Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PERSONAL DETAILS

NAME: Johari Amour Sadiq
NATIONALITY: Tanzanian
DATE OF BIRTH: 4th July 1985
PLACE OF BIRTH: Dar es Salaam
MARITAL STATUS: Single
TELEPHONE: +255 682 777 774, +255 652 777 774
EMAIL: jsadiq@bintiafrica.com

PROFILE SUMMARY

Fashion designer and Director known for designing innovative, forward thinking and extraordinary inspired collections. Successfully provided theme, trend, color, fabric and trip inspiration.

OBJECTIVE

Going out on my own, pulling together all my passion and talents to create something unique that would be fulfilling both personally and professionally. Also working in a creative environment where talents, imagination and all around sense of fashion, coupled with “hand on” made to order, sales and management experience applied to foster product development.

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Customer Care | Jan. 2005 – Dec. 2005

Tigo Telecommunications co Ltd.
Main Branch – Lugoda
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

DUTIES

  • Receiving visitors and Clients, with a greeting.
  • Distributing information to the responsible department, handling all departments matters/administrative duties.
  • First Sales and marketing representative to the company.

Supervisor | 2006 – 2011

Zantel Telecommunications co Ltd.
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

DUTIES

  • Coaching.
  • Mentoring.
  • Advocate / representative for organization such as new policies and programs from management to lower level.
  • Advocate / representative for Employees requests, cases ect. to management
  • Staff performance management.

ENTREPRENEURIAL EXPERIENCE, ACHIEVEMENTS & PROFESSIONAL ADVANTAGES

1.0 BUSINESS CONFERENCES

YEAR LOCATION EVENT
2012 Washington DC – USA Africa women's Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) and Business Development Program. | TANZANIA REPRESENTATIVE
2013 Dar es Salaam – Tanzania International Smart Partnership Dialogue
2014 Nairobi – Kenya UN-Inter Agency Gender Group Forum | On women economic empowerment
2014 Lusaka – Zambia 3rd African Women's economic summit | As a participant in the theme "African Women realizing Africans Economic potential"
2015 Nairobi – Kenya 6th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES).

1.1 PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITY ADVANTAGES

Dignitaries dressed:

  1. Dr. Mrisho Jakaya Kikwete, Former President of the United Republic of Tanzania
  2. H.E Benjamin William Mkapa, Former President of the United Republic of Tanzania
  3. H.E Samia Sululu Hassan, Current Vice President of the United Republic of Tanzania
  4. Prof. Juma, from Harvard Kennedy School of Government – USA
  5. Dr. S.L. Tax, Executive Secretary of SADC
  6. H.E Ambassodor Seif Idd, Vice President of Zanzibar
  7. Liberate Mulamula, Tanzania Ambassador USA
  8. H.E King Mswati (Swaziland), H.E Yoweri Museveni (President of Uganda), Former Vice President of Ghana, and Former Prime Minister of Mauritius. Delegates at the International Smart Partnership Dialogue.
  9. Mrs. Billal, Wife to former Vice President
  10. Ambassador Vick Mwakasege
  11. Dr. Tausi Kida, ESRF Executive Director
  12. Dr. Njerekela, Former CEO, Muhimbili Hospital

1.2 EXPERIENCE SHARING

YEAR EVENT EXPERIENCE LOCATION
2014 Promoting women economic empowerment in Tanzania UN Women ILO Dar es Salaam
2014 Experience sharing in the launching of TAWEI Foundation Women in Business Mwara – Tanzania
2014 AU and UNDP youth Forum  Panelist at the IAGG quarterly Forum and experience sharing Nairobi – Kenya
2016 UN Youth Day(Secondary & Universities) Motivation and experience sharing Dar es Salaam – Tanzania

1.3 COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION

June 2014

As a Founder of BINTI FOUNDATION a Non-Government, non-religious and Not for Profit Organization which operate in HEALTH, EDUCATION and ENTREPRENEURSHIP areas in helping the young girls and boys in and out of school in their social and economic challenges that their way our through meeting their desired goals and ambitions to their society, state and nation at large.

Followed by:

  • Charity walk “FADHILI MTOTO ASOME”
  • The fashion show event for kids
  • Fundraising event

The foundation is successfully operating within Kinondoni district and so far four schools are involved and necessities such as uniforms, study Camps and Clubs programs are running.

1.4 EXHIBITIONS AND COUNTRIES VISITED

REGION COUNTRIES VISITED
Local Tanzania – Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair (Sabasaba) and many more
Regional Uganda; Rwanda; Kenya; Sudan; Nigeria; Ghana; South Africa; and Ethiopia.
International Washington DC – USA; Turkey; Hong Kong; Germany; India; China; and Dubai.

1.5 HONORARY AWARDS

  1. Tushikamane Pamoja Foundation (TPF)
    Certificate of appreciation of generous contribution to the community
  2. Tanzania Business Development Agency
    Recognized for respectful participation in the exhibition to promote Tanzania products
  3. Umoja wa Tanzania
    Certificate of appreciation for an active participation in 50 years of independence organised by the Tanzania
  4. Bongo Star Search
    For a generous and successful contribution and support to the success of Bongo Star Search
  5. Annual Masquerade Ball
    Certificate of Participation
  6. Harusi Trade Fair – 2012
    Certificate of Participation
  7. 8020 Fashions
    Recognized for an outstanding support and lasting contribution to 8020 Fashions

1.6 LETTERS OF APPRECIATION

DATE  WRITTEN BY
1st June 2012 Rose Mwapachu – Tushikamane Pamoja Foundation (TPF); Dar es Salaam; Tanzania. For participation and support in Fundraising function held in May 20th 2012.
July 2012 Hillary Rodham Clinton – State House Washington DC; USA. For Beautiful Batik Table Cloth and Napkins and a kind participation in the U.S. Department of State – African Women's Entrepreneurship Program.
29th May 2014 Anna Collins Falk – UN Women Tanzania. For participation as a guest panelist at the IAGG quarterly forum "It's more than just about the money"; share experience as an entrepreneur during the panel discussion on "promoting women's economic empowerment in Tanzania success stories; good practices and reflecting on the future" and participating in the question and answer session and the round table discussion.

SKILLS

  • Creativity
  • Technical skills like pattern cutting material
  • Ability to develop trend
  • Drawing skills
  • Coordination and Negotiation Skills
  • Persuasion and Networking

EDUCATION

INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

2008 – Diploma in Information Technology

REFERENCES

  1. H.E. Ambassador Seif Idd
    Vice President of Zanzibar
  2. Farida Sadiq
    Business Manager
    Binti Africa Co. LTD.
    Tel: +255 656 040 486
  3. Kuluthum Sadiq
    Human Resource Manager
    Binti Africa Co. LTD.
    Tel: +255 714 899 125
    Email: atamour@gmail.com