Learning and Knowledge Manager

Learning and Knowledge Manager
Dubai, UAE
6 month contract (with possibility of extension)
Consultancy Fee Range: GBP250 - GBP275 per working day
The role
The Learning and Knowledge Manager will seek to enhance capacity to learn, adapt and continuously improve the quality of actions in the humanitarian sector. You will seek to enable the academy’s team to collectively and systematically create, share and apply knowledge, to better achieve the Academy’s objectives through the acquisition, management, and utilization of information and knowledge that are aimed at making improvements to Humanitarian Response within the region.
The Academy
We are a new global start-up networked organisation whose mission is to enable people around the world to prepare for and respond to crises in their own countries. We work with organisations from the not-for-profit, public and private sector, technology industry and universities to help local communities across the world to become more resilient in the face of disaster.
For more information on the Academy and for a full copy of the role description please visit our website here.http://www.humanitarianleadershipacademy.org/consultancy-opportunity-lea...
To be successful, you will have extensive and varied experience in a senior management role in a learning and development function and will have previously established new learning initiatives and programmes including governance, policies, processes, and procedures to a variety of audiences. You will be an instinctive analytical and strategic thinker and will be an advanced communicator in both English and Arabic with the ability to adapt style and content to achieve results in a variety of contexts.

Please note that the Academy are currently hiring in Dubai on a self-employed consultancy basis and candidates must have residency in United Arab Emirates.
If you are interested in applying, please submit a CV via e-mail to b.khair-mountain@humanitarian.academy