Administrative Positions – Women’s Empowerment and Civil Society, Afghanistan

  Tetra Tech
Bachelor's Degree   Multi City Full Time 1150
Date Posted:Nov 8, 2019
Reference:000
Closing Date:Dec 8, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Business Administration ,Accounting/Finance
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:7 AFN monthly
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration: Unspecified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Service Contract
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About Tetra Tech:

 

 

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees - 20,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are an equal opportunity employer: EOE AA/M/F/Vets/Disability. 

Job Summary:

Tetra Tech International Development Services (http://www.tetratech.com/intdev), headquartered in Arlington, VA, is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for a range of administrative positions on a USAID funded program in Afghanistan.

 

The purpose of the anticipated activity Women’s Empowerment and Civil Society is to build upon USAID’s previous women’s empowerment projects and draw key lessons learned from other civil society activities implemented in the country and well as recent national assessments. It will be a nationwide project which will work with Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and women rights activists from across the 34 provinces of Afghanistan.

 


 

Skills Required:

Knowledge of Financial Systems and Management Accounts

Requires travel to provinces:

No

Skills Description:

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will demonstrate effective management experience and proven experience managing complex programs in Afghanistan. Additionally, she/he should possess:


Duties & Responsibilities:

Tetra Tech seeks candidates specialized in the following areas:

* Grants

* Contracts

* Finance and Administration

* Compliance

* Accounting

* Logistics, Security, and Procurement Coordinator

* Human Resources

* Project monitoring, evaluation, and quality assurance

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul, Kapisa, Parwan, Wardak, Logar, Nangarhar, Laghman, Panjshir, Baghlan, Bamyan, Ghazni, Paktika, Paktya, Khost, Konar, Nooristan, Badakhshan, Takhar, Kunduz, Samangan, Balkh, Sar-e-Pul, Ghor, Daykundi, Urozgan, Zabul, Kandahar, Jawzjan, Faryab, Helmand, Badghis, Herat, Farah, Nimroz

Qualifications:

* Advanced degree in a related field of expertise required;

* A minimum of 5 years of work experience in the field of interest (financial management, accounting, grants management, communications, monitoring and evaluation, etc.). Direct experience in Afghanistan strongly preferred;

* Knowledge of relevant Afghan regulations and procedures strongly preferred;

* Work experience providing contractual and financial oversight to USAID-funded projects of similar size and complexity;

* Accounting/audit certifications highly preferred for relevant roles;

* Advanced Excel skills required; experience with Quickbooks preferred for relevant roles;

* Excellent organizational skills and ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, stressful environment;

* Detail oriented, and ability to prioritize tasks and support program implementation while ensuring adherence to required policies and protocols;

* Fluency in English required. Proficiency in Dari and Pashtu preferred;

* Afghan nationals and especially women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job Keywords:

women's Empowerment

Submission Guideline:

To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the online application process:

* Cover Letter

* CV in reverse chronological format

 

Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.

 

Apply online at: http://bit.ly/2PdU5ZA