Finance/Budget Specialist

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 341
Date Posted:Jul 11, 2019
Reference:MCIT – Finance– 7/11/19
Closing Date:Jul 16, 2019
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:Dari,English & pashto

About Ministry of communication and IT:

Founded: 2009

Ministry of Communication & IT

Job Summary:

Analysis and evaluation of budgetary proposals for planning of financial resources. Adhere to the MCIT financial plan and report the anticipated deviations on time for the necessary adjustments

Skills Required:

Financial Management

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Demonstrated experience of conducing budget analysis on central and/or provincial level;

Knowledge and expertise in data analysis and presentation;

Proven leadership and managerial skills;

Strong written and oral communication skills in English;

Ability to coordinate a team and different stakeholders in a complex work environment.

Language Requirements:

Fluency in English, and proficiency in Pashto and Dari.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Contribute to the development, implementation and monitoring of frameworks, policies and procedures across the full range of financial management functions and services;

Design an effective financial management follow up systems for the MCIT. Develop Financial Planning and make sure program budgeting. Planning and Implementation of financial and Budgeting reform process;

Full compliance of financial activities, financial recording/reporting system and audit follow up with government rules, regulations, policies and strategies; implementation of the effective internal control, proper design and functioning of the financial resources management system;

Continuous analysis and monitoring of the financial situation, presentation of forecasts for development and management projects, monitoring of financial exception reports for unusual activities, transactions etc;

Support Finance Directorate staff in the financial management process, providing coaching where necessary; identify any areas tangible to corruption and bring it to the attention of the management.

Support and Assist the Implementation of different PFM reforms, including program budgeting, provincial budgeting, and gender responsive budgeting etc.

Work closely with the finance team of the MCIT, General Budget and General Treasury Directorates of Ministry of Finance.

Follow up the budget execution rate regularly with the relevant stakeholders. In coordination with finance director identifies budget gaps of the project and prepare its report for the senior management of Ministry.

Training and Capacity Building of the finance directorate and other projects finance staff of the ministry.

Analysis and evaluation of budgetary proposals for planning of financial resources. Adhere to the MCIT financial plan and report the anticipated deviations on time for the necessary adjustments.

Review and Implementation of budget allotments. Continuous monitoring of budget expenditures; provide regular analysis and reporting on the budget allotments and expenditures.

Any other task assigned by the management.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul



Master’s degree or bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance or public Administration.


With master’s degree 4 years of experience and with bachelor’s degree minimum 5 years relevant professional experience in the field of public financial management, finance and other financial matters.

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