|Date Posted:||Jan 13, 2011|
|Closing Date:||Feb 10, 2011|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Functional Area:||Government Advisory|
|Salary Range:||As per NTA salary scale policyUSD|
|Years of Experience:||10 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Possibility of Contract Extension:||false|
About Management Systems International (MSI):
Management Systems International (MSI) is a global international development firm based in Washington, D.C. providing specialized short- and long-term technical assistance. MSI is part of Coffey International Development, a global international development consulting firm. Together with Coffey ID, MSI now has more than 1,500 development professionals worldwide, a corporate presence in 11 countries and manages more than 200 projects worldwide. It currently manages more than 20 long-term projects in countries, including Iraq, Sudan, Colombia and Russia. Broadly, MSI implements a range of analytical and field projects in its core technical areas, including democracy and governance, strategic management and performance improvement, organizational capacity building, human development and natural resource management.
The objective of the Assistance to Afghanistanâ€™s Anticorruption Authority (4A) Project is to build the capacity of the staff of the High Office of Oversight (HOO).
Provide technical support to HOO staff to develop and strengthen the procedures for reporting, analysis, and verification of financial asset declaration submitted by high government officials, as required by law.
Duties & Responsibilities:
â€¢ Work closely with HOO counterparts to improve HOO processing of asset declarations and verifications;
â€¢ Assess Afghan legal requirements for implementing the asset verification strategy;
â€¢ Develop procedures to encourage all high level government officials to submit annual asset registrations;
â€¢ Develop procedures to verify asset declarations based on international standards;
â€¢ Develop cooperative relationships with other government agencies that provide data for verification.
â€¢ Experience working closely with government agencies and officials to comply with reporting requirements;
â€¢ Experience developing administrative procedures to make compliance easier;
â€¢ Experience in designing improved administrative processes;
â€¢ Experience on USAID funded projects preferred.
**Please note: This is a local position. Only Afghan nationals are eligible to apply.