Tanzania Mayors Award, call for applications for job vacancies


The Association of Local Authorities of Tanzania (ALAT) has, in conjunction with the United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa) secured a grant of 660,000EUR from the European Union (EU), to implement the third edition of Mayors Award Scheme in Tanzania (MAS).

The MAS aims to identify and acknowledge, every year, role models in local leadershipand the performance of local Councils in terms of promoting and practising effective service delivery, local economic development and good governance at subnational levels. The scheme is thus intended to promote and thereby contribute to the achievement of a performance-based, service delivery-oriented, and citizen-centred governance system that favours the emergence and consolidation of accountable, participatory and inclusive local governments.

ALAT is seeking to recruit/hire suitable persons to fill the following positions, on contract.
1) Full-time Project Staff to be based in Dodoma, Tanzania (Open to only Tanzanian Citizens)

i. Project Coordinator ( Terms of Reference )
ii. Finance Officer ( Terms of Reference )
iii. Administrative Officer ( Terms of Reference )
iv. Programme Assistant ( Terms of Reference )

2) Short-time Consultants

i. Project Lead Advisor ( Terms of Reference )
ii. Professional Conference/Business Exhibition Organiser ( Terms of Reference )

Details on the job specifications, educational and experience requirements of the advertised jobs are available for download from either of the following websites:
1) www.alat.go.tz
2) https://www.uclga.org/media-news-room/news/

Submission of Application

Please submit to the address below, your hand written application letter along with
 an update curriculum vitae;
 recent passport photograph;
 motivational letter (Not more than 1 page);
 copies of educational certificates and
 copies of proof of work/engagement experience

Only hard copy applications will be received and should be addressed and sent to:

The Secretary General
Association of Local Authorities of Tanzania (ALAT)
Room Number 108-110, Sokoine Building (President’s Office Regional Administration and Local Government (PO RALG), CDA Street

Telephone: . +255-26-2323407
Fax: +255-26-2323409
Email: alat_tz@yahoo.com
P.O. Box 2049
Dodoma, Tanzania

Please note that the application letter, curriculum vitae; motivational letter should be written in English.

This call for applications closed 22nd October 2018. Applicants that have not been contacted for interviews should render their applications to have been unsuccessful, at shortlisting stage.

The interviews will be conducted 7th – 8th October 2018, at the Office of the Association of Local Association of Tanzania, in Dodoma.

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