|Date Posted:||Apr 8, 2018|
|Closing Date:||Apr 20, 2018|
|Work Type:||Full Time|
|Number of Vacancies:||2|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyNone|
|Years of Experience:||3 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Open Ended|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
|Probation Period:||3 months|
Support to National Priority Program2 (SNaPP2) is a development project of MAIL funded IFAD with the goal to improve food security and economic status of poor rural households in three provinces; Balkh, Herat and Nangarhar. The project will reach at least 57,000 households consisting of 427,500 people in these provinces. The project has two specific objectives: (i) institutional development and capacity building of community organizations, public extension services and relevant private sector entities in the provinces; and (ii) sustained increased incomes of small farmers and herders fostered by improvements in productivity and output, infrastructure and market linkages. These objectives will be addressed through supporting institutions and services, fostering increased productivity and production, and where feasible, upgrading profitable agriculture/livestock value chains. General Directorate of extension is the main stakeholders of the program and will lead the implementation of tow sub components 1. Extension services and 2. Small-holder Institutional development and Capacity Building. G.D of extension will establish program management unit under overall supervision of G.D general director who will be responsible for the implementation of the relate activities in three provinces. Extension sub components will strengthen the extension directorate by: (i) establishing a women’s extension department in Kabul and a cadre of 12 female extension workers specializing in agriculture and livestock, in line with the Taksheel, across the six pilot districts; (ii) strengthening the male extension worker cadre at district level in agriculture and livestock; (iii) targeting young graduates from local agricultural faculties to be recruited as extension assistants, under the Taksheel, funded by the project in years 1-3 and by MAIL thereafter; and, (iv) adapting the curriculum, in collaboration with relevant MAIL directorates, using updated techniques. Small-holder Institutional development and Capacity Building will strengthen the female CDCs through an orientation and training program guaranteeing female CDCs’ direct control over financial resources, over some elements of project implementation and over female beneficiary selection.
The Security Guard will support the SNaPP2 Office through implementing various activities and will report to line manger.
Requires travel to provinces:
Must be physically in good health condition Must be physically in good health condition.
Must be able to read, write Pashto and Dari.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Protect property and lives by patrolling the area.
Monitor entrance of property through surveillance.
Identify visitors and ask for appropriate documents.
Stop suspicious people and ask for identification.
Call for aid if necessary.
Report rule infractions and violations.
Prevent passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas.
Regulate and monitor building systems.
Inspect windows and doors to ensure locks are in place and working.
Able to work long hours, weekends, and public holidays on a routine basis.
Job Location:Afghanistan, Balkh, Nangarhar
Minimum of 3 years of working in international/national NGOs in similar position.