Community Mobilization and Gender Officer (Returnees, IDPs and Migrants)

Bachelor's Degree   Nangarhar, Afghanistan Full Time 1356
Date Posted:Jul 31, 2018
Closing Date:Aug 12, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:General
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:4 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Consultant
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About SALAM:

National Skills Development Program (NSDP)

Job Summary:

The Community Mobilizer and Gender Officer will undertake the following tasks:

Skills Required:

Not available

Requires travel to provinces:


Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Coordinate the further development of the gender thematic strategies in line with the overall SALAM Project and MOLSAMD plan and programing guidelines;

Support gender mainstreaming efforts in over all activities of SALAM Project activities;

Analyze the current situation of gender issues in the areas/departments where SALAM project will be implemented and provide suggestions to take protection measures for and to increase the number of female staff of the office;

Demonstrated analytical and advocacy skills on gender issues especially with regard to policy advocacy in line with MoLSAMD Labour Policy and other relevant policies;

Provide suggestions and advices and necessary cooperation with regard to incorporating the gender in SALAM related project areas and MoLSAMD policies, legislative documents and annual budgeting;

Provide leadership and technical support in the development and implementation of viable work plans for the center and regional directories in line with national gender mainstreaming programs and the overall gender thematic strategies;

Facilitate the integration of gender considerations and lead initiatives to strengthen women’s participation in capacity building opportunities

Enforce the implementation of the rights-based approach and the social exclusion analysis and other methodological tools that would be developed or adapted in the implementation of the gender thematic strategies;

Reporting line: SALAM Project Manager via SALAM Nangarhar Provincial Coordinator, Jalalabad

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Nangarhar


Bachelor degree in development, business, economics or any other related field.

Four (4) years of progressively responsible professional experience in gender work with an International Non-Governmental Organization (INGO) or similar;

Demonstrated familiarity with gender dynamics within public institutions in Afghanistan;

Track record on development of gender sensitive indicators and monitoring;

Strong links with international, regional and national networks working on gender equality and women’s rights and community mobilization or similar work.

Fluency in English and National Languages (Dari and/or Pashtu) are desirable for the position

Job Keywords:

Community Mobilizer and Gender Officer
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