Research Coordinator at Shahidi wa Maji

Research Coordinator at Shahidi wa Maji

National Research Co-ordinator, Morogoro, Tanzania. Tsh 40,238,000 – 51,380,000  per annum commensurate with experience.

The successful candidate will be at the heart of efforts to strengthen accountability and evidence-based decision making for sustainable development.  We are seeking a Tanzanian with the experience, skills and confidence to co-ordinate this innovative, multi-stakeholder research programme, and to support the high-quality evidence generation and learning which is required.  The post-holder will be responsible for the successful co-ordination of the ‘Accountability for Water Action and Research Programme’ and will ensure that the initiative has impact and legacy for strengthening water sector governance and service delivery in Tanzania.  They will provide administrative and technical support to research partners and Professional Research Fellows in Tanzania to ensure high-quality research design, delivery, documentation and communication of results.  This initiative will further develop Shahidi wa Maji’s support role in facilitating partners to implement initiatives to improve governance for water security.

Closing date 21st February 2020. Further details and candidate pack here.

How to apply
All correspondence should be sent to with ‘National Research Coordinator – Shahidi wa Maji’ in the subject line. Please provide a CV and cover letter in ONE single document. The cover letter should be no more than two pages long, must explain why you want to work in this position, and should clearly set out how your skills and experience make you a good fit. Please also attach to your email a SINGLE example of your written work which best demonstrates your writing capabilities. This should be a recent, pre-existing report or paper of which you are the primary author.

Applications which do not meet these specifications will not be considered.