The Nsama Community Resources Board (CRB) is a community Based Organization, run by a Board of members that are democratically elected by the community, and legally recognized under the Zambia Wildlife Act No 14 of 2015. The Board exists to foster participation of communities in Conservation of Wildlife and Natural Resources, whilst providing a platform for community development and access to benefits from Natural Resources. The Nsama CRB is seeking to employ a bookkeeper, who should contribute to maintaining the integrity of the organization. Nsama CRB operating in partnership with the Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW), Tondwa Conservation Limited (TCL) and Frankfurt Zoological Society (FZS), is therefore inviting applications for the position as explained below.
LOCATION: Nsumbu, Nsama District
EMPLOYER: Nsama Community Resources Board
REPORTING TO: Nsama CRB Board Members
PURPOSE OF THE JOB: To ensure that Nsama CRB and their respective Village Action Groups (VAGs) maintain clean books of accounts of all financial transactions, whilst adhering to financial regulations and maintaining systems of accounts that reflect transparency and accountability.
The Bookkeeper will work closely with Senior Community Conservation Officer from Frankfurt Zoological Society, with guidance from Regional Accountant from DNPW, working to achieve an open transparent system of operations, to maintain clean books of account for the CRB. This will be done in the following.
Monitoring of VAG and CRB Activities
Training and Mentoring
Transparency and Accountability of fund movements
PROCEDURE: To ensure a transparent and fair process in the selection of the Nsama CRB Bookkeeper, the criteria to be used when shortlisting candidates will be based on the following:
Method of Application
All eligible candidates (male and female) are encouraged to apply by submitting a cover letter explaining their interest in the bookkeeper position, along with attached copies of their academic qualifications; National Registration Card (NRC) and a chronological CV. Applications should be addressed to the email ‘’Nsama CRB Bookkeeper Selection Committee’’, and sent by email to , or submitting hard copies to the Nsama CRB office in Nsumbu, Nsama District.
Candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be considered for the position. Kindly include a contact phone number and address in your application.