Job: Expert - Urban Programme IPE Global Private Limited

IPE Global Limited (IPE Global) is an international development consulting group, based in Delhi, providing expert technical assistance and solutions for equitable development and sustainable growth in developing countries, including East Africa.

Together with the Springfield Centre and our local Tanzanian partner, we are currently recruiting for a forthcoming urban jobs programme in Dar es Salaam. The objective of the programme is to create employment and increased incomes for poor people in Dar es Salaam, with a particular focus on women and youth. The programme is designed to achieve this by applying a market systems development approach to improving the competitiveness and performance of 3 priority sectors: light manufacturing; solid waste management and child care services.

We are looking for dynamic, enterprising team players for both full-time and part-time roles who can commit to working with us over the 5-year duration of the programme and who can complement our existing in-house expertise. We offer competitive salaries, an innovative and exciting working culture, and an opportunity to make a positive impact on the city of Dar es Salaam.


We are recruiting a multi-disciplinary team of both Tanzanian and international experts who combine the following expertise:

  • Previous experience of designing and implementing market systems development (and value chain) approaches in Tanzania, and /or the wider EAC;
  • Good local knowledge of the political economy of Dar es Salaam, the local private sector and in-depth understanding of both local and national government;
  • Recent experience in the practical design of M & E systems for donor funded programmes focusing on private sector development, with knowledge of the DCED results standard a distinct advantage;
  • A qualified accounting professional with experience in designing and running grant based programmes and managing donor funded procurement process.

For full job descriptions, and if you have any other questions, please email [email protected] . Job descriptions are also available for download from our website at The closing date for applications is January 30th, 2018.

Team Leader / Contract Manager - addendum Kimbidji - (M/F)

Job Description

Missions & Main activities


Our drilling works supervision project in Tanzania (financed by the World Bank) is soon to be extended and we are looking for our Project/Contracts Manager to lead the next stage!

The position is initially for 5 months, potentially extendable to one year. The posting, based in Dar es Salaam, would start by mid February and may include staggered inputs (4 weeks duty, 10 days off).

The Project Manager has the overall responsibility of the works supervision. He will ensure compliance of the consultancy outputs with ToR and methodology, organize team mobilization and coordinate all internal and external reports.

Main project elements:
- 20 boreholes stainless steel casing and wedge wire screens, up to 600 m depth
- 2 rigs operating simultaneously

The team:
1 Resident Hydrogeologist
3 Clerks of Works
1 Secretary / Accountant
1 Driver

The PM receives support from head office:
- Project Director for contractual and financial matters
- Senior Hydrogeologist for technical matters

  • Prepare and submit Monthly reports
  • Prepare and submit minutes of meetings (weekly meetings, special meetings)
  • Relationship with Client and Contractor representatives
  • Liaison with partner
  • Analyses contractor’s claim from technical and contractual point of view
  • Manage changes, claims, conflicts
  • Security coverage control (bonds and insurances), finance control, cost control
  • BoQ and interim paiements
  • Issuance and performance certification / defect liability certificate
  • Review contractor’s final statement discharge
  • Prepare final report
Qualification & Skills required

Required Skills:
  • MSc - preferably in Hydrogeology
  • At least 20 years professional experience
  • Experience with project management under FIDIC conditions
  • Experience in water infrastructure development industry
  • Excellent communication and English language skills

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