Project Officer

SPRIZ - Chipata, Eastern

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Contract

Contract type
Permanent
Application deadline
24/11/2018

Description

Position
Project Officer
Industry
Vacancies
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Description

JOB VACANCY: Project Officer

Location: Chipata

Reporting to: Senior Project Officer  

Duration: 1 year

Support for Poverty Reduction in Zambia (SPRIZ), a non-profit NGO is seeking to employ a qualified Project Officer for the Chipata Office whose main role will be to contribute towards the fight against agricultural child labour using Adult Literacy as the main tool. SPRIZ mainly employs ILO strategies of prevention, withdraw and awareness in fighting child labour through advocacy, capacity building and service delivery. The Senior Project Officer will thus be responsible for managing the SPRIZ Chipata Office and ensuring project (s) goals and objectives are met.

DUTIES

  • Implementing child labour project activities using participatory methodologies
  • Facilitate workshops/ trainings on adult literacy and child labour related issues
  • Engage and work with local communities and leadership in fighting child labour and create a healthy rapport
  • Organise district level dialogue forums for child labour stakeholders in liason with the District Labour Office
  • Compile monthly and quarterly  financial and narrative reports.
  • Coordinate project activities and collaborate with relevant stakeholders

Qualifications and competencies

  • Diploma in adult education, Development Studies or equivalent
  • Proven record of community work with 2- 3 years work exeprience
  • Experience in adult education and micro credit/village banking
  • Knowledge of the use of participatory methodologies and facilitation skills.
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Execellent Report writing skills and proficient in computer skills.
  • Good interpersonal and team-playing skills and ability to work in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment, with knowledge of local language and cultural values
  • Ability to ride a motorbike preferably with a class 3 or 4 Valid Driving license

Requirements

Min education
Primary school
Required experience
4 Years
Nationality
Not defined
Languages
Not defined
Skills
Not defined
Prerequisites

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Company

Employer name

SPRIZ

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