APHFTA Job Vacancy Application Details

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All Eligible and Interested applicants should apply online for the available position before the recruitment application deadline as published here on Ugportal.com.

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Details of APHFTA Vacancy Positions & How to Apply.

Introduction and Background Information

APHFTA is an Umbrella Organization of the Private (Self-Sustaining) Health Sector in Tanzania established in 1994. It serves as a public forum for the private health sector and provides a comprehensive array of advocacy, administrative, knowledge-sharing, and networking products and services to the Health Sector, linking the healthcare service to the community and thereby contributing towards poverty alleviation. Over the years, APHFTA has engaged the health sector in the delivery of public health goods under the Ministry of Health Community Development Gender Elderly and Children, partnering to improve the quality of care in the health sector and achieving the objectives of the Health Sector Strategic Plans and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Recently, USAID issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) soliciting proposals from qualified applicants for implementation of USAID Sustainable Access for Expanded Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Services (SAFE VMMC) Project. SAFE-VMMC project aims to expand access to a high-quality biomedical intervention with lifelong effect, which averts new HIV infections among young boys and men. USAID intends to support the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender Elderly and Children and the private sector to deliver high quality, safe medical male circumcision in a culturally acceptable context. SAFE-VMMC will be implemented in Tabora, Singida, Morogoro, Iringa and Njombe regions.

APHFTA is looking for qualified, experienced, and interested individuals to apply for the positions of the SAFE-VMMC Chief of Party and Finance and Administration Director. Successful applicants’ credentials will form an integral part of APHFTA’s proposal.


Desired Competence

♦ Master’s Degree (in Business, Finance, Economics or related field

♦ Demonstrated success in managing finances for organizations with multi-million-dollar annual budgets

♦ CPA (T), ACCA or any related professional qualification

♦ Demonstrated experience managing and supervising teams

♦ Seven (7) years’ experience in financial management of USG-funded projects valued at least US$10 Million in Sub-Saharan Africa

♦ Expertise in USG cost principles, rules, regulations and their application in decisionmaking

♦ Demonstrated experience supporting and working with project technical staff to ensure resources are used efficiently and to accurately account for expenditures

♦ Ability to communicate effectively in English and Swahili, both verbally and in writing

♦ Exceptional computer skills, particularly in Microsoft Excel, and experience using commercially available accounting software

♦ Demonstrated success in managing sub-grant including risk assessment and capacitybuilding for grant-worthiness.

 Roles and Responsibilities

Project Finance and Administration Director will be responsible for the overall financial management and administration of the Project including:

♦ Developing/reviewing, implementing and maintaining financial policies and procedures. Monitoring adherence including compliance with USG financial, procurement and asset management policies

♦ Ensuring compliance with USG financial and accounting procedures, rules and regulations.

♦ Leading budget development, financial reporting, monitoring Project expenditures and maintaining financial record keeping systems.

♦ Monitoring project financial holding requirements to ensure adequate availability of cash to meet the Project obligations and commitments including liquidation of advances

♦ Being responsible for sub-contractor management, monitoring and compliance and will provide capacity development and technical support to sub-contractors to strengthen their financial management systems and ensure strong management of sub-agreements.

♦ Provision of guidance, monitoring and support to project team, including procurement for goods and services, logistical support for local and international travel (including expense reports) for staff and consultants, contracts development and management and maintenance of office inventory.

♦ Ensuring that USG resources are appropriately directed to project priorities and are in line with project work plans. This position will also oversee administrative procedures for the project and ensure Project actions are in compliance with USG and APHFTA regulations including procurement, travel, human resources and other administrative policies.

♦ Reviewing financial reports of sub-grantees, whenever applicable, and ensure that expenditures are in line with the budget and in compliance with donor regulations.

♦ Any other assignment that will be given by the Chief of Party

 Method of Application

Instructions to interested applicants

♦ Submit your updated detailed CV (Max. five pages in Ms. Word), with a letter of commitment declaring your intent to take up the position should APHFTA be awarded the contract to implement SAFE VMMC. The letter must state your availability for work in the project including start date and proposed length of tenure.

♦ List of three referees with their current contacts

Deadline of Submission

The Expression of Interest must be in English and should be submitted electronically and addressed to:

Chief Executive Officer,

Association of Private Health Facilities in Tanzania (APHFTA),

01 Lumumba/Makamba Street,

P.O. Box 13234, Da Es Salaam- Tanzania

E-mail: [email protected]

The closing date is Wednesday, 4th March 2020 at 12:00 East African Time. Interested applicants should ensure that Expression of Interest are delivered timely and to the correct address as indicated above. In case of late submission, the application will not be considered for evaluation.

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