Vacancy Announcement: Child Rights Governance project officer

Panos Institute Southern Africa (PSAf), a communication for development NGO based in Lusaka, Zambia, is looking for a Project Officer under its Child Rights Governance Project.

Post:  Child Rights Governance Project Officer
Station: Lusaka, Zambia
Reporting to:  Regional Programme Manager – Media Development and ICTs


  • To increase interface between Panos and its Child Rights Governance partners in target communities (district/provinces)
  • To effectively implement designed project activities in partnership with the target stakeholders and communities using child right programming approaches
  • To conduct Monitoring and Evaluation visits to project sites ensuring project activities are being implemented according to plan
  • To ensure timely receipt and production of project reports from partner activities on the ground

2. Qualifications:
Diploma or a Degree in Media studies/Social Work/Education or relevant field


3. Knowledge /Experience:

Working with rural poor, diverse and marginalized Groups (children/youths/women), working with rural or disadvantaged communities or knowledge in Child Rights programming or grounded in child rights governance, child safeguarding; Knowledge of children rights / human rights and Good governance; Understanding of operations of media and ICTs especially community media.

4. Applications:

Interested persons are requested to send their Application Letter, CV and Copies of Certificates to:

The Executive Director, Panos  Institute Southern Africa, P.O. Box 39163, Lusaka, ZAMBIA

By email to: and Copy .

Closing Date: Wednesday 28th February 2018, 17:00 Hrs (Applications received after this date will not be accepted).

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.