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PROGRAM HEALTH MANAGER  at Tanzania Red Cross Society (TRCS)

Posted in NGO Jobs in Tanzania


Reporting to : Reports to the Director of Health Services.

Qualifications : Medical Doctor (MD), with a Public Health experience. Possession

of an MPH degree is of added advantage.

The individual will support and work with the TRCS health director to oversee the comprehensive refugee health services.

Roles and responsibilities:

Conduct monthly supportive supervision that involves
Sampled verification of medications in drug storage facilities which include Ngaraganza main drug warehouse, 9 health facilities of Nyarugusu refugee camp and 2 health facilities of Mtendeli camp.
Quality assurance (QA) and quality improvement (QI) of curative and reproductive health interventions in 9 health facilities of Nyarugusu and 2 health facilities of Mtendeli refugee camps
QA and QI of preventive and promotive health interventions in the refugee communities of Nyarugusu and Mtendeli camps
Ensure that all the capacity building of TRCS health care and incentive workers is based on

evidence-based learning approaches, quality facilitation and done in a cost-effective manner.

Support the TRCS health coordinators and reproductive health managers support facility and

community-based health care provision consistently per MOHCDGEC, SPHERE and UNHCR standards.

Ensure that all health-related expenditures are in line with approved donor and TRCS budget

lines and project documents.

Participate in all UNHCR, WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, WFP and Ministry of Health planning

sessions and meetings in Dar es Salaam and Dodoma to ensure the best interests of refugees are appropriately addressed.

Timely aggregate and prepare all monthly, quarterly and annual project reports, for submission to

the MOHCDGEC, TRCS, UNHCR, relevant donors and partners.

Analyze and share key findings from monthly, quarterly and annual reports, to ensure that

deviations from indicator targets are addressed in a timely manner.


Mode of Application: Interested candidates with the required qualifications and experience are advised to submit their application letters to the address mentioned below; together with detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) indicating names and contacts of at least three referees; certified copies of academic certificates; Birth Certificate or National ID or Passport (Provide only one document) and other relevant awards. 

Applications may be submitted directly by hand delivery to either TRCS Headquarter – Dar es Salaam Office;TRCS Kigoma Office; TRCS Ngaraganza Office – Kasulu District; TRCS Makere Office – Kasulu District, TRCS Kibondo – RFL Office and TRCS Mtendeli Office – Kakonko District. 

No applications will be received/considered through email or any other form of online submission. 

The deadline for submission is 24thJanuary 2020 by 16.00 Hrs

Only short listed candidates meeting the minimum set criteria will be invited for interview. If you do not hear from us within two weeks after the application deadline you should consider your application as unsuccessful. 

Tanzania Red Cross Society (TRCS) does not CHARGE A FEE at any stage of the recruitment process. 

All applications are free for all candidates and no one should give any payment or compensation during the recruitment process. Should the candidate be asked for any fee, he/she must report to TRCS – HR Department through Organizational Official Email: [email protected] 

The Secretary General, Tanzania Red Cross Society, Mwai Kibaki Road, Mikocheni B, Plot No. 53, Block ‘C’, P.O Box 1133, DAR ES SALAAM 

Tanzania Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer.