Careers

Application Procedure

 

Interested candidates who meet the stipulated qualifications should submit the following:

  1. Application letter
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Three traceable references
  4. Photocopies of relevant certificates

Mail to:

The Managing Partner
Beatmas Human Resource Consultants Ltd
P.O. Box 32830
Lusaka

or Deliver to:

The Offices at
5499 Lunsemfwa Road
(Opposite the Victoria Hospital)
Kalundu

and Email to:

We are hiring for the following positions

Land Lawyer

The Land Lawyer, Zambia will support MLG’s efforts in Zambia, expanding upon MLG’s earlier titling project. The Land Lawyer, Zambia will provide legal guidance on the current land registration process in Zambia, create recommendations on improvements to the existing legal and regulatory frameworks, support the creation of an adjudication process, and produce monthly updates to the MLG team and external key stakeholders. You should have substantial experience providing hands-on legal guidance on large-scale land governance projects. You must be action-oriented, detailed, and collaborative with strong communication skills.

What You Will Do:

  • Provide expert guidance on the legal requirements of land registration in Zambia
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and procedural changes needed for a streamlined, systematic, gender-sensitive, and affordable registration process. Provide monthly updates and reports on these changes
  • Consult with relevant stakeholders from the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR), the LCC, the Ministry of Justice, the private sector and other stakeholders to gain clarity on existing laws and policies, and present recommendations for policy and legal changes
  • Prepare recommendations on the establishment of an adjudication process and an adjudication committee
  • Identify and report on ongoing land reform initiatives in Zambia undertaken by projects under the World Bank, USAID, UNHABITAT, etc.
  • Communicate legal issues of high importance to legal professionals in the Government of Zambia
  • Support drafting and adoption of regulatory or legal frameworks for the Ministries and LCC, as needed
  • Advise the MLG Zambia team on strategies for sensitization and stakeholder engagement
  • Provide backstopping on cases resulting from the dispute resolution system, as needed
  • Identify ways to improve processes regarding land data to maximize public and private benefits from national land titling
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management
  • Follow legal policies as directed

What You Should Have:

  • Bachelor’s in Law (Master’s preferred)
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience working with LCC or the MLNR in systems of land administration is highly desired
  • Excellent understanding of land tenure systems in Zambia
  • Be well-organized, collaborative, and eloquent
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Fluency in Nyanja and/or Bemba
Land Lawyer

The Land Lawyer, Zambia will support MLG’s efforts in Zambia, expanding upon MLG’s earlier titling project. The Land Lawyer, Zambia will provide legal guidance on the current land registration process in Zambia, create recommendations on improvements to the existing legal and regulatory frameworks, support the creation of an adjudication process, and produce monthly updates to the MLG team and external key stakeholders. You should have substantial experience providing hands-on legal guidance on large-scale land governance projects. You must be action-oriented, detailed, and collaborative with strong communication skills.

What You Will Do:

  • Provide expert guidance on the legal requirements of land registration in Zambia
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and procedural changes needed for a streamlined, systematic, gender-sensitive, and affordable registration process. Provide monthly updates and reports on these changes
  • Consult with relevant stakeholders from the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR), the LCC, the Ministry of Justice, the private sector and other stakeholders to gain clarity on existing laws and policies, and present recommendations for policy and legal changes
  • Prepare recommendations on the establishment of an adjudication process and an adjudication committee
  • Identify and report on ongoing land reform initiatives in Zambia undertaken by projects under the World Bank, USAID, UNHABITAT, etc.
  • Communicate legal issues of high importance to legal professionals in the Government of Zambia
  • Support drafting and adoption of regulatory or legal frameworks for the Ministries and LCC, as needed
  • Advise the MLG Zambia team on strategies for sensitization and stakeholder engagement
  • Provide backstopping on cases resulting from the dispute resolution system, as needed
  • Identify ways to improve processes regarding land data to maximize public and private benefits from national land titling
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management
  • Follow legal policies as directed

What You Should Have:

  • Bachelor’s in Law (Master’s preferred)
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience working with LCC or the MLNR in systems of land administration is highly desired
  • Excellent understanding of land tenure systems in Zambia
  • Be well-organized, collaborative, and eloquent
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Fluency in Nyanja and/or Bemba
Deputy Country Manager

Job Responsibilities

  • With the support of the Country Manager, lead project management for MLG projects in Zambia.
  • Develop and monitor project plans, budgets, and associated documents.
  • Assist with the development of activity calendars and planning for field operations, and supervise implementation of activities.
  • Analyze processes and expenditures and propose improvements to increase efficiency.
  • Identify and coordinate needed support from other MLG departments.
  • Support reporting on project progress to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Liaise between Utah and Lusaka-based teams, with a focus on maximizing coordination, cooperation, and communication between these teams.
  • Maintain up-to-date information on country context, including land governance trends, laws and policies, politics, etc.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Land Administration, Business Management, or another relevant field
  • Master’s Degree highly desirable
  • 10+ years of business experience, preferably in land and property rights
  • 5+ years of project leadership experience, with a proven track record of success implementing large projects
  • Fluency in English, both oral and written
  • Willingness and ability to travel frequently within Zambia
  • Passion for the MLG mission and desire to be part of a dynamic, growing company Skills
  • Experience in both startups and larger, more mature companies
  • Experience with land titling and land administration systems
  • Knowledge of Nyanja and/or Bemba beneficial
  • Experience working for an international company

Equal Employment Opportunity:

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates. This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.

Senior Project Manager
The Senior Project Manager, Zambia will work across teams to lead project planning, management, monitoring, control, and other necessary functions to support quality execution of the Zambia systematic land titling project. The position will lead and maintain project management standards and best practices within the Zambia program, in close coordination with the Utah-based Services team. The position will be based in Lusaka, Zambia and reports to the Country Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinates across multidisciplinary teams to plan activities and establish project schedules
  • Drives schedule adherence, motivate and enthuse project teams to achieve target dates
  • Monitors the project and report status and other key communications to project team members and stakeholders
  • Identifies, manages and appropriately escalates and drives resolution of project risks and issues
  • Leads data-based process improvement to enhance efficiency of systematic land titling activities
  • Maintains project documentation and ensure compliance and controls are met
  • Documents and communicates lessons learned
  • Coaches other team members on project management tools and best practices

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management or a related field
  • 8+ years of project management experience, with proven record managing successful projects and programs in Zambia
  • Masters in Project Management or PMP
  • Experience using Asana
  • Strong data analysis skills using Excel
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong presence and self-confidence. Must be able to use tact when presenting project status, risks and issues to project stakeholders
  • Team-focused with ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and stakeholders from diverse backgrounds
  • Effective problem solving and organizational skills
  • Experience mediating and resolving conflict and communication issues
  • Flexible, welcoming, and quickly adapting to change

Equal Employment Opportunity:

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates. This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.

Application Procedure

 

Interested candidates who meet the stipulated qualifications should submit the following:

  1. Application letter
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Three traceable references
  4. Photocopies of relevant certificates

Mail to:

The Managing Partner
Beatmas Human Resource Consultants Ltd
P.O. Box 32830
Lusaka

or Deliver to:

The Offices at
5499 Lunsemfwa Road
(Opposite the Victoria Hospital)
Kalundu

and Email to:

We are hiring for the following positions

Land Lawyer

The Land Lawyer, Zambia will support MLG’s efforts in Zambia, expanding upon MLG’s earlier titling project. The Land Lawyer, Zambia will provide legal guidance on the current land registration process in Zambia, create recommendations on improvements to the existing legal and regulatory frameworks, support the creation of an adjudication process, and produce monthly updates to the MLG team and external key stakeholders. You should have substantial experience providing hands-on legal guidance on large-scale land governance projects. You must be action-oriented, detailed, and collaborative with strong communication skills.

What You Will Do:

  • Provide expert guidance on the legal requirements of land registration in Zambia
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and procedural changes needed for a streamlined, systematic, gender-sensitive, and affordable registration process. Provide monthly updates and reports on these changes
  • Consult with relevant stakeholders from the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR), the LCC, the Ministry of Justice, the private sector and other stakeholders to gain clarity on existing laws and policies, and present recommendations for policy and legal changes
  • Prepare recommendations on the establishment of an adjudication process and an adjudication committee
  • Identify and report on ongoing land reform initiatives in Zambia undertaken by projects under the World Bank, USAID, UNHABITAT, etc.
  • Communicate legal issues of high importance to legal professionals in the Government of Zambia
  • Support drafting and adoption of regulatory or legal frameworks for the Ministries and LCC, as needed
  • Advise the MLG Zambia team on strategies for sensitization and stakeholder engagement
  • Provide backstopping on cases resulting from the dispute resolution system, as needed
  • Identify ways to improve processes regarding land data to maximize public and private benefits from national land titling
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management
  • Follow legal policies as directed

What You Should Have:

  • Bachelor’s in Law (Master’s preferred)
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience working with LCC or the MLNR in systems of land administration is highly desired
  • Excellent understanding of land tenure systems in Zambia
  • Be well-organized, collaborative, and eloquent
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Fluency in Nyanja and/or Bemba
Land Lawyer

The Land Lawyer, Zambia will support MLG’s efforts in Zambia, expanding upon MLG’s earlier titling project. The Land Lawyer, Zambia will provide legal guidance on the current land registration process in Zambia, create recommendations on improvements to the existing legal and regulatory frameworks, support the creation of an adjudication process, and produce monthly updates to the MLG team and external key stakeholders. You should have substantial experience providing hands-on legal guidance on large-scale land governance projects. You must be action-oriented, detailed, and collaborative with strong communication skills.

What You Will Do:

  • Provide expert guidance on the legal requirements of land registration in Zambia
  • Identify legal, regulatory, and procedural changes needed for a streamlined, systematic, gender-sensitive, and affordable registration process. Provide monthly updates and reports on these changes
  • Consult with relevant stakeholders from the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR), the LCC, the Ministry of Justice, the private sector and other stakeholders to gain clarity on existing laws and policies, and present recommendations for policy and legal changes
  • Prepare recommendations on the establishment of an adjudication process and an adjudication committee
  • Identify and report on ongoing land reform initiatives in Zambia undertaken by projects under the World Bank, USAID, UNHABITAT, etc.
  • Communicate legal issues of high importance to legal professionals in the Government of Zambia
  • Support drafting and adoption of regulatory or legal frameworks for the Ministries and LCC, as needed
  • Advise the MLG Zambia team on strategies for sensitization and stakeholder engagement
  • Provide backstopping on cases resulting from the dispute resolution system, as needed
  • Identify ways to improve processes regarding land data to maximize public and private benefits from national land titling
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager and upper management
  • Follow legal policies as directed

What You Should Have:

  • Bachelor’s in Law (Master’s preferred)
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience working with LCC or the MLNR in systems of land administration is highly desired
  • Excellent understanding of land tenure systems in Zambia
  • Be well-organized, collaborative, and eloquent
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Fluency in Nyanja and/or Bemba
Deputy Country Manager

Job Responsibilities

  • With the support of the Country Manager, lead project management for MLG projects in Zambia.
  • Develop and monitor project plans, budgets, and associated documents.
  • Assist with the development of activity calendars and planning for field operations, and supervise implementation of activities.
  • Analyze processes and expenditures and propose improvements to increase efficiency.
  • Identify and coordinate needed support from other MLG departments.
  • Support reporting on project progress to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Liaise between Utah and Lusaka-based teams, with a focus on maximizing coordination, cooperation, and communication between these teams.
  • Maintain up-to-date information on country context, including land governance trends, laws and policies, politics, etc.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Land Administration, Business Management, or another relevant field
  • Master’s Degree highly desirable
  • 10+ years of business experience, preferably in land and property rights
  • 5+ years of project leadership experience, with a proven track record of success implementing large projects
  • Fluency in English, both oral and written
  • Willingness and ability to travel frequently within Zambia
  • Passion for the MLG mission and desire to be part of a dynamic, growing company Skills
  • Experience in both startups and larger, more mature companies
  • Experience with land titling and land administration systems
  • Knowledge of Nyanja and/or Bemba beneficial
  • Experience working for an international company

Equal Employment Opportunity:

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates. This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.

Senior Project Manager
The Senior Project Manager, Zambia will work across teams to lead project planning, management, monitoring, control, and other necessary functions to support quality execution of the Zambia systematic land titling project. The position will lead and maintain project management standards and best practices within the Zambia program, in close coordination with the Utah-based Services team. The position will be based in Lusaka, Zambia and reports to the Country Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinates across multidisciplinary teams to plan activities and establish project schedules
  • Drives schedule adherence, motivate and enthuse project teams to achieve target dates
  • Monitors the project and report status and other key communications to project team members and stakeholders
  • Identifies, manages and appropriately escalates and drives resolution of project risks and issues
  • Leads data-based process improvement to enhance efficiency of systematic land titling activities
  • Maintains project documentation and ensure compliance and controls are met
  • Documents and communicates lessons learned
  • Coaches other team members on project management tools and best practices

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management or a related field
  • 8+ years of project management experience, with proven record managing successful projects and programs in Zambia
  • Masters in Project Management or PMP
  • Experience using Asana
  • Strong data analysis skills using Excel
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong presence and self-confidence. Must be able to use tact when presenting project status, risks and issues to project stakeholders
  • Team-focused with ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and stakeholders from diverse backgrounds
  • Effective problem solving and organizational skills
  • Experience mediating and resolving conflict and communication issues
  • Flexible, welcoming, and quickly adapting to change

Equal Employment Opportunity:

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and associates. This policy includes our commitment to ensure that all employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other non-job-related characteristic protected by law.