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Call For Board Directorship Position

Are you looking for a unique and exciting leadership opening to put your strategic, legal, marketing, ICT, training and HR ability and expertise in the service of a great cause?

If you wish to assist organizations become successful through effective boards and ethical values and principles for better Tanzania, you are the one!


The Institute of Directors in Tanzania (loDT) is looking for candidates from diverse backgrounds to join its Board of Directors.

The loDT is the champion of effective corporate governance and best business practices in Tanzania. Its Board is its strategic heart to develop, orient and galvanize corporate leaders through training, advisory and networking to serve in the best interest of their stakeholders.


The right candidates will have the minimum of the following profile:

  1. General
  • An loDT member (or a commitment to qualify within 6 months of the appointment)
  • Commitment to the loDT mission,

values and objectives Meets the minimum requirements for a Board member as per the Companies Act plus relevant regulations and best practices in Tanzania.

Female candidates and/or those of diverse ethnicity are strongly advised to apply

  1. Experience

Previous experience on a board and equivalent status is an advantage.

  1. Expertise & Knowledge
  • Understanding of strategic issues in legal, strategic marketing, ICT, training or HR disciplines. Governance and Leadership issues especially in Legal, Marketing or HR disciplines.
  • Wide network especially in SMEs and family businesses is an added advantage.
  1. Skills
  • Ability to understand and scrutinize financial reports
  • Strategic planning skills Risk management skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Ability to operate as part of a team

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If you believe you have expertise and experience to match the requirements, submit a cover
email with abbreviated CV plus the necessary attachments to the Chair of the Board Nomination
Committee at cite your e-mail address and daytime telephone contact.

All applications will be selected on merit and only short listed candidates will be invited for interviews.

The deadline is set at I700hrs, 25™ August 2023