Child Sponsorship Assistant

  Actionaid International
  Afghanistan Unspecified 424
Date Posted:Jun 14, 2010
Reference:150
Closing Date:Jun 23, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:General
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Actionaid International:

 

Job Summary:

Child sponsorship is a fundraising mechanism of Action Aid International .Action aid Funding Affiliates fund majority of Action Aid International Country programmes through child sponsorship .Sponsorship provides regular funds that enable the long-term planning of activities necessary to bring lasting change in developing countries. In exchange our supporters receive direct feedback. Thorough knowledge and understanding of the situation and realities of life in a developing country and the aim is to benefit the whole community and not just a single child.


Duties & Responsibilities:

•To organize and manage regular meetings with the community in the development Area with regard to child sponsorship implementation
•Collect and maintain child profiles , photographs and child messages
•Translate the child messages from Dari to English languages and supporters letter from English to Dari
•Being in touch regularly with children and community and update the progress of the work with its challenges to Development Areas focal person
•Organizing gathering for children to write up/draw up their messages for supporters
•Maintain all documents related to child sponsorship at program support units
•Prepare reports and submit to country office in timely manner
•Maintain filing system (hard and soft copies)
•Conform to the quality control function at the field level
•Perform other related activities assigned by the supervisor

Job Requirement:

•Secondary Education high school graduated
•At least two years working experience in the community;
•Having experience in community mobilization and advocacy work;
•Good interpersonal skills;
•Ability to facilitate and understand community dynamics and self-motivated;
•Needs to be assertive in implementing work activities;
•Excellent communication skills in English, Dari and Pashto both verbally and written;
•Report writing skill;
•Excellent interpersonal relations, enthusiasm to do the job;
•An advocate of team spirit in the work place; and
•Willingness to work in tough conditions and in learning new things.
•Willingness to frequently travels to the project site

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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