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We are a global group working to build a more inclusive and sustainable world where all people, everywhere, can reach their fullest potential. We partner with and serve communities, governments, and companies throughout the world, providing an innovative mix of advisory, investment, research, analytics, and design services. Today’s complex global problems require new solutions. Comprised of Dalberg Advisors, Dalberg Capital, Dalberg Design, Dalberg Data Insights and Dalberg Research; our businesses approach problems differently and work together to create impact at scale. We are from everywhere, at home anywhere - an African and American company as much as an Asian, Middle Eastern, and European one.
Dalberg is a place where a diverse mix of talented individuals are able to bring their authentic selves to work – whether it’s how you identify, where you come from, the languages you speak, the person you love, the way you worship. Dalberg is a home where people feel safe, understood, nurtured and encouraged to grow.
As a team of 450+ people from 50 countries, speaking over 90 languages collectively, with 40%+ female leadership team, Dalberg places diversity, equity and inclusion principles at the heart of our organization and the work we do alongside our clients, partners and communities.
Established in 2001 by experienced private sector consultants, Dalberg operates from 26 worldwide locations. For more information, please visit Dalberg.
About Our Clients
Our clients come to us with some of the most difficult global problems, seeking solutions where the obvious ones have failed. We are entrepreneurs and innovators, designers and creative problem solvers, thinkers, and doers who supply new ideas, drawing from a deep base of knowledge that cuts across sectors and geographies and is growing every day. We partner with and serve communities, governments, and companies throughout the world. Some of our recent clients include foundations such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, corporations such as Pepsi and Vodafone, multilateral institutions such as the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank, UN Agencies such as UNICEF and the UNEP, and government agencies such as DFID and the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency.
Knowledge Management Associate Role
Our vision is for Dalberg to be an insights leader to the world, where internal resources are aligned to maximize our impact through top notch client work, IP and thought leadership. Effective Knowledge Management (KM) is increasingly seen as an essential operations function to help Dalberg achieve that vision. With more than 400 projects and 100 individual clients served per year, our ability to both extract knowledge from our client work to produce sharper insights to set agendas as well as our ability to synthesize insights across diverse set of practice areas and capabilities to better inform our delivery of high quality client service is essential to our success.
The KM Associate role is an entrepreneurial operations role within Dalberg Advisors that will support the global KM Director in the execution of all KM related functions at Dalberg as they are built and scaled.
The KM Associate will also be tasked with coordinating all knowledge related needs for 5-6 Practice Areas (such as Food & Agriculture, Global Health, etc.). This entrepreneurial function would include working on defining an annual strategic plan, developing high quality KM content (including thought leadership, point of views, killer slide packs, etc.), maintaining core KM materials and systems (project qualifications, expert lists, staff bios, etc.) and serving as main point of contact for project teams and Partners on Practice Area specific KM requests/needs. The KM Associate will also have authority to design and adapt the KM processes and systems to make each of the Practice Area KM work better.
Specific skills and background
Join Our Team
1. KM strategy and operations support
2. KM practice area leadership
3. KM systems
Join Our Team
Please submit your application at our Career Centre, by 30th of November, 2019.
Your application should include a resume, cover letter and a sample knowledge management publication you have authored.
During the same recruitment period, please only apply to one position at Dalberg. This position is open in any Dalberg location and may involve travel to other offices as needed.
Candidate applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Candidates selected for interviews will be invited for a number of interviews to test analytical and conceptual thinking skills through consulting case questions, and to discuss interests and experience. A candidate’s specific title and level of entry will be assessed during the interview process.