Saturday, 19 April 2014

Information and Communications Technology Specialist Careers at Dar es Salaam Corridor Committee

Job Title: Information and Communications Technology Specialist

Employer: Dar es Salaam Corridor Committee (DCC)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 7th May 2014

Job Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

In collaboration with other department heads, provide required IT hardware and software for the smooth and efficient running of all Secretariat functions;
Supervise IT functions in the development, implementation and utilization of the Corridor Performance Monitoring system (CPMS);
Develop and institute requisite procedures, access controls and other measures to maintain data integrity and security;
Perform network and database administration and maintenance to ensure minimum downtime of essential systems.

Qualifications and experience:

Degree in IT or related qualification;
Knowledge and experience of network and database administration;
Minimum 3 years relevant experience at managerial level;
Knowledge of programming desirable.


How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send an application in PDF format by email to: recruit@darcorridor.org, and copy to: dccrecruit@gmail.com, specifying the position being applied for in the subject of the email, and attach the most recent Curriculum Vitae, with names of three (3) professional referees, including copies of relevant certificates.

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.


Assistant Accountant Job Opportunity at Dar es Salaam Corridor Committee

Job Title: Assistant Accountant

Employer: Dar es Salaam Corridor Committee (DCC)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 7th May 2014

Job Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Processing of financial transactions and maintaining accurate records;
Preparing and maintaining books of accounts in line with established procedures;
Undertaking account reconciliation for key accounts (debtors, creditors, bank) ;
Maintaining and updating records of assets.

Qualifications and experience:

Recognized degree in Accounting and recognized professional certification (such as CPA,ACCA,CMA);
Minimum 3 years working in a busy and professional accounting environment;
Knowledge/ experience with financial and accounting software applications.
Knowledge of local accounting practices and relevant laws desirable.
Registered and/or recognised by the National Board of Accountancy in Tanzania.
Experience on donor-funded projects desirable.


How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send an application in PDF format by email to: recruit@darcorridor.org, and copy to: dccrecruit@gmail.com, specifying the position being applied for in the subject of the email, and attach the most recent Curriculum Vitae, with names of three (3) professional referees, including copies of relevant certificates.

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.



Administration Assistant at Dar es Salaam Corridor Committee (DCC) in Tanzania

Job Title: Administration Assistant

Employer: Dar es Salaam Corridor Committee (DCC)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 7th May 2014

Job Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

General office management and administration, ensuring the smooth running of all functions and services;
Ensuring all office services and utilities are delivered to an acceptable level of service and liaising with suppliers for goods and services on such deliverables;
Maintain a diary of meetings, visits and task team assignments, in liaison with relevant regional bodies and Secretariat staff;
Provide logistics support for the organization of meetings and missions.

Qualifications and experience:

Relevant qualification in Office Administration or Management;
Knowledge and experience in computer based office organization tools;
Minimum 3 years relevant experience in a busy and professional office environment;
Good command of spoken and writen English.
Knowledge of French and/ or Swahili desirable.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send an application in PDF format by email to: recruit@darcorridor.org, and copy to dccrecruit@gmail.com, specifying the position being applied for in the subject of the email, and attach the most recent Curriculum Vitae, with names of three (3) professional referees, including copies of relevant certificates.

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

Finance Manager Job Vacancy at Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority

Job Title: Finance Manager

Employer: Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority (Mbeya UWSA)

Duty Station: Mbeya, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th April 2014

Job Description:

Duties:
To oversee the implementation of the Action Plans in Mbeya UWSA's Strategic Plan.
To oversee preparation of Mbeya UWSA's performance and progress reports.
To develop and review financial policies and accounting systems
To control and monitor Mbeya UWSA's budget performance.
To advice management on all matters related to accounting, finance and taxation.
To ensure timely filing of provisional and final tax returns.
To oversee the collection of Mbeya UWSA's revenue and controlling expenditure
To design and initiate eternal financial control mechanisms.
To advise management on the acquisition disposal of assets.
To oversee implementation of auditor's recommendations.
To appraise and counsel staff in the department.
To supervise preparation of financial returns/accounts and ensure their timely filing with the relevant authorities.
To ensure that all taxes, duties, statutory deductions and other deductions due to the Government and other agencies are timely dispensed.
To liaise with Internal Auditors, External Auditors on the audit of the affairs of Mbeya UWSA's


Qualifications and experience:

University Degree/Advanced Diploma majoring in Accounting or
Finance from a recognized higher learning institution;
Master's Degree in Accounting or Finance;
Certified Public Accountant, CPA (T) or ACCA/CIMA.
Knowledge and competency in Information and Communication Technology (lCT) application, and familiarity with anyone of the accounting software;
A strong background of International Financial Reporting Standards
(IFRS) and good knowledge of Public Sector Accounting and Reporting Principles.
Not less than eight (8) years working experience in the relevant fields out of which three (3) years should be in a senior position within the finance department in a reputable organization.

Personal Attributes

In addition to the above skills and qualifications, applicants for the above
position are required to have the following attributes:-
A very high level of integrity, honest and sense of responsibility.
A strong team player with good interpersonal skills and able to work with all levels of management.
Positive attitude, self-organized, mature and meticulous with managerial capabilities.
Ability to work under minimum supervision and produce the required results timely.

Age limit:

Not above 45 years of age.

Remuneration

Attractive package and fringe benefits as per Mbeya UWSA's incentives scheme will be offered to the successful candidate.

How to Apply:

Only qualified persons should submit their handwritten letters of application stating how they meet the advertised criteria attaching copies of relevant academic, professional certificates and testimonials.

Applicants are also required to indicate the names and contacts of at least three (3) work professional related referees.

Applications which do not meet the application requirements will be disqualified.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Lobbying and canvassing for appointment shall not be entertained and may work to the candidate's disadvantage.

Shortlisted candidates shall be subjected to competency assessment and reference checking.


The Managing Director,
Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority,
P. O. Box 2932,
Mbeya.

Careers at Mbeya UWSA - Water Network Engineer

Job Title: Water Network Engineer

Employer: Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority (Mbeya UWSA)

Duty Station: Mbeya, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th April 2014

Job Description:

Duties:

To repair all water leakages as they occur.
To find the causes for water loss and make necessary rectification.
To ensure that new customers get water connections as scheduled and as per specification.
To monitor and report unauthorized water connections.
To timely attend to customers' complaints regarding lack of water and quality.
To ensure that water flows through the laid down water network. To keep proper records of water distribution.
To report and repair timely pipes bursts.
To make follow ups of main water distribution pipe-lines
To ensure all bulk meters are functioning and their readings are carried out effectively
To keep record of daily breakdowns of water distribution system and repaired breakdowns.
To flush water distribution lines, remove stagnant water and other sediments regularly.
To ensure that water in the distribution system is not contaminated from customers' services lines.
To perform any other duties as may be assigned by Technical Manager.


Qualifications and Experience:

Holder of a Degree/Advanced Diploma in Civil/Water Resources. Engineering.
Registered as a Professional Engineer with Engineers' Registration Board ofTanzania.
Competency and experience in the use of the software packages for the preparation of engineering drawings is desirable.
Master's Degree/ Post Graduate Diploma in Water Supply Engineering is an added advantage.
Working experience of at least three (3) as an engineer in the operation and maintenance of water works.
Personal interest, commitment, flexibility and ability to lead and motivate subordinates.
Good Written and Communication Skills.
Well organized, ability to work in a team to achieve the team goals.

Age limit:
Not above40 years of age.

Remuneration:

Attractive package and fringebenefits as per Mbeya UWSA's incentives scheme will be offered to the successful candidate.

How to Apply:

Only qualified persons should submit their handwritten letters of application stating how they meet the advertised criteria attaching copies of relevant academic, professional certificates and testimonials.

Applicants are also required to indicate the names and contacts of at least three (3) work professional related referees.

Applications which do not meet the application requirements will be disqualified.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Lobbying and canvassing for appointment shall not be entertained and may work to the candidate's disadvantage.

Shortlisted candidates shall be subjected to competency assessment and reference checking.


The Managing Director,
Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority,
P. O. Box 2932,
Mbeya.



Geographical Information Systems Specialist at Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority in Tanzania

Job Title: Geographical Information Systems Specialist

Employer: Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority (Mbeya UWSA)

Duty Station: Mbeya, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th April 2014

Job Description:

Duties:

To survey and create water networks maps
To survey and create sewerage networks maps
To survey, collect and locate customer's information in the map using GIS Software
To compile geographical data from a variety of sources including survey, field observation, satellite imagery, aerial photographs and existing maps.
To ensure compliance/linkage of different applications.
To communicate/coordinate with other GIS users in the water supply and sanitation sector or other sectors.
To train Mbeya UWSA staff on GIS applications.
To enter new map data through use of a digitiser or by direct input of coordinate information using the principles of cartography including coordinate systems, longitude, latitude, elevation, topography and map scales.
To operate and maintain GIS System hardware, software, plotter, digitizer, GPS, video camera and other project facilities.
To perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Technical Manager


Qualifications and Experience:

Holder of a Bachelor Degree or Advanced Diploma in Land Surveying & Planning/ Information Technology/Civil Engineering/Geography with Emphasis in GIS or should have pursued a certificate or diploma in GIS.
GIS concepts an analytical techniques including computerized mapping and digital data conversion, manipulation and analysis. Knowledge of GIS Software, tools and applications including but not limited to Arc GIS, Auto CAD Suit applications or Microsoft Office suite.
Minimum of two years work experience in a reputable organization. Experience with water utilities is an added advantage.
Physically capable of completing assigned tasks and responsibilities while complying with deadlines.

Age Limit:
Not above 35 years of age.

Remuneration:

Attractive package and fringe benefits as per Mbeya UWSA's incentives scheme will be offered to the successful candidate.

How to Apply:

Only qualified persons should submit their handwritten letters of application stating how they meet the advertised criteria attaching copies of relevant academic, professional certificates and testimonials.

Applicants are also required to indicate the names and contacts of at least three (3) work professional related referees.

Applications which do not meet the application requirements will be disqualified.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Lobbying and canvassing for appointment shall not be entertained and may work to the candidate's disadvantage.

Shortlisted candidates shall be subjected to competency assessment and reference checking.


The Managing Director,
Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority,
P. O. Box 2932,
MBEYA.

Water Distribution Technician II Jobs in Tanzania at Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority

Job Title: Water Distribution Technician II

Employer: Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority (Mbeya UWSA)

Duty Station: Mbeya, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th April 2014

Job Description:

Duties:

To cooperate with Water Network Engineer in preparing action for preventive O&M works in the zone on daily basis.
To supervise monitoring and repair and leakages.
To supervise covering of pipes backfill.
To operate washout, valves and exchange 'Of valves in accordance to the maintenance schedule
To supervise extension of pipe network as demanded.
To monitor performance of the hydraulic system in the network and report as appropriate.
To monitor supply of water in all zones.
To implement rationing of water when necessary.
To perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Water Network Engineer.


Qualifications and Experience:

FTC/Diploma in Civil/Water Resources Engineering/Environmental Engineering from a recognised Technical College.
Computer literate; Word/Excel/Network design using CAD.
Working experience in water supply and sanitation is an added advantage.
Physically capable of completing assigned tasks and responsibilities while complying with deadlines.


Age Limit:
Not above 35 years of age.

Remuneration:

Attractive package and fringe benefits as per Mbeya UWSA's incentives scheme will be offered to the successful candidate.

How to Apply:

Only qualified persons should submit their handwritten letters of application stating how they meet the advertised criteria attaching copies of relevant academic, professional certificates and testimonials.

Applicants are also required to indicate the names and contacts of at least three (3) work professional related referees.

Applications which do not meet the application requirements will be disqualified.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Lobbying and canvassing for appointment shall not be entertained and may work to the candidate's disadvantage.

Shortlisted candidates shall be subjected to competency assessment and reference checking.

The Managing Director,
Mbeya Urban Water and Sewerage Authority,
P. O. Box 2932,
Mbeya.