Project Officer

Website Caritas Czech Republic

International NGO active in humanitarian aid and development


is an international NGO active in humanitarian aid and development cooperation is looking for a Project Officer.


  • Ensure implementation of project activities according to the project document focusing on quality delivery and project impacts and results.
  • Coordinate project implementation with project partners and different stakeholders.
  • Ensure annual and monthly planning and reporting.
  • Keep and maintain necessary project administration, implementing financial rules based on instructions and manuals received.


  • Minimum of Bachelor university degree in a social/development studies, degree in Natural Resource Management or Landscape Management; advanced degree will be added advantage.
  • Proven track of experience in project management and project leadership at least 3 years.
  • Demonstrated experience in working effectively with various stakeholders at national and provincial level using participatory approach.
  • Excellent English language skills.
  • Working experience in the non-profit or in an international organization an asset.
  • Excellent communication skills, flexibility, time-management, ability to work under stress and in difficult conditions.
  • Basic knowledge of financial management.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Willingness to work in accordance with the Caritas Code of Ethics.
  • Integrity and willingness to work and produce results in a dynamic environment.
  • Good time management, commitment, team player, reliable and hardworking, able to work under pressure and in challenging environment.

Duty station  : Lusaka, Zambia

Position          : National

Starting date    :  1 July 2024

To apply for this position, please submit your full application consisting of detailed CV (max 3 pages) and motivation letter (1 page) by the, 17 June 2024 17:00 to the following email address: [email protected]. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please use the following subject in your email/post: Project Officer_Lusaka

For the title of cover letter and curriculum vitae, follow this wording:

Surname, Name, Project Officer – curriculum vitae

Surname, Name, Project Officer – cover letter

Caritas Czech Republic is an equal opportunity and treatment employer and provides all the employees a work environment free from any form of discrimination based on race, colour, gender, nationality, age, religion and creed, disability. Furthermore, Caritas Czech republic provide employees with a safe environment with zero tolerance of sexual harassment, discrimination, bullying and other unethical behaviour in the workplace.

Caritas Czech reserves the right to cancel the process at any stage.

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