|Date Posted:||Feb 7, 2011|
|Closing Date:||Feb 15, 2011|
|Number of Vacancies:||2|
|Salary Range:||Salary is negotiableUSD|
|Years of Experience:||5 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||Yes|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
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.
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:
â€¢ Provide leadership in the area of municipal property registration initiative.
â€¢ Assist with the development and implementation of the Land Registration System.
â€¢ Project manages the consultants.
â€¢ Help identify weaknesses and gaps in the municipalityâ€™s land management process.
â€¢ Collaborate with other project areas to insure maximum coordination among staff.
â€¢ Work closely with GIS team regarding parcel tagging related to revenue collection.
â€¢ University degree in business administration, economics, urban planning and/or other relevant field preferred.
â€¢ Minimum two-five yearsâ€™ experience in local governance subject matter expertise including: urban planning, strategic planning and financial management.
â€¢ Prior experience with foreign assistance funded programs preferred.
â€¢ Proficient in use of Microsoft Excel and Word
â€¢ Excellent English written and verbal communication skills