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Editorial and Graphic Designing Consultant

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

SHORT TERM CONSULTANCY ADVERT

Editorial and Graphic Designing of the Revised Rhino Conservation Strategy- July 2018

WWF Zambia Country Office has been supporting the Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW) in the process of reviewing and updating the Zambia Rhino conservation strategy. We are now looking for a suitable editorial and graphic designing consultant to produce print version of the “Strategic Rhino Conservation and Management Plan for Zambia 2017-2021” document before 30th July 2018.

Qualifications

  • A tertiary qualification in advertising, marketing or communications with proven project management experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in editing and graphic design
  • Experience with DNPW/ ZAWA branding guidelines and production process
  • Experience communicating on matters related to wildlife conservation
  • Proven knowledge of working effectively across a range of media platforms
  • Extensive experience with in Design software and general computer literacy

How to Apply:

Detailed terms of Reference may be obtained by request using the following e-mail address: email protected

To apply to this consultancy, please submit electronic copies of the following

  • A cover letter expressing interest in this assignment;
  • A 3-page technical proposal based on your interpretation of the assignment with the your proposed cost of the assignment;
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae with a draft cover page and layout design of the 4 page brochure.

The above listed documents should be submitted by email to the following address: email protected

Please ensure that you mention www.zambia.jobsportal-career.com as the source of this job advertisement.

Insert “Rhino Strategy document 2017” as the subject of your email.

Closing Date: 10th July 2018.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Drivers x2

UNIVERSITY OF LUSAKA

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The University of Lusaka invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the following position:

Drivers (2)

Main Duties:

  • Driving staff to various places for work related purposes.
  • Taking senior managers requiring transport to specific locations.
  • Transporting Students to various locations for University related purposes.
  • Making company errands as directed by supervisors.

Skills, Personal attributes and Qualifications

  • Knowledge of major road system in Lusaka and the surrounding areas.
  • Good communication skills – ability to communicate effectively with staff and students.
  • Good organizations skills.
  • Should be very honest and sober minded person.
  • Should have good interpersonal skills — demonstrate respect for diverse range of people.
  • Presentable
  • Grade twelve (12) certificate.
  • Must be in possession of a valid PSV driving license.

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

Interested candidates should send their application letters together with copies of their educational & professional certificates, and curriculum vitae with at least three traceable referees to the undersigned, on or before 2nd July 2018.

The Human Resource Offcer
University of Lusaka
Plot 37413
Off Alick Nkhata Road, Mass Media
P O Box 36711, Lusaka Zambia

Email: email protected

Passion for Quality Education, Our Driving Forcel

Photojounralist

The primary role of the photojournalist is to be a visual storyteller. By photographing, editing, and presenting images, they tell a story in a way that no other media can.
Photojournalists must be knowledgeable about the tools of the trade and need to be able to use digital as well as print photography equipment, editing tools, and publication software.

Photojournalist Duties

  • Take photographs or film video segments
  • Capture images in an authentic and ethical manner
  • Write copy, captions or headlines to accompany photos
  • Prepare audio to accompany video segments
  • Pitch ideas and photographs to editorial staff
  • Able to travel to photo shoot in different locations

To apply for this job simply send your CV, key qualification to email protected in PDF format with the subject tag of “PHOTOJOURNALIST” as soon as possible.

Please ensure that you mention www.zambia.jobsportal-career.com as the source of this job advertisement.

Media ADVERTISING Executive

Sales Location: Lusaka Based – Regional  Sales
Type: Full time

Job Description:

Alliance Media is seeking a driven individual to join its Outdoor Sales Team. We seek an individual who is capable of managing a developed list of Client Accounts as well as generating new leads and loyal customers. The main target of this position is customer satisfaction and revenue generation through retaining and increasing customer accounts. From prospective calling/visiting to completing the sale, this position will connect you with high-profile business/community leaders and decision makers.

Our ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, be self-motivated and driven, and have had previous expertise in sales. Applicants must be able to work within CRM, be computer literate, follow procedure, achieve revenue goals, and develop new customer relationships. This position requires a demonstrated ability to interact and cooperate with various levels of clientele.

Job Responsibilities :

  • Maintain relationships with existing customer base through regularly scheduled visits.
  • Conduct prospective communications to develop new business prospects.
  • Process contractual correspondence and artwork for the completion of a sale through an internal computer software system
  • Sell consultatively and make relevant recommendations to prospective customers to increase clients advertising ROI.
  • Assist with preparation of sales literature, contracts, media kits, or various other projects assigned.
  • Follow-up on leads and prospects
  • Assist Country Operations Manager and Financial Assistant in implementing company’s marketing/sales goals.
  • Adheres to company policies, procedures and business ethics codes.
  •  Ability to communicate clearly, comprehensively, and with complete professional and personal integrity.

Job Specifications – NOT NEGOTIABLE:

  • Seeking a positive self starter who likes challenges and is willing to work hard, with strong multitasking abilities.
  • Has completed a minimum of 5 years of previous sales experience in reputable companies.
  • Possesses a professional appearance and demeanour.
  • Willing to travel by own transportation
  • Above average Microsoft Office knowledge

To apply please submit your CV, references and share with us why you feel you would be the best candidate for the job. Please ensure that you mention www.zambia.jobsportal-career.com as the source of this job advertisement.

By email: email protected

For successful applicants – you will be notified via email

Interviews start on Monday 4 June 2018

Call for Expression of Interest: Ishiwi Endline Survey

Request for Expression of Interest: Ishiwi Endline Survey

Restless Development is a global agency for youth led change that supports young people to demand and deliver a just and sustainable world for all. Restless Development has been equipping youth to voice their priorities, facilitating their access to decision makers for accountability and supporting platforms for youth to demonstrate that they are effective change agents.

Restless Development has been working on the Ishiwi project for the last two years, in partnership with BBC Media Action (the BBC‘s international development charity) in implementing the project.

Restless Development and BBC Media Action are calling for proposals from various research organizations/agencies to conduct an endline survey for their Ishiwi project to be conducted in June to July 2018. The purpose of the survey is to evaluate the outcomes/impact of the Governance programmes it is implementing. The programmes have been running for two and a half years, ending in August 2018.

Interested bidders should send request for Terms of Reference email protected

Bids should be sent via email with the subject heading clearly marked “Expression of Interest: Ishiwi Project Endline Survey”, should be sent to email protected on or before 25th May 2018 at 17:00 hours. Please ensure that you mention www.zambia.jobsportal-career.com as the source of this job advertisement.

Event Solutions Internship Programme x11

We are seeking top talent to join our business in our pursuit of serving our clients. We need persons with can-do attitude and good work ethic to join our business on full-time internship that will evolve into full-time employment with good performance. The group will be recruiting:

SALES INTERNS x 6

The Sales Intern will:

  • Make sales calls
  • Research upcoming events
  • Monitor and report competitors’ marketing strategies and sales activities
  • Accomplish sales and organization mission by completing related results as needed
  • Visit potential customers for new business
  • Gather market and customer information
  • Provide feedback on current future trends
  • Recording sales and order information and sending copies to the sales office
  • Review own sales performance, against targets as you gain experience

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNS X 2

The Graphic Design Intern will:

  • Work with a wide range of media and use graphic design software
  • Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics and layouts
  • Prepare rough drafts and present your ideas
  • Work with clients to present their design ideas
  • Amend final designs to clients’ comments and approval
  • Work as part of a team with copywriters, designers, stylists, executives, etc.

DATA ANALYSIS INTERNS x 3

The Data Analysis Intern will:

  • Transferring data from paper formats into computer files or database systems
  • Typing data provided directly from event registration sheets
  • Creating spreadsheets with large numbers of figures without mistakes
  • Interpreting data
  • Analyzing results using statistical techniques
  • Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter addressed to the Administrative Assistant clearly stating the specific internship for which they are applying and a Curriculum Vitae. All applications should be accompanied by certified copies of documentary evidence as to the candidate’s:

  • Identification card
  • Academic and professional qualifications as appropriate for Graduates
  • Reference letter from the University or Tertiary Institution for student applicants

Applicants must be;

  • Be between the ages of 20 and 35 years of age;
  • Be enrolled in a University, or equivalent tertiary institution, or be a University graduate in a relevant discipline

The closing dates for applications is 25th April 2018, all applications to be sent to email protected with the subject ‘’ES internship Programme”. Applications can also be brought to Event Solutions  Limited at no. 33 on Omelo Mumba Road, Rhodes park. Please ensure that you mention www.zambia.jobsportal-career.com as the source of this job advertisement.

Social Media Specialist

Social Media Specialist

We are looking for a talented Social media manager to administer our social media accounts. You will be responsible for creating original text and video content, managing posts and responding to followers. You will manage our company image in a cohesive way to achieve our marketing goals.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage Content Calendar
  • Design and implement social media strategy to align with business goals
  • Generate, edit, publish and share engaging content daily (e.g. original text, photos, videos and news)
  • Collaborate with other teams, like marketing, sales and customer service to ensure brand consistency
  • Communicate with followers, respond to queries in a timely manner and monitor customer reviews
  • Oversee social media accounts’ design (e.g. Facebook timeline cover, profile pictures and blog layout)
  • Suggest and implement new features to develop brand awareness, like promotions and competitions
  • Stay current with social media trends and best practices.
  • Research opportunities for new social marketing platforms and select adapt current process to fit client needs.
  • Review and approve content on a daily basis.
  • Creating and managing monthly promotions.
  • Set specific objectives and report on ROI

Education:

  • Diploma, preferably in Communications/English, Public Relations, Marketing or Journalism. Will consider lower level of education based on passion for the industry.

Key Competencies:

  • Excellent copywriting skills
  • Strong project management or organizational skills
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms and their respective participants (Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram etc.) and how they can be deployed.
  • Ability to effectively communicate information and ideas in written and verbal format.
  • Ability to build and maintain client relationships.
  • Team player
  • Good technical understanding and can learn new hardware and software quickly.
  • Public relations, marketing, sales, community management experience
  • Setting specific objectives and reporting on ROI

Please ensure that you mention www.zambia.jobsportal-career.com as the source of this job advertisement.

Communication and Campaigns Coordinator

Position         : Communications and Campaigns Coordinator

Duty Station : Lusaka

ROLE PURPOSE

The Communication and Campaigns Coordinator (CCC) will increase Save the Children’s visibility in Zambia and in the region of Southern Africa in the five thematic areas. He/she will use social media and other communication strategies to implement campaign objectives, raise the profile of SC in Zambia, give visibility to SC Zambia’s advocacy, raise the voice of children in Zambia and disseminate SC Zambia’s knowledge to the general public. The role will oversee relationships with the media.

KEY AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY:

The Advocacy and Communications Coordinator will:

  • Deliver ambitious campaign plans to engage and influence the government, in line with agreed organisational objectives, and provide strategic insight to wider Save the Children International advocacy efforts
  • Build profile and credibility for Save the Children, especially on our priority issues, by being a convincing spokesperson for the organisation on and off line
  • Be a strong internal and external networker, building relationships with various departments, gathering information, stories and resources to implement SC Zambia’s communication strategy
  • Lead in designing communication interventions, especially in providing leadership in designing promotional materials, communication materials for various projects, including IEC materials, developing and maintaining a photo database, edit project studies for publications.

 

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QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • University degree in Communications;
  • Substantial experience in campaign planning and implementation in substantial experience in campaign planning and implementation in Zambia or an African country;
  • Knowledge of the media and its role in raising awareness and shaping public policy;
  • Existing network with media in Zambia and beyond (TV, radio, written, online).

Child Safeguarding

Level 3 – the responsibilities of the post may require the post holders to have regular contact with or access to children or young people. In this regard, the job holder should be in a position to work and uphold the interest of Children and uphold the organization’s Child Safeguarding policy.

How to Apply:

Please send only your application letter clearly stating the position in the subject line with a detailed CV indicating 3 traceable referees, one of whom should have been direct supervisor, through email to: The Director Human Resources at email protected . Please ensure that you mention www.gozambiajobs.com as the source of this job advertisement.

PLEASE DO NOT ATTACH COPIES OF YOUR CERTIFICATES

The closing date for receipt of applications is 20th April 2018. Only short listed candidates will be notified. Save the children being a Child Safeguarding organisation reserves the right to check (through references) that candidates being considered are suitable to work with Children.

Information Technology Specialist – Software Developer (1)

UNIVERSITY of LUSAKA

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNTY

Information Technology Specialist – Software Developer (1)

The University of Lusaka is one of Zambia’s top Universities. The University has continued to expand and its for this reason that the University is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to join its Information Technology Department as;

Information Technology Specialist – Software Developer (I)

Purpose

The incumbent main responsibility will be to improve the University’s efficiency and effectiveness in the Information and Technology Department by designing, installing, testing and maintaining software systems.



Summary of Job Responsibilities;

  • Oversee testing, debugging, change control, and documentation for new projects
    Presenting ideas for systems improvements
  • Producing detailed specifications and documentation
  • Testing in-house developed and externally provided software
  • Preparing of training manuals for end-users
  • Maintenance and updating of existing systems
  • Gather and evaluate user feedback

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with a bias in software  development.
  • A Master’s Degree in Computer Science is an added advantage.
  • Experience with online Databases.
  • Must be conversant with languages and technologies (JavaScript, Web Services, C++, C-Sharp, Net-framework, etc.).
  • At least three (3) years’ experience in a similar position.

Key Qualities and skills:

  • Self-motivated, resourceful and innovative
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Must be assertive with very good interpersonal skills



APPLICATION GUIDELINES

Interested candidates should send their application letters together with copies of their educational & professional certificates, and Curriculum Vitae with at least three traceable referees to the undersigned

The closing date for applications is 6th April 2018.

The Human Resource Officer
University of Lusaka
Plot 37413
Off Alick Nkhata Road, Mass Media
P O Box 36711, Lusaka Zambia

Email: jobs@ictar.ac.zm

PASSION FOR QUALITY EDUCATION: OUR DRIVING FORCE

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Courier Service Driver

JOB PROFILE:

Reporting to the Delivery Supervisor, the Courier Service Driver shall provide professional, courteous and efficient delivery of customer orders to customers’ homes, businesses or delivery pickup locations. The driver should be skillful at delivering shipments safely while meeting tight deadlines. The driver should be dependable and energetic enough to load and offload packages from the delivery truck and have a flexible working schedule as hours may vary depending on operational need. The driver should be responsible enough to check shipments and documentation for conformance to Radian Stores delivery standards.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Drive delivery vehicles to designated destinations for customer product deliveries.
  • Drive safely and deliver products within deadlines.
  • Analyse delivery address, determine appropriate routes and maintain schedule.
  • Capture proof of delivery upon delivery and handover relevant documentation related to the delivery to the customer.
  • Collect payments from customers at the time of product delivery when required by the Supervisor.
  • Work with the warehouse and sales teams to provide exceptional customer services and address customer concerns.
  • Load and unload products to and from the delivery truck.
  • Perform vehicle inspection such as checking fluid level and tyre pressure.
  • Notify supervisors about any major repairs and maintenance.
  • Follow local driving laws and road regulations.
  • Maintain the vehicle clean and safe.
  • Adhere to company operating policies and procedures.
  • Maintain driving log, prepare vehicle performance forms and complete daily paperwork.
  • Provide special care in delivering fragile products.



REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 23 years of age and have had a driver’s license for 3 years or more.
  • Must possess a valid class C or higher driver’s license.
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen and have a CLEAN drivers record & CLEAN background.
  • Should not have any felony/misdemeanour convictions or DUI’s within the last 3 years to get a clearance from RTSA.
  • Must be able to use modern communication mediums and technology such as Social Media (WhatsApp, Facebook), Online Maps, and Delivery Signature Software etc.
  • Must have positive, customer service oriented attitude.
  • Must be fluent in the English language, both verbal and written.
  • Must be presentable and in clean attire at all times.
  • Must be ready for a flexible work schedule and must be able to work weekends depending on operational need.
  • Be able to lift heavy packages on a repetitive basis.

Please ensure that you mention www.zambia.jobs-employment.com as the source of this job advertisement.

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