Our Client is a basket fund organization formed to channel funding on an equal opportunities basis to organizations which are providing legal aid and paralegal services in Tanzania Mainland and Zanzibar. These services support individuals to claim their rights, compensation grievances and protect their fundamental Human Rights. The Organization aims to promote and protect Human Rights for all, particularly for poor Women, Children, Men and the vulnerable, including people living with HIV/AIDS. It works closely with the Government at all levels, Development Partners, Organizations involved in the provision of Legal Aid, including paralegal services, and other Stakeholders.
Our client is looking for experienced, self-driven, dynamic and result oriented individuals who are keen to develop a career in a dynamic, passionate and challenging environment. The successful candidates will be part of the Se3. Programme Office (Legal Empowerment) – Zanzibar:
Duties Summary: Under general direction, reports to the Programs Manager and oversee all operations in Zanzibar. As a member of the organization program team, will coordinates all activities of organization Zanzibar Legal Aid Programme, provides conceptual and practical support to regional Member Organization, paralegals and other stakeholder. The role also is responsible for providing technical support mentor organizations, paralegals and other partners’ implementation of activities, ensures timely and proper implementation of program activities and manages all administrative and financial affairs of the organization Zanzibar office. It also responsible for ensuring that programs are smoothly communicated and implemented with other organization programs in terms of Monitoring Results, Capacity Development, Communication, Managing Finances and Administration as well as ensuring the proper monitoring, evaluation, reporting and documentation of the program results in Zanzibar.
Employment Standards: Graduate Degree in political science, sociology, law education or other relevant social science discipline. Minimum of three years of experience in relevant projects related to policy engagement advocacy. Experience In supporting field-based legal or paralegal services or networking, Strategic, creative, and innovative thinking. A successful track record in coordinating / managing advocacy campaigns and policy analysis as well as demonstrate experience at liaison with government and non-government stakeholders. Knowledge on local government structures in Zanzibar and in the mainland Tanzania is an added advantage.
The Offer: If your career aspiration matches this exciting opportunity, please write one page how you fit the role, with your CV containing an email address, daytime telephone contacts, names and addresses of three referees and send through email: firstname.lastname@example.org October 27th 2016.
We will respond to only shortlisted candidates.
Nafasi za kazi Emaron-Programme Office (Legal Empowerment)