Project Management Specialist;Democratic Empowerment Project United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Tanzania invites applications from qualified candidates to provide consultancy as Project Management Specialist. The Project Management Expert/Consultant will be required to assume overall responsibility for the start up of the Democratic Empowerment Project. Type of Contract:Individual Contract Some of the duties and responsibilities: Under the guidance and direction of the UNDP Country Director and the direct supervision of the Deputy Country Director Programs, the Project Management Specialist will be required to assume overall responsibility for the start up of the Democratic Empowerment Project (DEP). The overall responsibilities will include; Development of an interim work plan for the DEP, Develop TOR's for key staff and consultants identified in the project document, Develop a monitoring and evaluation framework for the project, Provision of strategic and substantive technical assistance and advice to the stakeholders of the project, Provide regular updates to UNDP management on the implementation plan and results, Academic qualifications, experience and skills: The person must have a Master's degree (MA) or equivalent in Political Science and/or other related field; Candidates should have at least ten years of experience in the governance and democracy project management. Solid and proven experience in the management of democratic initiatives in Africa and/or a developing Commonwealth country, Strong planning, management, communication and interpersonal skills, Ability to work within a multi-cultural environment, Full proficiency in computerized accounting systems, Computer literacy in Microsoft Software and IT packages, Knowledge and commitment to the principles and mandate of UNDP, Good report writing skills, Fluency in English is a must. Mode of application: Interested candidates, please apply through link provided below: job_id=33326 [Deadline: Friday,26th October,2012] You are encouraged to read the detailed Terms of Reference (TOR): availble at the website: www.tz.undp.org thoroughly well before applying. TOR Project Management Specialist DEP NOTE: After initial submission, you will be prompted to upload your CV. In addition, upload a copy of updated P11 form, which is mandatory completed/signed P11 form Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply. Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted. [HR][/HR] NATIONAL CONSULTANT FOR AFRICA ADAPTATION PROGRAMME PILOT PROJECTS IN TANZANIA United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Tanzania invites applications from qualified candidates to provide consultancy as a local journalist. The Consultant will undertake the documentation of the success stories and lessons learned from implementation of Africa Adaptation Programme (AAP) Pilot Projects in Tanzania. Type of Contract:Individual Contract Some of the duties and responsibilities: In order to achieve the envisaged objectives, the Consultant under the overall supervision of UNDP/AAP focal point will have among others, the following major responsibilities and tasks: Shall act as a local consultant/journalist in preparing success stories through collecting human impact stories, assessing and presenting relevant information about AAP pilot implementation; Collect information regarding the issues of Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) as advanced by the AAP pilot projects best strategies; Participate and support the process of annual work plan review and budget revision for each project in the UNDP portfolio that is nationally implemented. The consultant will work in strong collaboration with VPO-DoE and UNDP AAP focal points in identifying and developing the topics; The consultant will present to UNDP the quality professional photographs, articles and short videos 5-10 minutes for final review and approval at least 15 days prior to the newspaper and TV appearance; Academic qualifications, experience and skills: The individual must have a University degree in Journalism, Communications or other related field ; At least five years of professional experience in writing, videography/photography, investigative and human impact stories journalism, preferably on environmental and social issues; Proven experience in working with the international organizations (successful experience in working with UN agencies is an added asset); Extensive knowledge of the issues of Environmental change, Gender and poverty. Mode of application: Interested candidates, please apply through link provided below: job_id=33324 [Deadline: Friday,26th October,2012] You are encouraged to read the detailed Terms of Reference (TOR): availble at the website: www.tz.undp.org thoroughly well before applying. TOR - Documentation for sucess strories NOTE: After initial submission, you will be prompted to upload your CV. In addition, upload a copy of updated P11 form, which is mandatory completed/signed P11 form Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply. Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted. [HR][/HR] PROJECT MANAGER: CAPACITY FOR REFORM MANAGEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION Position title:Project Manager Project Title:Capacity for Reform Management and Implementation - Zanzibar Duration:1 year with possible extension. Starting Date Immediately Duty Stations: Zanzibar, President's Office Finance, Economy and Development Planning (POFEDP).Implementing Partner: Planning Commission - ZANZIBAR. 1:Background The President's Office Finance, Economy and Development Planning - Zanzibar wishes to recruit a suitable Tanzanian candidate to fill the position of Project Manager for Capacity for Reform Management and Implementation Project in Zanzibar. The UNDP country programme for Tanzania is anchored on the United Nations Development Assistance Plan (UNDAP: 2011 - 2015) and Common Country Programme Document (CCPD). The UNDAP and CCPD are aligned with main national development policy and programming frameworks, namely: the Zanzibar Strategy for Growth and Reduction of Poverty (MKUZA 11) and the Government Joint Assistance Strategy (JAST). The country programme is mainly focused in three areas of priority, which are good governance, environment and climate change, and growth. 2:Qualification and Experience Required At least a Masters Degree in Public Policy, Public Administration, Economic Development, Development Studies, Law and Sociology, International Development, or any other relevant disciplines. Must have knowledge and experience in project management for at least three years. Must possess at least five years of experience in some areas related to public sector reforms, policy development, national planning, resource mobilization and capacity development. Good interpersonal skills and experience in advocacy work in areas related to implementation of public policy, public sector reform and systems change. 3:Other Personal Attributes: Good technical and organization skills. A self starter with ability to work under minimum supervision to meet short deadlines. Team building skills and ability to deal with multiple teams located in multiple locations. Experience in implementing and reporting on donor funded projects. Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills in English and Kiswahili. Mode of Application and Terms of Reference: Letters of application, detail Curriculum Vitae with copies of academic certificates and transcripts should be submitted to the Principal Secretary, President's Office Finance, Economy and Development Planning, P.O. Box 1154/874 Zanzibar. under the attention of Commissioner for National Planning, Sector Development and Poverty Reduction; not later than 25th October, 2012. Please Click on the link below for detailed TOR of this position. TOR - PROJECT MANAGER - ZANZIBAR Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted.