CITIZENS ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT COMMISSION (CEEC)
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECT
SUPPORTING WOMEN AND YOUTH
TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR THE FINANCE ASSISTANT
(1 Position, Lusaka)
The Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry (MCTI), through the Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC), in Zambia is implementing the Skills Development and Entrepreneurship Project (Herein referred to as SDEP or the Project), financed through a loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB).
The Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission is a body corporate established through the enactment of the Citizens Economic Empowerment Act No. 9 of 2006 to foster broad-based economic empowerment. Broad-based economic empowerment is defined in the Act as ‘the economic empowerment of targeted citizens, citizen influenced companies, citizen empowered companies and citizen owned companies through diverse but integrated socio-economic strategies that include ownership of productive assets and resources, increasing the levels of employment in the formal sector, increasing household incomes, expanding literacy and skills development, and ensuring preferential procurement and access to services of state institutions.
The principal objectives of the Project are to:
2.0 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting to: The Project Accountant
3.0 QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
4.0 DURATION OF THE ASSIGNMENT
The duration of the assignment shall commence from the 1st of October 2016 and shall be renewed annually, based on performance, up to the closing date of the Project (31st December 2020).
The Finance Assistant will be located within the Project Implementation Unit of the CEEC, Lusaka, Zambia.
6.0 LANGUAGE OF ASSIGNMENT
The language of the assignment shall be English Language.
7.0 MODE OF APPLICATION
All applications in writing should be accompanied by up-to-date Curriculum Vitae and supporting documents (Note: do not send originals) with the names and addresses of three referees, one of which should be the last or current employer. Applications should be submitted by 9th July 2018 to the address below:
The Director General
Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission
Plot number 6457 Los Angeles Boulevard
P.O Box 35068
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