Employment Opportunities at HakiElimu Join us to enable citizens make a difference in education and democracy HakiElimus vision is to see that every person in Tanzania is able to enjoy her/his right to quality basic education in schools that respect dignity, foster creativity and critical thinking and advance equity, human rights and democracy. For more information visit HakiElimu - Home HakiElimu seeks to recruit competent, creative and committed candidates for Program Officer, Policy Analysis and Advocacy (1 post) From all we are looking for: (a) Commitment to social justice, human rights and quality education; (b) Ability to be creative, imaginative and analytical; (c) Commitment to mutual respect, tolerance and team work; (d) Desire to take initiative and learn; (e) Willingness to take on responsibilities and work hard; (f) Adherence to highest ethical and quality standards. Responsibilities: (a)Critically monitor and track key developments in human rights, governance and brief HakiElimu accordingly. (b)Undertake and effectively communicate analysis of these issues. (c)Write, communicate and represent key HakiElimu positions. Key Competencies: (a) BA degree minimum, Masters preferred (b) At least two years experience in areas related to responsibilities (c) High level of knowledge on human rights, governance and related issues (d)Strong analytical and research skills (e) Strong advocacy and public speaking skills, (f) Excellent writing and communication skills (g) Computer skills. All applicants need to send the following: (a) A cover letter clearly stating in 200 words or less why you want this job and are suitable for it, (b) Salary history (include last salary slip where possible), (c) 2 letters of reference from non-relatives, (d) An updated CV which includes your complete contact details, (e) 1-2 samples of something you have already written. The application deadline is 4 February 2011. Application materials will be retained by HakiElimu. Send applications to: Executive Director, HakiElimu P O Box 79401, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org Or leave them with the receptionist at our offices on 739 Mathuradas/UN Road, Upanga, Dar es Salaam. HakiElimu is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified women and people with disabilities.