Other requirements and competences
How to apply:
Applications: To apply, please submit a detailed CV and motivation letter to our offices at 16 York Avenue, Newlands, Harare to the attention of Human Resources.
Please ensure that the envelope is clearly labeled MBIRE PROJECT OFFICER.
Alternatively, applications may be sent by email to jobs.zimbabwe [at] actionaid.org
PLEASE NOTE: Whilst all applications received will be assessed strictly on their individual merits, qualified women are especially encouraged to apply
We regret that although we value all applications, we can only respond to short listed candidates.
The successful candidate must have a proven track record in leading and managing institutions and development programs and have experience of either being part of social movements or being an active member of the civil society.
S/He will adopt empowering management practices to expand and deepen our partnerships, programmes and accountability in Tanzania.
Actively committed to gender equity, our Country Director will be value driven and a team player possessing high level of people related skills as well as strong financial management and control skills.
S/He will have the perspectives and competencies for rights-based and policy advocacy work; fundraising and donor relations; regional and international linkages and a sound basis of organizational development.
Courage of conviction in taking public stands against issues of injustice and an experience of dealing with governance issues would be an asset.
This is a senior position based in Dar es Salaam with frequent travel to the field and internationally. The candidate must have excellent communication skills in English and Kiswahili languages.
Qualification & Experience
The graduate will have a Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, Development studies or management from a recognized institution.
Master’s Degree in any relevant social Sciences Discipline would be an added advantage.
Training and hands on experience in Project planning and management, proposal writing, Human Rights Based Approach, Participatory approaches and methodologies, Governance, Civic empowerment and accountability, Monitoring and evaluation.
Knowledge of Strategic planning and management ,Poverty and Women Rights Analysis, Human Rights Based Approach to Development, Donor contract management and reporting, Staff and partner capacity development, Communication and public relations, Resource Mobilization and Monitoring, Networking and collaboration, Corporate Governance, Program reviews, monitoring and evaluation.
How to apply:
Further information can be obtained from our website at www.actionaid.org/jobs Applications should be sent with your CV, motivation cover letter to: jobs.tanzania [at] actionaid.org
Please clearly indicate "Application for AA Tanzania HEAD OF PROGRAMMES" in your email subject.
We respect all candidates but we can only respond to shortlisted candidates.
Although all applications will be considered on their individual merit, suitably qualified women are especially encouraged to apply. For more Job Opportunities: Jobs in Africa » Jobs Africa » Careers in Africa