PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERING SPECIALIST - ECONOMIC & SOCIAL EMPOWERMENT FOR ADOLESCENT GIRLS AND VULNERABLE WOMEN PROJECT (EMPOWER)
PURPOSE: The Public-Public Partnership Specialist will be responsible for developing a strategy and overseeing program activities that aim to engage the private sector and government in increasing appropriate economic opportunities for vulnerable women and girls to prevent child labor and increate gender equity in Zambia. The Public-Private Partnership Specialist will work closely with the Project Director to coordinate and maintain working relationships with project stakeholders, particularly the government and private sector; and lead collaborative initiatives with private companies.
Oversee the engagement of the EMPOWER Project activities with the government and private sector which includes developing annual planning; ensuring timely, high quality implementation of activities; and monitoring and evaluation of project implementation and deliverables.
Assist the Project Director in the development of technical reports for the US Department of Labor or others in line with the project’s communication strategy.
Provide technical assistance and support to local partner NGOs and CSOs on engaging with the government and private sector.
Provide technical assistance and support to private sector partners on engaging with vulnerable girls and women to increase their economic opportunities.
Provide technical assistance and support to national and local government officials on engaging with vulnerable girls and women to increase their economic opportunities.
Work with the Project Director to develop strategies for engaging with local government and the private sector.
Work with the Project Director to develop strategies for raising awareness within the government and private sector on prevention of child labor for vulnerable women and girls.
Monitor the results of the program’s activities and contribute to periodic evaluations/assessments; contribute to dissemination of results to internal and external audiences.
EDUCATION/KNOWLEDGE TECHNICAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Master’s level degree required in international development, economic development, education, gender policy/empowerment, political science, or a relevant social science discipline.
Applicants must have a minimum of 7 years’experience working on public-private partnership programs including a minimum of 2 years’of economic development or child labor prevention experience.
Knowledge or understanding of social, economic, and political context governing youth, education, and workforce readiness policy issues in developing countries, particularly in Zambia.
Strong knowledge in private sector and government engagement in development programs
Knowledge of US Government regulations, policies, and procedures or those of an equivalently complex international government funding organization.
Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills, creative problem solving, conflict, and ethical management skills.
Fluency in English is required.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Working Environment / Conditions:
Work environment: Office-based with frequent travel to the field
Travel: Domestic/international travel is required.
Women are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
In line with our corporate priorities aimed at ensuring optimization of revenue collection and increased tax compliance on the on...
INFRASTRUCTURE SR. SUPERVISOR Job Purpose: Manage various information systems and infrastructure used by the franchise e.g. LA...
Scholarships on different fields of various universities in master degree program is available now. Both women and men from dev...
Maamba Collieries Limited (MCL) is jointly owned by Nava Bharat Singapore Pte Limited and ZCCM-IH plc. The Company owns and operates...
The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK (CPA UK) at Westminster is the largest and most active branch in the CPA. It now seeks...
Great opportunity to lead the UNEP office in Montreal! Looking for a Principal Programme Management Officer: A minimum of 15 years o...
Zambia National Commercial Bank Plc (Zanaco) is inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the f...
Job Title: Relationship Manager C – IRC124642 Job Purpose Responsible for management of their function devising implementing a...
Kobil Zambia Limited, a fully-owned subsidiary of the KenolKobil Group with its head office in Kenya and one of the leading Oil Mark...
World Vision Zambia (WVZ) Limited is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, ...
AB Bank Zambia Abt Associates ACC Anti Corruption Commission Zambia Access Bank Accountant Administration Afdb African Development Bank Agriculture Airtel Zambia Atlas Copco Zambia AU African Union Aviation Jobs AWF African Wildlife Foundation BancABC BANKING JOBS Barclays Bank Zambia Blantyre BOZ Bank of Zambia British Council in Zambia CARE INTERNATIONAL ZAMBIA Cavmont Bank Center for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia CHAI Clinton Health Access Initiative Chamber of Mines of Zambia Chibombo Chililabombwe Chingola Chipata Chirundu Choma Citibank Civil Engineer Climate Change and Environment COMESA Community Development Jobs Consultancy Copperbelt Copperbelt Energy Corporation Copperbelt University CRS Catholic Relief Services Customer Care Customer Support - Technical Support Danish Refugee Council DBZ DEVELOPMENT BANK OF ZAMBIA Democratic of the Congo Driver Jobs ECOBANK ZAMBIA Economist Education EGPAF Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS Foundation ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF ZAMBIA Electrical Engineering Environmental Jobs ERB Energy Regulation Board ESAMI Eastern and Southern African Management Institute FHI360 Finance Finca Malawi FINCA Zambia First Quantum Minerals Ltd FNB FIRST NATIONAL BANK ZAMBIA Food and Nutrition GOVERNMENT JOBS Graduate Trainee Health Hospitality Jobs HPCZ Health Professions Council of Zambia Human Resources Human Rights ICT JOBS Insurance Jobs Internship IRC International Rescue Committee Islamic Relief Jhpiego Kabwe Kalulushi Kalumbila Kasama Kasumbalesa Kitwe Konkola Copper Mines plc Lecturer Legal Aid Board Legal Jobs Librarian Lilongwe Livingstone LMC Lumwana Mining Company Limited Lubambe Copper Mine Limited Lumwana Lusaka Lusaka University Maamba Collieries Limited Malawi Jobs Marie Stopes Zambia Marketing Mazabuka Mechanical Engineering MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS MEDICAL STORES LIMITED Mining Jobs Ministry of Gender and Child Development Ministry of local government and housing MKUSHI Mongu Monitoring and Evaluation Mopani Copper Mines PLC MPIKA MTN Zambia MU MULUNGUSHI UNIVERSITY Mufulira NAPSA National Pension Scheme Authority National Airports Corporation National Milling Corporation NCC NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR CONSTRUCTION Ndola NEPAD NFNC National Food and Nutrition Commission NGO JOBS NHA National Housing Authority NLACW National Legal Aid Clinic for Women NPA National Prosecution Authority NRFA National Road Fund Agency NU Northrise University OXFAM PACRA Patents and Companies Registration Agency PACT PATH INTERNATIONAL PC Population Council Peace Corps Zambia PIA Pensions and Insurance Authority Plan International Procurement Jobs Project Manager PSI Puma Energy International Purchasing - Supplies Manager PwC RDA Road Development Agency Records Management Research Restless Development Rural Electrification Authority SADC Southern African Development Community Sales Sandvik Save the Children SCHOLARSHIPS Security Jobs SNV ZAMBIA Solwezi Standard Chartered Bank Statistician SUPPLY CHAIN Teaching Jobs Telecommunications The World Bank UN United Nations UNDP UNICEF UNZA University of Zambia US Embassy in Zambia USAID Zambia Veterinary Council of Zambia Volunteering VSO Voluntary Service Overseas WaterAid Zambia WFP World Food Programme WHO World Health Organization Workers Compensation Fund World Vision WWSC Western Water and Sewerage Company Zambia Banks Zambia Breweries Plc Zambia Catholic University Zambia Red Cross Society Zambia Sugar Plc Zamtel Zanaco Zambia National Commercial Bank ZAWA Zambia Wildlife Authority ZDA Zambia Development Agency ZEMA Zambia Environmental Management Agency ZESCO Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation Limited ZICA Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants ZICTA Zambia Information n Communications Technology Authority Zimbabwe ZIPAR Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research ZNBS ZAMBIA NATIONAL BUILDING SOCIETY ZRA Zambia Revenue Authority ZTB Zambia Tourism Board ZWMA Zambia Weights and Measure Agency