Senior Knowledge Manager, USAID CEGAH, Indonesia

from Management Systems International
Closing date: 26 Oct 2019

Senior Knowledge Manager, USAID CEGAH, Indonesia

Project Summary:

USAID CEGAH is a 5-year program dedicated towards strengthening Indonesias Community of Accountability. This includes components on rule of law strengthening, accountability and anti-corruption, public service integrity, access to information and civil society strengthening.

**Please note: this is a locally-hired position, open to Indonesian citizens. Salary will be based on verifiable salary history

Position Summary:

CEGAH is keen to ensure that the lessons learned from its research and programming best practices are preserved and shared among implementing partners and the donor community. CEGAH seeks to elevate its capacity to communicate program progress to an external audience.

The Senior Knowledge Manager will work closely with the Chief of Party (COP) and Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) and report to the former. S/he will supervise the Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist and the Communications Assistant/Officer.


  • Ensure that the project team, including USAID, has access to relevant information about project progress and impact.

  • Respond in a timely manner to USAID requests for information on project progress, monitoring and evaluation progress, and other queries.

  • Oversee and encourage the utilization of project data in decision making.

  • Oversee the implementation of the Monitoring and Evaluation Plan, including data quality checks, verification of information provided, ensuring regular updates to the plan and highlighting areas of concern.

  • Work with the M&E Specialist to ensure that data collected is relevant and feeds back into program improvement. Ensure areas of concerns are spotted early and remedied.

  • Communications and outreach, including:

    • Working with field office staff to compile quarterly and annual reports.

    • Implementing/overseeing development of newsletter, fact sheets, success stories, case studies, and other communications and knowledge products.

    • Reviewing and finalizing monthly activity plans.

    • Ensuring weekly program updates are prepared.


  • University degree in relevant field.

  • Strong preference for candidates with both M&E and Communications experience.

    • Experience in journalism/communications required, experience in donor communications field, particularly with USAID a distinct advantage.

    • Experience with Monitoring & Evaluation systems required. Experience with USAID systems preferred.

  • Strong knowledge of governance structure in Indonesia.

  • Ability to work confidently within tight timelines.

  • Ability to generate knowledge products from various sources under pressure.

  • Native or near-native English language writing capacity.

  • Fluent Bahasa Indonesia.

Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.


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