If you can answer yes to these 3 questions, this may be the job for you!!!
Who are we?
Policy Forum is a dynamic network of over 70 Tanzania Civil Society Organisations drawn together by their interest in influencing policy processes on good governance and accountability with a specific focus on public money accountability. The network is facilitated through a lean secretariat office that seeks to recruit for the following position:
Programme Assistant (1 post)
What would you be doing?
Supporting the Policy Manager – Conducting preliminary research and analysis on a diverse range of policy issues, including public budgets and expenditure, governance structures and accountability issues; effective backstopping, follow up and logistical support for policy-related issues; participating in and taking minutes of internal and external meetings; responding to basic correspondence on policy-related issues; organising internal and external meetings; eventually producing initial drafts of Policy Forum published material and presentations depending on initiative, interest and ability.
What key qualifications and experience are we looking for?
You are invited to submit the following: (a) a cover letter clearly stating in 200 words or less which job you are applying for, why you want this job and consider yourself suitable for it, (b) salary history, (c) 2-3 references, (d) an updated CV which includes your complete contact details, and (e) 1 sample (no more than 500 words) of your written work in Kiswahili or English. The application deadline is 28th February 2017. Application materials will be retained by Policy Forum and cannot be returned. Interested candidates should submit applications by e-mail to the following address:
Women are strongly encouraged to apply!