Friday, 27 December 2013

Project Development Specialist Careers at USAID Tanzania

Job Title: Project Development Specialist

Employer: USAID Tanzania

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 6th Jan 2014

Job Description:

The US Embassy is inviting applications from qualified Tanzanians for the position of Project Development Specialist at United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Tanzania. This is a full-time Personal Services Contract position.

Basic Function of Position

The USAID Project Development PDS (PDS ) position is established in the Strategic Planning and Program Support Office (SPPS) to provide focus to USAID Tanzania program planning, program/project/activity development, and program policy analysis in order to support the Mission's Country Development and Cooperation Strategy (CDCS). In this role, the participates in leading the project development of Mission assistance programs/projects/activities, and in the preparation and management of major documents in support of the overall portfolio to USAID/Washington, The Embassy and other USG Agencies at post, and the US Congress. The PDS may be assigned to manage the Project Design Division in the absence and/or preoccupation of the Project Development Officer.
A copy of the complete position description listing all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required is available at: opportunities.html

Hard copies of the Universal Application for Employment (UAE) 05-174 form is also available at gate 3 at the American Embassy.
The US Mission in Tanzania provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation. The Department of State also strives to achieve equal employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity enhancement programs.
The EEO complaint procedure is not available to individuals who believe they have been denied equal opportunity based upon marital status or political affiliation. Individuals with such complaints should avail themselves of the appropriate grievance procedures, remedies for prohibited personnel practices, and/or courts for relief.

How to Apply:

All interested candidates for this position must submit the following for consideration of the application: 1) Universal Application for Employment (UAE) DS-174 form is available at above link; or 2) A combination of both; i.e. Sections 1 -24 of the UAE along with a listing of the applicant's work experience attached as a separate sheet; or 3) A current resume or curriculum vitae that provides the same information found on the UAE 4) Any other documentation (e.g., essays, certificates, awards) that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed above. Failure to do so will result in an incomplete application.
Submit Application To:
American Embassy Human Resources Office P.O. Box 9123
Dar es Salaam
Point Of Contact:
Telephone: 2668001, Ext: 4137/4148/4233/4024 Fax: 2668321 or 2668238

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted