Job title: Deputy Head of Mission
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
  • Not for Profit and Charities
Job published: 13-03-2019
Job ID: 32153

Job Description


  • Actively participates and advises the Head of Mission in the analysis of the organization Context in the country;
  • Supports the management in matters related to security, contributing to the elaboration, the dissemination and the respect of security rules;
  • Under the supervision of the Head of Mission supervises administrative the day-to-day activities;
  • Contributes to the identification of the humanitarian needs and the definition of the mission overall strategies;
  • Follows the general, humanitarian, political and socio-economic situation in Dar es Salaam and Tanzania in general;
  • Represents the organization in Tanzania vis-à-vis the lower and middle level of local and national government authorities, military, police as well as the civil society in order to explain and facilitate organization activities;
  • Maintain and develops a network on interlocutors of other humanitarian actors and participates in coordinating meetings;
  • Supervises, plans and coordinates in a proactive manner the Cooperation with the organization and Communication programme.



  • University degree or equivalent qualification;
  • Overall 4-7 years professional experience and experience with organization or International Organisation an asset;
  • Good experience in Program Management;
  • Experience in managing a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural team;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (English, Kiswahili);