HOPE worldwide Zambia
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Country Director

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Location: Lusaka, with occasional travel as required

Contract type: Fixed Term

Level: Management

HOPE Worldwide Zambia: Ideas that Inform, Educate and Inspire

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced individual to lead our team as the Country Director of our NGO organization. As the Country Director, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our operations in Zambia including program management, fundraising,

WHO ARE WE? advocacy, and staff management.

HOPE worldwide is an international charity that changes lives through the compassion and commitment of dedicated staff and volunteers to deliver sustainable, high-impact, community- based services to the materially poor and needy. Today HOPE worldwide serves nearly 1 million people annually on every inhabited continent. For over 30 years, motivated by God’s love, HOPE worldwide continues to be an organization dedicated to serving, teaching, healing and loving communities made vulnerable due to poverty, disease or disasters. Together we can inspire greater hope in our world.


– Develop and implement strategic plans to achieve the organization’s goals and objectives in Zambia;

– Provide leadership and guidance to staff members, ensuring that they are motivated and equipped to carry out their roles effectively;

– Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including government officials, donors, and partner organizations;

– Oversee the development and implementation of programs and initiatives that align with the organization’s mission and values;

– Monitor and evaluate the impact of our work in Zambia and make recommendations for improvement; and

– Manage the organization’s budget and ensure that financial resources are used efficiently and effectively.


– A minimum of 8 years of experience in a leadership role within the NGO sector;

– Relevant Degree;

– Strong communication and interpersonal skills;

– Proven ability to develop and implement strategic plans;

– Experience in fundraising and donor relations; and

– Knowledge of the political, social, and economic context in Zambia.

Method of Application

If you are passionate about making a difference and have the skills and experience to lead our team in Zambia, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role

Application deadline
30 May 15:00