Wednesday, 28 August 2013

Programme Administrator Jobs at Financial Sector Deepening Trust (FSDT)

Job Title: Programme Administrator

Employer: Financial Sector Deepening Trust (FSDT)

Duty Station: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Application Deadline: 9th Sept 2013

Job Roles:
Providing support to the Technical Director (TD), Technical Manager (TM) and Finance Manager (FM) in setting up contracts and grant agreements for FSDT, including agreeing performance targets with FSDT clients;
Provide support across technical projects in remote access finance, enterprise finance and agricultural/rural finance projects;
Support Project Specialists on monitoring and evaluation activities as directed by the TM and TD;
In consultation with the TD and TM ensure relevant reports are distributed as necessary; and
Carry out other project specific tasks assigned by the TM.

Duties and Responsibilities :
Support in selecting consultants and contractors needed to implement FSDT-funded projects;
Leading in setting up contracts and grant agreements for FSDT, including agreeing performance targets with FSDT clients;
Track all payments under FSDT contracts and funding agreements and highlight any problem in contracts or payments to the TD, TM or other executive as appropriate, and to the FM;
Provide support to the FSDT’s overall monitoring and evaluation process, including reviewing performance targets and alerting the TD, TM and others to significant
variances;
Ensure that performance reports are submitted by investees and reviewed on time;
Support the TD and TM in undertaking occasional field visits as part of the monitoring of the FSDT projects and also carry out spot checks from time to time;
In consultation with the TD ensure relevant FSDT reports are prepared and distributed as necessary;
Perform research tasks delegated to by the TD, TM and other specialists;
Support preparation of papers and presentations to disseminate knowledge and other information resulting from FSDT projects and programmes to a wide range of interested parties; and
Carry out other project specific tasks assigned by the TD.

Qualifications and Experience:

Minimum of a first degree level or equivalent in Finance/ Accounting, or other relevant fields.
At least 3 years’ previous work experience. Experience in the financial sector will be an added advantage.
Experience in project or programme administration.
Good planner, clear and logical thinker, a team player with good interpersonal skills.
Computer literate (especially MS Office and MS
Projects).
Must be a Tanzanian national. Women are strongly encouraged to apply although appointment will be purely on merit.

Remuneration will depend on the experience and
qualifications of the successful applicant.

How to Apply:

Send your CV, copies of certificates and qualifications, and three referees names to:
Executive Search and Selection,
People and Change Advisory,
PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited,
Pemba House, 369 Toure Drive,
P O Box 45, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Email: advisory.recruit@tz.pwc.com

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.