Tanzania nationals: Programme Officer (2 positions)

Shahidi wa Maji
Morogoro, Tanzania
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
3-4 Years
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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Shahidi wa Maji (SwM) is a Tanzanian NGO working for a fair water future where water is managed sustainably so that all people have access to the water they need to thrive, and are protected against floods, droughts, pollution and water-related conflicts.  We take action, generate evidence and advocate for the improved water and sanitation services, inclusive governance of water resources, and climate resilience which are necessary to underpin Tanzania’s socio-economic development.  Based on our strategic ambition we are now recruiting:

Programme Officers (2 positions) based in Morogoro.  Applicants must have a relevant Bachelor’s degree in sociology, environmental science, rural and/or community development studies plus three years’ relevant experience. Closing date 22nd January 2021 (or until filled). We are seeking an individual with demonstrated skills and experience to deliver training, develop participatory plans and build strong relationships with beneficiary communities across Tanzania.  The post holder will empower communities to activate their water-related rights, and will support our wider social accountability monitoring, policy and budget analysis, and evidence-based advocacy. They will ensure effective documentation, monitoring and evaluation, and lesson learning to support scaling up and system change for a fairer water future.  For further details, including on how to apply, see our website or click http://www.shahidiwamaji.org/news/2020/12/23/programme-officer-recruitment to download the candidate pack.