Job Description :
Information / Knowledge Scientist

Information / Knowledge Scientist

Niagara Falls, NY

Up to One (1) Year

Job Functions:

Facilitate and monitor the use and improvement of common knowledge management (KM) processes and approaches across the organization.
Monitors and reports progress of KM projects to the knowledge management leader.
Monitors the effectiveness, maintenance, and use of IT tools and systems as they apply to KM and implements improvements.
Helps disseminate information about the organization’s KM program to internal and external audiences, including organizing knowledge sharing events.
Assists the KM department with administrative tasks such as coordinating meetings, events, and content development for presentations.

Required Skills:

Strong understanding of technology trends that may impact the organizational roadmap. Ability to foresee opportunities to capitalize on existing and emerging technology investments to further organizational goals

Strong understanding of content management and content strategy principles.

Strong group facilitation skills

Ability to identify and disseminate best practices

Creative and self-motivated with problem solving and analytical skills.

Experience:

Applying and supporting knowledge management tools in effecting culture, organizational behavior, and business processes.
Developing and supporting change management programs.
Introducing best practices leading to organizational effectiveness.
Designing KM use cases for content management and collaboration software systems.
Conducting resistance assessment and developing interactions to mitigate resistance
Facilitating groups to achieve consensus on shared objectives and common messaging such as surveys, interviews, and workshops.