Land Registration Coordinator

  Chemonics RAMP UP South
  Afghanistan Unspecified 451
Date Posted:Feb 7, 2011
Closing Date:Feb 15, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:2
Functional Area:Administrative
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Chemonics RAMP UP South:

The purpose of RAMP UP is to create effective, responsive, democratic, transparent, accountable, and gender sensitive municipal governance in targeted municipalities throughout the country. RAMP UP will: (1) increase the capacity of GIRoA municipal officials, (2) improve the delivery of municipal services to citizens in target municipalities, and (3) increase municipal capacity to enable, support, and sustain economic growth. As a result of RAMP UP, Afghan citizens will receive better services, understand the responsibilities of municipal leaders, play an active role in the municipal decision-making process, and see local governance structures as legitimate.

Job Summary:

The Land Registration Coordinator will work closely with the Component 3 Team Leader (TL) to help coordinate and facilitate the registration of parcel (property) information, which will help increase the tax revenue collection for city. It is expected that advisor will help the TL to develop a Land Registration System Model in conjunction with the municipality that will be used as a guideline to carry out the initiative.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Provide leadership in the area of municipal property registration initiative.
• Assist with the development and implementation of the Land Registration System.
• Project manages the consultants.
• Help identify weaknesses and gaps in the municipality’s land management process.
• Collaborate with other project areas to insure maximum coordination among staff.
• Work closely with GIS team regarding parcel tagging related to revenue collection.

Job Requirement:

• University degree in business administration, economics, urban planning and/or other relevant field preferred.
• Minimum two-five years’ experience in local governance subject matter expertise including: urban planning, strategic planning and financial management.
• Prior experience with foreign assistance funded programs preferred.
• Proficient in use of Microsoft Excel and Word
• Excellent English written and verbal communication skills

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