Jobs Vacancies at The International Executive Service Corps (IESC)


Job Summary The International Executive Service Corps (IESC) is a Washington, DC-based economic development, not-for-profit organization that provides technical assistance to public sector institutions and private sector companies around the world. IESC has contributed successfully to the growth and development of private enterprises in more than 130 countries since its inception in 1964. Within the Tanzanian context, IESC is the prime implementer of the Feed the Future Tanzania
Enabling Growth through Investment and Enterprise Program (ENGINE), launched in September 2016. ENGINE is a four-year initiative funded by USAID with the aim of streamlining and enhancing many of the regulatory, informational and financial channels that encourage domestic and foreign investment in the southern mainland agricultural regions of Mbeya, Morogoro, and Iringa, and in Zanzibar.
Job Description ENGINE works at the Local Government Authorities (LGAs) level, using a broad-based approach to engage with LGAs, private sector associations, business development service providers, financial institutions, and small and medium enterprises. The program’s activities are divided into three main components below:

1. Implement policies for growth: Build the capacity of the private sector to effectively dialogue with the government to set the policy agenda and improve the capacity of the public sector to implement policies.
2. Equip businesses for growth. Strengthen SMEs capacity and foster the growth and capacity of a sustainable market for business development services (BDS) in Tanzania.
3. Access to finance for growth. Broaden access to finance for small and medium- sized enterprises (SMEs) in all sectors, especially women and youth entrepreneurs and those working within agricultural value chains (excluding primary producers), to facilitate increased business viability, growth, and investment.

The ENGINE Program is seeking short-term consultants to provide technical support in the above-mentioned program areas under the following titles below:
Consultant 1: Food Security and Nutrition Policy
Assignment: To review and update the Zanzibar’s Food Security and Nutrition Policy (FSNP).
Location: Zanzibar

Consultant 2: Local Government Social Economic Profile
Assignment: To review and update the current Social Economic Profile for Morogoro Municipal Council to the acceptable standards.
Location: Morogoro.

Consultant 3: Institutional Development for the Nutrition Sector
Assignment: The objective of the assignment is to build the capacity of LGAs’ Multi-Sectoral Nutrition Steering Committees (MSNSCs) and Community Health Workers (CHWs) in Iringa MC, Mbeya CC and Morogoro MC to identify Agri-Nutrition Policy concerns.
Location: Mbeya, Iringa, Morogoro.

For more details of these Consultancies please send an email to request an in-depth Scope of Work to with the name of consultancy applied on the subject line of the email.
How to Apply?
Please manually apply for this job using the details below: Proposal Submission and Deadline
Interested Candidates are requested to submit their proposal and quotation via email with the name of consultancy applied on the subject line of the email by Midnight on February 27th 2020
Any request for clarification about this assignment shall be addressed by e-mail to