National consultant/interpreter

  Swiss Development Cooperation
  Afghanistan Unspecified 1197
Date Posted:Aug 30, 2010
Closing Date:Sep 7, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Consulting
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
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Job Summary:

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: “Alleviating Poverty through Sustainable and Inclusive Livelihoods Development (APSILD)” 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

• Review project related background documents and reports
• Provide interpretation/translation during the field visit along with the international consultants.
• Travel to the project sites in Samangan province
• Participate in briefing and debriefing along with the international consultants.

Job Requirement:

• Excellent Translation/interpretation skills
• Sound academic background preferably in agriculture/rural development and professional working experience with some three years in the field of development
• Knowledge and experience in conducting reviews/evaluations
• Acquainted with rural development/livelihood improvement framework is an advantage
• Acquainted with Afghanistan socio-economic situation
• Good analytical skills
• Fluent in English and Dari languages

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