Tanzania Cotton Board is a regulatory body established under the
Cotton Industry Act No. 2 of 2001 whose functions are provision of
regulatory, development and promotion services to the cotton industry in
Tanzania. The Board is looking for qualified, young and dynamic
Tanzanian to fill in the following vacant position under contractual
COTTON CLASSER (6 Posts)
Duties and Responsibilities:
Cotton Classer II shall be assigned to study under specific
guidance from a qualified Cotton Classer tfor a period of one month.
Qualifications and Experience Required
• Holder of a good agricultural diploma or Bachelor Degree in
agricultural science or equivalent qualification from a recognized
• The candidate must have good communication skills
• Fluent in English and Kiswahili
• Must be computer literate
• Self-motivated individual
• Team Player
DUTY STATION: Shinyanga
The remunerations shall be according to the Board's Scheme of Service
i) Applicants must attach an up to date current Curriculum Vitae
(CV) having reliable contact postal address, email address and telephone
ii) Applicants must attach their detailed relevant certified copies of Academic certificates as follows:
• First Degree certificates
• Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates
• Birth Certificate
iii) Form IV and Form VI result slips are strictly not accepted.
Presentation of forged academic certificates and other information in
the CV will necessitate to legal action.
iv) Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts in their CV.
v) Certificates from foreign Universities should be verified by
Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) or National Accreditation
Council for Technical Education (NACTE) for foreign non degree
Mode of Application
APPLICATION LETTER SHOULD BE POSTED OR HAND DELIVEREDTO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS:
TANZANIA COTTON BOARD,
P.O. BOX 61
Closing date will be May 25th May, 2018
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for the date of interview.
Source: Daily News May 18, 2018
About Tanzania Cotton Board
Tanzania Cotton Board is a statutory organization that was formed
by the Act of Parliament No.2 of 2001, and entrusted with the functions
of overseeing the growth and sustainability of the cotton sub-sector.
Specifically TCB deals with regulatory functions within the cotton
sub-sector on behalf of the government which includes ensuring adherence
to cotton farming procedures and regulations, ensuringe steady supply
of agro-inputs, maintaining a level playing ground for the cotton
business companies and collecting, refining and disseminating
information to the stakeholders.
Tanzania Cotton Board Vision
A pioneering institution in promoting a highly competitive Tanzanian cotton industry in quality, production and productivity.
Tanzania Cotton Board Mission
To improve the production, productivity and profitability of
cotton by maximizing the compliance to rules and regulations that
safeguard the quality of cotton sold both locally and internationally;
by providing effective and efficient services to cotton stakeholders; by
enhancing strong stakeholder relationships in order to boost
self-regulation and promote the production, processing and consumption