Revenue National Consultant

  Afghanistan Unspecified 268
Date Posted:Jun 6, 2010
Reference:0
Closing Date:Jun 16, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Consulting
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Adam Smith International:

Job Summary:

The Revenue National Consultant (RNCs) will work directly within the Planning Directorate ‎on revenue reporting, analysis and forecasting, including related administrative activities. ‎The RNC upon appointment will be assigned to work with an International Adviser to build ‎the functional capacity of staff members, to support on-going activities and new initiatives ‎of the Planning Directorate

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsibilities
The RNC, under the direction of the Revenue Reporting, Analysis and Forecasting Adviser, ‎International Adviser will:‎

Identify and remedy weaknesses within the existing financial reporting ‎
and reconciliation systems within and between the Revenue, Customs and Treasury ‎
Departments.‎

Develop the functional capacity of Planning Directorate’s staff to implement ‎
required changes in financial systems and operating procedures
‎ ‎
Assist in developing and disseminating methods to improve tax revenue reporting ‎
systems, and procedures.‎

Assist with revenue classification activities in National Ministries and Provincial ‎
Government Offices in order to improve the accuracy and timeliness of financial data.‎

Job Location:

Afghanistan

Qualifications:

Essential:‎
‎1.‎ A Bachelors degree in Economics, Business Administration, Public Administration, ‎Finance, Accounting or related fields.‎
‎2.‎ A minimum of two years full-time financial accounting and reporting professional ‎experience with government department, business company, National NGO or ‎International organisation.‎
‎3.‎ Experience with a computerised accounting and reporting system.‎
‎4.‎ Fluency in a national language of Afghanistan
‎5.‎ Spoken and written English Language ability at a level that meets the professional ‎standards in communication required for liaising with International business ‎organisations and International Advisers. ‎
‎6.‎ Ability to use MS Excel, Word, Access and PowerPOint.‎

Preferred:‎

‎1.‎ Good personal organisational and management skills.‎
‎2.‎ Good interpersonal skills.‎
‎3.‎ Staff coaching and training skills.‎
‎4.‎ Experience of working with International consultants.‎

Job Keywords:

Revenue National Consultant
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