•  Mutare
    • February 08, 2021
    • Feb. 16, 2021
    •  Full Time
  •  Ngo & Social Services Jobs

Job Summary

Position: Household Economic Strengthening Officer (1)

Reports to: District Coordinator

Station: Makoni

Duties And Responsibilities

Roles and responsibilities: The HES Officer will be responsible for the overall rollout of economic strengthening activities in Makoni district, ensuring project activities and milestones are well met. The HES Officer will work closely with relevant government ministries to offer technical support to community-based facilitators in the implementation of VSLAs, financial literacy, technical skills training, income generating, value addition, marketing and financial inclusion activities to ensure the earning capacity of children, adolescents, women and youths is increased and OVCs have access to essential health and education services. The HES Officer is key in reducing the economic vulnerability of households and increasing their resilience to future shocks.

Qualifications And Experience

Qualifications and Experience: At least a Bachelor’s degree (with at least 3 years’ experience) in Social Sciences, Agriculture, Micro-Finance, and other related field from a recognized institution of learning. Specialized experience of working with savings groups through inclusive business and PMSD approaches. Relevant experience in community development focusing on sustainable livelihood approaches, project monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning. The incumbent must demonstrate experience of working with caregivers, young people and children most at risk to HIV. To exhibit strong pedagogic, analytic computer and report writing skills.

How To Apply

Interested candidates can submit an application letter (stating your expected gross salary) together with detailed CV to : not later than the 16th of February 2021. Please write – ESO on the subject of your email.

FACT is an equal opportunity employer who does not discriminate in terms of race, tribe, place of origin, political opinion, colour, creed, gender, pregnancy, HIV/AIDS status or, subject to the Disabled Persons Act [Chapter 17:01].

NB: Only short listed candidates will be notified