Thursday, June 11, 2015

Principal Human Resources Officer -TRA

TRA would like to recruit dynamic experienced and qualified personnel to fill vacant positions in the Research & Policy, Human Resources & Administration and Board Secretariat & Legal Services Departments. Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified Tanzanians for the following position:

Position: Principal Human Resources Officer

Purpose of the Job
To manage the human resources function in relation to the objectives and strategic goals of the TRA corporate plan.

Major Activities of the Job

      i.        Assist in planning, organizing, directing and budgeting for human resources


     ii.        Assist in the recruitment process.

    iii.        Provide advice on disciplinary matters, staff welfare, promotion and remuneration.

   iv.        Handle employees’ disputes, grievances and recommends action.

    v.        Co-ordinate and participate in staff performance appraisal.

   vi.        Maintain staff inventory (staff profile, age pattern, disposition, seniority list etc.)

  vii.        Advise and interpret Scheme of Service, Staff Regulations and Code of Conduct.

 viii.        Oversee the processing of employees terminal benefits and compensations.

   ix.        Provide advice on staff training and development, and organizational development.

    x.        Co-ordinate and identify training needs, and implement the approved training programmes.

   xi.        Assist in Human Resources Planning and the preparation of Succession Plan.

  xii.        Perform any other duties assigned by the Supervisor.

Minimum Job Requirements.


      i.        Advanced Diploma or University Degree in Business Administration, Human

Resources, Public Administration or its equivalent;

     ii.        Masters Degree in Business Administration ,Public Administration,

Human Resources Management from a recognised Institution;

    iii.        Training on Labour Laws or Performance management or Human Resources Information Systems or human resources development will be an added advantage.


Five (5) years of relevant experience.

Key Competences.

                        i.        Leadership and Team Building.

                       ii.        Strategic Focus and Managing Change.

                      iii.        Managing Performance and Accountability.

                     iv.        Problem Solving and Decision Making.

                      v.        Integrity.

                     vi.        Computer Literacy.


An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidates.


The application should be submitted online by 25th June 2015. Applicants who will not be contacted should regard themselves unsuccessful.

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