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NAFASI YA KAZI TIGO,MFS Banking and Treasury Manager

MFS Banking and Treasury Manager

Job Country: Tanzania

Job Purpose

This position is responsible to manage MFS banking relationships. This includes trust account management, integration to financial institutions and other Mobile Financial Institutions.

We Lead And Contribute By

Connecting, owning, delivering, change and vision. We live our values of trust, Passion, simplicity, integrity and innovation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Own and Manage Banking relationships which include:
  • Trust Account Management
  • Opening,
  • Functionality
  • Interest Negotiations
  • Integration with Banking and other MFIs.
  • ATM channel development
  • Banking Transaction complaints. – Account to wallet and Wallet to Account, etc.
  • Manage liquidity function between various trust accounts and partner accounts/ wallets.
  • Optimize return on funding whilst ensuring stable environment.
  • Identify risks and provide and implement mitigation strategy
  • Agree on Service Level Agreements with different internal stakeholders regarding the mitigation of issues.
  • Develop monthly reports for Banking issues to be presented to the management
  • Meet targets set by management
  • Liaise with different internal departments, which include GTM, Operations, to ensure issues are addressed and mitigated.
  • Savings/ Credit product development and roll out.

Qualification And Experience

  • Master’s degree preferred, Bachelors required.
  • Minimum of 3 years in management positions.
  • In depth understanding of mobile money industry.
  • Understanding of related processes.
  • Understanding of banking environment.
  • Understanding of project management
  • Strong banking operational knowledge.
  • Strong knowledge of MFS workings and People management.
  • Analytical and Evaluation skills

Excellent Communication skills.
“We are committed to equal employment opportunities and unbiased treatment of all individuals in all employment practices”

Only Successful Candidates will be contacted

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

YOUNG EXPERT (1 POST) AT MWAUWASA

MWANZA URBAN WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION AUTHORITY (MWAUWASA) is one of the 25 selected water operators to participate in the Dutch WaterWorX program. It was selected by VITENS EVIDES INTERNATIONAL (VEI) from the Netherlands and signed a Water Operator Partnership (WOP) agreement under a program nicknamed ‘KARIBU MAJI MWANZA PROJECT’ to improve overall performance by building capacity of staff as both the partners mutually understand that capacity development is key to utility turn around in performance.

The WaterWorX, is a four years program that is largely funded by the government of the Netherlands. The program intends to achieve the following three key objectives at its completion: –

Increase WASH coverage, particularly in the Low Income Areas (SDG6) by serving 33,000 poor people by year 2021 with direct project investments and 100,000 people until 2021 as part of ongoing MWAUWASA

Reduce Non-Revenue Water by 10% point (pp) by year 2021.

 Creating an enabling environment in terms of energy reduction, climate adaption, long term investment proposals.

 Realize capacity development through training, short courses and gender equality propagating.

 MWAUWASA and VEI are hereby inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced, dynamic and motivated Tanzanians to immediately work in tins program in the understated post.

For phase 1 of the project (2018 until 2020) we are looking for an enthusiastic Young expert, with focus on Asset Management and Investment proposal writing.

JOB TITLE: YOUNG EXPERT (1 POST)

Tins position offers young Tanzanian professionals the opportunity to gain experience with working in an international environment within die water sector. The young professional will be part of die Karibu Maji Project and temporarily employed by VEI through MWAUWASA.

Appointing Authority: Appointment Committee of the Board of Directors

Employment Terms: 2 years non-renewable employment contract

Responsible To: Resident Project Manager

Subordinates: None

Monthly Salary: TZS 1,188,000

Location: Based at MWAUWASA in Mwanza

Required minimum qualifications and attributes:

  • Must have a minimum of Bachelor of Science degree preferably in engineering.
  • Must have a demonstrable kinship with water services.
  • 8 years working experience of with max. 4 years within water sector
  • Fluent in English.
  • Tanzanian nationality.
  • Not yet permanent employed
  • Age should not be above 32 years.
  • He/she should show commitment to continue career in a water utility.
  • He/she should be empathetic, intercultural sensitive, learning- oriented, results-onented, cooperative, adaptive/flexible, stress resilient/coping, creative, innovative, and networking.
  • He/she should have strong verbal and written communication skills.

Duties .and responsibilities:

The Young Expert will be required to play die following roles at minimum:

Contribute to a Long term Infrastructure Strategy

 Write (together with MWAUWASA staff) Investment proposals for water and sanitation services.

 Contribute to Asset Management policy and implementation

 Identification of innovation opportunities and technologies/ methodology within die scope of die project

 Active participation in local/regional networks which exist in die field of water

 Active learning from MWAUWASA employees and Short Term Experts from The Nederlands and apply gained knowledge and skills

 Actively participate in an international Young expert Community of Practice

Provided training through the Young Expert Program

 A two (2) weeks training will be offered in The Netherlands during die first and second year of employment

 A Personal Development Plan to structure personal development

 A personal coach will be assigned to die YE.

 Online masterclasses are offered on specific wrater and sanitation related topics

Desired Achievement:

At die end of die employment, die Young Expert should be able:

 The ability to make use of his/her expertise, instruments and skills in a specific development cooperation working situation

 The Young Expert’s fulfilment of an intermediary role in networking and in die utilisation of die social media, as well as die possession of networking skills within an international context (Water network).

 The conversion of dieoretical knowledge into practical solutions and activities

 The ability to work in multidisciplinary projects and to devote due attention to institutional and capacity enhancement, a participatory approach and process management

 The ability to communicate and transfer knowledge and skills to local/intemational staff

 The exhibition of a professional attitude and social skills

MODE OF APPLICATION

Apply in handwriting accompanied by a certified detailed CV, a motivation letter, copies of relevant certificates and letters from 2 referees, telephone numbers and e-mail address to reach die undersigned not later than 17th August, 2019 (all in English). Application should be sent to MWAUWASA as Registered mails by postal office, EMS, DHL, or email (letter and all attachments in PDF). Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

MWAUWASA and VEI are equal opportunity employers striving for gender equality, as such we will favour female candidates if equally suited for the job.

THE MANAGING DIRECTOR, MWANZA URBAN WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION AUTHORITY, MAJI HOUSE, BALEWA ROAD, P.O BOX 317, MWANZA. Email: reinder.vandenbrink@vei.nl (Attn. Resident Project Manager VEI)Email: info@mwauwasa.go.tz (Attn. Admin. & Human Resource Manager (AHRM)

Deadline of Application is 17th August, 2019.

AFISA MUUGUZI DARAJA LA II (NURSING OFFICERS) AT KKKT

Descriptions

KKKT Dayosisisi ya Kaskazini inasimamia Hospitali tatu ambazo ni Marangu, Machame na Karatu zinazotoa huduma za afya. Katika kutoa huduma bora tunatafuta watu wa kuajiri katika nafasi zifuatazo:

AFISA MUUGUZI DARAJA LA II (NURSING OFFICERS)

Majukumu yake ni kama yafuatavyo;

 Kufanya kazi za kiuguzi hospitalini, katika jamii na sehemu zote zinazotolewa huduma za Afya pamoja na huduma kwa wagonjwa majumbani.

 Kutayarisha mpango kazi wa huduma ya uuguzi na taarifa ya utekelezaji wake

 Kukusanya takwimu muhimu za Afya

 Kutoa elimu na ushauri nasaha kwa wagonjwa na jamii

 Kutoa huduma za kinga na uzazi

 Kutekeleza majukumu mengine atakayopangiwa na mkuu wake wa kazi

Sifa za Mwombaji:

 Awe na shahada ya Uuguzi kutoka Chuo Kikuu kinachotambuliwa na Serekali

 Awe amehitimu mafunzo ya vitendo kazini (Intership)

 Aliyesajiliwa na Baraza la Wauguzi na Wakunga Tanzania

MSAIDIZI WA AFYA

Majukumu yake ni kama yafuatavyo;

 Kuchukua Sampuli za maji na chakula na kuzipeleka kwa Afisa Afya Mazingira au Afisa Afya Mazingira Msaidizi

 Kutambua, kuweka kumbukumbu za vyanzo vya maji na kuhamasisha jamii kulinda vyanzo vya maji kwa kushirikiana na kamati za maji za vijiji na mitaa

 Kutoa elimu kwa jamii kuhusu usafi, kudhibiti taka hatari/hatarishi zikiwamo zitokanazo na huduma za afya na kuhamasisha jamii kujenga na kutumia vyoo bora

 Kufanya ukaguzi wa nyumba za kuishi na za biashara

 Kusimamia sheria ndogo ndogo za afya na mazingira

 Na kazi nyingine atakazopangiwa na mkuu wake wa kazi

Sifa za Mwombaji:

 Awe amehitimu kidato cha nne

 Awe na cheti cha mafunzo ya Msaidizi wa Afya au Fundi Sanifu Afya na Mazingira toka kwenye Chuo kinachotambuliwa na Serikali

Watakaopenda watume maombi yao pamoja na picha ndogo ya karibuni (recent passport size) pamoja na wasifu wao (Curriculum Vitae) kwa Anuani ifuatayo kabla ya tarehe 10/08/2019:

Katibu Mkuu

KKKT Dayosisi ya Kaskazini

S.L.P 195,

MOSHI

Barua pepe: generalsecretary@northerndioces.co.tz

Driver Trainer – Dar es Salaam

Type: Full Time 

Category: Logistics & Operations 

Location: Dar-es-Salaam

Job Level: Advisory

Roles and Responsibilities

• Co-ordinate daily drivers’ training requirements 

• Monitors driving habits and ensure they operate company trucks in a safe and responsible manner

• Conduct Driver Reviews

• Train drivers in basic maintenance techniques and latest truck technology 

• Compiling training material and performing regular classroom training and assessments. 

• Define Driver KPIs

• To manage liabilities and ensure full compliance

Educational Qualifications

• A certificate or diploma in training and driving or any other related field

• Defensive Driving Certification is of added advantage

Experience Requirements

• 4 years Driver Training experience preferred

Environmental Scientist (1 post) at Ifakara Health Institute (IHI)

Position: Environmental Scientist (1 post)

Reports to: PI / Project Leader

Work station: Rufiji

Institute overview 

Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) is a leading research organization in Africa with a strong track record in developing, testing and validating innovations for health. Driven by a core strategic mandate for research, training and services, the Institute’s work now spans a wide spectrum, covering biomedical and ecological sciences, intervention studies, health-systems research and policy translation.

Position Summary

IHI is looking for experienced Environmental Scientist with analytical chemistry skills to work with the Broad One Health Endectocide-based Malaria Intervention in Africa (BOHEMIA) project funded by the UNITAID. This project aims to evaluate the efficiency, safety, acceptability, cost-effectiveness, and environmental impact of ivermectin-based intervention to provide strong and systematic evidence to local, national and international regulatory authorities to support decision on policy of using ivermectin to reduce malaria transmission.

The candidate will conduct laboratory, semi-field and field experiment to evaluate the environmental effects of ivermectin in the water and soil on non- targeted organism when applied to human and /or livestock especially cattle to reduce malaria transmission.

Duties and Responsibilities

 Conduct sample collections from cattle faces water and soil.

 Conduct analytical chemistry for the sample from semi-field and field conditions.

 Provide written progress report of all experiments to the principal investigator.

 Maintain adequate inventory of supplier for day to day project operations.

 Participate in training and supervising research officer, technicians in the in the team when required.

 Participate in study design, protocol development, data collection and analysis as well as manuscript writing.

 Maintain appropriate relationships between staff within and between units at IHI.

 Undertake any other duties that the PI shall reasonably require from time to time.

 Check the content from village participants before the start of field experiments.

 Ensure the project is conducted with other staffs within and between departments at IHI regularlyat scheduled meetings.

Qualification and Experience

 Holder of a master’s degree in chemistry or environmental chemistry.

 Applicants must have GRE and IELTS/ TOEFL test scores (compulsory) ready for the immediate application for a PhD place in the US.

 Experience in malaria research or analytical chemistry will be an added advantage.

Skills and Competencies

 Ability to manage and lead project team.

 Analytical chemistry.

 Proven interpersonal skills to deal with different scientists, technicians, accounts and administrators.

 Excellent written and fluent spoken English and Kiswahili Language.

 Self-motived and time building.

 Ability to work with communities in rural areas.

Remuneration 

An attractive and competitive remuneration package will be offered to a successful candidate as per IHI salary scales.

Equal Opportunity

IHI is an equal opportunity employer. We prohibit intentional biases or discrimination and harassment of any kind at the work place and during recruitment. All employment decisions are based solely on job requirements and individual qualifications, and our recruitment process is governed by the labour laws of Tanzania.

Mode of Application 

All applicant who meet the above job requirements should send their application letter together with their detailed curriculum vitae (CVs) showing contact addresses including email, telephone/cellphone number and copies of academic and professional certificates to the address below. Apply by October 30, 2019 at 17:00 hrs. All e-mail subject lines should read: Environmental Scientist –PhD.

Note: only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview. 

Human Resources Manager, 

Ifakara Health Institute, Kiko Avenue, Mikocheni, 

P.O. Box 78373, 

Dar es Salaam

Email: recruitment@ihi.or.tz

Territory Manager – Vodacom Makambako

JOB PURPOSE

Maximises sales revenue by working through and with distributors, dealers and other partners within assigned territory. Works alongside distributors and staff to carry out all the activities required to achieve set targets. Monitors stock levels both at distributor level and in the trade; also identifies gaps in the distribution chain and brings them to management attention for action. Responsible for generating revenue by closing sales. Sells products and services directly to customers primarily via face-to-face contact. Develops strong relationships with these customers to ensure sensitivity to the customer’s needs, concerns and emerging requirements.

This position reports into the Head of Region

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

1 Ensures the achievement of agreed sales and revenue targets through distributors, dealers and other partners that resell the Vodacom’s products and services within assigned territory

2 Implement sales and distribution activities in the territory:

• Co-ordinates the distribution of Vodacom products within territory to ensure continuous availability

• Manages the distribution of branding and promotion materials to enhance visibility and build consumer/dealer loyalty within the territory

• Mobilizes dealer staff to participate in the implementation of various projects

• Identifies requirements for trade promotions and recommends to the Head of Region

• Implements and supports promotional activities in the territory

• Monitors competitor activity within the region and reports with recommendations for action

3 Work with and support distribution partners:

• Familiarizes him/herself with the distribution partner targets for the territory

• Supports the distribution partner in developing action plans geared towards the achievement of the agreed targets

• In instances of shortfalls, establishes causes and takes remedial actions including coaching of dealer staff and trade promotions, in consultation with the Head of Region

• Works alongside dealer staff, as part of coaching and monitoring process

• Trains all distribution partners on Vodacom’s products and/or services

4 Ensure implementation and maintenance of Retail execution and distributor operating standards within designated territory. These will include among others; availability standards, stocking standards, pricing, and retail POS standards

5 Provide Reports:

• Generates weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports on the sales trends in the territory

• Generates weekly reports on dealers performance

• Market intelligence reports on competitor activity

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

• 6-24 months with University Degree or equivalent training in business or sales management

• Able to work under high stress with short-term targets and objectives

• High level of integrity and work ethics

• Presentation skills

• Computer literacy – Excel, Power point and Word

• Able to operate in a performance driven organization

• Knowledge of Swahili and English

• Clean Driving Licence

Trade Services Officer – Dar es Salaam

Company: Standard Chartered Bank

Location: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Career Level: Entry Level

Industries: Banking, Insurance, Financial Services

Description

About Standard Chartered We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. 

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It’s about showing how you embody our valued behaviours

  • do the right thing, better together and never settle
  • as well as our brand promise, Here for good. 

    We’re committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture
  • one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities

To perform the following functions: 

• To ensure all trade transactions are accurately processed/input in accordance with the customers’ instructions and according to the bank’s operational instructions to protect both the customer’s and Bank’s interest. Ensure customer satisfaction, zero errors, no customer complaints, no duplication of payments etc 

• Ensure that Customer’s application has been signature verified, within limit or appropriate approval for excess has been obtained 

• To ensure that all transactions are finalized in a timely manner and within the agreed service standards defined by the Bank for a particular customer and product.

• To assist the manager to interface with the customer to assist them complete forms and make any necessary clarifications 

• To keep safely customer documents and also keep accurate and complete records/files for all transactions as per policy and country law 

• To regularly reconcile relevant items pertaining to Trade Finance e.g. NOSTRO, Liability Accounts. Take appropriate corrective action and escalate problems 

• To provide efficient customer service at the Trade counter and respond promptly and with a helpful attitude to enquiries or requests for advice relative to new or outstanding transactions. 

• Engage in KYC campaign and meet the required standards in understanding of frauds and Money Laundering’ 

• Carry out physical checks on transactions against those outstanding in TP system. 

• Ensure there is no process breakdown for all the products and on housekeeping activities. 

• Ensure digitization agenda is met.

Our Ideal Candidate 

• level with at least C+ overall grade, C+ English and C+ Mathematics or equivalent. A University Degree or equivalent is however desirable 

• Sound knowledge of operational aspects of relevant Trade Services products and Systems. Also necessary to understand all the trade services products. Pass in at least Trade Skills Assessment Level 1. 

• Some knowledge of Banking and Trade Services operations. 

• A good knowledge and understanding of the provisions and definitions contained in the ICC Uniform Rules 

• Good understanding of Operational Risk including Money Laundering and Know Your Customer Group requirements & policy.

Youth Officer (X 3) – Restless Development

CLOSING DATE: 9th August 2019

SALARY: Dar es Salaam: TZS 14,897,743 gross per annum; Ruvuma/Iringa: TZS 12,599,302 gross per annum

LENGTH OF CONTRACT: 1 Year

LOCATION: Dar es Salaam, Ruvuma & Iringa

ABOUT RESTLESS DEVELOPMENT

We know young people have the power to solve the challenges we face in our world, but they are being ignored and overlooked. We are the agency that works with young people so they can lead in solving those challenges. Whether that means supporting communities to end child marriage or prevent HIV, we work with young people to change their lives and the lives of people in their communities.

We are living in a time of ‘peak youth’. Half the global population is under 30 and of these young people, 90% live in developing countries. We can’t end the world’s biggest challenges if the people closest to the problems are unheard and shut out. The world needs young people’s insight and leadership to solve its problems. Young people’s time is now.

Restless Development is run out of hubs in ten countries across Africa, Asia and in the UK and US, with a wider network of partners across the world. We have been working with young people since 1985 and our work is led by thousands of young people every year.

OUR APPROACH TO SAFEGUARDING

Restless Development considers the welfare and protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults to be an organisational imperative with primacy over the success of programmes or strategic objectives. We recognise that safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility and we expect all of our staff, volunteers and partners to ensure we protect the communities in which we operate from harm and abide by our Safeguarding Policy.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for a dynamic, committed and passionate individual to assist in the coordination and Implementation of Mabinti Tushike Hatamu Project at the capacity of Youth Officers through the Dar es Salaam, Ruvuma, Iringa Programme Offices.

We champion the engagement, position, and ultimately the influence of young people at every stage of development. Since 1993, we have been applying our experience to engage young people and young professionals at all levels of our organization to lead change. Our unique youth-led approach has been cited best practice and won awards from the Stars Foundation, World Bank, UNAIDS, and most recently the 2014 Resolve Award for Mabinti Tushike Hatamu.

HOW TO APPLY 

For more information, please download the Job Description below and send a completed Application Form to jobstanzania@restlessdevelopment.org by 9th August 2019. Please note that we do not accept CV’s, resumes or covering letters.

Business Development Officer (BDO) at Talanta International

Position: Business Development Officer (BDO)

Job Summary

Talanta International is seeking to engage a dynamic and energetic candidate to fill in the vacancy of Business Development Officer (BDO) for managing development and delivery of its Training and Enterprise Development Facility

Minimum Qualification: Bachelor

Experience Level: Mid level

Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

Talanta International is seeking to engage a dynamic and energetic candidate to fill in the vacancy of Business Development Officer (BDO) for managing development and delivery of its Training and Enterprise Development Facility. The placement will be for an initial contract of one year, starting with a probation period of three months.

The preferred candidate should demonstrate the ability to possess:
(i) At least first degree in social sciences or business ad min is ration (10%);
(ii) Experience in a Training industry, business management or working with entrepreneurs (35%);
(iii) Some knowledge of Program Management framework (10%);
(iv) Sales and networking skills with various stakeholders in private and public sectors (20%);
(v) Presentation and writing skills, computer literate and ability to manage social media (10%);
(vi) Self-starter, committed with ability to work with minimum supervision, honest, diligent, reliable, fast learner, passionate about helping others realize their potential, and a team builder (10%);
(vii) Women applicants have added advantage (5%).
Applicants scoring 80% or more will be selected for the post.

MODE OF APPLICATION

Please manually apply for this job using the details below:

If you consider yourself qualified, send your application and CV to info@talanta.co.tz on or before 15th August 2019.

Deputy Vice Chancellor at Open University of Tanzania

Deputy Vice Chancellor 

APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FROM SUITABLY QUALIFIED TANZANIANS TO FILL THE POST OF

THE DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR – ACADEMIC OF THE OPEN UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA

The Open University of Tanzania is a public University, established by the Act of Parliament No 17 of 1992. Repealed and Replaced by the OUT Charter Inc. of 2007 from January 1 st 2007, since then the University has been operating under this Charter which is in line with the Universities Act No. 7 of 2005. It’s stated mission is to persistently provide relevant, quality, flexible, accessible, and affordable open online education, research, and services to the community for social-economic development of Tanzania, Africa and the rest of the World. The Open University of Tanzania operates through its headquarters in Kinondoni, Dar es Salaam and its 27 Regional Centres in Tanzania Mainland and Four (4) Coordination Centres in Kahama, Tunduru as well as in Zanzibar and Pemba Islands. The University also has other Coordination Centres in the following Countnes Kenya, Namibia, Uganda, Ghana, Ethiopia and Zambia.

The term of office of the current DEPUTY VICE CHANCELLOR ACADEMIC (DVCAC) will come to an end on 20/04/2020 and therefore, the University hereby invites competent and qualified candidates to apply for this position.


QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCES

This is a Senior Administrative position. The applicant must be a Tanzanian who is an Associate Professor or Professor, a holder of a PhD or equivalent from a recognized University with not less than five years of proven academic management and administrative experience, preferably gained from a higher learning institution.

DUTIES

Chief Advisor to the Vice-Chancellor in respect of all Academic matters pertaining to the University.

Chief Academic Planner for Teaching, Research and Consultancy for the University.

Principal Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor in all Academic matters including coordination of Deans/Directors of Faculties/lnstitutes.

Have such other functions as are conferred upon him/her by the Universities Act, OUT’s Charter of incorporation & regulations and other acts or as may be prescribed by the University’s CEO.

OTHER ATTRIBUTES

The Applicant must have:

  • Proven experience in an Academic institution in similar level or as a
  • Dean or Director or Principal,
  • Leadership skills, integrity and Expenence in Supervisory and Coordination skills,
  • Remarkable experience in Research and Consultancy (with previous records of attracting
  • Research Funds from within and outside Tanzania to the University),
  • Good knowledge of information and Communications Technology (ICT)
  • Able to work under pressure and beyond normal hours
  • Knowledge in Distance Learning will be an added advantage
  • Not above 60 years of age.

SALARY:  The salary will be attractive with and in ac­cordance with Government’s regulations

FRINGE BENEFITS: As spelt out by the existing University

MODE OF APPLICATION

Applications accompanied by signed up-to-date Curriculum Vitae and other relevant documents, names and addresses of three referees (including the last employer) should reach the Chairperson of the Search Committee at the address below NOT later than Friday 9th August, 2019. Applicants are further advised to ask their Referees to submit reference letters directly to the Search Committee latest ONE week after the closing date for applications.

The Chairperson,
Search Committee for the Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic,
The Open University of Tanzania,
P.O. Box 23409, Dar es Salaam

Attn: Secretary to Council