2 New Job Opportunities at Relief to Developing Society (REDESO) – Various Posts


Relief to Development Society (REDESO) is a Tanzanian National Non-Governmental Organization dully registered under the Society Ordinance of 1954 with registration number S.O. No. 9459.
The organization is engaged in Humanitarian and Community Development projects implemented under the humanitarian to development nexus concept. In the areas of our operation, Local Government has been always one of our key partners.

REDESO invites interested qualified and competent personnel to join REDESO team to undertake the project to the strengthening of Programme Unit for the following position below….

Project Officer, Environmental Education (1 Post)
 Kasulu/Kibondo – Kigoma
Reports to: Programme Coordinator
Job summary
Environment education officer will be responsible in raising awareness in environmental conservation in refugees and host community. S/he will also deal in managing and supervising environmental education activities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Environmental Science, Agriculture, Plants Science, and Conservation Biology, Ecology, Environmental Management, Forestry and Geography.

Working Experience and Skills

  • At least 3 years working experience in humanitarian, emergency and development context.
  • Commitment to, and enthusiasm for, environmental conservation and sustainable development.
  • The ability to communicate effectively in written materials as well as presentations, workshops and guided walks.
  • Interpersonal skills and an ability to relate to people of all ages.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • The ability to work in a team but also on your own initiative.
  • Desire and commitment to serve vulnerable groups particularly the refugees.

Key responsibilities

  • Design and coordinate environmental education awareness programs activities within refugee camp and host community.
  • Assist Project Manager and other project team to ensure the sustainability of environmental protection interventions.
  • Assist the Project Manager with the strategic review and development of REDESO’s environmental education programs within the camp and in host communities

Senior Social Counsellor (1 Post)
: Dar Es Salaam
Reports to: Senior Programme Manager
Job summary
Senior Social Counsellor will provide psychological and mental counselling to Persons of Concern. S/he will also act as a link between REDESO and PoC in all social interventions such as the provision of food, housing and all travel arrangements.

Minimum qualifications, Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor Degree in Social Work specialized in counselling.
  • Minimum of 4 years working experience.
  • Experience in working with refugee population will be an added advantage.
  • Ability to use basic computer packages (Word, Excel, and Internet).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Good report writing skills.


  • Perform counselling to Persons of Concern (PoC).
  • Serve as a link between REDESO and PoC through social interventions.
  • Participating in development and submission of sector budget.
  • Participating in planning and implementation of program activities.
  • Coordinate with Senior M & E Manager to organize data entry and analysis of monthly activities and achievements in the regular monitoring process.
  • Liaise with Senior M & E Manager to prepare Counselling Indicators Report, Monthly Data Reports.
  • Compile and timely submission of monthly, mid-year and annual counselling reports.

Note: REDESO is an equal opportunity employer. Women are highly encouraged to apply.

Method of Application

All interested candidates should submit their applications via email: recruitment@redeso.or.tz or redeso-hq@redeso.or.tz before Friday 24th December, 2021.
We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organization.
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Application received after the deadline shall not be considered.

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