Head – Extractive Industries Transparency Iniatitive

Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: HEAD – EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES TRANSPARENCY INIATITIVE (EITI)

The Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Head-Zambia EITI Secretariat.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Mines and Mines development and shall be responsible for:

Functions

  1. Overseeing the implementation of the EITI in country on behalf of the Zarnbia EITI Council (ZEC) ;
  2. Initiating research in collaborations with the Government on various topical issues in the country in relation to the extractive sector;
  3. Liase with external partners on administrative matters (EITI International Secretariat, World Bank).
  4. Coordinate preparations for validation.
  5. Responsible for day to day running of the secretariat including materials and human resources.

QUALIFICATIONS

The Head-EITI Secretariat should have a strong background in research and Development, Project Management and possess strong organizational, communication, management and administrative skills.

The Head-EITI should have:

  • A full Grade Twelve Certificate.
  • Bachelor’s degree in economics, Finance and Business Administration, management or any related field with a Master’s Degree in the above indicated fields.
  • Extensive experience in social-economic research as well as coordination and administration of Donor funded programs or projects.

OTHER SKILLS

  • Writing skill: Ability to write analytical and informative materials
  • Initiative and Resourcefulness.
  • Computer skills
  • Ability to work with a multi-disciplinary team
  • Leadership and managerial skills.

MINIMUM AGE

  • Applicant must not be less than thirty five (35) years.

APPLICATION MODE

Application letters together with copies of academic and profession qualifications, copy of NRC and a detailed Curriculum Vitae should be submitted to the following address:

The Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development
Government Complex 12th, Floor
LUSAKA

The deadline for receiving applications is 21 st January, 2019.

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