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Thursday, September 25, 2014

Knowledge Mgmt Spec't, Perkins Eastman (NY)

Knowledge Management Specialist, Perkins Eastman – NY

The Knowledge Management Specialist will join the Perkins Eastman Knowledge Resource Team to support KM initiatives at the firm. The KM Specialist will primarily be responsible for maintaining the integrity of the global KM systems and knowledge sharing communities.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Gather and edit daily internal news submissions and post for firm wide audience
  • Monitor KRT support account and coordinate customer solutions.
  • Moderate discussions for KRT business opportunities – making connections between people, information and networks
  • Facilitate use of KM systems through user support and training
  • Content Management: ability to logically categorize, maintain content, and encourage best practices
  • Create Intranet sites, lists and libraries in partnership with KRT and/or stakeholders
  • Assist with standardizing methods for automating and documenting workflow and maintaining KM systems
  • Determine efficacy of processes and workflows used; identify critical information needed during each stage of processes
  • Evaluate and enhance sources and methods for capturing Practice Area knowledge, staff expertise, and relevant industry information
  • Write /edit support materials for the KM systems
Key Skills:
  • Bachelor Degree is required, preferably in Business, Communications, English or related field.
  • Minimum 5 to 7 years of experience in a professional services firm is required.
  • SharePoint 2007 or SharePoint 2010 power user a must
  • SharePoint 2013 and Office 365 user experience a plus
  • Motivated by a fast-paced environment, possessing the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to effectively communicate to staff of all levels of experience and technical ability
  • Superb attention to detail; committed to doing things right the first time
  • Proven training and facilitation skills
  • Professional, energetic, and personable
  • Dependable, deadline driven, task oriented, highly organized
  • Energetic and positive attitude
  • Strong analytic and research skills
  • Strong team player and partnership spirit
To apply: send your cover letter, resume and salary history as one file ( Adobe PDF preferred but Word is acceptable) to our PERecruiter email address at
with “NEW YORK – Knowledge Management Specialist – Your Name” in the subject line. Please provide the website source. No phone calls please. Perkins Eastman is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a participant in the Federal E-Verify program. EOE/M/F/D/V