Program Associate

Bachelor's Degree   Herat, Afghanistan Full Time 1681
Date Posted:May 13, 2017
Reference:TBD 13
Closing Date:May 28, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Any
Functional Area:Programme
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:

About Afghanistan Holding Group:

Afghanistan Holding Group (AHG) has been providing an outstanding and satisfactory turn-key business services to over 220 international companies in Afghanistan since 2009. AHG employs over 200 full-time and highly qualified Afghans to produce tailor-made professional services to its clients across the country.

Job Summary:

: The Program Associate is a medium level technical position that will provide technical and administrative support to the Program team in the areas of EMIS, Procurement, Assessment and other tasks as deemed necessary. The program associate reports directly to the ACR Provincial Technical Manager and indirectly to the AHG ACR Program Manager. He/She works closely with the Provincial Technical Officer, Provincial Finance Officer and IRC ACR team.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:


Professionalism in all aspects of work and life.

Ability to think clearly and logically.

Skills in problem identification and solution.

Exceptional interpersonal skills.

Ability to meet deadlines, ability to allocate and review priorities

High degree of flexibility in work and personal life

Demonstrated ability to communicate with persons of various cultures and disciplines.

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Duties & Responsibilities:


Responsible for provincial program management, including, financial management, and oversight of project activities

Assist the project in the implementation phase of the organizational development plan.

Assist and coordinate project activities at the provincial level

Provide administrative support to the field team. Maintain quality and program records

Responsible for working with AHG’s finance department for program financial management, including monthly review and approval of expenditures, client invoices, and ensuring project memos are complete and accurate.

Other tasks as requested by supervisor

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Herat

Qualifications:


Bachelor’s degree in computer science or another related field (Masters preferred)

Minimum of 5 years of professional experiences

Bachelor’s degree (Masters preferred)

Excellent knowledge of MIS systems and research concepts

Minimum of 5 years of professional experience

Demonstrated background in managing large program budgets

Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work both as an independent self-starter and as a member of a dynamic and fast-moving team

Previous experience managing staff

Detail-oriented with good organization and prioritization skills

Fluency in Dari/Pashto and English

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Familiar with mobile operating platforms i.e. iOS and Android

Familiarity with research and evaluation

Job Keywords:

Program Associate
This job is expired