|Date Posted:||Apr 8, 2010|
|Closing Date:||Apr 21, 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:||No|
|Probation Period:||1 month|
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.
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]