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Monday, 30 May 2016

Job Opportunities at North Star Alliance Tanzania, Application Deadline: 20 Jun 2016

JOB TITLE:SECURITY GUARDS
North Star Alliance is a public-private partnership that is establishing a network of roadside health clinics at major truck stops and border crossings in Africa. Roadside Wellness Centres (RWCs) offer a practical, low-barrier and low-cost response to the transmission of HIV and other
sexually transmitted infections (STI’s) among the transport industry and also provide diagnosis and treatment of other ailments. North Star is seeking for Security guards to provide services at the RWCs in Kyela – Kasumulu and Tunduma Tanzania.
 The position reports to the Site Coordinator.

 Duties and responsibilities

  • Patrol mobile clinics when out at “hot spots” during night shift to prevent and detect signs of intrusion
  • Identify potential risks for mobiles clinics
  • Investigate any disturbances
  •  Patrol area around when the vehicle is parked to prevent any security problems arising
  • Report incidents, problems or irregularities to the appropriate authority
  • Write reports of nightly activities and irregularities such as equipment or vehicle damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons or unusual occurrences
  • Patrol wellness clinics to prevent and detect signs of intrusion
  • Identify potential risks for wellness clinics
  • Investigate any disturbances
  • Report incidents, problems or irregularities to the appropriate authority
  • Write reports of activities and irregularities such as equipment or vehicle damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons or unusual occurrences

Requirements Minimum qualifications
Secondary education and Security training. Prior experience in working with the security company will be an added advantage.

Essential skills
The following skills are essential for this position:  Good communication skills – interpersonal skills to build rapport with community members, good listening skills, good problem –
solving skills,

Leadership skills
If you meet the above requirements please submit your application (cover letter, CV and copies of Certificates/testimonials), stating current
and expected remuneration to:

County Manager
North Star Alliance East Africa
P.O. Box 76987
Dar es Salaam

Physical address:
TACAIDS Building, Lithuli/Sokoine Drive Block No. 1 second floor.
Email edgar.mapunda@northstar-alliance.org and copy to earecruitement@northstar-alliance.org
www.northstar-alliance.org
On or before 20th June 2016

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JOB TITLE: SITE COORDINATOR
North Star Alliance is a public-private partnership that is establishing a network of roadside health clinics at major truck stops and border crossings in Africa. Roadside Wellness Centre’s (RWCs) offer a practical, low-barrier and low-cost response to the transmission of HIV and other
sexually transmitted infections (STI’s) among the transport industry and also provide diagnosis and treatment of other ailments. North Star is seeking for Site coordinator to provide services at the Roadside Wellness Centre’s in Kyela - Kasumulu boarder and Tunduma boarder Tanzania.

The position reports to the Country Manager.
 Duties and responsibilities

  • Monitor performance of team members to ensure efficiencies are achieved and services delivered
  • Motivate staff to maximize productivity  Take corrective action in the form of counseling and/or discipline when performance and behavior is not in accordance with the service requirements and code of conduct.
  • Monitor timekeeping and absenteeism
  • Handle staff problems and queries so that they are not escalated to senior management  Demonstrate leadership and conflict resolution skills  Mentor and coach subordinates  Identify training and development needs for staff members  Coach employees to ensure they have the skills to perform their job functions effectively  Give input into the recruitment and selection of staff members.  Organize outreach activities in collaboration with other partners and stakeholders.  Ensure continuous customer interaction; communication and feedback  Manage customer relationships with key decision makers within the customer’s organization
  • Champion the customer’s needs throughout the Company Monitor and control the usage of the mobile unit, equipment and medication 
  • Ensure the safety and integrity of the mobile unit, equipment and medication is maintained at all times. 
  • Oversee housekeeping to ensure the site and unit is kept clean and safe at all times Oversee the general administrative duties related to the day to day operations of the centre. 
  • Ensure adherence to information and reporting requirements of the centre by preparing and maintaining management reports, centre records, data and filing systems 
  • Monitor costs by analyzing cost allocations; identifying discrepancies and implementing cost saving strategies

Requirements

  • Degree in Social and community development or Public health or Project management or Public Administration.  Over 3 years’ experience in a reputable health institution/facility  Strong personality with good leadership skills  Ability to prepare timely reports  Excellent inter-personal, negotiation and communication skills  Proficient in English and local languages  IT literate (Word, Excel and internet)  Familiar with local structures.

If you meet the above requirements please submit your application (cover letter, CV and copies of Certificates/testimonials), stating current
and expected remuneration to:

County Manager
North Star Alliance East Africa
P.O. Box 76987
Dar es Salaam
Physical address:
TACAIDS Building, Lithuli/Sokoine Drive Block No. 1 second floor.
Email edgar.mapunda@northstar-alliance.org and copy to earecruitement@northstar-alliance.org www.northstar-alliance.org
On or before 20
th June 2016