State Land Acquisition Coordinator

Position title: State Land Acquisition Coordinator

  1. 1. Objective:
  • Ensuring timely acquisition of required State land and land rights in accordance with project deadlines, budgets and in alignment with Rakita’s policies and practices.
  1. Primary activities and tasks include the following, other duties may be assigned:
  • Participates in the process of negotiating contracts related to company’s operations planned on State-owned parcels;
  • Follows procedures for demolition of structures purchased through the land acquisition process when necessary;
  • Keeps track of Land Acquisition-related field & community activities in the Project area, especially those regarding State-owned parcels;
  • Conducts field work activities with Land Acquisition team and local staff, especially activities regarding State-owned parcels;
  • Works with State representatives, private property owners and land users to verify identification/title/land related issues with support from contractors and team;
  • Facilitating agreements for land acquisition;
  • Following the Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP) and Land Acquisition and Resettlement Framework (LARF) to ensure proper consultation and disclosure at the community and government level, including all land acquisition activities;
  • Provides adequate assistance to Senior Land Acquisition Manager in performing various activities regarding Land Acquisition, when necessary;
  • Liaise with Drill Team and ensure timely access to drill sites;
  • Inputs various interaction records into Land Database;
  • Provides necessary assistance regarding evaluator activities;
  • Assist in developing and executing other State processes, as required;
  • Reports timely and accurately to his superior and is responsible for data accuracy,
  • Adhering to ethical principles of the profession and acting in accordance with company policies and procedures,
  • Performing other duties within their education at the request of the immediate superior,
  • He/she is obliged and responsible, within the scope of his/her work, to implement measures for safe and healthy work in accordance with the safety and health at work, other relevant regulations and the Rules on Safety and Health at Work,
  • Observing environmental measures and fire protection within the scope of his/her duties,
  • Participating in ensuring the functioning of the quality system in accordance with quality standards.
  1. Location :
  • Bor
  1. Reporting Responsibilities:
  • This position reports to Senior Land Acquisition Manager.
  1. Department:
  • Land Acquisition Department.
  1. Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
  1. Education and/or Experience, Certificates:
  • Bachelor’s degree or technical diploma in area of Social Sciences, Technical sciences, Law, Real Estate Management, or Political Sciences,
  • Special knowledge or previous experience related to Land Acquisition,  
  • Minimum 1 year of work experience,
  • Excellent English Level and
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point), Adobe Acrobat, and databases.
  1. Other Skills and Abilities:
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Must be able to work in a dynamic environment including office and field locations,
  •  Detail oriented and able to construct thorough reports,
  • Excellent level of written and verbal communication skills,
  • Demonstrated proactive approaches to problem-solving with strong decision-making capability,
  • Proven ability to handle confidential information with discretion, be adaptable to various competing demands, and demonstrate the highest level of customer/client service and response,
  • Excellent planning and organization skills to meet deadlines,
  • Forward looking thinker, who actively seeks opportunities and purposes solutions,
  • Able to perform job function with a minimum of daily supervision,
  • Ability to learn effectively and actively,
  • Co-operative and supportive team player.

(Some of the following skills and abilities may be acquired through additional training, but the employee must be able to demonstrate the capacity to obtain these requirements before being placed in this position)

NOTE: Interested parties can fill out Job application, which is located bellow this text and send us own CV at jobs@rakita.net or bring a printed resume (CV) in person to Info Center of Rakita company (address: Moše Pijade 46/6, across from the House of culture in BOR).