agency.
Roles and Key Responsibilities:
Languages - Must be fluent in written and spoken English; French or Spanish fluency highly desirable.
Travel - This position will require occasional travel (15% or less), including to resource poor international locations.
Supervisory Responsibilities - None
Key Working Relationships:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Agency-wide Competencies (for all CRS Staff) :
These are rooted in the mission, values, and guiding principles of CRS and used by each staff member to fulfill his or her responsibilities and achieve the desired results.
What we offer:
CRS offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, vision, generous retirement savings plan and the opportunity to work in a collaborative, mission-driven culture that is committed to improving the lives of the poor throughout the world.
***Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and operations. Catholic Relief Services carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas. We welcome as a part of our staff people of all faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to serving those in need.
Disclaimer: This job description is not an exhaustive list of the skill, effort, duties, and responsibilities associated with the position.
Note: All positions requiring residence or frequent travel outside their home country must undergo and clear a pre-employment medical examination.
CRS' talent acquisition procedures reflect our commitment to safeguarding the rights and dignity of all people - especially children and vulnerable adults - to live free from abuse and harm.
EOE/M/F/D/V - CRS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.