The primary responsibility of this position will be to ensure the successful implementation of IYF’s programs in Tanzania. This position will provide strategic leadership, ensuring successful delivery of IYF Tanzania programs for intended results and spearheading the growing program portfolio, while infusing a strong culture of planning, coordination and learning. Duties include overseeing program and office operations; leading development of a country strategy; providing input into the design and delivery of the program activities; and supporting staff to effectively execute programs.
The Country Director will be based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The ideal candidate will be a leader who is committed to international development and driven by results; passionate about promoting a values-driven work environment dedicated to youth economic opportunity; and has demonstrated experience successfully leading youth development programs and teams in Tanzania and/or internationally.