World Vision Tanzania- Senior Programme Officer Jobs In Arusha Tanzania July 2012
Job Title: Senior Programme Officer (Humanitarian Emergency Affairs)-Tanzanians Only, Tanzania
Closing Date: Thursday, 19 July 2012
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
Km. 45, Carretera Mexico-Veracruz
El Batan, Texcoco, Edo. de México, CP 56130 México
Tel: +52(595) 9521900 Fax: +52(595) 9521983
Ref No WVT/P&C/F12/75 Job Title: Senior Programme Officer (Humanitarian Emergency Affairs) Reports to: Associate Director Livelihood Location: Head Office ( Arusha) -Tanzania.
Purpose of the position
To provide technical support on Humanitarian Emergency Affairs (HEA) in WVT areas of operation
Facilitate integration of HEA activities in development programs and implementation as per humanitarian Standards
Facilitate WVT projects and programs to have updated Initial Disaster Preparedness Plans
Build staff capacity in Emergency Response Disaster Mitigation (ERDM) and support field staff in fostering network with donors and other partners on HEA
Provide technical support, and build capacity to WVT staff in the development of concept papers, proposals, AOPs/designs.
Review and provide input to project/program plans and budgets to ensure compliance with WVT standards/guidelines
Facilitate emergency response in areas of operation as per Rapid Vulnerability Assessment (RVA) and ERDM committee recommendations
Carry out timely review and submission of HEA reports to donors
Analyze project/program goals accomplishment Vs budget utilization of HEA projects/programs
Timely follow up of internal, external, Global Centre (GC) audit and evaluation/donor recommendations to ensure that they are responded to and fully implemented
Provide supportive monitoring on integration and implementation of HEA program/project activities
Minimum Qualification required:
Bachelors Degree in Economic Development, Sociology, and Agriculture Preferred: Masters in Social Sciences Disciplines Experience: 3 Years
Technical Skills & Abilities:
Demonstrated ability in supervision
Experience in working with donor funds
Working knowledge of disaster management, emergency procurement services and practices are added advantage.
Good planning and organizational skills
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with all levels of staff and donors
How to apply:
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria should submit their application letter (addressed to People and Culture Manager) together with an updated CV and copies of relevant credentials, contacts and three referees, one of them being a church leader to firstname.lastname@example.org before 19th July, 2012 .Please indicate the reference number and post you are applying for
Qualified women are highly encouraged to apply
World Vision Tanzania candidates for employment should be ready to read, understand , sign and adhere to the World Vision Tanzania Child protection policy which helps safeguard children from any forms of exploitation, sexual and physical abuse. The discovery of any previous child abuse offenses (before or after an offer of employment) WILL disqualify a candidate.
Deadline: 19th July 2012