Website Department of Tourism
The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting assessment for the development of the National Tourism Knowledge Agenda. Conducting consultations on the developed Tourism Knowledge Agenda; facilitating communities of practice for knowledge sharing and exchange; engaging internal stakeholders on the importance of knowledge management to influence organisational change; identifying sector knowledge management goals and objectives; monitoring, evaluating and reviewing knowledge management policies and frameworks; re-designing and improving knowledge platforms; translating of user needs into knowledge requirements; coordinating the development of content for the Integrated Knowledge Management System and other knowledge management systems; capturing and codifying tacit knowledge to facilitate its reuse; driving content creation, development and enhancement of the Integrated Knowledge Management System and other knowledge management tools; coordinating the information management of knowledge repositories facilitate maintenance continuously; conducting stakeholder needs assessment and analysis to build tourism knowledge base; conducting benchmarking and analysis for the development of the Knowledge Management Strategy; implementing the knowledge management strategy and coordinating activities for successful execution of the strategy’s objectives.
A SAQA recognised NQF level 7 qualification in Computer Science or Information Management or any other related field. Minimum of three years working experience in a management (Assistant Director or equivalent) position in a strategy and policy development environment. Extensive experience in the field of software development and knowledge/information management. Experience in software development (C#, .net, MS SharePoint) and quality assurance of content for various information dissemination platforms. Strong technical skills in database development (MS Access, SQL, Oracle etc). Working knowledge of Geographical Information Systems (GIS), web technology and mobile technology. Sound Knowledge and skills in project management, financial management, people management and empowerment. A valid driver’s license and willingness to travel.
Company: Department of Tourism
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, SA
Application Deadline: N/A