Zambia Federation of Disability Organisation (ZAFOD) is a national umbrella organisation of and for organisations of persons with disabilities whose mandate is to advocate for the promotion and protection of the rights of persons with disabilities (PWDs). Since the early 1980s, ZAFOD has been advocating for the promotion and protection of disability rights and the inherent dignity of persons with disabilities, including advocacy for the observance of rights to political and public participation of persons with disabilities through inclusive and accessible electoral processes. ZAFOD will be conducting a pre-and post-election observation of key aspects of accessibility and participation in electoral processes for persons with disabilities in all the provinces. ZAFOD’s thematic election observation will monitor specific processes, activities, or events for issues that could undermine the accessibility and participation of persons with disabilities in the electoral process and support ZAFOD to conduct evidence-based advocacy for improving the accessibility and participation of persons with disabilities. ZAFOD is seeking a highly motivated and qualified candidate for the position of Elections Program Manager. The Elections Program Manager will be responsible for implementing the ZAFOD disability thematic election observation program activities. The manager will be based in Lusaka. The Election Program Manager will form part of a small and dynamic team. Please note that the hiring of these positions is dependent upon additional funds becoming available. ZAFOD is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Responsibilities and Duties
Method of Application
Send your application and CV with the names and telephone numbers of three traceable referees to this email: The applications should be addressed to the Federal Director, ZAFOD.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.