Job Description

WAJIBU – Institute of Public Accountability was founded in 2015 with the purpose of fostering an environment that supports transparency, accountability and good governance in the management of public funds in the country. WAJIBU is a Non-Governmental Organization (with Registration Number 00NGO/R2/00056) registered under the Non-Governmental Organizations Act No.24 of 2002 (as amended in 2019).

WAJIBU is looking for a competent Research and Policy Analyst and Citizen Engagement and Capacity Building Officer to work in its Program and Research Department to support various donor-funded projects and the overall activities being done in the department. Applicants for the post should be persons of high integrity, creativity; self-motivated, strong analytical skills with good communication skills, as well as being proficient in Kiswahili and English Languages. For more information and specific requirements of each position please visit WAJIBU’s website www.wajibu.ot.tz:

TITLE: Research and Policy Analyst Officer (1 position)

PROGRAM/ DEPARTMENT: Research and Program

REPORTS TO (Title Only): Research and Program Manager

SUPERVISES: n/a

DUTY STATION: Dar es Salaam

JOB SUMMARY

Reporting to the Research and Program Manager, the Research and Policy Analyst conducts research, surveys and analyses; compiles and organizes data; and uses new and existing data sources to prepare, enter, arrange and display data in a meaningful and useful manner to support the program and business development functions at WAJBU. Under the direction of the Research and Program Manager, the Analyst will prepare policy studies, papers and other written communications on a variety of topics of importance to research- intensive advocacy work.

HOW TO APPLY:

Candidates who see themselves as accountable, with the necessary integrity, confidence and competency should lodge their applications ELECTRONICALLY THROUGH THE EMAIL ADDRESSES BELOW, enclosing the following:

  1. An application letter showing how they meet the requirements of this post,
  2. Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (not more than 4 pages),
  3. Certified copies of original certificates and awards to support his/her credentials,
  4. Necessary documentation to support the five years’ experience requirement
  5. Contact address including telephone number(s)and email address(s),
  6. Names and full addresses of two (2) professional related referees.

WAJIBU is an Equal Opportunity Employer