Shahidi wa Maji (SwM) works for a water secure Tanzania where all people have reliable access to the water they need to thrive, and are protected against pollution, flooding, drought and water conflict. This is a key position which will place the successful applicant at the heart of the struggle for water justice and accountable governance in Tanzania. We are seeking a Tanzanian or international development practitioner, researcher or communicator with specific expertise in monitoring, learning and communications to strengthen our team, our influence and external impact. This high calibre individual will join our small team in Morogoro to support design, delivery and documentation of action research; analysis of sectoral performance including budgets, policy and practice; synthesise evidence and author, create and deliver compelling advocacy materials in a wide range of formats. Developing influential relationships and ensuring that our advocacy has impact will be central to the success of this position.
With support from our global partners we are pioneering the use of social accountability monitoring to transform water sector performance, with Tanzania acting as a regional and global knowledge hub. The post-holder will play a key role in capturing and sharing knowledge within the region and globally, including through joint publication of academic papers. This is an exciting opportunity for a focused and gifted professional to exercise and further establish their professional credentials, and to develop their career as a leader/communicator for sustainable development and social justice.
Interested applicants who meet the minimum criteria of a relevant postgraduate degree and at least 3 years relevant experience can download the full job description and application pack from http://www.shahidiwamaji.org/#home-english. Closing date for applications is Friday 21st July