Field Coordinators job at The Salvation Army

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Vacancy title:
Field Coordinators

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Management ]

Jobs at:

The Salvation Army

Deadline of this Job:
05 July 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Lusaka , South - Central Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, June 22, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The Territorial Head Quarters (THQ) of the Salvation Army in Zambia (TSA Zambia Territory) through the Territorial Commander has spearheaded community development projects that have included water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) interventions. It now proposes to implement the second phase of the Switzerland supported WASH Project in three districts in the Southern part of Zambia namely Kafue, Chikankata and Mazabuka for three years from 2022 – 2025. A suitable individuals are required to take up the following positions :
Job title: Field Coordinators
General Functions

1. Lead identification of community needs
2. Engage with community based organizations, local institutions and traditional leaders
3. Monitor project activities
4. Support capacity building activities
5. Reporting

Specific Roles and Responsibilities
Under the direct supervision of the Project Manager-WASH, the Field Coordinator will perform the following tasks:
1. Day today planning, execution and supervision of project activities
2. Supervise activities of local contractors and service providers as well as consultants and trainers.
3. Network with stakeholders and relevant authorities particularly the Local Authority, Traditional Leaders and public sector institutions to achieve set objectives
4. Prepare project/activity reports, work-plans and activity charts
5. Prepare monthly and quarterly plans and reports
6. Assist the project manager to collect data on key project activities and milestones, and document key lessons
Person Specifications
• Advanced certificate or Diploma in Social Work, Development Studies, Sociology or any other related subject
• Minimum of three years’ experience in a similar position
• Knowledge of the WASH sector policies, approaches and practices such as CLTS, PHAST and PHHE
• Ability to fluently speak the local language
• Knowledge of community participatory approaches
• Knowledge of M&E
• Knowledge of MHM
• Knowledge of Rights Based Approaches to advocacy in WASH
• Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
• Familiarity with community planning tools and methods such as social mapping, resource mapping and well-being ranking
• Being a salvationist is an added advantage.

Education Requirement: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Job application procedure
To apply for this job email your details to [email protected]