Consumer Protection Officer II – Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
i. Investigating misleading, deceptive market conducts and unfair business
practices;
ii. Assisting the Head in the enforcement of relevant parts of the FCA;
iii. Receiving and acting on complaints from consumers;
iv. Collaborating with national, regional and international organizations in
protecting consumers;
v. Assisting the Head in promoting fair trade between the consumer and the
supplier of goods or service provider;
vi. Educating consumers about their rights and obligations;
vii. Developing and implementing consumer redress mechanisms;
viii. Assisting in enforcing product recalls and issuance of warning notices to
the public on product safety;
ix. Conducting inquiries, studies and researches on Consumer issues; and
x. Performing any other duties as assigned by the Head of Department from
time to time.

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s Degree either in Law, Consumer Protection, Commerce,
Economics or Business Administration from any recognized university.
Possession of computer knowledge is an added advantage.

REMUNIRATION
Attractive remuneration package in accordance with Institute’s salary scale
FCCGSS – 6

GENERAL CONDITIONS
i. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania of not more than 45 years of age;
ii. Applicants must attach an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contacts;
postal address/post code, e-mail and telephone numbers;
iii. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement;
iv. Applicants must attach their certified copies of the following certificates;
Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates;•
Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts;•
Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates;•
Birth certificate.•
v. Attaching copies of the following certificates is strictly not accepted
Form IV and form VI results slips;•
Testimonials and all Partial transcripts.•
vi. Applicants employed in the Public Service should route their application letters
through their respective employers;
vii. Applicants who have/were retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should
not apply;
viii. Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts;
ix. Certificates from foreign examination bodies for Ordinary or Advanced level education
should be verified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA) and
National Council for Technical Education (NACTE);
x. Certificates from foreign Universities should be verified by The Tanzania Commission
for Universities (TCU);
xi. Applicants with special needs/case (disability) are supposed/advised to indicate;
xii. A signed application letters should be written either in Swahili or English and
Addressed to Secretary, Presidents Office, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat, 27
Bibi Titi Mohammed Road, P.O. Box 63100, Maktaba Complex, 11102 Dar Es Salaam.
xiii. Deadline for application is 19 October, 2017 and;
xiv. Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview;
xv. Presentation of forged certificates and other information will necessitate to legal
action;
NOTE: All applications must be sent through Recruitment Portal by using the
following address; http://portal.ajira.go.tz / and not otherwise (This address also
can be found at PSRS Website, Click ‘Recruitment Portal’)
SECRETARY
PUBLIC SERVICE RECRUITMENT SECRETARIAT

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