Caritas Czech Republic
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Project Coordinator

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Caritas Czech Republic an international NGO active in humanitarian aid and development cooperation, will be implementing a Project with title ‘Agribusiness for LIFE – Livelihoods, Innovation, Food & Empowerment’ in Mongu, Limulunga, Kaoma and Nkeyema Districts of Western Province and Mumbwa District of Central Province in Zambia, is looking for a Project Coordinator:


  • Manages and coordinates the project implementation in Western and Central Province (Mumbwa District)
  • Ensures that technical, financial, and administrative activities are carried out according to CCR and donor standards (outputs, outcomes delivered according to CCR and donor requirements)
  • Bears responsibility for achieving targeted project outputs and indicators
  • Prepares regular reports
  • Maintains project financials, works with and supports the Finance Manager to ensure that appropriate systems and procedures are in place and being followed;
  • Produces brochures, success stories, and other materials to promote the program’s successes within CCR and the broader development community
  • Manages and evaluates local project staff
  • Actively seeks and establishes partnership and linkages with institutions and private companies relevant to project implementation
  • Maintains excellent relations with partner institutions and relevant governmental authorities
  • Formally represents Caritas Czech Republic on project sites
  • Cooperates on formulation and preparation of national strategy and mission development in the country.


  • Proven experience in project formulation, implementation, project cycle, project identification at least 3 years
  • Experience with project management and management of project team
  • Good networking skills
  • Good interpersonal and organisational skills, professional manners
  • Experience in Agribusiness, Value chains, Marketing & Cooperatives
  • Fluent in English – excellent written and spoken skills
  • Experience working for international organizations or NGOs
  • Experience dealing with governmental, non-governmental bodies
  • Integrity and willingness to work and produce results in a dynamic environment
  • Good time management, commitment, team worker, innovative, reliable and hardworking, able to work under pressure
  • Tertiary (university) education in agribusiness, agriculture, cooperatives or marketing
  • Understanding of financial management and budgetary skills
  • Excellent ability to use Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Experience in foreign countries, preferably developing countries
  • Experience with UN, EU funds, USAID preferred.

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please submit your full application consisting of CV (max 3 pages) and motivation letter (1 page): to the following email address:

Namboard Area 634,


23 Mwalule Road,

off Makishi Road,Northmead,


Application deadline
7 Jun 07:00