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The Lilongwe Water Board is a Statutory Corporation established in 1947 and re-constituted in 1995 under the Water Works Act (Cap 72). It is responsible for the provision of water supply services to the City of Lilongwe and other surrounding areas designated as its supply area.

The Board is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates of Malawi origin to fill the following permanent positions.


Reporting to the Director of Corporate Services, the Senior Administration Officer shall be responsible for the following:

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  •  Developing and reviewing Administration policies, strategies, work plans and budget;
  •  Planning, organizing, directing and coordinating implementation of Administrative services;
  •  Identifying and mobilizing resources for Administration programs for the furtherance of the objectives of the Board;
  •  Developing and maintaining database of all administrative records;
  • Providing professional Administration related advice/ support to the Board;
  •  Supervising and appraising staff under his/her charge;
  •  Providing informative management reports on the performance of the administrative function;
  •  Overseeing the management of fleet;
  • Coordinating the maintenance and rehabilitation of LWB property;
  •  Insuring existing and newly acquired properties and equipment;
  •  Preparing terms of reference for administrative services to be procured;
  •  Demonstrating outstanding commitment to service delivery programs of the Board by personally identifying and reporting water bursts/leakages to customer care Division of which verifiable repair records shall be tendered to be used as one of the components for assessment during one’s performance appraisal time.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • A Master’s Degree in Public Administration/ Public Management/ Business Administration or related fields and a bachelor’s degree in these or related fields from a recognized institution with at least five (5) years post qualification experience.


All interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit their applications together with a detailed Curriculum Vitae and copies of certificates not later than 16th April 2021 to:

The Chief Executive Officer

Lilongwe Water Board

P.O Box 96


Those that do not submit copies of certificates will not be considered and only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.

Lilongwe Water Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Canvassing will Lead to Disqualification

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