Thursday, 19 September 2013

Project Assistant Careers in Tanzania at AMREF

Job Title: Project Assistant - (KILINDI DISTRICT)

Employer: AMREF

Duty Station: Dar es salaam

Application Deadline: 20th Sept 2013


Responsibilities:

Assist in developing, planning and implementing SRHR activities in the line with the project work plans.
Assist in developing/adapting relevant IEC/BCC materials to support field activities.
Working in conjunction with the relevant government and county departments and other partners to plan and supervise the implementation of the project activities.
Assisting in advocating for direct poverty alleviation through SRHR services, comprehensive sexuality education and reduction of sexual and gender based violence(SGBV)
Supporting capacity building of nomadic girls, boys, women and men on effects of FGC and adoption of new ways of abandoning the practice through ARP approach
Network with relevant partners(MoHSW, NGOs, CBOs, FBOs, and Youth Groups etc) to strengthen partnership in eliminating the FGC practice.
Participating in continuous monitoring and evaluation through quality data collection, analyzing and dissemination.


Qualifications:

The ideal candidate should posses a diploma, or first degree in social sciences or its equivalent with relevant experience of working with nomadic pastoral societies.
Minimum of three (3) years relevant work in a busy NGO working in pastoral communities.
Deeper understanding of Maaasai cultures especially those dealing sexuality
Experience in project management, community mobilization and community development essentials
The candidate must be ICT proficiency and strong analytical, problem-solving and networking skills
Should be a team prayer and a good communicator
Applicants from nomadic communities will be given priority.


How to Apply:

If you meet the criteria given above and are interested, please send in an application letter with a detailed CV indicating your present employer and position, daytime telephone number ,names and address of two referees. All correspondence should be directed to:
E-mail: jobs.tanzania@amref.org

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted