Our vision: A sustainable and just world free from poverty.
Our mission: To strengthen the capacity of member-based, democratic organizations to enable women and men in poverty to improve their living conditions, defend their rights, and contribute to a just society.
Job vacancy with We Effect: Program Officer – Tanzania
Are you ambitious, self-driven and results oriented? Are you motivated working for an organization which upholds equality for all and works to change the situation of people living in poverty?
If this description fits you the position as a program officer will suit you. The job is a full time position on fixed term contract for a period of one year with good possibilities of extension subject to availability of funding. The position will be based Dares Salaam.
Please read further information on the position (PDF)
About We Effect
We Effect is a development organization founded in 1958 by the cooperative movement in Sweden. We work in more than 20 countries in Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, Africa and collaborate mainly with member-based organization’s consisting of women and men who live in poverty to fight for their rights and adequate living conditions. We Effect mission is to empower people living in poverty so that they have more influence over their own lives and communities. We Effect therefore embraces the cooperative movement’s values and focus on sustainability through membership-based democracy, long-term economic thinking, social responsibility and transparency. The right to own/control land, access to financial services, and environmental sustainability in an ecological balance with equal rights for women and men, girls and boys, permeate our development work.
Our regional office for Eastern Africa is based at Lower Kabete Road in Nairobi and covers Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania through four programmes namely; Rural Development, Financial Inclusion, Housing and Habitat and Gender Equality.
So far we have managed our programmes in Tanzania via the Regional Office in Nairobi – but with the ambition to increase our work and visibility in Tanzania we are now recruiting a Program Officer -Tanzania who will report to the Rural Development Regional Program Coordinator
The position is open only for Tanzanian nationals.
How to apply
Send your curriculum Vitae to and Answer the questions in the application form (PDF). Send your CV and answers to RecruitmentRoea@weeffect.org before July 19th 2017 by 4.30pm. The heading of your e-mail should be Program Officer-Tanzania
Candidates who will not FILL the form will automatically be disqualified.