Economic Strengthening (ES) Officer

Job Information

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    Category West Africa Jobs
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    Posted On Jul 1 ,2020
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    Qualifications Diploma's degree
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    Employer Name Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia (CIDRZ)

Job Description

  • Oversee the day to day implementation of project activities that relate to ES in his/her respective district and ensure the project meets stated goals, expected results and reporting requirements
  • Serve as subject matter expert on ES in his/her respective district
  • Provide technical assistance for the development of strategy and interventions in his/her respective district to reach OVC and their caregivers with ES interventions
  • Provide training and mentorship to community care workers and Family Matters Program Facilitators in his/her respective district on ES
  • Effectively articulate SDVCA economic strengthening approaches to district stakeholder
  • Identify economic strengthening opportunities in the private and public sectors and link vulnerable OVC and their caregivers for promoting employment-readiness, life skills, livelihoods, and entrepreneurship opportunities for vulnerable adolescent girls and their caregivers in his/her respective district
  • Support the development, implementation, and monitoring of CQI activities in his/her respective district on ES activities
  • Facilitate problem solving and action planning among district level SDVCA partners and Government stakeholders to address critical challenges and barriers to improving ES interventions