Program Assistant

  Afghanistan Unspecified 489
Date Posted:Apr 8, 2010
Closing Date:Apr 21, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Administrative
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: false
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
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Job Summary:

Program Assistant

Duties & Responsibilities:

Support and assist the Agricultural Department in their duties to implement project activities;
Create and maintain real time databases that convey the progress of ongoing projects.
Ensure that project milestones are met and all requisite activity records are maintained and filed;
Create and maintain soft copy and hard copy filing systems for agricultural projects, past and present.
Prepare training materials for conferences and workshops that will serve to build the capacity of provincial and district agricultural department employees.
Assist the Agricultural Department in compiling data and preparing periodic progress reports for the FIA Country Director and Home Office.
Any and all other administrative duties as determined by the FIA Director of Agriculture.

Job Requirement:

High School Graduate
Fluency in verbal and written Pashto and English.
Willingness to travel and work in various provinces.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to set deadlines and manage time effectively.
A minimum of two (2) years work experience as an administrative assistant with other national or international organizations.
Prior experience working within the agricultural field is a plus.
A strong interest in supporting rural development and local governance initiatives.
Strong MS Office skills [ in particular Microsoft Word and Excel]

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