Country director n Zambia

Location: Mongu, Western province and other field locations (50%), Lusaka (50%)

Starting date: ASAP

Duration: 12 months with possibility of extension 

People in Need (PIN) is a Czech NGO that provides relief and development assistance in over 20 countries around the world. Formed in 1992, PIN has grown to be the biggest organisation of its kind in Central Europe, providing relief where it is needed, and empowering civil society in Czech Republic, Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia. People in Need (PIN) has been present in Zambia since 2017. With its main office in Mongu, Western province, we have been implementing projects focusing on multisectorial response covering nutrition, agriculture, livelihood, education, WASH and energy. In additon, PIN is seeking to expand its operation to other geographical areas, including those in DRC refugee context.

JOB OVERVIEW:

Country Director (CD) is the main representative of PIN at provincial as well as country level and is responsible for strategic leadership of the country programme. CD supervises the country programs, finances, human resources, logistics and security. Considerable part of CD's responsibilities consists of medium-term and long-term activities, such as strategic planning, establishment and maintenance of managerial procedures, recording and putting in use of lessons learned and capacity building. Another important role is supporting, motivating and consulting the country programme’s staff. CD is also responsible for representation, fundraising and networking as one of the top priorities.

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