Wednesday, 18 December 2013

Community Coordinator Jobs at University Research Co., LLC Tanzania

Job Title: Community Coordinator

Employer: University Research Co., LLC

Duty Station:  Shinyanga/Simiyu

Application Deadline: 15th January 2013

Key responsibilities
  • Facilitate community activity planning in order to identify and address key issues preventing or promoting taking children with fever to a health facility within 24 hrs of onset.
  • Empower communities to take initiatives in the improvement of the health of children under five year of age
  • Take the lead in the dissemination of knowledge on community improvement on diagnosis and management of fever in children under-five years of age

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in community planning and development theories and practices; community health program implementation, and an understanding of relevant community training and mobilization guidelines in Tanzania
The incumbent must demonstrate ability to develop and analyze community development plans: analyze community health programs and be an effective negotiator with good writing skills.
Personal Attributes
The incumbent must be honest and trustworthy; respectful; possess cultural awareness and sensitivity; and demonstrate sound work ethics.
He/she should have at least a diploma in Community Planning /development.

How to Apply:
If you meet the criteria given above and are interested, please send an application letter with a detailed CV indicating your present employer and position, daytime telephone number, names and address of three referees. To be considered, your application must be received by January 15, 2014
All correspondence should be sent through Email Link above or posted to
The chief of Party,
 P.O. Box 1403, Mwanza
URC regrets that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.