Business Development Officer (10 Positions – All Provincial Capital Centers)

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Employment Opportunities

The Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission a Body Corporate established under the Citizens’ Economic Empowerment Act No. 9 of 2006 to enhance broad-based economic empowerment, foster citizens’ economic ownership, control and management of economic resources, as well as to promote economic empowerment of targeted citizens is inviting applications from suitably qualified Zambians to fill the following positions:

Reporting to:

the Provincial Coordinator, the ideal candidate will be responsible for supporting provide support to the programme planning, development and management function of the Business Development at the Provincial Office.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support the Business Development Manager’s portfolio;
  • Collect and collate all submissions by the Business Development Service Providers;
  • Prepare all evaluations for Business Development Services;
  • Develop and maintain a current database of Business Development Service Providers;
  • Maintain a country database of clients requiring Business Development Service Providers;
  • Maintain a country database of Business Development Support;
  • Manage all enterprise development programmes documentation;
  • Provide secretarial duties in all evaluation meetings;
  • Manage the Enterprise Development Programme diary;
  • Provide logistical support to field officers;
  • Coordinate communication between the field and the head office
  • Monitor unit expenditure against budget;


  • Grade Twelve (12) Certificate
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Entrepreneurship or related field
  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration, MSc in Entrepreneurship and Innovation or related field will be an added advantage
  • Prior programme administration/project management knowledge an advantage
  • At least 5 years relevant working experience

Method of Application

Interested candidates meeting the above profile should submit application letters enclosing an updated Curriculum Vitae and copies of the academic and professional certificates to the following address:

The applications must be submitted in a sealed envelope indicating the position being applied for. Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within two weeks after closure of the application period. Those who will not hear from us in the stated period should consider themselves unsuccessful.

The Director General

Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission

Plot 6457, Los Angeles Boulevard


P.O Box 35068