Director, Knowledge Management, Private Equity

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    8 months ago

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    Darron Chapman

Greenfield site! A new and exciting opportunity for a Director, Knowledge Management, Private Equity 

An established Private Equity firm has identified a requirement for a senior knowledge management professional to work with the firm's performance improvement team:

The successful candidate will be instrumental in developing a knowledge strategy that meets the requirements of the firm. Some ideas so far are

  • Create best practice templates and processes for each significant offering
  • Codify approach to value creation
  • Produce case studies looking at lessons learned
  • Facilitate experience sharing
  • Tailor information to the right audience
  • Organise a portal optimised for findability with all of the best practice documents
  • Develop internal ‘points of view’ on the firm’s approach to issues such as key account management or pricing

There is also the potential for this person to take on:

  • Managing external consultants and information providers
  • Developing best practice documents from external knowledge such as on IT

The suitable candidate is likely to come from a consulting background. They must have  the ability to understand a wide range of consulting offerings and content. This role requires someone with the seniority to engage with a sophisticated audience under extreme time pressure, with the right communication style and a sense of how to present information by identifying ‘what is important’.

Salary: £six figures - Further details will become available week commencing 11 November 2019