Job Vacancies at The Tanzania Roads Association (TARA) - Various Posts


The Tanzania Roads Association (TARA) is a non-governmental organisation established in 1994 with the mission of promoting and advocating for better and safer roads in Tanzania. The association is comprised of individuals and organisation with interest in the roads sector. TARA is currently looking for an individual with requisite skills and experience to fill the following vacant positions below....


Reporting to the Hon. Secretary, the Administrative Assistant shall be responsible for day to day management of TARA office in Dar es Salaam as a matter of routine and carry out such other duties as may be assigned by the Hon. Secretary from time to time. Specific duties shall include handling of all TARA documentations, circulation of TARA bulletin to members and other stakeholders, maintain and update members register under the direction of the Hon. Secretary, follow-up payments of membership fees, maintenance of petty cash register for day to day operations.
The incumbent shall be a degree or diploma holder in office management or related field, with at least five years’ experience on similar position. Good interpersonal skills and past experience in working in multicultural environment. Basic skills in book-keeping and proficiency in use of Microsoft office computer applications will be added advantage. Specific Job Description is available on TARA Website

Reporting to the Honorary Secretary, the Programme Officer shall be responsible for organising and managing all programmes organised by TARA including seminars, training courses, workshops and the Annual Roads Convention. He/She will also be responsible for producing the one-page Weekly Bulletin of TARA as a matter of routine.

The incumbent shall be a graduate in transport related or social science disciplines with at least five years’ experience in similar assignment. He/She must have good interpersonal skills with good command of English language and ability to work under tight timelines. Specific Job Description is available on TARA Website

Attractive remuneration commensurate with experience and qualifications will be given to the right candidate.
Mode of Application:

Candidates with requisite skills and experience are invited to apply in confidence by sending written applications (indicating your postal and email address and contact cell-phone) to the address below to be received not later than 04:00pm 15th June 2021. Applications sent by email must be in PDF format, preferably in compiled in single document. TARA will then shortlist the potential candidates and invite them by for oral interview.

Applications are to be sent to:

Honorary Secretary Tanzania Roads Association (TARA)
Msasani Tower, Wing B, 6th Floor, Off Kimweri Road, Msasani
P.O. Box 2028, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.
The deadline for submitting the application is 15th June, 2021.