Monday, 28 October 2013

Community Mobilizer Careers in Tanzania at PCI

Job Title: Community Mobilizer

Employer: PCI

Duty Station: Musoma

Application Deadline: 1st Nov 2013

Job Description:


Community Entry, Sensitization, Mobilization
Secure buy-in and support of key leaders in project communities including ward and village government, traditional leaders, and School Committee members through culturally appropriate and effective sensitization of the project objectives and activities
Stimulate involvement of parents, teachers, School Committees, community leaders, and local government authorities through contributions of time, materials, participation, and other support to the project

Implementation of Project Activities

Implement project activities to achieve project objectives in accordance with approved work plans and agreed upon modalities
Facilitate the bringing together of schools, communities, local leaders and other stakeholders to participate in all stages of the project as well as develop community level plans for sustainability
Link the program with stakeholders at ward and village level to ensure a high level of coordination, transparency, and sustainable support

Technical Support & Quality Assurance
Facilitate required trainings, supervision, follow-ups, etc. at the school and community levels in coordination with District Project Coordinators and Project Officers
Facilitate capacity building to teachers, parents, and village leaders to effectively implement project activities, in particular the management of school feeding at the school level
Communicate and address challenges arid concerns from the schools In coordination with project team

Commodity Management
Monitor the receipt, storage, handling, preparation, distribution, and recording tracking of food commodities for the provision of school based meals to primary and pre-primary school students in designated schools
Initiate monthly distribution requests in coordination with District Project Coordinator

Data Collection & Management

Collect and generate accurate documentation from the school and community level to demonstrate the execution of project activities and community contributions, in coordination with the project's M&E plan and tools
Consolidate data on a monthly basis from project schools to facilitate monthly data analysis and to track progress against project targets

Qualifications and Experience:

At least a University Degree/Diploma in Social Sciences, Education, Agriculture, Economics, or other relevant field, or at least 4 years of relevant community based experience and Computer literacy.
At least 2 years of community-based experience
Willingness to work and live at ward level with monthly visits to district capitol Ability and official license to ride a motorcycle
High level of familiarity with the respective districts and wards preferred

 How to Apply:

Qualified candidates should e-mail a cover letter, CV, availability and salary expectations. Include the mentioned position in the subject header.
Or, candidates may hand-deliver or mail applications to:
The Country Director
PCI Tanzania
 Isamilo, Plot 140, Block D
 P.O. Box 2540
 Mwanza, Tanzania

 PCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.