|Date Posted:||Aug 1, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Aug 14, 2010|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||2 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||Yes|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
Purpose of the post
The national consultant/interpreter will accompany and support an external review team of two international experts. One of them will be responsible and take the lead for the overall process. The team is going to conduct a review of one of SDC funded livelihood improvement projects: â€œAlleviating Poverty through Sustainable and Inclusive Livelihoods Development (APSILD)â€ is being implemented by Afghanaid in Samangan, northern Afghanistan. The national consultant will provide translation/interpretation during the field visit.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Duties and Responsibilities
â€¢Review project related background documents and reports
â€¢Provide interpretation/translation during the field visit along with the international consultants.
â€¢Undertake field visits to the project sites in the above cited areas and conduct interviews with beneficiaries;
â€¢Participate in briefing and debriefing along with the international consultants.
â€¢Sound academic background preferably in agriculture/rural development and professional working experience with some three years in the field of development
â€¢Knowledge and experience in conducting reviews/evaluations
â€¢Acquainted with rural development/livelihood improvement framework is an advantage
â€¢Acquainted with Afghanistan socio-economic situation
â€¢Good analytical skills
â€¢Excellent interpretation skills
â€¢Fluent in English and Dari languages