Organization: Counterpart International
Closing date: 18 Jul 2016
Counterpart International is currently seeking a Field Support Consultant to support the development of a proposal for a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) opportunity in Zambia. The proposed project will seek to reduce the prevalence of adolescent girls engaged in child labor in targeted rural areas in Zambia by increasing access to acceptable work, quality training, and educational and vocational opportunities. The purpose of this consultancy is to provide logistical support to the Counterpart team that includes arranging travel to designated sites, scheduling meetings with key stakeholders, and coordinating daily schedules. Other duties will include support for program design, partnership development, budgeting/pricing, and recruitment. Strong preference will be given to candidates with technical knowledge in child labor, gender inclusion, youth development especially with girls, and/or economic strengthening in the rural Zambian context. This position will report to the Business Development Officer.
Only Zambian nationals will be considered for this opportunity. The position will be based in Lusaka, with potential travel to rural areas of Zambia.**
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
In collaboration with representatives from the Counterpart headquarters and Zambia offices, the consultant will be responsible for the following:
Counterpart International is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
How to apply:
How to apply: Please submit a copy of your most up to date resume and three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Local Zambian Consultant” in the subject line. No calls or emails please.