Admin/Finance Advisor for Deputy Minister

  Ministry of Agriculture Irrigation and livestock (MAIL)
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1047
Date Posted:Jun 17, 2017
Closing Date:Jun 18, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:12345
Functional Area:Adviser
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:7 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Consultant
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Ministry of Agriculture Irrigation and livestock (MAIL):


The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock is a key ministry of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan that aims to develop the agriculture, irrigation and livestock of the rural and urban communities. The Ministry is expected to lay the foundations for a long-term strengthening of local agriculture, to promote governance, to rebuild social capital and leadership within villages and neighborhoods, and to provide assistance for rehabilitation and development to communities

Job Summary:

The Advisor will provide technical advice and support to the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and livestock by assisting in developing and implementing strategies for improving budget planning, development and reporting and improving budget execution processes and procedures and financial issues. The advisor will also assist with the development of management performance and related organizational reforms, as well as supervision of the work of short-term experts hired for delivering specific aspects of the respective work programs.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Provide analytic support and policy advice to the Deputy Minister administration and finance on all issues related to administrative and financial issues;

Providing support and expert opinion on financial management and financial transaction to be in alignment of the GoIRA approved laws and regulations Contributing to policy notes, regulations, procedure, standards, studies, and reports on a range of infrastructure planning and finance issues

Participate in the design, preparation and dissemination of analytical work and reporting, including financial analysis, policy and project analysis, and report writing; and internal audit;

Contribute to the interpretation of analytical findings, formulation of key messages, and identification of evidence-based policy implications and recommendation.

Providing the legal, regulatory, and institutional framework for budgeting and public financial management;

Coordinate with Ministry of Finance and other entities to work towards developing the most useful data bases for financial issues.

Other tasks and responsibilities requested by the MAIL leadership.

Job Requirement:

University Degree in business administration, economics or related field or equivalent qualification (Master’s level with 5 years relevant working experience or 7 years relevant experience with Bachelor degree respectively);

Good knowledge of Ministry of agriculture, irrigation and livestock

Experience in design and implementation of various policies;

Experience in development co-operation at the international/regional and senior level is an added advantage;

Experience in dealing with a range of stakeholders, particularly international organizations and development agencies, as well as ability to develop mutually beneficial working relationships with such groups.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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