Sunday, 30 March 2014

Marketing Officer at PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited (PwC) in Tanzania

Job Title: Marketing Officer

Employer: PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited (PwC)

Duty Station: Mwanza or Ruvuma, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 4th April 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:


• Revise the MUVI Mwanza/Ruvuma market linkages strategy and be a lead person during the implementation stage.
• Develop the detailed market linkage activities and workplan for each of the value chains
• Assess markets (size, key players and critical success factors) of the different products from for the target value chains.
• Quantify the range of quantities of commodities available with participating groups
• Determine the needs of the selected key market players and then work backwards to work out a strategy with producer groups to enhance the quality and quantity of the timely production.
• Provide brokerage services that will link identified groups with marketing intermediaries. This includes brokering supply contracts where relevant
• Ascertain the local demand of processed commodities and advise on the viability of thresholds of the small-scale processing units within the existing enterprises and the marketing strategy for the processed products
• Prepare the MoU between the producer groups and the buyers for each of the value chains.
• Work with the LG to produce a model for managing the public market infrastructure established by MUVI and ensure a system for its implementation is in place.
• Provide training and mentoring to enterprise groups participating in the programme.
• Collect market information relevant to enterprises under support; produce regular marketing information bulletin for dissemination through local information boards and local radio stations.
• Prepare an inception report detailing out a revised marketing strategy for each crop and action plan for carrying out the whole assignment
• Prepare weekly plan and report covering all relevant elements of the assignment to be consolidated into monthly report
• Prepare end of assignment report

Qualification and experience required:

• Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University with specialization in Marketing, Agribusiness, business administration, or management sciences.
• At least 5 years practical experience as a field officer in private sector on inputs and or marketing of agricultural commodities
• Experience as a business/marketing facilitator working for value chain facilitating organizations; relevant practical experience in organization of farmers/producer organizations.
• A good understanding of the target value chains.
• An added advantage to a candidate who has done similar work in the sunflower, cassava, rice and/or maize value chains
• Strong communication skills, to be able to make one understood by the target farmers and groups as well as private sector companies at CEO levels

Applicants should be residents of Mwanza and Ruvuma, respectively.
A competitive rate will be paid to the candidate commensurate with qualifications and experience. MUVI will also meet the logistical costs of office space, communication, transport and per diems within the project area. The Marketing Officer will be responsible for all tax liabilities with regards to this assignment including 15% withholding Tax if applicable.


How to Apply:

The application should be submitted via email (recruitment.tz@tz.pwc.com) or to the address below. All applications including a detailed CV, one colored passport size photograph, certified copies of certificates, and names and addresses of three work related referees with title marked “Marketing Officer MUVI” on the top of the envelope should be addressed to:

PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited,
Pemba House, 369 Toure Drive, Oyster Bay,
PO Box 45, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
T: +255(0)22 219 2000,
F: +255(0)22 219 2200,

Sales Manager Job Opportunity at Meed Konsult in Tanzania

Job Title: Sales Manager

Employer: Meed Konsult

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 4th April 2014

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

• Liaise with the building and security industry professionals in relation to the company’s product(s) specifications.
• Follow up on sales on corporate tendering and procurement.
• Conduct Project management and post-installation surveys.
• Developing and managing client relationships.
• Product development & planning.
• Represent the company in events such as seminars, conferences and trade fairs.
• Supporting overall corporate marketing initiatives.
• Sales coordination and management-responding and following up on sales enquiries
• Monitor performance of projects to ensure sales targets are achieved.
• Conduct product training, demonstrations and promotions to customers.
• Ensure timeliness and cost effectiveness in products’ delivery.
• Carry out market research, competitor and customer surveys.
• Provide the necessary documentation to customers e. g quotations, specification schedules etc
• Any other related duties assigned from time to time

Qualifications:

• A Diploma in business or related field/course.
• Minimum of 3 years experience business development or sales preferably within the Security/Building and Construction Industry.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (WORD,EXCEL&POWERPOINT).

Personal Profile:

• Fluent in written and spoken English.
• Strong analytical, sound planning and organizing skills.
• Ability to think creatively and take an innovative and flexible approach to problem solving.
• Strong written and oral communication, interpersonal and influencing skills and ability to build strong working relationships.
• Good team player who is energetic, results-oriented and customer-focused.
• Proactive and ability to work independently in a fast paced environment.


How to Apply:

All application should be via email through the apply now button below. Please attached relevant documents and cover letter. No phone calls all inquiries should be emailed.



Senior Sap Business One Implementation Consultant at Bluekey Software Solutions (Ea) Ltd

Job Title: Senior Sap Business One Implementation Consultant

Employer: Bluekey Software Solutions (Ea) Ltd

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 15th April 2014

Job Description:

Bluekey is an international IT business that specialises in ERP systems implementation. Bluekey is the largest SAP Business One partner in Africa and we currently have a vacancy for an ERP Consultant (mid-level) in our Dar es Salaam office in Tanzania and our Kenya Office. As a consultant you will be responsible for:

Project delivery of SAP Business One solutions according to Specification, including:

• Project Administration
• System Configuration
• Screen layouts and modifications
• Business Process Reviews (BPR)
• Business process flows
• Data clean-up
• Data Migration and importing
• SQL queries
• Print and Stationery layouts
• Crystal Reports and Dashboards
• Testing (UAT)
• Training – One on one, Classroom; Enduser, Superuser
• Issue identification, logging and resolution

Consulting for existing customers, including:

• Problem resolution and 2nd level support
• Change Requests (document, design, testing and implementation)
• Implementation of solution extensions/add-ons
• ERP Upgrades
• Implementation and training on new features
• SQL queries
• Report and stationery changes
• New reports (Crystal)
• You might also have the ability to conduct requirements gathering workshops, and to document these as functional/technical specifications.

Requirements:

• Degree or Diploma in Commerce, Business Science, Accounting, Computer Sciences or Technology
• Minimum of 3 years relevant work experience
• Certification in SAP Business One, Accpac, Ms Dynamics/Navision, Syspro or a similar ERP
• SQL Server experience and ability to write queries using SQL
• Crystal Reports (or similar) experience

The applicant should also have good organisational and planning skills, be able to work alone and in a team, on multiple projects at the same time, and cope well with pressure. Problem solving and analytical skills are essential, as is a thorough understanding of business management and any of finance, operations or logistics.

Applicant must be a licensed driver and a holder of a valid passport.

Remuneration
We will offer a fair market-related cost-to-company salary based on experience.

How to Apply:

Please send a detailed CV and relevant certificates through the apply now button below




Careers at Iclick Auto Center - Receptionist

Job Title: Receptionist

Employer: Iclick Auto Center

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th April 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

To receive and direct customers to appropriate offices
To receive new job and assign it to workshop
To receive, direct and replay telephone and email messages.
To manage and coordinate telephone calls to and from the office.
To undertake any other duties as assigned by the supervisor

Academic Qualifications and Experience


Possession of Advanced Level Secondary School Certificate with passes in Kiswahili and English languages.
Possession of Certificate or Diploma in Secretarial duties from a recognized Institution will be an added advantage.
Possession of Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) application,
Relevant working experience in reputable organization of not less than two (1) years in relevant field.

Personal Attributes

In addition to the above skills and qualifications, applicants for the above positions are required to have the following attributes:

a) A very high level of integrity, honesty and sense of responsibility;

b) Ability to work under pressure and produce expected results;

c) Ability to work in a dynamic team;

d) Ability to self manage, achieve results and meet deadlines; and

e) Willingness to work beyond the call of duty.

Tenure and Remuneration

a) A competitive salary will be offered to the right candidates for the posts.

b) ICLICK is an equal opportunity employer.

How to Apply:

Application letter with Curriculum Vitae (CV) including e-mail address or day time contact telephone number, together with photocopies of certificates, one passport size photo and names and contacts of two referees should be addressed

Only short listed candidate meeting the above criteria will be invited for interview. Lobbying and canvassing for employment will not be entertained and may work to the candidate’s disadvantage.


Senior Software Developer at Simba Logistics Group in Tanzania

Job Title: Senior Software Developer

Employer: Simba Logistics Group

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th April 2014

Job Description:

Requirements:

Must be able to read and write English and Swahili
Preferably a Tanzanian
Must have an IT Degree
Must be able to design websites, code in HTML, PHP
Must be able to use MS Access
Must be able to use Filemaker
Must have some accounting knowledge
Must be able to set targets and achieve them
Must be able to work under pressure

How to Apply:

To apply, please send the following:

CV/Resume in PDF Format
Cover Letter in PDF Format addressed to:

Director,
Simba Logistics Ltd,
PO Box 19681, Dar es Salaam.

Answer to the following Supplementary Questions (Submitted as PDF):

Supplementary questions to be typed up in Font Size 8, Cambria, Red Color for Question, Blue Color for Answer.

1....Name 2 European, 2 Chinese and 1 Japanese Heavy Duty Vehicles
2....Name atleast 5 Chinese Tire Brands and 2 European Tire Brands
3....What is tyre Ply?
4....What is the latest version of Filemaker? Who makes Filemaker?
5....What is a relational database?
6....What is CITRIX in relation to Filemaker?

Please send all documents as PDF names as follows:

JP_[YOUR NAME]_CV.pdf
JP_[YOUR NAME]_Cover Letter.pdf
JP_[YOUR NAME]_Supplementary Question.pdf


Please follow the above instructions as they will let us understand your aptitude level.



Partner Job Vacancy in Tanzania at Precise Public Writers

Job Title: Partner - One post

Employer: Precise Public Writers

Duty Station: Arusha, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 5rd April 2014

Job Description:

Precise Public Writers is a secretarial service provider which will start its business soon in Arusha, and it is currently looking for a business partner to join the founder in the effective operation of the business.

Qualification:

Form 4 with passes in English, Kiswahili, History and Mathematics
Fluent in both English and Kiswahili languages
Computer literate; especially in MS word and MS excel
Certificate in Law from recognised Institution

How to Apply:

All interested candidates should send their CV to: precisepwriters@gmail.com.

Note: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


Sales Representative Jobs at Elsam Management Consultants in Tanzania

Job Title: Sales Representative

Ref: No. EMAC/Ref/14/118

Employer: Elsam Management Consultants

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 3rd April 2014

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

Making presentations to promote products and special deals
Keeping in contact with existing customers in person and by telephone
Reporting sales trends to your supervisor
Participating in trade shows and conventions
Other duties as assigned by your supervisor.
Watching your competitors and the products they are offering
Recording orders and sending details to the sales office/senior officer
Providing historical records by maintaining records on area and customer sales
Analysing the territory/market’s potential and determines the value of existing and prospective customers value to the organization
Expediting the resolution of customer problems and complaints.
Agreeing sales, prices, contracts and payments
Advising customers about delivery schedules and after-sales service
Meeting sales targets
Focusing on sales efforts by studying existing and potential volume of dealers
Analysing the industry and

Skills required:

Being professional and knowledgeable of the services and products offered
Being client oriented - polite, responsive and persistent
Being ambitious, confident and able to take initiative
Able to account and make presentations in both public and management.
self-disciplined and committed



You MUST have a proven sales track record.
You will also need to be driven.
The ideal candidate should have 2 years experience
At least Advanced Diploma in Marketing from recognised institution.

How to Apply:

Send your Curriculum Vitae and Covering letter quoting the reference and position to: recruitment@elsamconsult.com

Please note that you will have to complete an aptitude test

Accounting and Administration Officer Careers at ACRA-CCS Foundation in Tanzania

Job Title: Accounting and Administration Officer

Employer: ACRA-CCS Foundation

Duty Station: Iringa, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 10th April 2014

Job Description:


Responsibilities:

Assisting the Country Administrator and the Project Managers in maintaining the general ledger and balance sheet reconciliations;
Monitoring and supervising debts and payments in all currencies to suppliers and to staff, ensuring complete compliance with the laws, donor’s procedures and ACRA-CCS internal procedures;
Process payment of PAYEE, NSSF and SDL
Using appropriate software to process data and produce reports as required, in order to facilitate efficient operations;
Preparing and monitoring monthly cash flows and funding requests related to all activities;
Preparing and monitoring monthly Bank and Cash reconciliation;
Maintaining accurate and comprehensive records in compliance with internal procedures and donor’s requirements;
Follow up VAT and Duties Exemptions;
Support to the Project Managers for the preparation of tenders and purchase procedures
Archiving receipts, invoices and all the supporting documents for accounting;
Permanent follow up of the expenditures for Vehicles and Phones;
Maintaining Inventories, Tender and Contracts Registers
Maintain personnel files including leave periods and prepare contracts.

Selection Criteria:

Certificate or Diploma in Accountancy or Degree in Administration, Finance or related;
Desirable 3 + years’ experience working in administrative/financial department of a reputable organization;
Sound knowledge of the English language;
Knowledge of accounting softwares
Ability to work independently with strong attention to detail;
Understanding of legal financial obligations in Zanzibar and Mainland Tanzania;
Excellent analytical skills and abilities.
Work Place will be in Iringa.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants MUST have, as a minimum, a relevant degree qualification.

How to Apply:

The contract will start immediately at the end of the selection process.
Interested persons should send their Curriculum Vitae and a covering letter (no more than 1 page) at: stefanomotta@acraccs.org

Please do not send certificates and diplomas through e-mail: they will be requested only from pre-selected candidates.

Only pre-selected candidates will be contacted.



Assistant Director, Development Cooperation at Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) in Tanzania

Job Title: Assistant to Director, Development Cooperation

Employer: Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 13th April 2014

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

Act as an administrative assistant to the Director (correspondence, appointment scheduling, planning, etc.)
Prepare and maintain minutes of weekly staff meetings
Support the Director in the coordination and follow-up of smaller projects
Travel management (purchase of domestic and international air tickets, hotel and vehicle booking).
Coordinate mission for incoming visitors, head office staff etc.


Requirements:

Nationality, Age
Tanzanian
Age 28+

Education:

Master (in social science preferred)
Bachelor in Business Administration and/or MBA
Very strong communication skills in English (written and spoken (IELTS 7+)

Experience:

Min. 5 years working experience in administrative tasks, thereof a minimum of 2 years as senior secretary
Experience with an international employer or foreign mission is a must
Work experience in the development sector would be a strong advantage

Other skills:

Excellent ICT skills, well versed in working with Ms Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point
Excellent communication and typing skills (English and Swahili)
Very good organization skills; through knowledge of modern office procedures and practices
Analytical skills and able to meet deadlines while remaining organized and accurate

How to Apply:

Interested candidates who fulfill the requirements are requested to submit the required application form (see our website) along with a motivation letter and a recent photograph by e-mail.


Embassy of Switzerland
HR Manager
79 Kinondoni Road
P.O. Box 23371
Dar es Salaam

E-mail applications shall be sent to: des.jobapplication@eda.admin.ch


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an assessment


Associate, Private Sector Malaria Case Management Careers at Clinton Health Access Initiative

Job title: Associate, Private Sector Malaria Case Management

Employer: Clinton Health Access Initiative

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 11th April 2014

Job Description:

The Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) has been working closely with the National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) to improve malaria case management (diagnosis and treatment), and in particular the availability of high-quality, affordable malaria diagnosis and treatment in the private health sector. This position will work jointly with CHAI and the NMCP to support these objectives.

Required experience: FIVE OR MORE years of experience

Required qualifications:

Excellent problem solving, analytical and quantitative skills
Excellent program coordination and project management skills
Fluent in English – excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work independently and effectively in high-pressure, fast-paced environment, handle multiple tasks simultaneously, complete deliverables on time, and motivate others to do the same
Strong interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills, and an ability to build professional relationships with the NMCP, CHAI, and key stakeholders
Ability to learn on the job quickly and absorb/synthesize a broad range of information
Ability to react quickly to ad-hoc requests while managing an existing workload
High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Proficient in spoken Swahili
Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Preferred qualifications:

Graduate degree in business, medicine, pharmacology, logistics, public health, or other relevant field
Private sector experience
Experience related to public health, clinical medicine, or the pharmaceutical or medical devices industries
Experience coordinating logistics for large programs and/or supply chains
Experience in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment

General responsibilities:

Contribute to the planning and execution of high-impact projects
Provide research and analytical support
Support evaluation and documentation of results and impact from programs
Develop influential presentation materials that work for varying audiences
Build and manage relationships with individuals in the NMCP, in CHAI, and other relevant partner organizations
Support the Private Sector Focal Person and the Director of Case Management in the NMCP, and the Malaria Program Manager in CHAI, with other areas as necessary
Identify potential areas of additional support to the NMCP

Assist in the coordination of a national evaluation of the availability of malaria diagnosis and treatment in the private sector
Organize training sessions for health care workers in private health facilities on the importance and use of malaria rapid diagnostic tests (mRDTs)
Liaise between the NMCP and private sector importers of malaria drugs and diagnostic tests
Support the NMCP to develop forecasts for needed commodities and write concept notes and applications to the Global Fund and other donors to secure funds
Assist with CHAI's activities to increase the use of mRDTs nationally


How to Apply:

All applicants MUST apply online through the CHAI website:

Click Here

Applications Which Are Sent Through E-Mail Will Not Be Reviewed.

Once your application is submitted online through the CHAI website, we will contact you if we wish to interview you for the position.

Sales Representative Careers at HR Solutions Limited in Tanzania

Job Title: Sales Representative – Agriculture Department

Employer: HR Solutions Limited

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania 

Application Deadline: 11th April 2014

Job Description: 

Duties: 

• Responsible for introducing the product in the market.
• Planning in conjunction with National Sales Head, Sales Strategies throughout the region.
• Organizing and attending displays, and arranging customer demo field days throughout the Country.
• Directly visit decision makers in major Agri plantations/ projects, Government and donor funded projects throughout the Country.

Qualification/ Key Requirements:

• An Agricultural Engineering Advanced Diploma or preferably a Degree in the field or a general degree.
• Minimum experience of 3 years in similar position or from within the Industry.
• Tanzanian Citizen
• Male – Aged between 25 to 30 years.
• Good Spoken and Written English and Swahili.
• Smart, outgoing personality.
• Clear and confident voice.
• IT Skills (MS Office).
 
 How to Apply: 

Send your applications to: 

The Recruitment Department
HR Solutions Ltd

Only short listed candidates will be contacted