The Kaizen Company (Kaizen) is an incubator for innovative, scalable solutions that address emerging market challenges and opportunities. Our proven solutions catalyze locally driven organizational and institutional performance improvements and establish communities of practice that facilitate peer-to-peer learning and the achievement of shared goals.
We leverage existing knowledge, technology, and new media, and local peer networks to support local reforms. Since our inception, we have provided support to more than 100 government, private-sector, and non-profit organizations in markets worldwide. We have created solutions that achieve outcomes across a broad range of sectors including education, governance, economic growth, environment and water, energy, and global law enforcement.
Scope and Objectives
Kaizen is facilitating the creation of the Jordan Youth Network to connect youth and youth-serving organizations through an innovative community of practice in Jordan. The Jordan Youth Network will provide a space where youth can interact to share and address common challenges and opportunities, access resources, and mobilize to implement solutions. The Network will be a mix of in-person and virtual engagement, via an online portal, offering different groups and individuals a safe environment to interact across gender and geography. The Network portal will also house asset mapping data collected by youth. The Network will utilize Kaizen’s Professional Communities approach, which is based on communities of practice.
Kaizen is recruiting a Jordanian consultant to support the creation, launch and operation of the Jordan Youth Network.
The Communities of Practice Coordinator will undertake the following tasks:
This part-time engagement will begin immediately and continue for approximately 18 months. The anticipated level of effort is approximately 260 days.
If you are interested in this position and have all or most of the desired qualifications, please submit a CV, a cover letter explaining your key qualifications and availability, and the names and contact information for 3 references.