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Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG Global exciting vacancies for (External) Senior Specialist and (External) Junior Specialist in Dar Es Salaam, TZ (multi-location)-2020

Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG Global has vacancies for (External) Senior Specialist and (External) Junior Specialist in Dar Es Salaam, TZ (multi-location). Today’s complex global problems require new solutions. Comprised of Dalberg Advisors, Dalberg Capital, Dalberg Design, Dalberg Data Insights and Dalberg Research

1.(External) Senior Specialist

Job Title: (External) Senior Specialist
Business/Department: Dalberg Advisors
Job Category: Consulting
Location: Dar Es Salaam, TZ (multi-location)
Closing Date:11 Sep 2020
Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG Global-About You

You are global development leader and you thrive tackling global issues, from malnutrition to climate change to economic growth, ensuring no population is left behind. You enjoy leading high-performing teams that drive the delivery of innovative and results-oriented solutions for clients, by proposing problem-solving and creating tailored frameworks that address client challenges. You excel in solving problems using clear strategic and creative thinking, and you want to put your skills to work – transforming organizations that fund change around the world. You are a committed self-starter with experience as a ‘top-performer’ at a leading international management consultancy firm, a passion for international development, and an entrepreneurial spirit.

Dalberg Senior Specialists live and work around the world, creating a network of global perspectives anchored by local experience in our offices in Africa, Latin America, North America, Europe and Asia. Dalberg combines ground-level insight with experience from top-tier professional services firms and leading academic institutions to create actionable solutions to the world’s most pressing issues.

Typical qualifications for a Senior Specialist:
  • At least 2 years of managing high-performing teams in a problem-solving, analytical environment.
  • Prior management experience with 8-10 years of deep technical experience in development- or business-related sectors
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience framing and analyzing evidence-based solutions to strategic challenges
  • Strong analytical abilities, both quantitative and qualitative
  • Ability to present information in a concise, insightful and structured manner, both in written and oral
  • Demonstrated initiative and capacity to perform well in an entrepreneurial atmosphere
  • Bachelor’s in business administration or bachelor’s in public administration/policy from a top university; master’s or PhD a plus
  • A passion for international development, typically evidenced by a strong interest and prior exposure to global issues such as economic development, global health, education or the environment
  • Experience living and working in different cultures; time spent in developing countries strongly preferred
  • Sensitivity to the political and cultural environments of international public agencies or similar complex environments
  • Strong regional/in-country networks preferred
  • Demonstrated fluency in English and Swahili languages in speaking and writing; proficiency with other languages is a plus
What You Will Do and How You Will Grow

Senior Specialists are resourceful team leaders who manage the critical thinking and analytical horsepower that drives teams.  As the link between junior team members and Dalberg management, Senior Specialists deliver creative ideas and results for our clients worldwide.

With a combination of analytical skills and social acumen, Senior Specialists are savvy communicators who simplify complex findings, develop insightful recommendations, and structure communications that promote constructive dialogues with diverse stakeholders in the public sector, private sector, civil society, and international communities.

Responsibilities:
  • Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG Global-Take accountability for the quality of client deliverables
  • Take a leadership role in building and managing the firm
  • Manage relationships with clients and other stakeholders, often serving as the first point of contact for content questions and logistics
  • Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG Global-Provide guidance to team members at all stages of the project; maintain responsibility for project budgets and timelines
  • Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG Global-Develop and maintain client relationships and contribute to thought leadership initiatives in order to generate new business engagements
  • Actively contribute to Dalberg’s firm-building initiatives
About Our Clients

Our clients come to us with some of the most difficult global problems, seeking solutions where the obvious ones have failed. We are entrepreneurs and innovators, designers and creative problem solvers, thinkers, and doers who supply new ideas, drawing from a deep base of knowledge that cuts across sectors and geographies and is growing every day.

We partner with and serve communities, governments, and companies throughout the world. Some of our recent clients include foundations such as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, corporations such as Pepsi and Vodafone, multilateral institutions such as the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank, UN Agencies such as UNICEF and the UNEP, and government agencies such as DFID and the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency.

Join Our Team

This opportunity is in our Dalberg Dar es Salaam office.

Please submit your application at our Career Centre, by  September 11, 2020. Your application should include a resume and cover letter. During the same recruitment period, please only apply to one position at Dalberg. 

Candidates selected for interviews will be invited for a number of interviews to test analytical and conceptual thinking skills through consulting case questions, and to discuss interests and experience.

Note:

  • The recruited candidates will play an advisory role on any projects within their area of expertise, while shadowing a Senior Project Manager, playing an apprenticeship role alongside the Project Directors, and receiving Technical Coaching to hone their consulting skillset.

 

  • Employment in the Dalberg Dar es Salaam office is conditional on the candidate having or obtaining the requisite authorization to work and live in Tanzania.

2.(External) Junior Specialist

Job Title:(External) Junior Specialist
Business/Department: Dalberg Advisors
Job Category: Consulting
Location:Dar es Salaam, Africa (multi-location)
Closing Date:11 Sep 2020

 

Typical qualifications for a Junior Specialist

  • Bachelor’s in business administration or bachelor’s in public administration/policy from a top university; master’s or PhD a plus
  • 4-5 years of deep technical experience in a development- or business-related sector
  • Strong analytical abilities, both quantitative and qualitative
  • Ability to present information in an insightful and structured manner, both written and oral
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and coach/ manage junior team members where required
  • Exposure to global issues such as economic development, global health, education or the environment
  • Professionalism and demonstrated experience working with senior officials in the public and/ or private sector
  • Experience living and working in different cultures, time spent in developing countries strongly preferred
  • Sensitivity to the political and cultural environments of international public agencies or similar complex environments
  • Strong regional/in-country networks preferred
  • Demonstrated fluency with English and Swahili languages in speaking and writing; proficiency with other languages is a plus
What You Will Do and How You Will Grow

Junior Specialists provide the critical thinking and analytical horsepower that drive our teams. Junior Specialists own work streams, apply problem-solving frameworks, and conduct rigorous analyses to answer some of the most challenging questions in development today.  With a combination of analytical skills and social acumen, Junior Specialists simplify complex findings, develop insightful recommendations, and structure communications that promote constructive dialogues with diverse stakeholders in the public sector, private sector, civil society, and international communities.

Dalberg is a platform for change. Our staff is empowered to start new programs, institute best practices, and develop traditions that will define the Dalberg experience for years to come.

Responsibilities:

  • Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG GlobalLead research and complex analyses on key development-related topics
  • Develop and deliver structured communication to clients
  • Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG GlobalCoach junior team members
  • Jobs in Tanzania-DALBERG GlobalContribute to developing our partnership with clients and peer organizations
  • Actively contribute towards Dalberg’s firm-building initiatives

 

 

 

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