24 Nov 2018

Job Vacancies at Save the Children Tanzania


Job Description

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Job Title: Health and Nutrition Specialist – Tanzania Country Office

A Health or Nutrition programming professional with a Master’s Degree in public health, health professions, medicine, nutrition or equivalent and relevant field.
Significant professional experience, at least 5 years, of working at a senior advisory level in Health and Nutrition for international NGOs, government or the private sector in Tanzania.
Nafasi za ajira mpya November 2018


Excellent understanding of the Health and Nutrition sector within the Tanzanian context, particularly issues related to children, newborn child survival and nutrition.
A clear understanding of the intersection of Health and Nutrition with other thematic areas, including nutrition, child protection, education, WASH and child poverty in Tanzania.
Proven representation and advocacy skills.

Strong commitment to capacity building of national staff and partners with the willingness to adopt participatory and consultative approaches.
Experience with Health and Nutrition programming in humanitarian settings highly desirable.
Experience writing donor funding proposals for large institutional grants in excess of US$1 million.

Strong report writing skills and the ability to compile narrative sections for proposals and donor reports. Nafasi za Kazi November 2018
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and negotiate clearly and effectively at all levels, taking into account cultural and language difficulties.
Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills including influencing, negotiation, and coaching

Highly developed cultural awareness and ability to work well in an international environment with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
Strong results orientation, with the ability to challenge existing mindsets.
Experience solving complex issues through analysis, the definition of a clear way forward and ensuring buy-in.

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Ability to present complex information in a succinct and compelling manner.
Ability and willingness to dramatically change work practices and hours, and work with incoming surge teams, in the event of emergencies.
Fluency in English, both verbal and written, required. Swahili preferred.
Commitment to Save the Children values, including a willingness to abide by and enforce the Child Safeguarding policy.


Database manager and data analyst (four-month contract)

Minimum qualifications/experience
Save the Children is seeking an individual consultant with the following key competencies and past experience:

a) Monitoring and Evaluation including data management, analysis, and reporting
b) Database management and use of applications for data collection like Kobo

c) Leading or supporting project evaluations and studies
d) Data quality assessments
e) Case study documentation
f) Accountability and learning

Past experience with community health projects will be considered an asset.

Job expires in Endless.

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