Director, Knowledge Management

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA Boston MA US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 16 Mar 18 2018-03-16

Director, Knowledge Management


Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.


Knowledge is at the heart of our business, and Wellington investors seek to create, share and consume research and investment data, making connections and deriving insights from it in order to exceed our clients' investment expectations. With global collaboration at its heart, a core belief is held at Wellington that none of us is as smart as all of us are together. The Director, Knowledge Management will be responsible for creating our Knowledge Management platform for our investment platform from strategic vision through tactical delivery. The goal of the Knowledge Management function is to improve our ability to access Wellington's best thinking on a wide range of topics by facilitating easy access to the appropriate content and enhancing our ability to collaborate globally.

The Director, Knowledge Management will create a platform that integrates technology, taxonomy, and content management while leveraging Wellington's collaborative culture to drive firm wide implementation over time.  He/she will develop and manage the deployment of communications and awareness programs intended to increase sharing and collaboration with a primary audience of Wellington's investment professionals. A guiding principle for the Director, Knowledge Management will be to aid investors in their quest for alpha through access to relevant, timely and consumable content that currently sits in various pockets across the firm. In addition, he/she will create performance metrics and monitor the progress of the Knowledge Management program over the longer-term.

This position will be based in Boston and will report to the Chief Operating Officer, Investments.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:   

  • 15+ year track of successfully creating and delivering knowledge management solutions on global platforms;
  • Superior organizational skills with a results orientation. The ability to manage, prioritize and complete multiple projects simultaneously is necessary;
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills with ability to articulate and integrate numerous viewpoints and mobilize/influence across firm;
  • Ability to navigate stressful situations with poise, focused on being a calming presence, active listener and pragmatic problem solver; and
  • Strong academic credentials; MBA preferred.

Director, Knowledge Management

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