Norwegian Church Aid (NCA)Website
Norwegian Church Aid (NCA)Website
Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) is a Norwegian non-governmental and development organization working to promote Social Justice, Human Rights and Economic Justice for poor communities. NCA has its foundations based in the congregation of churches in Norway, whose efforts are dedicated towards eradicating poverty, its causes and social deprivation. In Tanzania, NCA works in collaboration with local faith based partners.
From 2015 – 2018 Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) has been managing a Norwegian government grant for Haydom Lutheran Hospital (HLH) in Manyara Region. NCA has just signed an agreement with Norad to manage a new 4-year grant for HLH. The overall goal of the grant is to sustain the quality, accessibility, and affordability of health care services to the communities served by HLH whilst supporting the hospital to transition toward institutional and financial sustainability. In addition to grants management, NCA is supporting the hospital with capacity development in the following areas: a) Clinical Services Monitoring, b) Health Sector Policy Advocacy, c) Hospital governance reform, d) Hospital leadership and management, and e) Replication of HLH innovations in Safer Births in the catchment area, nationally and other relevant NCA Country Programs in Africa. To deliver on these sub-project priorities, NCA will need to facilitate support from relevant expertise and networks. This includes, but is not limited to, support from Christian Social Service Commission (CSSC).
NCA is looking for a structured and result-oriented person with very good programme management skills and academic background and/or working experience in health policy, financing, management in Tanzania. Some knowledge of social protection and gender programming is an advantage. The selected candidate will coordinate implementation of the Norad grant agreement and facilitate implementation of the sub-project agreement between HLH and NCA.
The right candidate will also be able to support the Norwegian Church Aid work under a new Fighting Inequality Programme 2020-2022, which focuses on Tax Funded Social Protection through Universal Health Coverage.
The selected candidate must be available for travel on short notice and travel between 70-90 days per year.
The duty station is Mikocheni, Dar es Salaam.
An attractive compensation package based on performance and consummate with the responsibility will apply to the successful candidate.
Please submit your application to the address firstname.lastname@example.org. Only electronic applications are considered. In the subject line of your email, please state clearly which position you apply for. The application should consist of a brief motivation letter and CV, compiled into one document of maximum 4 pages.
The document name should start with your name and include which position you apply for. E.g.<Gasper Mdee – Program Officer>. Certificates are not of interest at this stage, but should be brought to 2nd round of interviews. Applications failing to meet these requirements or sent to other email addresses will not be considered. If you do not hear from us, please consider your application unsuccessful. Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) reserves the right not to make an appointment/contact. Application deadline is 1 August 2019.More Jobs From This Company