Programme Officer – World Wide Fund For Nature(WWF)

By | October 30, 2018

Overview: WWF (The World Wide Fund for Nature) is an international non-governmental organization that deals with conservation of nature through a number of environmental management programmes. Our mission is to stop the degradation of the Planet’s natural environment and to build a future in which human lives in harmony with nature. WWF-Tanzania Country Office (WWF-TCO) is seeking to hire the “Freshwater Programme Officer’’ to be based in Dar es Salaam.
Major functions: The programme Officer’s major role is to provide support in designing, planning, implementing, monitoring & evaluating and reporting the Freshwater programme activities and growth.
Location: Tanzania
Job Title: Programme Officer
Application Deadline: 2018-11-09
Major duties and responsibilities:
Facilitate capacity building to the team and stakeholders especially on Data collection, Environmental flows, and Climate Change Adaptation.
Participate in the development of Freshwater Programme Plan, budgets, proposals for funding and Advocacy Strategy.
Scheduling, planning, and preparation of field visits and workshops/meetings
Integration of other programmes like sustainable investments, CARE – WWF Alliance, Feeder Groups and partners meetings into the freshwater programmes work.
Freshwater activities implementation, including preparation of events/meeting/workshop particularly inviting the participants and writing the meeting/workshop/event reports.
Assist the FPC and Accountant on coordinating the funding request from the field staff and Consultants in order to implement their planned activities.
Facilitate assessment of the capacities of organizations and plan for appropriate means to ensure a continuous strengthening of organizational capacities for delivery of the conservation programme. This includes providing relevant training such as planning & budgeting, project management & development, leadership, lobby and advocacy, monitoring and evaluation
Conduct regular program reviews to assess the level of implementation and achievements made by the partners according to what has been planned,
Documenting evidence-based best practices at Monthly, quarterly, mid-term and end of the projects.
Assist on the establishment of baselines to benchmark and support the performance of the program;
Required Qualification:
A minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Natural Sciences, Environmental Science, Water Resources Management and Natural Resources Management with 3 years working Experiences; Excellent communication and facilitation skills; Excellent organizational and time management skills required to meet deadlines; Ability to work independently and as part of a team; Strong knowledge in Computer programs; Willing to travel extensively within and outside the Region;
How to Apply
Applications must include a Cover Letter and complete CV with full contact details of three referees and should be addressed to the Fluman Resources Manager through by Friday 09th November 2018 at 4:30 pm. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and the interviews will take place in Dar es Salaam. WWF is an equal opportunity Organization.