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Project Officer

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  • Post Date: February 27, 2020
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Job Overview

Brief about the organization: An opportunity has arisen within an organization focusing on access to justice and human rights that seeks the services of a Project Officer for a 12 month contract with possibility of an extension.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Monitors program implementation in house and by various partner organisations;
  • Manages performance including coaching and mentoring;
  • Conducts research and advocacy initiatives;
  • Compiles programme reports and any other reports required by supervisor;
  • Represents the organisation at meetings with various stakeholders including line Ministries and funding partners;
  • Participates in fundraising initiatives including drafting of proposals and concept notes.

Skills and competencies

  • Knowledge of human rights and access to justice issues;
  • Ability to track and monitor compliance by various partner organisations with set standards and procedure in terms of project implementation;
  • Excellent research and writing skills;
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills and must be proficient in both oral and written English;
  • Sharp analytical and verbal reasoning skills;
  • Ability to work and interact with marginalized and vulnerable communities and individuals;
  • Ability to work with all stakeholders including funding partners, Consortium partners and Government departments;
  • Ability to use the Microsoft suite of packages;
  • Clean Class 4 Drivers license

Qualifications and experience

  • LLBS;
  • Masters in Law/ Development Studies / Business Administration;
  • Proven work experience in the civil society sector, internal and donor reporting and a good understanding of donor requirements;
  • Minimum 3 years practicing law in Zimbabwe and registration with the LSZ an added advantage

To apply

Interested applicants to direct their applications and CVs to May you clearly label the subject matter “Application for Project Officer Position.”

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.
Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

Deadline: 1 March 2020

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