Long and short-term consultants

  ARD,Inc.
  Afghanistan Unspecified 255
Date Posted:Mar 31, 2010
Reference:0000000
Closing Date:Apr 16, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Consulting
Nationality:International
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:10 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About ARD,Inc.:

 

Job Summary:

technical advisors for long-term posting to Afghanistan on the USAID-funded Assistance to Afghanistan’s Anti-Corruption Authority (4A). It is anticipated that project start-up will occur in the late summer.

Long-Term Advisory/Mentoring Positions:
--Chief of Party/Anti-Corruption;
--Institutional Development Specialist;
--Institutional Administrative Operations Specialist
--Performance Monitoring, Analysis, Reporting and Evaluation (P-MARE) Expert

Long Term Skills Sets Include:

--Media Outreach/Stakeholder Coordination
--Strategic and Institutional Planning
--Financial Management
--Procurement
--Logistics
--Budget Planning/Donor Coordination
--Government Institutional Level Staff Planning/Human Resources Reform
--Asset registration/Verification
--Case Management/Case Tracking
--Coordination, Monitoring and Reporting on Government Anti-Corruption Performance
--Law Reform/Legislative Drafting
--Decentralization/Local Governance
--Alternative Complaint Collection and Redress Mechanisms
--Public Outreach/Stakeholder Coordination


Short-Term Subject Matter Specialists:

To provide advisory and mentoring support in:

--asset registration and verification
--complaints management and case tracking
--coordination, monitoring and reporting of government anti-corruption performance
--legal reform


--Institutional Capacity Building
--Assessments and Evaluation


Duties & Responsibilities:

Long Term

Qualifications:
-- Must have minimum 5 years of relevant technical experience working in transparency and anti-corruption sector;
-- Firsthand working experience in providing technical advisory services to government officials;
-- Previous experience working on similar technical USAID funded programs is essential;
-- Proven experience working in politically sensitive contexts is desirable;
-- Advanced degree in related field is required;
-- Proficiency in one of the relevant languages (Dari/ or Pashto) preferred; strong English language skills essential.

Job Requirement:

Short-Term:

Skills Sets Include:

--Audit/Internal Controls
--Strategic Planning
--Civil Service Reform
--Government/Transparency/Accountability
--Civil Society
--Public-Private Partnerships

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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