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Our client is looking for a Senior Manager/Strategic Lead- Corporate Water StewardshipRead More

The position will focus on developing green business propositions, catalyzing bankable projects, for concrete projects on climate-smart agriculture, sustainable water management, food security and ecosystem restoration solutions.
These should contribute to climate-resilient and inclusive developments
Provide overall strategic management oversight for the Freshwater Programmes’ Water Stewardship Projects
Develop bankable water solutions with corporate partners
Lead in the development of project concept(s) in order to assess potential funding sources for implementing projects.
Mobilize and liaise with local and international corporate partners and investors active or interested in transforming national business practices and investing in green development
Analyze, research and create solutions: Contribute to research and analysis related to the private sector, corporate fora and associations, pertinent institutions, non-governmental organizations, and governments in support of corporate collective action and water stewardship change in priority business sectors

  • Industry: NGO
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Master’s degree in the field of Economics, Finance or Business (preferable)<br> Minimum 5 years experience in project management in multi-stakeholder collaborative projects<br> Experience with public donors <br> Strong financial and budgeting experience<br> Experience of working with local offices, consultants and external parties, where necessary, to achieve desired outcomes<br> Experience with working with people from different backgrounds<br>
Key Skills
Analytical, strategic; sees the big picture
Proven organizational, diplomatic and negotiating skills that yield positive results on the sustainability agenda, especially as it relates to the finance and business world
Strong ability to lead the implementation of large-sized projects, including working with and coordinating funding partners, third parties and users
Ability to work effectively as a team member with a wide range of individuals across cultures and time zones
Independent worker, pro-active in thinking about opportunities to further improve the work
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Strong interest in nature conservation

Additional Requirements


Our client is looking for a Forest Landscape Restoration (FLR) Project Coordinator to join their team
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Leadership and management of the FLR Project on a national level and technical contributions on a regional level
Compliance with project outcomes, planned activities and reporting deadlines
Set up a coordination system for the development of a national platform on FLR in order to further the FLR agenda in Zambia (identify partners, forming the platform, develop and implement a FLR policy advocacy plan)
Effective management of FLR stakeholders and development of synergies for greater impact
Support the assessment of environmental and social risks regarding the project implementation and introduce a local adaptation system of social safeguards in the project area according to network standards.
Leadship of the development and implementation of an engagement strategy for the Government of Zambia (GRZ) in AFR 100
Support GRZ in developing and implementing a policy framework and FLR strategy
Support GRZ to publicize and formalize the FLR framework which aligns with local land use plans Advocate and support GRZ in developing and introduction of a revenue sharing mechanism from sustainable use of forest resources; including improvement of transparency on timber trade /forest exploitation.
Cooperate with multi-disciplinary teams consisting of staff, and national partners to analyze and adopt innovative approaches to landscape restoration opportunities
Strengthen involvement in national and regional partnerships including specific task forces, engagement with donors and related regional bodies and frameworks on FLR in Africa

  • Industry: NGO
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Master’s degree or higher in a relevant field; including, forestry/agroforestry, agriculture, natural resources management, biodiversity conservation or other relevant discipline(s). <br> Proven experience engaging with rural communities and government representatives at the highest levels especially on policy development/ reform processes<br> Technical proficiency in the field of forestry, agriculture, natural resource management, international project management or international development.<br> Minimum of 5 years of professional experience, including at least 3 years in Zambia working in a senior management position on large, multi-country conservation programs.<br> Demonstrated project management experience including experience in managing large budgets with many variables and deadlines.<br>
Key Skills
Project administration and management
Ability to coordinate and manage processes and projects that require synergies with other projects or NGO partners to form new platforms and working groups
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to network and to develop and maintain strong relationships at all levels
Excellent skills in writing technical reports, presentations, budgeting and financial management
Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills, creative problem solving, and conflict management skills
Excellent negotiation, diplomacy and lobbying skills
Demonstrated passion for conservation and social issues
Ability to work in multidisciplinary teams and multicultural settings
Computer literate in word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software (Microsoft)

Additional Requirements