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Position: Gender and Youth Coordinator  (6 Posts)

PACT – TANZANIA
Experience : 5.0 Year(s)
No. of Position : 6
Job Opening date : 30-Sep-2019
Job closing date : 13-Oct-2019

Job Description
Location Kyela DC, MBeya CC, Muleba DC, Shinyanga MC, Kahama TC and Ushetu DC
Reporting To Cluster Technical Manager/CSO Program Manager

Pact Overview
Pact is working in partnership with the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation, Railway Children Africa, and Ifakara Health Institute on a five-year (2016- 2021) USAID/PEPFAR funded project to enhance the strengths of families caring for orphans and vulnerable children (OVC). The project, USAID Kizazi Kipya, works towards USAID’s President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) goal of 90-90-90, where 90 of people know their HIV status, 90 of those positive are receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) and 90 of those receiving ART achieve viral suppression. The overall goal of the program is to improve the health and social wellbeing of OVC, young people, and their families through strategic service delivery support.

DREAMS stands for Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored and Safe. DREAMS partnership is an ambitious effort to decrease HIV incidence in adolescent girls and young women using a multi-faceted and layered approaches in DREAMS districts. PEPFAR Tanzania in partnership with TACAIDS, National AIDS Control Program (NACP), Reproductive and Child Health Services (RCHS), UNICEF and President’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PORALG) has worked closely to identify target areas, and tailored evidence-based responses to reduce vulnerability of adolescent girls in priority regions. Pact Tanzania implements the DREAMS intervention in 8 councils namely; Mbeya CC, Kyela DC, Shinyanga MC, Shinyanga DC, Msalala DC, Ushetu DC, Kahama TC and Muleba DC.

Position Purpose
The Gender and Youth Coordinator serves as an active member of the program team for the implementation of Pact’s Kizazi Kipya project. The coordinator will ensure the technical cohesion of project integration, strengthening age and gender appropriate HIV/AIDS-related and other services for improved care, health, nutrition, education, protection, live hoods and psychosocial well-being. This position will lead the implementation of DREAMS activities and any other youth HIV prevention activities in respective clusters under the USAID Kizazi Kipya project in targeted councils.

The six (6) coordinators will be seconded at the CSO offices in the councils implementing DREAMS interventions so as to closely monitor all gender and youth related intervention with most focus on monitoring the DREAMS activities i.e. in-school intervention for 9-14 girls, HIV prevention- SRH interventions for 9-17 girls and boys, vocational scholarships for 15-17 girls, Furaha parenting program for adolescents and their caregivers, gender related sessions for caregivers etc.

Responsibilities;
The Gender and Youth Coordinators must develop a close working relationship with the sub-grantees providing OVC services at the community level, LGAs, teachers, vocational centers and beneficiaries. The coordinator will be responsible for

1) DREAMS activities Management, Monitoring, and Reporting

  • Lead timely enrollment of the DREAMS 10-14 AGYW and ensure verification of the existence of these enrolled girls within the DREAMS targeted schools.
  • Ensure HURU teachers trainings have been conducted in all targeted schools, HURU Sessions have been conducted and attendance registers have been filled for every girl attending the session.
  • Ensure distribution of materials to beneficiaries who have completed HURU sessions such as educational subsidies and reusable sanitary kits; ensure quality of materials are verified prior to distribution and proper documentation is collected from beneficiaries.
  • Ensure Furaha Parenting Program has been delivered to DREAMS 10-14 girls who are/have also received HURU intervention. And ensure participation and quality delivery of the program sessions.
  • Work closely with the hired chaperones supporting DREAMS girls at the vocational centers to ensure girls complete their courses and receive their business start-up kits at the completion of their courses.
  • Support CSOs to ensure all DREAMS girls’ households are visited by CCWs on monthly services and receive case management services similar to other general Kizazi Kipya OVC.
  • Ensure management of proper documentation of all DREAMS girls from enrollment to service delivery forms to ensure easy verification of the services provided.
  • Regularly monitor project activities and use data to improve project quality and implementation; pro-actively identify implementation challenges and help to develop and implement practical solutions within a timely manner.
  • Regularly monitor the AGYPREV indicator which requires layering of services for enrolled DREAMS girls (i.e. ensuring the DREAM girls get the required multiple services so as to complete a primary package of service). This will include tracking of data entry to ensure there is layering of services provided to DREAM girls.
  • Submit written updates to the CSO program manager and Technical Cluster Manager for inclusion in the quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports.
  • Document lessons learnt and best practices for experience sharing and replication.

2) Supervision and provision of Technical oversight to CSO- DREAMS Coordinators

  •  Serve as the technical point person and mentor to sub grantees on educational support, life skills, HIV prevention and reproductive health education to adolescents; prevention and response to Violence against Children (VAC) and Gender Based Violence (GBV) this requires technical expertise on evidence-based programming in these areas and experience in working on programs targeting youth.
  • Co-develop work plans and action plans with sub grantees and monitor their progress and achievement towards targets.
  • In close collaboration with sub grantees, provide quarterly support-supervision mentoring visits to the field to assure activities adhere to guidance and SOPs and high-quality services are reaching targeted adolescents.

3) Training and project tools dissemination

  • Disseminate guidance, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other job-aids that facilitate the implementation of high quality, age appropriate and gender sensitive services to adolescents.
  • Facilitate high quality trainings and cascade trainings to relevant staff at CSOs and other project stakeholders.
  • Make use of the developed tools for CSOs to better track progression of youth interventions such as organized spreadsheets schedules of sexual reproductive health outreaches, etc. so that CSOs and cluster teams can help monitor activity progress.

4) Partnership and coordination

  • Create community linkages for broader community engagement of youth and adolescent in the core areas of sexual reproductive health, VAC/GBV issues, livelihoods, life skills, employability etc.
  • Work in partnership with regional and local government authorities as appropriate.Work closely with M&E staff to ensure collection and submission of high-quality data and closely monitor data to better understand progress of activities and target supportive supervision based on performance.
  • Perform any other relevant duties as assigned by the Cluster Technical Manager.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in public health, social work, or other related field
  •  At least 5 years of solid experience working in youth programming and community development;
  • Knowledge in evidence based youth programming for HIV prevention;
  • Knowledge of gender issues in development, particularly in GBV;
  • Experience of working with VETA or vocational training institutions, primary schools/formal education system, and health facilities;
  • Thorough understanding of the global and national efforts around youth;
  • Experience in participatory approach including community mobilization and youth engagement;
  • Experience of working with teams in remote locations;
  • Experience facilitating highly effective trainings with demonstrated skill transfer to participants;

Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Pact is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, citizenship status, genetic information, matriculation, family responsibilities, personal appearance, credit information, tobacco use (except in the workplace), membership in an employee organization, or other protected classifications or non-merit factors.

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Position: Gender and Youth Officer (1 Post)

PACT – TANZANIA
Experience : 5.0 Year(s)
No. of Position : 1
Job Opening date : 30-Sep-2019
Job closing date : 13-Oct-2019

Job Description
Location Dar es Salaam
Reporting To Gender and Youth Integration Advisor

Pact Overview
Pact is working in partnership with the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation, Railway Children Africa, and Ifakara Health Institute on a five-year (2016- 2021) USAID/PEPFAR funded project to enhance the strengths of families caring for orphans and vulnerable children (OVC). The project, USAID Kizazi Kipya, works towards USAID’s President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) goal of 90-90-90, where 90 of people know their HIV status, 90 of those positive are receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) and 90 of those receiving ART achieve viral suppression. The overall goal of the program is to improve the health and social wellbeing of OVC, young people, and their families through strategic service delivery support.

DREAMS stands for Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored and Safe. DREAMS partnership is an ambitious effort to decrease HIV incidence in adolescent girls and young women using a multi-faceted and layered approaches in DREAMS districts. PEPFAR Tanzania in partnership with TACAIDS, National AIDS Control Program (NACP), Reproductive and Child Health Services (RCHS), UNICEF and President’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PORALG) has worked closely to identify target areas, and tailored evidence-based responses to reduce vulnerability of adolescent girls in priority regions. Pact Tanzania implements the DREAMS intervention in 8 councils namely; Mbeya CC, Kyela DC, Shinyanga MC, Shinyanga DC, Msalala DC, Ushetu DC, Kahama TC and Muleba DC.

Position Purpose
The Gender and Youth Officer serves as an active member of the program team for the implementation of Pact’s Kizazi Kipya project. The officer will ensure the technical cohesion of project integration, strengthening age- appropriate HIV/AIDS-related and other services for improved care, health, nutrition, education, protection, live hoods and psychosocial well-being. This position will supervise the implementations of all DREAMS activities and any other youth HIV prevention interventions in all clusters under the USAID Kizazi Kipya project in targeted councils. The officer will be positioned in Pact Dar es Salaam Office so as to oversee all DREAMS related activities in all 8 DREAMS councils and support Gender and Youth Integration Advisor with following up on other gender and youth based intervention in all Kizazi Kipya targeted councils.

Responsibilities;
The officer will be responsible for
1) DREAMS activities Management, Monitoring, and Reporting

  • Ensure close coordination of the implementation and technical quality for the project’s DREAMS activities in all 8 DREAMS councils including ensuring completion of DREAMS enrollment, implementation of HURU sexual and reproductive health, distribution of HURU sanitary kits and education subsidies for in-school OVC girls and parenting interventions for caregivers of adolescents age 10-14. Also coordinate scholarships completion and startup kits provision for out of school OVC girls age 15-17.
  • Work closely with Senior M&E Officer and Cluster M&E Coordinator to regularly monitor each project activities and use data to improve project quality and implementation; pro-actively identify implementation challenges and help to develop and implement practical solutions within a timely manner.
  • Work closely with Senior M&E Officer and Cluster M&E Coordinator to regularly monitor the AGYPREV indicator which requires layering of services for enrolled DREAMS girls (i.e. ensuring the DREAMS girls get the required multiple services so as to complete a primary package of service). This will include tracking of data entry to ensure there is layering of services provided to DREAMS girls.
  • Follow up on the support provided by chaperones to DREAMS girls at the vocational centers and compile Chaperones’ monthly reports provided by the Cluster Technical Managers.
  •  Submit written updates to the Gender and Youth Integration Advisor for inclusion on monthly basis and during the quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports.
  • Participate in national level DREAMS partners, government, and other stakeholders to ensure coordination and attend national level DREAMS related meetings, workshops, etc.

2) Support supervision of various youth and gender approaches across the project.

  • Co-develop work plans and action plans with Gender and Youth Integration Advisor and monitor their progress and achievement towards targets.
  • Serve as support to the Gender and Youth Integration Advisor for the roll out of the HIV Prevention Interventions both in-school and out of school girls and boys age 10-14 and 15-17 such as monitoring school attendance and progression, roll out of the 3 HIV Prevention Modules for 9-14 and National ASRH curriculum for 15-17.
  • Facilitate activities to help project and CSO staff improve their own gender attitudes and beliefs and raise awareness about gender dynamics and gender based violence, and develop skills for integrating gender considerations into project activities.
  • Support coordination of the GBV/VAC Dialogue toolkit, to be adapted from evidence based approaches, for use by VSLG groups and other project platforms to facilitate community dialogues on perceptions of violence and harmful practices against women and children.
  • Work with the project Clusters TSC- Case Management & Child Protection to ensure that the case management approach is tailored to the needs of all targeted adolescents.
  •  Provide quarterly support-supervision mentoring visits to the field to assure activities adhere to guidance and SOPs and high-quality services are reaching targeted adolescents.

3) Training and project tools dissemination

  • Facilitate high quality trainings and cascade trainings to relevant staff at Cluster, CSOs and other project stakeholders.
  • Disseminate guidance, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other job-aids that facilitate the implementation of high quality, age appropriate and gender sensitive services to adolescents.
  •  Support in development of tools for better tracking of progression of youth interventions such as organized spreadsheets schedules of sexual reproductive health outreaches, etc. so CSOs and cluster teams can help monitor activity progress.

4) Cross-cutting responsibilities

  • Help to define the project learning agenda on youth and gender, including working with M&E team on defining critical data to be collected, and on analysis of data.
  • Collect the documented lessons learnt and best practices in youth and gender for experience sharing and replication.
  •  Stay up to date on state-of-the-art and evidence-based approaches in gender and youth, and work to integrate these into project activities.
  • Perform any other relevant duties as assigned by the Gender and Youth Integration Advisor.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in public health, social work, or other related field
  • At least 5 years’ experience in an HIV-focused field position that included gender and youth; PEPFAR experience preferred.
  • Strong technical knowledge of national and international gender guidelines and policies.
  • Strong technical knowledge of national and international youth programming guidelines and policies.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt policies, frameworks, and program analyses into actionable steps for implementation at community level which are appropriate for the OVC adolescents and caregivers.
  • Experience with creating strong working relationships with diverse stakeholders including local government, CSOs and community members.
  • Demonstrated experience with using M&E data for program monitoring and decision-making, and familiarity with PEPFAR indicators and reporting requirements.
  • Experience with PEPFAR 3.0 funded projects in Tanzania
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in Kiswahili and English, including writing high quality reports.
  • Excellent training and mentorship skills in working with adult learners.
  • Creative thinker and energetic team player
  • Able and willing to travel throughout Tanzania.

Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Pact is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, citizenship status, genetic information, matriculation, family responsibilities, personal appearance, credit information, tobacco use (except in the workplace), membership in an employee organization, or other protected classifications or non-merit factors.

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Position: Logistic Assistant/Driver (1 Post)

PACT – TANZANIA
Experience : 2.0 Year(s)
No. of Position : 1
Job Opening date : 01-Oct-2019
Job closing date : 13-Oct-2019

Job Description
Location Dar es Salaam
Reporting To Administration Officer

Pact Overview
At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalised discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future.

Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Pact Tanzania is a field office of “Pact” an international non-governmental and non-profit making organization with its headquarters in Washington DC. Pact Tanzania exists to build local capacity to enable systematic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy and enjoy the benefit nature provides.

Position Purpose
To safely operate Pact Tanzania vehicles efficiently and to provide administrative assistance to the Pact office as needed.

Responsibilities;

  • Safely operate Pact vehicles in accordance to Tanzanian traffic laws
  • Maintain fuel, mileage and maintenance logs for the vehicles
  • Ensure that vehicles are maintained in good running order
  •  Assist with office administrative support such as photocopying, filing, binding of documents, filling, etc., as needed
  • Conduct deliveries, airport pick-ups and messenger services efficiently by taking the most direct routing.
  •  Advise staff on safe driving policy when necessary
  • Ensure the vehicle is clean and in good condition all the time
  • Assist Administration Officer on other fleet management and operations issues.
  • Act as a backup driver when there is a need of immediate driver in cluster and Dar main offices.

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School diploma/Form IV Certificate or equivalent qualification
  •  Certification from a reputable Driver’s Education School
  •  Class C drivers license

Experience and Skills

  • At least two years experience as a driver/messenger, with preference for experience with USAID or other donors.
  •  Safe driving record
  • Must be well acquainted with basic knowledge on vehicle parts and be able to diagnose vehicle related faults at first place.
  • Long distance driving experience
  • Good oral communication ability.
  • Polite, easy going, ability to work with variety of different people and cultures
  • Ability to work after normal working hours to transport staff/consultants to airport and other locations.
  •  Strong language capability in both Kiswahili and English.
  •  Must be honest and demonstrate the highest degree of integrity.
  • Ability to write a work-related report.

Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Pact is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, citizenship status, genetic information, matriculation, family responsibilities, personal appearance, credit information, tobacco use (except in the workplace), membership in an employee organization, or other protected classifications or non-merit factors.

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Job Opportunity at Tanzania Association of Women Certified Accountant (TAWCA), Project Coordinator

Position: Project Coordinator

Job Summary
Our growing Association of Women Certified Accountant (TAWCA) is seeking to hire a Project Coordinator who will be in charge of assisting our Executive Director in organizing our ongoing projects. This task involves monitoring project plans, schedules, work hours, budgets, and expenditures, organizing and participating in stakeholder meetings, and ensuring that project deadlines are met in a timely manner.
Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
Experience Level: Mid level
Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description
To be successful as a Project Coordinator, you will need to be able to work on tight deadlines, be competent in using Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel, and have exceptional verbal, written, and presentation skills. A bachelor’s degree in a related field of study and at least three (3) years of relevant experience is required for consideration.

Project Coordinator Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining and monitoring project plans, project schedules, work hours, budgets and expenditures.
  • Preparing and Coordinating events of the Association
  • Organizing, attending and participating in stakeholder meetings.
  • Documenting and following up on important actions and decisions from meetings.
  • Preparing necessary presentation materials for meetings.
  • Ensuring project deadlines are met.
  • Determining project changes.
  • Providing administrative support as needed.
  • Undertaking project tasks as required.
  • Developing project strategies.
  • Ensuring projects adhere to frameworks and all documentation is maintained appropriately for each project.
  • Assess project risks and issues and provide solutions where applicable.
  • Ensure stakeholder views are managed towards the best solution.
  • Chair and facilitate meetings where appropriate and distribute minutes to all project team members.
  • Create a project management calendar for fulfilling each goal and objective.

Project Coordinator Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in business or related field of study.
  • Three years experience in related field.
  • Exceptional verbal, written and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Experience using computers for a variety of tasks.
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Knowledge file management, transcription, and other administrative procedures.
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines.

Interested candidates are required to submit their CVs and Application cover letter.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

How to Apply
Please manually apply for this job using the details below:
Interested candidates are required to submit their CVs and Application cover letter to to
tawcaoffice@gmail.com copy to info@tawca.co.tz

9 New Career Opportunities at PACT Tanzania

Position: Gender and Youth Coordinator (6 Posts)
PACT – TANZANIA
Experience : 5.0 Year(s)
No. of Position : 6
Job Opening date : 30-Sep-2019
Job closing date : 13-Oct-2019
Job Description
Location Kyela DC, MBeya CC, Muleba DC, Shinyanga MC, Kahama TC and Ushetu DC
Reporting To Cluster Technical Manager/CSO Program Manager
Pact Overview
Pact is working in partnership with the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation, Railway Children Africa, and Ifakara Health Institute on a five-year (2016- 2021) USAID/PEPFAR funded project to enhance the strengths of families caring for orphans and vulnerable children (OVC). The project, USAID Kizazi Kipya, works towards USAID’s President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) goal of 90-90-90, where 90 of people know their HIV status, 90 of those positive are receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) and 90 of those receiving ART achieve viral suppression. The overall goal of the program is to improve the health and social wellbeing of OVC, young people, and their families through strategic service delivery support.

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DREAMS stands for Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored and Safe. DREAMS partnership is an ambitious effort to decrease HIV incidence in adolescent girls and young women using a multi-faceted and layered approaches in DREAMS districts. PEPFAR Tanzania in partnership with TACAIDS, National AIDS Control Program (NACP), Reproductive and Child Health Services (RCHS), UNICEF and President’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PORALG) has worked closely to identify target areas, and tailored evidence-based responses to reduce vulnerability of adolescent girls in priority regions. Pact Tanzania implements the DREAMS intervention in 8 councils namely; Mbeya CC, Kyela DC, Shinyanga MC, Shinyanga DC, Msalala DC, Ushetu DC, Kahama TC and Muleba DC.
Position Purpose
The Gender and Youth Coordinator serves as an active member of the program team for the implementation of Pact’s Kizazi Kipya project. The coordinator will ensure the technical cohesion of project integration, strengthening age and gender appropriate HIV/AIDS-related and other services for improved care, health, nutrition, education, protection, live hoods and psychosocial well-being. This position will lead the implementation of DREAMS activities and any other youth HIV prevention activities in respective clusters under the USAID Kizazi Kipya project in targeted councils.
The six (6) coordinators will be seconded at the CSO offices in the councils implementing DREAMS interventions so as to closely monitor all gender and youth related intervention with most focus on monitoring the DREAMS activities i.e. in-school intervention for 9-14 girls, HIV prevention- SRH interventions for 9-17 girls and boys, vocational scholarships for 15-17 girls, Furaha parenting program for adolescents and their caregivers, gender related sessions for caregivers etc.

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Responsibilities;
The Gender and Youth Coordinators must develop a close working relationship with the sub-grantees providing OVC services at the community level, LGAs, teachers, vocational centers and beneficiaries. The coordinator will be responsible for
1) DREAMS activities Management, Monitoring, and Reporting
• Lead timely enrollment of the DREAMS 10-14 AGYW and ensure verification of the existence of these enrolled girls within the DREAMS targeted schools.
• Ensure HURU teachers trainings have been conducted in all targeted schools, HURU Sessions have been conducted and attendance registers have been filled for every girl attending the session.
• Ensure distribution of materials to beneficiaries who have completed HURU sessions such as educational subsidies and reusable sanitary kits; ensure quality of materials are verified prior to distribution and proper documentation is collected from beneficiaries.
• Ensure Furaha Parenting Program has been delivered to DREAMS 10-14 girls who are/have also received HURU intervention. And ensure participation and quality delivery of the program sessions.
• Work closely with the hired chaperones supporting DREAMS girls at the vocational centers to ensure girls complete their courses and receive their business start-up kits at the completion of their courses.
• Support CSOs to ensure all DREAMS girls’ households are visited by CCWs on monthly services and receive case management services similar to other general Kizazi Kipya OVC.
• Ensure management of proper documentation of all DREAMS girls from enrollment to service delivery forms to ensure easy verification of the services provided.
• Regularly monitor project activities and use data to improve project quality and implementation; pro-actively identify implementation challenges and help to develop and implement practical solutions within a timely manner.
• Regularly monitor the AGYPREV indicator which requires layering of services for enrolled DREAMS girls (i.e. ensuring the DREAM girls get the required multiple services so as to complete a primary package of service). This will include tracking of data entry to ensure there is layering of services provided to DREAM girls.
• Submit written updates to the CSO program manager and Technical Cluster Manager for inclusion in the quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports.
• Document lessons learnt and best practices for experience sharing and replication.

2) Supervision and provision of Technical oversight to CSO- DREAMS Coordinators
• Serve as the technical point person and mentor to sub grantees on educational support, life skills, HIV prevention and reproductive health education to adolescents; prevention and response to Violence against Children (VAC) and Gender Based Violence (GBV) this requires technical expertise on evidence-based programming in these areas and experience in working on programs targeting youth.
• Co-develop work plans and action plans with sub grantees and monitor their progress and achievement towards targets.
• In close collaboration with sub grantees, provide quarterly support-supervision mentoring visits to the field to assure activities adhere to guidance and SOPs and high-quality services are reaching targeted adolescents.

3) Training and project tools dissemination
•Disseminate guidance, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other job-aids that facilitate the implementation of high quality, age appropriate and gender sensitive services to adolescents.
• Facilitate high quality trainings and cascade trainings to relevant staff at CSOs and other project stakeholders.
• Make use of the developed tools for CSOs to better track progression of youth interventions such as organized spreadsheets schedules of sexual reproductive health outreaches, etc. so that CSOs and cluster teams can help monitor activity progress.

4) Partnership and coordination
• Create community linkages for broader community engagement of youth and adolescent in the core areas of sexual reproductive health, VAC/GBV issues, livelihoods, life skills, employability etc.
• Work in partnership with regional and local government authorities as appropriate.
• Work closely with M&E staff to ensure collection and submission of high-quality data and closely monitor data to better understand progress of activities and target supportive supervision based on performance.
• Perform any other relevant duties as assigned by the Cluster Technical Manager.

Preferred Qualifications
• Bachelors or Master’s degree in public health, social work, or other related field
• At least 5 years of solid experience working in youth programming and community development;
• Knowledge in evidence based youth programming for HIV prevention;
• Knowledge of gender issues in development, particularly in GBV;
• Experience of working with VETA or vocational training institutions, primary schools/formal education system, and health facilities;
• Thorough understanding of the global and national efforts around youth;
• Experience in participatory approach including community mobilization and youth engagement;
• Experience of working with teams in remote locations;
• Experience facilitating highly effective trainings with demonstrated skill transfer to participants;
Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Pact is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, citizenship status, genetic information, matriculation, family responsibilities, personal appearance, credit information, tobacco use (except in the workplace), membership in an employee organization, or other protected classifications or non-merit factors.
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Position: Gender and Youth Officer (1 Post)
PACT – TANZANIA
Experience : 5.0 Year(s)
No. of Position : 1
Job Opening date : 30-Sep-2019
Job closing date : 13-Oct-2019
Job Description
Location Dar es Salaam
Reporting To Gender and Youth Integration Advisor

Pact Overview
Pact is working in partnership with the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation, Railway Children Africa, and Ifakara Health Institute on a five-year (2016- 2021) USAID/PEPFAR funded project to enhance the strengths of families caring for orphans and vulnerable children (OVC). The project, USAID Kizazi Kipya, works towards USAID’s President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) goal of 90-90-90, where 90 of people know their HIV status, 90 of those positive are receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) and 90 of those receiving ART achieve viral suppression. The overall goal of the program is to improve the health and social wellbeing of OVC, young people, and their families through strategic service delivery support.

DREAMS stands for Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored and Safe. DREAMS partnership is an ambitious effort to decrease HIV incidence in adolescent girls and young women using a multi-faceted and layered approaches in DREAMS districts. PEPFAR Tanzania in partnership with TACAIDS, National AIDS Control Program (NACP), Reproductive and Child Health Services (RCHS), UNICEF and President’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PORALG) has worked closely to identify target areas, and tailored evidence-based responses to reduce vulnerability of adolescent girls in priority regions. Pact Tanzania implements the DREAMS intervention in 8 councils namely; Mbeya CC, Kyela DC, Shinyanga MC, Shinyanga DC, Msalala DC, Ushetu DC, Kahama TC and Muleba DC.

Position Purpose
The Gender and Youth Officer serves as an active member of the program team for the implementation of Pact’s Kizazi Kipya project. The officer will ensure the technical cohesion of project integration, strengthening age- appropriate HIV/AIDS-related and other services for improved care, health, nutrition, education, protection, live hoods and psychosocial well-being. This position will supervise the implementations of all DREAMS activities and any other youth HIV prevention interventions in all clusters under the USAID Kizazi Kipya project in targeted councils. The officer will be positioned in Pact Dar es Salaam Office so as to oversee all DREAMS related activities in all 8 DREAMS councils and support Gender and Youth Integration Advisor with following up on other gender and youth based intervention in all Kizazi Kipya targeted councils.

Responsibilities;
The officer will be responsible for
1) DREAMS activities Management, Monitoring, and Reporting
• Ensure close coordination of the implementation and technical quality for the project’s DREAMS activities in all 8 DREAMS councils including ensuring completion of DREAMS enrollment, implementation of HURU sexual and reproductive health, distribution of HURU sanitary kits and education subsidies for in-school OVC girls and parenting interventions for caregivers of adolescents age 10-14. Also coordinate scholarships completion and startup kits provision for out of school OVC girls age 15-17.
• Work closely with Senior M&E Officer and Cluster M&E Coordinator to regularly monitor each project activities and use data to improve project quality and implementation; pro-actively identify implementation challenges and help to develop and implement practical solutions within a timely manner.
• Work closely with Senior M&E Officer and Cluster M&E Coordinator to regularly monitor the AGYPREV indicator which requires layering of services for enrolled DREAMS girls (i.e. ensuring the DREAMS girls get the required multiple services so as to complete a primary package of service). This will include tracking of data entry to ensure there is layering of services provided to DREAMS girls.
• Follow up on the support provided by chaperones to DREAMS girls at the vocational centers and compile Chaperones’ monthly reports provided by the Cluster Technical Managers.
• Submit written updates to the Gender and Youth Integration Advisor for inclusion on monthly basis and during the quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports.
• Participate in national level DREAMS partners, government, and other stakeholders to ensure coordination and attend national level DREAMS related meetings, workshops, etc.

2) Support supervision of various youth and gender approaches across the project.
• Co-develop work plans and action plans with Gender and Youth Integration Advisor and monitor their progress and achievement towards targets.
• Serve as support to the Gender and Youth Integration Advisor for the roll out of the HIV Prevention Interventions both in-school and out of school girls and boys age 10-14 and 15-17 such as monitoring school attendance and progression, roll out of the 3 HIV Prevention Modules for 9-14 and National ASRH curriculum for 15-17.
• Facilitate activities to help project and CSO staff improve their own gender attitudes and beliefs and raise awareness about gender dynamics and gender based violence, and develop skills for integrating gender considerations into project activities.
• Support coordination of the GBV/VAC Dialogue toolkit, to be adapted from evidence based approaches, for use by VSLG groups and other project platforms to facilitate community dialogues on perceptions of violence and harmful practices against women and children.
• Work with the project Clusters TSC- Case Management & Child Protection to ensure that the case management approach is tailored to the needs of all targeted adolescents.
• Provide quarterly support-supervision mentoring visits to the field to assure activities adhere to guidance and SOPs and high-quality services are reaching targeted adolescents.

3) Training and project tools dissemination
• Facilitate high quality trainings and cascade trainings to relevant staff at Cluster, CSOs and other project stakeholders.
• Disseminate guidance, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and other job-aids that facilitate the implementation of high quality, age appropriate and gender sensitive services to adolescents.
• Support in development of tools for better tracking of progression of youth interventions such as organized spreadsheets schedules of sexual reproductive health outreaches, etc. so CSOs and cluster teams can help monitor activity progress.

4) Cross-cutting responsibilities
• Help to define the project learning agenda on youth and gender, including working with M&E team on defining critical data to be collected, and on analysis of data.
• Collect the documented lessons learnt and best practices in youth and gender for experience sharing and replication.
• Stay up to date on state-of-the-art and evidence-based approaches in gender and youth, and work to integrate these into project activities.
• Perform any other relevant duties as assigned by the Gender and Youth Integration Advisor.

Preferred Qualifications
• Bachelors or Master’s degree in public health, social work, or other related field
• At least 5 years’ experience in an HIV-focused field position that included gender and youth; PEPFAR experience preferred.
• Strong technical knowledge of national and international gender guidelines and policies.
• Strong technical knowledge of national and international youth programming guidelines and
policies.
• Demonstrated ability to adapt policies, frameworks, and program analyses into actionable steps for implementation at community level which are appropriate for the OVC adolescents and caregivers.
• Experience with creating strong working relationships with diverse stakeholders including local government, CSOs and community members.
• Demonstrated experience with using M&E data for program monitoring and decision-making, and familiarity with PEPFAR indicators and reporting requirements.
• Experience with PEPFAR 3.0 funded projects in Tanzania
• Excellent written and oral communication skills in Kiswahili and English, including writing high quality reports.
• Excellent training and mentorship skills in working with adult learners.
• Creative thinker and energetic team player
• Able and willing to travel throughout Tanzania.
Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Pact is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, citizenship status, genetic information, matriculation, family responsibilities, personal appearance, credit information, tobacco use (except in the workplace), membership in an employee organization, or other protected classifications or non-merit factors.
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Position: Logistic Assistant/Driver (1 Post)
PACT – TANZANIA
Experience : 2.0 Year(s)
No. of Position : 1
Job Opening date : 01-Oct-2019
Job closing date : 13-Oct-2019
Job Description
Location Dar es Salaam
Reporting To Administration Officer

Pact Overview
At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. The promise of a healthy life. Of a decent livelihood. Of sustainable natural resources that benefit communities. Now more than ever in its 42-year history, Pact is helping millions of people who are poor and marginalised discover and build their own solutions and take ownership over their future.

Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems, and transforming markets into a force for development. Pact Tanzania is a field office of “Pact” an international non-governmental and non-profit making organization with its headquarters in Washington DC. Pact Tanzania exists to build local capacity to enable systematic solutions that allow those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy and enjoy the benefit nature provides.

Position Purpose

To safely operate Pact Tanzania vehicles efficiently and to provide administrative assistance to the Pact office as needed.

Responsibilities;
• Safely operate Pact vehicles in accordance to Tanzanian traffic laws
• Maintain fuel, mileage and maintenance logs for the vehicles
• Ensure that vehicles are maintained in good running order
• Assist with office administrative support such as photocopying, filing, binding of documents, filling, etc., as needed
• Conduct deliveries, airport pick-ups and messenger services efficiently by taking the most direct routing.
• Advise staff on safe driving policy when necessary
• Ensure the vehicle is clean and in good condition all the time
• Assist Administration Officer on other fleet management and operations issues.
• Act as a backup driver when there is a need of immediate driver in cluster and Dar main offices.

Preferred Qualifications
• High School diploma/Form IV Certificate or equivalent qualification
• Certification from a reputable Driver’s Education School
• Class C drivers license

Experience and Skills
• At least two years experience as a driver/messenger, with preference for experience with USAID or other donors.
• Safe driving record
• Must be well acquainted with basic knowledge on vehicle parts and be able to diagnose vehicle related faults at first place.
• Long distance driving experience
• Good oral communication ability.
• Polite, easy going, ability to work with variety of different people and cultures
• Ability to work after normal working hours to transport staff/consultants to airport and other locations.
• Strong language capability in both Kiswahili and English.
• Must be honest and demonstrate the highest degree of integrity.
• Ability to write a work-related report.
Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Pact is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, citizenship status, genetic information, matriculation, family responsibilities, personal appearance, credit information, tobacco use (except in the workplace), membership in an employee organization, or other protected classifications or non-merit factors.
NOTE: TO APPLY ANY JOBS ABOVE, FOLLOW THE LINK BELOW.

Nafasi za kazi MEDA Tanzania, Grants Officer

Position: Grants Officer
Location: Dar es salaam

Job Summary
The Grants Officer will support the Project staff in the implementation of several grant lines administered by the Project, including grants to 28 SMEs, so called Lead Firms (LF), grants to Small Entrepreneurs (SE) Alliances, grants to SMEs for innovation projects, and grants in form of small subsidies for individual SEs. The Grants Officer must be able to apply existing monitoring and control tools to track funds allocation, ensure efficient funds disbursement (after reconciliation), advise managers on issues, inspect facilities of grantees and provide comprehensive reports. The Grants Office will work closely with the County Finance Manager in ensuring transparent, efficient and effective grants implementation.

By applying a rigid financial control approach, the Officer will ensure that Grantees understand financial management pertaining to the grant awarded, develop and  compile financial reports as per schedule and contract terms and exercise a transparent and honest management of the grants funds (as per contract’s terms and conditions). The Grants Officer reports to the Country Finance Manager.
Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
Experience Level: Executive level
Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description
Key Roles, Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Grant Contract management
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Verify documentation of the contracting procedures (ensure number of copies for all respective authorities; file contract; update step in the pipeline monitoring tools)
  • Ensure documentation relating the grant is filed appropriately both hard copies and electronically.
  • Maintain asset register for all assets bought by the grantees
  • Monitor contract files and keep it updated weekly (or daily if requested by management or donor)
  • For the awarded grants: verification of funding requests from grantees and ensuring that disbursements are made on a timely basis.
  • Develop amendments to the grants contract and ensure their endorsement from required authorities.

Grants financial management and control

  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Preparation of grant allocation schedules including matching funds leveraged by grantees.
  • Logging all financial disbursements to grantees.
  • Bookkeeping and maintenance of the grant fund financial records including cash books, ledgers and bank reconciliations and supporting documentation for all grant payments
  • Drawing up disbursement schedules and cash flow forecasts on monthly basis
  • Requesting progress reports (technical and financial) from grantees and availing the necessary templates for their completion.
  • Doing reconciliations for all Lead Firms, BDS providers, Alliances and Innovation Grantees and submit reports to management for further approval processes.
  • Support Country Finance Manager during the audits and provide sufficient information for the grant fund audits
  • Provide capacity building in all financial related matters to contracted partners (LFs, Innovation, Alliances & BDS)
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Finance Manager on a needs basis

Grants Monitoring

  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Verifying the Matching component as highlighted in the contract
  • Follow up on reports not submitted as per due date by the grantees.
  • Provide comments to the Country Finance Manager and Country Director to aid their review of the grantees progress reports.
  • Provide feedback to program staff, including Regional Operational Managers (ROM) after the review process has been completed for each of the grantees.
  • Follow up with Grantees on feedback and recommendations resulted from reports, visits or management analysis of grants process. Ensure issues raised have been addressed by the grantee.
  • Reviewing partners contract amendments to ensure timely review at HQ

Grantees Closure

  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Doing financial analysis of partners for assessing financial health before contract closure
  • Conducting exit evaluation meetings with operations staff and preparation of report for findings and recommendations
  • Playing a supportive role in providing capacity building to partners on post-contract financial management trainings.

Qualifications:
Essential:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting.
  • Two years’ experience in investment/value chain finance, bank lending or microfinance.
  • Experience in value chain development, enterprise development, financial product design, alternate financial solutions,
  • Experience in establishing and cultivating successful institutional partnerships with a range of institutional types and levels of commercial enterprises.
  • Excellent oral and written communication in English and Kiswahili, including report writing

Desired:

  • Experience in business finance to small growing business and small enterprises, value chain finance, agricultural finance and/or agricultural markets
  • Experience in the provision of business development services oriented toward finance
  • Experience in training, mentoring and institutional capacity building
  • Excellent oral and written communication in English and Kiswahili, including report writing
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Office Applications, specifically Excel and Word and Access.

How to Apply
Please manually apply for this job using the details below:
To apply, please send (1) your current Curriculum Vitae, (2) at least three references with current e-mail and telephone contacts, (and (3) a cover letter describing your interest in the position.
Send your application to Human Resources at the following: Email : hrtz@meda.org

Application Deadline: 7th October, 2019 – this is a national position. Women are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted!

Job Opportunity at CRDB Bank, Head, ICT Projects & Channels Support

Job Opportunity at CRDB Bank, Head, ICT Projects & Channels Support

Head, ICT Projects & Channels Support

CRDB Bank Plc is an African bank and a leading Financial Services Provider in Tanzania with current presence in Tanzania and Burundi, East Africa. The Bank was established in 1996 and was listed on The Dar Es Salaam Stock exchange (DSE) in June 2009. Over the years, CRDB Bank has grown to become the most innovative and preferred financial services partner in the region. Supported by a robust portfolio and uniquely tailored products, CRDB Bank remains the most responsive bank in the region.

We are looking to recruit suitably qualified and competent individuals to join our ​Information and Communication Technology ​on the following positions:

Principal Accountabilities

  • Responsible for Coordinating activities and functions of: ICT Project Management, Software Development and Self-service Channels systems support.
  • ICT Project Management: Coordinating implementation of small ICT related projects, i.e. Integrations, Upgrades, Migrations, etc.
  • Software Development: Implement systems enhancements and Second level support for In-House developed applications.
  • Self-service / Channels systems support: Improvements and Second level support of all Channels systems: Internet Banking, Mobile Banking, Enterprise Service Bus (ESB), etc.
  • Responsible for the Management of Card Systems:​ Improvements and Seconds level support of ATM / POS Switch systems, Card Production systems, Card Management systems (Debit, Credit, Pre-paid, etc,), Integrations with National / Local & Regional Switches, International Card Payments schemes (Visa, MasterCard, CUP, RuPay, etc.)

Other Responsibilities

  • Leads the definition of a portfolio of programs, projects, and/or on-going Self-Service Channels provision.
  • Engages and influences senior managers to ensure the portfolio and Channels will deliver the agreed business objectives.
  • Plans, schedules, monitors and reports on activities related to the portfolio Cards systems and Channels to ensure that each part contributes to the overall achievement of the products.
  • Collects, summarizes and reports on portfolio KPIs often through the deployment of business management processes and systems.
  • Identifies issues with portfolio structure, cost, risk, inter-dependencies, impact on current business activities and the strategic benefits to be realized.
  • Notifies projects/programs/change initiatives of issues and recommends and monitors corrective action. Reports on portfolio status as appropriate.
  • Setting SMART Objectives and conduct Performance Evaluation for Direct Reports in the section
  • Prepare monthly progress update reports of the section.
  • Prepare and control annual budget (CAPEX & OPEX) of the section.
  • Setup and implement cost saving initiatives.
  • Develop & update policies, procedures and processes to improve efficiency & productivity of the section.

Skills and Knowledge required for the Role

  • Technical knowledge of ICT Security & Governance solutions People Management & leadership knowledge.
  • Team player that motivates and trains other team members.
  • Leadership and personnel management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. SLA and vendor Management skills.

Education and Experience

  • Post graduate or equivalent degree.
  • Computer Science, Software Engineering, Telecom Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent or related undergraduate degree.
  • At least one of the two degrees should be ICT related
  • At least one professional qualification in ITSM related area (i.e. ITIL or COBIT)
  • Project management certification (PMP or Prince 2)
  • At least 3 Senior Manager role overseeing large scale portfolios in a bank of similar size and scale.
  • At least 10 years of experience in ICT related role
  • At least 5 years of experience leading ICT projects in organizations of similar size and scale
  • Knowledge and experience in executing Agile Software development Methodology
  • Knowledge and experience in supporting ATM switch, Card Management systems and Self-Service Channels systems.
  • Experience and ability to work effectively in a dynamic, collaborative and fast-paced atmosphere.

REMUNERATION

CRDB BANK PLC offers competitive remuneration and benefits. Successful candidates will receive attractive and competitive package commensurate with the demands of the position.

MODE OF APPLICATION & CLOSING DATE

Interested candidates who meet the criteria should submit an Application Letter accompanied with copies of academic transcripts, certificates and with a detailed up to date CV with two work related referees addressed to the Director of Human Resources not later than ​9th October 2019.

Director of Human Resources

CRDB Bank Limited

P.O. Box 268

DAR ES SALAAM

Tel: 022-2117441/7

Email: career.career@crdbbank.com

New Job Opportunities at Tanzania People & Wildlife


Position: Conservation Enterprise and Marketing Officer
Job Summary
Tanzania People & Wildlife is seeking to hire a qualified Conservation Enterprise and Marketing Officer
  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Executive level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

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Job Description
Position Description:
TPW’s Women’s Beekeeping Initiative empowers rural women through sustainable enterprise development. Honey harvested from beehives hung by women’s groups is jarred and sold under the Mama Asali brand. TPW is seeking a passionate, energetic and hard-working individual to fill the position of Conservation Enterprise and Marketing Officer. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing the Mama Asali brand into an income-generating, social enterprise for TPW and its community partners. Responsibilities will include developing the full hive to market value chain, developing women’s cooperatives, establishing market linkages between the cooperatives and larger resellers, and ensuring the overall profitability of the enterprise. Preference will be given to individuals with prior experience establishing a social enterprise in Tanzania, demonstrated ability to access East African markets, and/or a strong business background.
The successful candidate must have impressive communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to work in a multi-cultural environment with diverse stakeholders, and significant capability to work independently. This position will be based at the Noloholo Environmental Center but will require travel to remote program areas with limited facilities, safari camps and lodges, as well as urban marketplaces; applicants should enjoy a balance of travel and office time. Acting as a public emissary of TPW’s women’s enterprise program as well as an important role model for the 77+ women’s groups partnering with TPW, the successful candidate will exhibit strong leadership characteristics. A team player, the individual will coordinate and interact closely with TPW’s bee-keeping program officer as well as other team members. We anticipate the position will require equal amounts of time for program development, marketing and distribution of products, and reporting.

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Key Responsibilities:
  • Independently develop and implement a social enterprise based on bee products, including the full harvest to market value chain
  • Oversee the development of marketing materials, secure clients, and create distribution mechanisms for Mama Asali honey and future additional by-products (candles, soap, etc.)
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships with safari companies, lodges, shopkeepers and distribution centers for all enterprise-related products and services
  • Act as a public emissary of TPW’s programs, particularly in terms of its women’s initiative

Qualifications:The successful candidate should have a Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in business, enterprise development and/or finance. We are looking for an individual with the ability to independently develop a social enterprise. This requires exceptional leadership and communication skills and an entrepreneurial spirit. Preference will be given to candidates with prior small business development experience, particularly as it relates to women’s initiatives.

Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in one of the above fields
  • Proven experience in small business development
  • Experience with product distribution, including marketing and communication
  • Excellent skills with Microsoft Office
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including training and capacity building, and respect for other cultures
  • Passionate concern for wildlife, local communities and TPW’s mission
  • Willingness to live and work in remote field settings
  • Excellent spoken and written English skills; proficiency in the Maa language is preferred

Reports to: TPW Chief Program Officer
Salary & Benefits: Full-time position based on experience and qualifications; salary commensurate

with experience. Basic housing and food provided onsite. Contract is grant dependent, currently expiring in October 2021.
How to Apply?

Please manually apply for this job using the details below:
To Apply: Tanzania People & Wildlife is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates should send the following to tanzaniapeoplewildlife@gmail.com with Conservation Enterprise and Marketing Officer in the subject line by October 15th, 2019:

1. Resume
2. Contact Information
3. Three references
4. Cover letter outlining interest in applying for the post, along with relevant experience,
qualifications, and skills

Aga Khan Health service Mwanza Jobs (3 Posts)

Overview
The Aga Khan Health service, Tanzania ( AKHST) an institution of the Aga Khan
< >Development Network, has completed a major expansion of the Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es salaam ,(AKH-dar). This expansion aims at enhancing the hospital’s facilities,technology and capacity which will allow it to become the leading provider of high- quality medical care focusing on tertiary medicine, reversing the flow of medical tourism and enhancing its capacity to deliver high quality health science education.

The hospital is ISO 9001 certified and joint commission international Accredited which is as testimony to provision of the highest level of quality and patient service that compare with the best hospitals in the world.
The hospital is also a teaching site for the Aga khan University, which offers postgraduate medical education programs leading to master’s of medicine in family medicine ,internal medicine and surgery. The Aga khan hospital is also an accredited internship site and accepts 60 internship annually


As part of its integrated health system approach , the hospital has also established 23 outreach health facilities that are located across 11 regions of Tanzania strengtherning the continuum of care from primary to tertiary medicine. As part of this approach, in the first phase, a 22 bed hospital is being established in Mwanza which along with 5 outreach health facilities will form the Aga khan Health service Mwanza cluster.

We are therefore seeking enthusiastic and qualified experienced personnel for the following positions below for the Aga khan Health Medical Mwanza:

JOB POSITION: GENERAL SURGEON – 1 position
Job summary
Reporting to the manager, Mwanza Medical center and clinically accountable to the head of surgery Department AKH DAR, the surgeon will lead clinical programs development in surgery and ensure the delivery of surgery service in an affect and effective, manar. He will set the vision and actionable plan for the expansion of surgery and comprehensive delivering of clinical care, support the sustainability of the rotating surgeon programs and develop evidence- based clinical care guidelines and culture of continuous quality improvement. He will ensure the department quality plan and target s are achieved.

Qualifications and Experience
Minimum master degree in surgery from recognized university.
Must have full Registration from Medical council of Tanzania (MCT).
Must have a full Retention certificate from medical council of Tanzania (MCT)
A minimum of two ( 2) years’ experience in a hospital level after certification.

JOB POSITION: OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGIST SPECIALIST – 1 position
Reporting summary
Reporting to the Senior manager, Mwanza Medical center and clinically accountable to the head of obstetrics and gynecology Department, the selected consultant will be responsible to provide medical care related to pregnancy or childbirth as well as diagnose, treat and help prevent disease of women,,particularly those affecting the reproductive system. To develop secondary care in Mwanza, extend its service to outreach centers and establish a learning environment with vs view to foster education and partnership.

Qualifications and Experience
Minimum of master degree in obstetrics and gynecology from the recognized university.
Must have full Registration from Medical council of Tanzania (MCT).
Must have a full Retention certificate from medical council of Tanzania (MCT)
A minimum of two ( 2) years’ experience in a hospital level after certification.
Experience in hospital quality programs and clinical governance is desirable.

JOB POSITION: INTERNAL MEDICINE SPECIALIST – 1 position
Position summary
Reporting to the Senior manager, Mwanza Medical center and clinically accountable to the Head of internal medicine Department, AKH- DAR the selected candidate will lead in developing the internal medicine program including sub- specialities , facilitating the delivery of clinical and administrative service in and affect and effective manner. He/she oversees the strategic,quality, technical and operation roles including staff planning and evaluation, budget planning and monitoring.

Qualifications and Experience.
A minimum of master degree in medicine from the recognized university
Must have full Registration from Medical council of Tanzania (MCT).
Must have a full Retention certificate from medical council of Tanzania (MCT)
A minimum of two ( 2) years’ experience in a hospital level after certification. Experience in hospital quality programs and clinical governance is desirable.

MODE OF APPLICATION
Applications should be submitted electronically through the email: hr@akhst.org with the subject line of the Position or hand delivered to:
Human resources department,
P. O. BOX 2289,
OCEAN ROAD,
DAR ES SALAAM.

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Email: hr@akhst.org 

Please note: only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.
Closing date for application is 15th October, 2019.

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Employment Vacancies at Ifakara Health Institute


Job Summary
Position: Environmental Scientist (1 post)
Reports to: PI / Project Leader
Work station: Rufiji
Apply by: October 30, 2019
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.

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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 regularly at 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.
Human Resources Manager,
Ifakara Health Institute, Kiko Avenue, Mikocheni,
P. o. Box 78373,
Dar es Salaam
Email: recruitment@ihi.or.tz
info@ihi.or.tz | www.ihi.or.tz
Note: only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview.

Employment Vacancies at Ifakara Health Institute


Job Summary
Position: Environmental Scientist (1 post)
Reports to: PI / Project Leader
Work station: Rufiji
Apply by: October 30, 2019
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.

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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 regularly at 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.
Human Resources Manager,
Ifakara Health Institute, Kiko Avenue, Mikocheni,
P. o. Box 78373,
Dar es Salaam
Email: recruitment@ihi.or.tz
info@ihi.or.tz | www.ihi.or.tz
Note: only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview.

Job Opportunity at The Nature Conservancy – Tanzania- Finance Manager

Position: Finance Manager

Job ID 48083
Location Kigoma, Tanzania
The Nature Conservancy recognizes that successful protection efforts must include both the forest and the lake while balancing the resource needs of people. The Nature Conservancy has partnered with Pathfinder International to share the tools communities seek to help them live healthy lives in balance with their environment. We are calling this collaborative effort Tuungane (Kiswahili for “Let’s Unite!”). Through a grassroots-community approach we are empowering local people to sustainably manage their own natural resources through village land-use planning, co-operative fisheries management and micro-finance programs. In turn, improving access to primary and reproductive health for people provides increased capacity for sustainably managing their natural

YOUR POSITION WITH TNC
The Finance Manager will provide specialized finance/accounting-related services to the Tuungane Program. The position is based in Kigoma, Tanzania

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Responsible for supporting all areas of finance for the Tuungane Program in Western Tanzania, a joint project between two organizations: The Nature Conservancy and Pathfinder International. Perform financial analysis, compare estimates to actual results, and recommend corrective action as appropriate for the joint program. Generate periodic internal and external reports for the Tuungane program management team, leadership and partner organization as well as assist in developing and implementing appropriate systems such as efficient mobile payment system, policies and procedures related to financial reporting and analysis. Serve as resource to staff on financial matters, policies, procedures, guidelines, and educate staff as required. Maintain and oversee a cost sharing system between TNC and Partner organizations, support project in developing solution-oriented implementation plans.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND SCOPE
• Works toward meeting the strategic priorities of the program by developing and coordinating tactics for approved plans and completing day-to-day tasks.
• Ensures programmatic commitments, TNC policies and procedures, financial standards and legal requirements are met and managed for compliance.
• Reinforces consistency in the organization’s policies and procedures and provides support related to relevant field.
• Design, implement, and direct multiple projects, setting deadlines and ensuring program accountability.
• Resolves complex issues independently within program area. Cultivates the creative ideas of others, projecting potential outcomes. Experiments to find creative solutions.
• Acts as a resource to others to solve problems and member of the Tuungane program’s senior management team.
• Financial responsibility may include working within a budget to complete projects, contracts, assisting with budget development, and meeting fundraising targets.
• May serve as a team leader for assigned projects and coordinate the work of others.
• Gain cooperation from individuals or groups over whom there is no direct authority in order to accomplish program goals.
• Responsibility and accountability for meeting departmental goals and objectives.
• Provide a leadership role in integrating financial management to support conservation objectives.
• Excellent communication and presentation skills.
• Consistently demonstrate professional, positive, and approachable attitude/demeanor and discretion.
• Demonstrate sensitivity in handling confidential information.
• Provides a variety of information to staff and others to assist workflow throughout the organization.
• Duties may require non-routine analysis, research and follow-through.
• Duties are performed under minimal supervision.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
• Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting and 5 years’ related work experience or equivalent combination.
• Experience using accounting and financial reporting systems.
• Technical experience with accounting/financial issues.
• Fluency in English and Kiswahili language(s).

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
• CPA or ACCA preferred.
• At least 5 years related work experience or equivalent combination.
• Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
• Expert knowledge of GAAP and understanding of fund accounting principles, practices and regulations.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Technical expert on complex accounting/financial issues.
• Experience using and maintaining automated systems.
• Strong organizational skills, accuracy, attention to detail and ability to multi-task.
• Multi-cultural experience appreciated.

HOW TO APPLY
To apply to position number 48083, submit resume (required) and cover letter separately using the upload buttons. All applications must be submitted in the system prior to 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on 31st October 2019. Click “submit” to apply for the position or “save for later” to create a draft application for future submission. Once submitted, applications cannot be revised or edited. Failure to complete required fields may result in your application being disqualified from consideration. If you experience technical issues, please refer to our applicant user guide or contact applyhelp@tnc.org

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Our commitment to diversity includes the recognition that our conservation mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of people of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and culture. Recruiting and mentoring staff to create an inclusive organization that reflects our global character is a priority and we encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

The successful applicant must meet the requirements of The Nature Conservancy’s background screening process.

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