Thursday, August 3, 2017




Workforce Management and Consultants (T) Ltd, is one of the leading recruitment firms operating in Tanzania.

Our company has been retained to undertake the recruitment and selection of a Senior Program Officer on behalf our Client, a Non-for-profit Human rights Organization in Tanzania with offices in Dar es Salaam.
Position Title: Senior Program Officer
Reporting to: Executive Director
Nature of Operation: Non-Governmental, Non-Partisan and Not-for-Profit Organization

Objectives of the position1. To provide assistance to the Executive Director and the governing board of the organization in implementation for efficiency and effectiveness of programmes and projects.

Produce Annual Work Plans and Action Plans of organization in collaboration with Strategic Manager and POs
Supervise Programme Officers under your supervision
Monitor Gender Based Violence (GBV) issues
Be champion in proposal writing in collaboration with Fundraising officer and project officers
In close collaboration with Senior Accountant, prepare Budget for various Projects to ensure are in line with advocacy activities under your coordination for smooth implementation and execution of activities
Advice Program Officers on project implementation.
Provide necessary inputs and advice on the media publicity materials
Oversee planning processes for strategic directions of Association
Generate project ideas and assist in writing grant proposals for funding of gender, capacity building and advocacy interventions
Assist on organize and supervise fundraising activities to support implementation of gender, capacity building and advocacy projects
Coordinate implementation of gender, capacity building and advocacy projects
Supervise the provision of liaison services for problem solving and information sharing with members and stakeholders
Submit quarterly and Annual project implementation reports to the Executive Director
Perform any other project management duties as directed by the Executive Director·

Skills, Knowledge & Competencies required to perform this role
Master's Degree in Business Administration, Economics, Project Management journalism, Community Development or equivalent.
At least 5 years of relevant work experience.
Capacity to produce high-quality briefs and reports in English
Experience in program design development
Experience in a non-governmental organization (desirable)
Ability to train and build capacity of others Proficient in using ICT tools
Strong interpersonal skills and managerial capacity

How to Apply
Applications for this position should be sent by email with Subject: Senior Program Officer.
Application shall include a well detailed CV, two referees and a cover letter. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Email address: Deadline: 11th August, 2017

Source: Mwananchi 03 August 2017