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Consultant – Senior Consultant (Education)

Permanent

Consultant – Senior Consultant (Education).

Kenan Foundation Asia believes in a world where everyone has the right to build a better life for themselves, their family, and their community. Every day, we are working in Thailand and the region to inspire students, develop skilled people, and grow strong leaders by empowering them with the knowledge, technology, and skills necessary for a better future. Whether it’s an entrepreneur, a teacher, a student, a community leader, or non-profit manager, we conduct tailored, engaging activities to train, coach and equip them so they can achieve their dreams. 

Role Description

Kenan Foundation Asia, a non-profit development organization working in partnership with companies, governments, academia, and committed individuals to empower people with the knowledge, technology, and skills necessary for a better future, is seeking a highly motivated and qualified person for the position of Consultant – Senior Consultant (Education). You will be responsible to manage and maintain relationships with partners in various organizations for projects and also engage the industry sector, education providers and key stakeholders to determine critical skills needs and leverage training expertise and resources from the stakeholders to support the transition of pipeline graduates into the workforce. The Consultant or Senior consultant will report to the Senior manager of Education program.

Key Responsibilities

Project Management

  • Oversight and technical input into the design and implementation of project activities regarding the education-to-employment program. This includes activity design and implementation, identification of skills development needs and priorities, development and implementation of annual plans, and identification of additional technical specialists as needed.
  • Manage budget to ensure balancing of optimization of budget use and impactful program

Stakeholder management

  • Engage stakeholder developing insight into donor context and defining their needs to ensure positive relationships and retention

Manage team’s performance

  • Ensure of team’s performance toward project and live up to Kenan’s value e.g. team communicate, coach staffs, conduct performance review, hiring process, etc

Business development/Brand Development

  • Lead or take part of proposal development by conduct searching and provide quality information that meet all aspects of the requirements
  • Brand ambassador. Represent to key stakeholders and sharing knowledge in areas of expertise

Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Education, development or a related field.
  • At least 5 years of direct experience working on vocational education projects, including in mentoring, train-the-trainer and capacity building of educators and administrators.
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience working on education, or other human capacity development projects are preferable.
  • Excellent communication, cross-cultural, diversity, and good interpersonal skills.
  • Professional facilitation and training skill is a plus.
  • Excellent Thai and English Language written and oral skills.

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HOW YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Make a difference by supporting Kenan and empowering people with the knowledge, technology and skills necessary for a better future.

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