- Company: Expanded Church Response
- Location: Lusaka, Lusaka Province, Zambia
- State: Lusaka
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: NGO Jobs in Zambia
Expanded Church Response (ECR) is a faith-based organization implementing OVC, GBV, HIV/AIDS, and other programs to mitigate human suffering and bring transformational development. ECR has implemented programs funded by USAID, European Union, UNICEF, and Global Fund either directly or through a number of highly regarded local and international organizations. Working with partners like these, the private sector, faith leaders, traditional leaders, and government, we are seeing communities awakened to new ways to improve quality of life for the most vulnerable and strengthened to become the force to forge their own transformation.
ECR is seeking qualified, self-driven, efficient, and innovative candidates with a passion for awakening potential in others, to fill in the following position:
Church Development & Liaison Officer
The CDLO will be responsible for church development by effectively engaging churches on issues that affect them. The staff will deliver this objective through developing and sustaining relationships with churches and individuals locally and internationally. This position will maintain relationships with existing churches, both being supported by ECR and those willing to support the work of ECR.The CDLO will ensure that relationships with church leaders and faith communities are maintained through effective communication, creating and updating databases, development of strategies for the participation of Faith Communities in development issues, including HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention, adolescents, economic strengthening, resource mobilization from local and international churches.
A degree in or any related field equivalent in formal or informal training; Additional training in theology or relevant work experience working with faith leaders is an added advantage; Over two years of work experience in community-based development programs; Demonstrated leadership skills; mature; Good communication, negotiation and strong teamwork skills
How to Apply
Please send a written application either physically or via email. Your application should consist of a cover letter and a detailed CV, including full addresses and contact telephone numbers. Please indicate the position you are applying for in your cover letter and also give names, addresses and contact telephone/email address of at least three (3) referees.
Closing Date: Friday 18th January 2019
Please send email applications, with the position you are applying for clearly indicated in the subject line, to: [email protected]
Send hardcopy applications, with the position clearly marked on the envelope to:
The Executive Director, Expanded Church Response, P.O. Box 34691, House Number 3, Lagos road, Rhodes Park, Lusaka, Zambia.