Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Civic and Voters Education Field Officers (200 positions)

Project Title:     2015 Tanzania Democracy Support Project (2015 TDSP)
Organization:    ACTIVIST International
Job Title:          Civic and Voters Education Field Officers (200 positions)
Salary:         Tsh 4,530,000/= for 3 Months
Job Type:          Contract/Short Term Contract

ACTIVIST international is a human right and democracy advocacy organization implementing a democracy and human right program in Africa titled Africa Democracy Program. Other programs implemented by Activist International are Gender Equality, Freedom of Speech, Young Leadership Support Program and Peace Program

ACTIVITS organization is implementing a Democracy and Human Right Program tittled  2015 Tanzania Democracy Support Project (TDSP), this project is aimed to create awareness and civic education to prospective voters and the general public of Tanzania before election and post-election at large. 2015 TDSP shall train intellectual youth and graduates who will help to provide free civic education to public aimed at sensitization and mobilization on their role in the upcoming general election as citizens

Civic and Voter Education Officers shall create a bridge between the project’s objectives and the targeted population by performing all the duties as illustrated in the job description below. Only the successful applicants shall be contacted for the job after verification, authentication and certification.

Position Description

·    Certificate, diploma and or bachelor in sociology, community development, education, public relation, marketing, economics and business, law and economic development.
·    Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply
·    All applicants must provide proof of computer  knowledge
·    Fluency  in Swahili and English, both written and spoken
·    Demonstrated ability to interact with persons from a variety of professional discipline
·    Superb knowledge of and practical experience with communities in rural and urban areas.
·    Able to provide strong leadership and representation with staff, donors, partners, European union and Ministry of constitution and law of Tanzania.
·     Planning and Organizing: Ability to establish priorities and to plan, organize, coordinate and monitor own work plan and provide advice and guidance to others
·    Troubleshooting: Ability to proactively solve problems
·    Teamwork: Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with subordinates and supervisors


·    Providing voter’s civic education to the target community
·    Distributing hard copies of the proposed constitution to the public
·    Working closely with the district and regional government in the provision of civic education to secondary schools, colleges and universities.
·    Support 2015 TDSP and counterparts in its efforts to improve civic/voter education strategies, its content and methodologies.
·    Support 2015TDSP management in procurement processes for civic/voter education related goods and services
·    Organizing awareness campaign outreach meetings in rural areas

Send your detailed CV to:  tdsp-recruitment@activist.com  best before 30th July, 2015.
Successful Candidates shall be informed via their application Emails

The Project Shall Commence on September 2015 to November 2015

ACTIVIST International
Tanzania Democracy Support Project (TDSP)
Box 7945, Mikocheni B. Dar es Salaam

After the selection of suitable candidates as per the presented CV’s successful candidates shall be required to present copies of their certificates to our legal consultant for vetting, screening and certification at their own costs.