Job Opportunity, Public Financial Management Specialist
Summary of Assigment:
The Public Financial Management Specialist and its project team members will support the Government of Tanzania to implement a range of PFM reforms at the central, regional and local government levels affecting 26 regions and 188 local government authorities in the following priority areas: i) revenue management; ii) budgeting and planning; iii) budget execution, transparency and accountability iv) budget control and oversight. Experts will be embedded inside Tanzanian government institutions to deliver ongoing on-the-job TA in these priority areas to GoT counterparts
The Public Financial Management Specialist will have:
Minimum 7 years’ of experience in public sector planning, budgeting, revenue and taxation, accounting, public procurement, and internal and external audit at the central or local levels;
Post-graduate qualification in public finance or other relevant field;
Demonstrated experience delivering institutional strengthening assistance to national and/or sub-national entities in public financial management;
Demonstrated experience designing PFM training materials or manuals;
Work experience in Tanzania;
Professional fluency in English.
The Public Financial Management Specialist will preferably have:
Experience training local government staff;
Master’s degree in public finance or other relevant field;
Strong, demonstrable knowledge of the Tanzanian public sector context;
Work experience on DFID or African Development Bank projects.
All candidates wishing to be considered for the Public Financial Management Specialist position are to apply through http://www.cowater.com/job-listings/. Candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
We thank all applicants, however only those making the shortlist will be contacted.