Be a central part of Tanzania’s agricultural transformation – the SAGCOT Center Ltd. are looking for top-tier talent to join our team at the forefront of public and private sector development of Tanzania. Candidates must have an excellent management and leadership skills, strong analytical abilities and communication skills, an excellent academic record, and a passion for development. Those with at least 8 years of progressive experience up to senior management level are strongly encouraged to apply at: email@example.com
Launched in Dar es Salaam at the World Economic in 2011, the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania (SAGCOT) is an international public private partnership that aims to transform agricultural in Tanzania’s Southern Corridor. Partners include local and international companies, farmers, development partners, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and the Tanzanian Government. By 2030, the partnership aims to attract USD 3.2 billion of investments, transforming 350,000 hectares of arable land into profitable production and lifting 10,000 small scale farmers into commercial farming.
SAGCOT Centre Ltd. functions as the operational hub, promoting investments in inclusive, sustainable commercial value chains. The SAGCOT Centre Ltd is also a neutral broker and catalyst that links different agriculture stakeholders in order to help achieve major economic growth in Tanzania.
SAGCOT Centre Ltd. is currently seeking to fill the role of Head of Policy; a dynamic and motivated senior professional, with the analytical and advocacy skills to play a central role in driving the success of the organization. Full details below:
Full Time Position: Head of Policy
Job Purpose to assist the CEO in the implementation of partnership management and investor facilitation. To manage senior relationships with advocacy bodies and non-state actors and develop strategic alliances across the full spectrum of policy actors to address enabling environment bottlenecks. To lead communication and awareness raising on policy issues.
Full Time Position: Partner Manager
Job Purpose: To support the Deputy CEO in managing the Centre’s portfolio of partners and facilitating their investments, predominantly within the focus ‘cluster’ geographies.
Full Time Position: Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist
Job Purpose: To take the leading role in effective monitoring and evaluation for the Center. Support the Center and its partners in adapting their strategies based on lessons learning and performance monitoring, via successive impact evaluations and in-depth reviews of individual partnership models for the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania. Take a lead in the implementation of its Result Framework, generating the technical progress reports required by the Centre’s management, board and funders, and facilitate external technical audit missions.
Full Time Position: Head of Operations
Direct and coordinate the internal operational activities of the organization. Do so in accordance with policies, goals, and objectives established by the Chief Executive Officer and the Board of Directors.
Lead and develop the operations team, including the M&E Specialist and Operations Manager.
Assist the CEO in the development of organization policies and goals that cover operations, personnel and growth of the core business functions.
Oversee change management for the Centre. Ensuring organizational effectiveness throughout the Centre’s expansion and implementation of structural changes necessary for the strategic growth of the organization.
Oversee all financial management of the Center and ensure maximum value in the use of resources.
HOW TO APPLY:
How to Apply
Qualified candidates are welcome to apply before the deadline on June 3rd 2016. Opportunities are open for both nationals and international qualified candidates. Complete job descriptions of these positions can be viewed in the SAGCOT Centre Ltd website www.sagcot.com
Please attach a cover letter clearly stating which job you are applying for and a copy of your Curriculum Vitae and send it to only one of the addresses below. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.