Director, Legal Studies Division

National Institute of Public Administration (NIPA)

The National Institute of Public Administration (NIPA), exists under the Act of Parliament No. 15 of 1998. The Institute now seeks the services of highly motivated individuals to join its team of skilled professionals.

Position 1: Director, Legal Studies Division (01)

Job Purpose
To direct, coordinate, supervise and provide academic and administrative services to ensure effective delivery of training and learning services to Institute’s clients as well as to provide education services to the public in terms of developing human resource for the Nation.
Reports to: Executive Director
Knowledge and skill requirements
  • 5 ‘O’ Levels or higher acceptable at a University
  • LLB Degree with merit preferred from a reputable university
  • LLM Degree from a reputable university
  • LLD Degree from a reputable university
  • Minimum Ten (10) years’ experience in a reputable organisation of similar standing to NIPA
  • Proof of Publications in area of expertise
  • Track record of resource mobilization in support of training and research
  • Proven track record of collaborations with external agencies in the field of expertise
  • Member of the Law Association of Zambia
  • Advocate of the High Court for Zambia
  • Written and Oral Communication Skills
  • Analytical skills
Location – NIPA Main Campus, Lusaka

Method of Application

Applicants should submit their applications, Certified copies of the qualifications and detailed Curriculum Vitae with three (3) traceable referees contact details to the Registrar’s address below.
Applications should be sent to the address below and should and should reach NIPA not later than Friday 24th September, 2021. Only successful candidates will be contacted.
The Registrar
National Institute of Public Administration
P O Box 31990
Dushanbe Road

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