Afghanistan Unspecified 475
Date Posted:Sep 15, 2010
Closing Date:Sep 30, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:4
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:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:



Creative Associates International Inc. is a dynamic and fast-growing professional services firm that specializes in international development in the areas of education, democratic transitions and stabilization in post-conflict environments. Based in Washington, DC, the firm has a field presence in 20 countries worldwide. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The USAID Office of Transition Initiative (OTI) funded Community Cohesion Initiative (CCI) is one of three principal stabilization programs in the USAID/Afghanistan Stabilization Unit. Through CCI, USAID OTI seeks to improve stability in areas vulnerable to insurgent exploitation in order to create an enabling environment for sustainable peace and traditional development programs by (1) strengthening ties between and among local actors, customary governance structures, and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (GIRoA) and (2) empowering community-based resiliencies to mitigate sources of instability.

Job Summary:

Attend to visitors and deal with inquiries on the phone and face to face. Supply information regarding the organization to the general public, clients and customers.

Duties & Responsibilities:

 answer telephone, screen and direct calls
 take and relay messages
 provide information to callers
 greet persons entering organization
 direct persons to correct destination
 deal with queries from the public and customers
 ensures knowledge of staff movements in and out of organization
 general administrative and clerical support
 prepare letters and documents
 receive and sort mail and deliveries
 schedule appointments
 maintain appointment diary either manually or electronically
 organize meetings
 tidy and maintain the reception area

Job Requirement:

 high school diploma generally required
 knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures
 knowledge of computers and relevant software applications
 knowledge of customer service principles and practices
 keyboard skills
Key Competencies
 verbal and written communication skills
 professional personal presentation
 customer service orientation
 information management
 organizing and planning
 attention to detail
 initiative
 reliability
 stress tolerance

Job Location:

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