Project Manager – 2 Posts at Institute of Accountancy Arusha (IAA) | May 2024

Application deadline closed.

Job Description


The Institute of Accountancy Arusha is a parastatal academic institution offering Undergraduate and Postgraduate training programs. It is established by the Institute of Accountancy Arusha Act No.1 of 1990 and is located at Njiro Hill, seven kilometers Southern-East of Arusha City.

Vision Statement 

To be an exemplary center of excellence in modern business management training, research and consultancy services.

Mission Statement

To provide high quality, competence-based training and offer research and consultancy services through applied technology.

The Institute of Accountancy Arusha is inviting competent and qualified applicants to apply for the following positions at Arusha and Babati Campus:

PROJECT MANAGER – 2 POSTS (1 Arusha and 1 Babati)

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Shall be the project manager of construction related works
  • Issue performance and completion certificates in collaboration with implementation team
  • Organize site meetings and prepare report
  • Prepare schedule of materials
  • Work with PMU and ensure timely delivery of material and labor
  • Report to managements on construction matters
  • Minimize construction cost and ensure value for money is attained all the time of the project
  • Manage technical team and other implementing team members
  • Ensure high level of compliance, work closely with government agencies and other stakeholders
  • Manage BOQ and other necessary documents related to construction
  • Prepare budget related to construction
  • Work within force account guideline for project implementation
  • Experience in preparing technical documents for procurement solicitations as per Engineering Section requirements.
  • Prepare structural calculations and specifications for above ground and undergrounds structure in reinforced concrete, steel, wood, masonry, and stone.
  • Analyzes project proposals to ensure technical feasibility and to ensure that project objectives are attainable within prescribed resources.
  • Implement construction project using force account
  • Must hold a Bachelor degree in Architect, Quantity Survey or Engineering from any recognized institution.
  • Must be a professional registered Engineer by Engineering Registration Board.
  • Project management skills and use of force account approach will give an added advantage.
  • Must be conversant with Microsoft projects for programming.
  • Master’s degree and project management skills will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of force account guideline and implementation is desirable.

Working Experience

  • Must have proven evidence of work experience in Construction industry;
  • At least three (03) years’ experience in a busy Civil Engineering firm;

Nature of Employment – Contract

General Conditions to Interested Applicants

  •  All applicants must be citizens of Tanzania
  • Applicants must attach up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) bearing reliable contacts, postal address, email address and accessible, reliable mobile phone numbers and three reputable referees.
  • All applications must be attached with relevant copies of academic certificates & transcripts – Form IV & VI certificates, Birth certificate.
  • Form IV result slips, partial testimonials or partial result slips are strictly not accepted
  • Certificates from foreign examination bodies and universities should have been authenticated by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA) and TCU
  • All attachment should be in one PDF document.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be informed on the date for interview.
  • Application letters and documents should be sent through Email.
  • All applicants are encouraged to apply according to their specific region

All applications should be directed to:



Through email:

Deadline for applications is 20th May, 2024 at 04:00 pm