Knowledge Management

As of end September 2021, there were over 2 million Knowledge Manager jobs advertised on This compares with 15,200 Finance Manager jobs

and 14,100 Operations Manager jobs at the same time on the same platform.

Your task is to prepare a report for a jobs agency director on the topic of: Preparing Candidates for the Role of Knowledge Manager. The report is intended to help prepare unemployed managers (the ‘candidates’) for a career change to Knowledge Management roles, thus increasing their potential success in finding a new job. The report should cover the following topics:

A brief explanation of the term ‘Knowledge Management’
An explanation for the fast-growing interest on the part of companies to employ Knowledge Managers
A description of what a Knowledge Manager is expected to undertake (job processes) and what s/he is expected to achieve (job objectives)
Key competencies that a Knowledge Manager should have or acquire in order to be eligible for such roles

Sample Solution