Job: Programme Officer – Monitoring & Evaluation (2 year fixed term contract)

Sightsavers has an exciting vacancy for a Programme Officer to join our team based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. You will join our team and be instrumental in in various programmes including Social Inclusion and Health.

The position reports to the Programme Manager and will coordinate and provide technical support to the Coordinated Approach towards Community Eye Health Project in Tanzania through planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of project activities.

The ideal candidate will possess a University Degree in Social Sciences, Development studies, Public Health or equivalent from a recognised University.

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3 years’ work experience, ideally in an INGO environment; experience in all aspects of Project Management in community level development programmes; and experience in health programming. The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in programme and project management; monitoring and evaluation; report writing; and working with a number of partners. Experience and understanding of government systems particularly the health sector will be advantageous.

You will have strong interpersonal, communication, capacity building or facilitation skills; ability to work under minimum supervision; ability to work with project budgets and in-depth knowledge of computer packages and Global ICT communication systems.


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Closing date: 14 May 2017