Security Assistant

  Mine Action Coordination Center of Afghanistan
  Afghanistan Unspecified 466
Date Posted:Jun 14, 2010
Reference:MACCA 2010/06/ 03
Closing Date:Jun 27, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Security/Safety
Nationality:Afghan
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About Mine Action Coordination Center of Afghanistan:

 

Job Summary:

The Security Assistant, under the direct supervision of the Security Advisor and general guidance of the Area Manager in Area Mine Action Center (AMAC), is responsible for the following tasks:

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Collate and retrieve security information from a wide variety of sources.
• Liaise with UNDSS, UN Agencies, and NGOs on security related matters
• Ability to draft correspondence for the approval of the Security Officer/AMAC Manager
• Responsible for the filing system
• Screen information received on security matters and produce reports as needed.
• Supervise AMAC Radio room operators and oversee AMAC internal Security Systems
• Supervise security arrangements at the MDD Accreditation Site
• Assist in providing security technical advice on planning and asset deployment to mine action organizations.

Job Requirement:

• Diploma in the relevant field with 2 years of practical experience; or high school graduate with 3 years of additional experience.
• Excellent knowledge of English (oral as well as written) – Dari and Pashto
• Computer Skills – Proficient with Word, Excel, and Outlook.
• Must be able to read maps familiar with Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
• Familiar with the UN Security System, an asset.
• Able to work in a multi-national environment with people from a wide range of backgrounds.
• Ability to work under pressure, and to work long hours.
• Must be a self-motivated person, capable of learning new tasks.
• Interested in Afghan politics and current events.
• Must hold a current Driver permit
• Radio Communications Skill HF and VHF

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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