Afghan Professional Manager

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1165
Date Posted:Dec 1, 2018
Reference:VA 18-058
Closing Date:Dec 10, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Business Administration
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Contractor
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Tetra Tech - JSSP:

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. With 16,000 associates worldwide, Tetra Tech's capabilities span the entire project life cycle.Tetra Tech provides technical, management, and advisory services to help developing and transitioning societies navigate the challenges they face. We work around the world to help establish and strengthen productive relationships between state and society and develop sustainable government and justice systems that are responsive, transparent, accountable, fair, and efficient. In this way we increase stability, foster investment, and improve the rule of law, which benefits our partner countries as well as our economy back home. The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of International Narcotics and law Enforcement Affairs (INL), funded Justice Sector Support Program (JSSP) is a nationwide criminal justice sector development program focused on institutional capacity building as well as training and mentoring in Kabul and key provinces, and utilizes international and Afghan Advisors to train and build capacity for Afghan officials within the Ministry of Justice (MOJ), Attorney General’s Office (AGO), Supreme Court (SCT), Ministry of Women’s Affairs (MOWA), and other justice sector institutions.The program has the following four sections: *Case Management System Development *Legislative Capacity Building *Organizational Capacity Building *Monitoring and Evaluation

Job Summary:

Nationality: Local National (LN)
Base of Operations: Kabul, Afghanistan
Required Clearance: INL- Vetting
Salary: NTA Salary Scale - Grade C

Tetra Tech, Afghanistan Justice Sector Support Program (JSSP), is seeking applications for Afghan Professional Manager position for Management (JSSP-MGMT) section under the supervision of Deputy Chief of Team - Advisors.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Superior interpersonal skills

The candidate should demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the formal Afghan Justice system, with a particular emphasis on the coordination and interaction of the Afghan justice ministries

Duties & Responsibilities:

Oversee the work of Afghan Legal Consultants, Legal Interpreters/Translators, and local administrative support staff

Develop and implement continuing education and training programs for the professional development of Afghan Legal Consultants and Legal Interpreters / Translators

Ensure all Afghan personnel are productively employed, that the work of each Afghan staff member is reviewed and evaluated, and that feedback and guidance are provided to them

Work with the COT and the DCOT-A to recommend personnel selections, manage the training in “English as a second language” classes, and offer other incentives to Afghan Legal Consultants and Legal Interpreters/Translators to encourage their development and commitment to the program

Work with the COT and the DCOT-A to develop simultaneous interpretation capabilities among the legal interpreters/translators

Keep COT and DCOT-A fully informed on the performance of, as well as developments and issues with, all Afghan staff members

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul


A minimum of five years of experience with one year in a management role, and demonstrated abilities that include strategic planning, and program management

A Bachelor’s degree required, Masters preferred

Job Keywords:

Deputy, Civil, Team Lead, Supervisor, Lead, Manager
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