The Malawi Legal Aid Bureau, established under Section 3 of the Legal Act of 2010, is a national public institution mandated to provide legal aid to persons with insufficient means. The scope of the mandate of the Legal Aid Bureau consists of four main tenets, namely legal advice; legal assistance; representation in any court, tribunal or similar body or authority; and provision of legal education and information.
In a bid to effectively and efficiently deliver its mandate and reach out to as many Malawians as possible, the Bureau invites applications from well qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions:
Job Title : Principal Planning Officer
Grade : G
Reporting to : Deputy Director
Location : Legal Aid Bureau Headquarters, Lilongwe
1. MAIN JOB PURPOSE
Manages and coordinates the establishment and support of programs and/or projects of significance to the operation and administration of a major operational component of the Legal Aid Bureau. Provides and/or coordinates program planning and evaluation, ensuring that developing and existing programs are effective and in line with the overall goals and objectives of the organization. Ensures compliance to financial regulations of development
partners and undertakes timely reporting to Management.
2. KEY JOB ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES