DOCUMENTATION AND PUBLICATION MANAGER – 1 POST at Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH)
advisory role of formulating policy on science and technology and its implementation; it monitors and coordinates scientific research, technology development and transfer; acquires, stores and disseminates scientific and technological information and fosters regional and international cooperation. The commission is implementing the rolling strategic plan of 2015/2016 – 2019/2020, also is undergoing remarkable modernization including structural changes and implementation of new and more attractive scheme of service and competitive salary structure. Due to the implementation of the structural changes, the following positions are vacant and require to be filled as soon as possible.
|POST||DOCUMENTATION AND PUBLICATION MANAGER – 1 POST|
|POST CATEGORY(S)||IT AND TELECOMS|
|EMPLOYER||Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH)|
|APPLICATION TIMELINE:||2020-01-27 2020-02-09|
|DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES||(i)Advise the Director of Knowledge Management on matters pertaining to the development of documentation and publication services at all levels;
(ii)To be in charge of data analysis
(iii)Formulate short and long-term plans and programmes of collection processing and dissemination of information on science, technology and innovation;
(iv)Cooperate with national and international research institutions and data centers for the purpose of collecting and exchanging science, technology and innovation information;
(v)Keeping the general public informed about developments in science, technology and innovation through various means of communication;
(vi)Organizing means of raising funds through the sale of science, technology and innovation information services;
(vii)To supervise in identification of STI publications and other information or materials to be procured or ordered for storing at COSTECH library
(viii)Promote the use of library services by making presentations, preparing press releases, organizing exhibitions and other related activities;
(ix)Oversee the production of various types of print and online materials;
(x)Create and publish promotional materials, such as newsletters, brochures and reports.
(xi)Manage preparation of STI documentaries for media
(xii)To ensure the publication content meets publication guidelines
|QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE||•Holder of a Master Degree in Information Technology and Documentation Studies with knowledge of Publication and Content Management. PhD will be an added advantage.
•In undergraduate must have attained a Bachelor Degree in Information Technology and Documentation Studies or equivalent qualifications from a recognized Institution
•Demonstrated work experience of 8 years in the involvement of documentation, publications and content management in STI setting.