Head Of Programmes at WaterAid October, 2023

Job Title: Head Of Programmes

Location: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline: 3rd November, 2023


WaterAid’s vision is a world where everyone, everywhere has clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene. These things should be a normal part of life for every person. WaterAid is a place for inspiring, stimulating work and we need passionate, creative and hardworking people who want to use their skills to help make a positive difference in the world. At WaterAid, you’ll be encouraged and empowered to be yourself at your very best.

We are looking for people who share a commitment to our vision. We are looking for people with an appreciation and respect for different people and ideas, and the energy and expertise to help tackle the most important challenges. In return, you can expect to get inspiration from the change you help make happen, a sense of belonging, and the feeling of being part of a global community. WaterAid Tanzania seeks to recruit dynamic people to fill the following vacancies to play a vital role in our mission to make clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene normal for everyone, everywhere by 2030.

The position plays a vital role in strategic planning, system thinking, representation in the sector, demonstrating political and contextual analysis for adaptive programming and visionary to anticipate WASH future trends whilst strategically leading and guiding WaterAid to influence change in the sector.

S/he is responsible for program planning and design, partner support, and oversight of program quality including adherence to WaterAid technical standards, and donor guidelines, while fostering innovation to improve effectiveness and impact. This will include contributing to strategic business development leading start-ups and new programs, and working to draw in the resources and expertise required for success.

The Head of Programs is a member of the Senior Management Team and reports directly to the Country Director. The Incumbent will work with various stakeholders including programme, thematic heads, Regional and global colleagues, and policy teams alongside our partners.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in these positions and have the right skills and attributes, download the job description and application form. Send your job application form to  wateraidtz@wateraid.org   stating the title of the applied post in the subject line by the 3rd of November 2023. Only candidates shortlisted for interviewing will be contacted within one week of the closing date for applications