Job Opportunities at Social Action Trusted Fund (SATF) December 2O21

We are hiring… 

Social Action Trust Fund (SATF) has experience of more than 20 years in providing care 

and support services to most vulnerable children and address the impact resulted by 

HIV/ AIDS and poverty in Tanzania through working with registered local organizations

in Tanzania. Currently, SATF operates in 15 regions and 32 Districts of Tanzania 

Mainland. Our core interventions focus on four main OVC/MVC programing thematic 

areas which includes Education, Health, Child Protection and Household Economic 

Strengthening as per the national guidelines. 

SATF is looking for vibrant candidates to fill two openings – Program Operations 

Coordinator and Assistant Program Officer based in Dar es Salaam. 

1. Job title: Program Operations Coordinator 

Reports to: Program Manager

Summary of roles:

This position will be responsible for supporting the Program Manager on day-to-day 

duties, specifically in designing, planning and implementation of SATF MVC program 

across the four main thematic areas namely, Education, Health, Child Protection and 

Household Economic Strengthening. He/She will be responsible for coordinating

Technical and Programming Strategic trajectory, coordinating the annual work plan, 

and translating the workplan into day-to-day activities of the Implementing Partner’s

plans as well as ensuring quality implementation of planned activities.


• Coordinate the development of Annual Workplan and translate work plan into 

day-to-day operational plans,

• Liaise with the Program Manager to provide day to day technical guidance to 

Implementing Partners and ensure quality and adherence to SATF Technical 

guidelines and policies across all program’s thematic areas, 

• Proactively engage the department team in designing and developing guidelines, 

standard operating procedures for improving quality of service delivery to 


• Review technical/progressive reports submitted by Implementing Partners and 

provide timely feedback with data inputs from the Program Monitoring 


• With data inputs from the Program Monitoring Coordinator, prepare quarterly

and semi-annual narrative reports and submit to the Program Manager for review

and submission to the Management,

• Participate in resource mobilization initiatives through seeking funding

opportunities, providing inputs in writing proposals for funding and concept

notes for organizing fund raising events,

• Follow up on Government circulars, regulations and policies which have impact

on SATF programs,

• Work closely with the team to organize monthly and quarterly meetings with IPs

through (virtual) meetings,

• Perform any other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.


• A Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in, Social work or Sociology with at least 3

years’ experience in managerial or technical role,

• Demonstrated knowledge and skills in project cycle management, Project

Management certification is an added value,

• Good understanding of national guidelines and policies guiding OVC/MVC

programming in Tanzania,

• Track record of working with OVC/MVC programs with good understanding of

MVC core programing thematic areas ie Education and its related policies,

Health, Child Protection and Household Economic Strengthening,

• Good analytical skills and report writing,

• Good understanding of resource mobilization strategies including better skills

in writing proposals for fundraising,

• Excellent emotional intelligence able to maintain good relationship with fellow

staff, beneficiaries, donors, and Government stakeholders.

2. Job title: Assistant Program Officer

Reports to Program Monitoring Coordinator

Summary of roles

He/She will work under the leadership of Program Monitoring Coordinator and will be

responsible in providing a day-to-day support for smooth operations in the program



• Work closely with the Program Monitoring Coordinator to ensure Implementing

Partners have data collection tools and are reporting through SATF Database,

• Work closely with IPs and make follow up on technical implementation of planned 

activities and review technical/progressive reports submitted by Implementing 

Partners and provide timely feedback,

• Take lead by liaising with Finance Department to raise requisitions to ensure 

needed materials are procured and supplied to end users in line with planned 

budget, SATF policies and procedures,

• Coordinate program events such as trainings, meetings, and other related events 

by preparing logistics (invitations, venue, promotional materials, transport, 

accommodation etc),

• Manage WhatsApp group for University and college students and respond to 

their raised issues,

• Work closely with the program team in developing success stories, updating 

website and other promotional materials,

• Participate in program annual work planning and budgeting, 

• Perform any other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.


• A Bachelor’s degree in Sociology or Social work from accredited University.

• Track record of implementing projects related to Most Vulnerable Children is an 

added value

• Enthusiastic and passionate in working with Children and vulnerable members 

in the community.

• Fast learner with interest in Monitoring evaluation and research. 

• Flexible and committed hard worker who can work under pressure and produce 

required results. 

Mode of Application 

Send cover letter along with your CV of not more than three pages via email: before 10th of January 2022. Please note that, ONLY application 

received through email will be considered.



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