Project Officer

  Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA)
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1932
Date Posted:Jul 23, 2017
Closing Date:Aug 3, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Business Administration
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:4 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Service Contract
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA):


The capital region of Afghanistan comprises the Kabul, Wardak, Logar, Kapisa and Parwan Provinces. The total area of the capital region is more than 7735 km2. In order to make safe urban environment and tackle the problems caused by ever increasing population growth in the capital of Afghanistan considering the concentrated economic activities and services provision, Dehsabz City Development Authority (DCDA) has been promoted to Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA) (As per the Presidential Decree No. 44 dated 23rd June 2016 based on Cabinet Resolution no 3 dated 30 April 2016 of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan). CRIDA is an Independent Budgetary Unit and Governmental profitable entity within the organizational structure of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Capital Region Independent Development Authority (CRIDA), not only develop Kabul New City project but also pave the ways for the development of Capital Region with broader visions which are briefly narrated as follows: 1. Transforming the Capital Region by turning it into a mega city that is clean, environmentally friendly, cultured with booming industries and commerce, sports and tourism and ultimately a metropolitan city that is self-reliant and sustainable, a city that has infrastructure and facilities of high standards with healthy physical environment. 2. Building a diverse community that is free of ethnic, linguistic, racial and religious prejudices. 3. Promoting urban culture and enhancing the standard of life through development of the Capital Region. 4. Development of cities (through decentralization for balanced development) within the Capital Region by protecting the originality, historical value and organic linkages with the existing Kabul city to transform the entire capital zone into a symbol of national unity.

Job Summary:

CRIDA is currently looking for Project Officer for Economic Zones and Recreational zone to play active role in management and implementation of the projects for achieving the strategic goals of CRIDA on objective basis.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Reporting Line:
The Project Officer will report to the Director of Economic zone development program (EZP) through Project manager in CRIDA


Support the coordination of the work under policies of EZP with current and potential partners, consultants, and other departments within CRIDA’s strategic and working documents

Make the necessary preparations and participate in relevant inter organizational, government, donor meetings with Director and Project manager if required.

Take the responsibility in communication with other Divisions and Departments within CRIDA.

Record the minutes of all meetings related to task assigned.

Make follow up of the activities with all divisions and departments of CRIDA and report to project manager

Undertake missions, as needed for the program's purposes.

Perform any other program related tasks assigned from time to time by the Project manager or Director

Translating official documents for ministries from English to Dari, Pashto and vice versa.

Design and execute program monitoring methods for EZP activities

Performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirement:

Bachelor’s degree/ graduated degree in business administration/management, program/project management, policy or any other related fields. Master Degree is preferred.

4 years of experience in related field

Extensive communication skills, both orally and written in Dari, Pashto and English.

Significant skills in organization, analyzing, presenting data, reaching conclusions and developing recommendations.

Ability to establish and maintain affective working relationship with a wide range of individuals Motivated and results oriented.

Excellent working experience with computer programs, such Ms. Office package etc.

Technical Engineering knowledge and experience is preferred.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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