Community Mobilizer
Vacancy Number:KVID20170226-35612
Title: Community Mobilizer
Duration:One Year
Exp.:2017-02-26-(3 Months Ago)
Jobs no:2
Organization:Kabul Municipality |About Kabul Municipality
Education:Bachelor’s degree
Work Experience:3 Years

Qualification and Experience:

  • University degree with 3 years of experience and High school with 8 years’ experience.
  • At least 3 years work experience with the community development field, preferably with the UN agencies or International NGOs.
  • Excellent command of local languages is essential and deep understanding of the Afghan traditions and culture is important.
  • English language skills and familiarity with computer usage are advantages.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and interpersonal are essential, as most of the work will be done through a process of consultation at all levels.
  • She should have the ability to manage, train and supervise a number of facilitators, and neighborhood GCSs.
  • She should also have a good training and supervision experience with the adults and communities’.
  • The age of candidate should be at least 28 years
  • As for the social work is implemented in site. Therefore, she should always work in site with people.

Personal Attributes:

The incumbent must maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of the Community Mobilization. The incumbent must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • be honest and trustworthy
  • be respectful
  • possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • be flexible
  • demonstrate sound work ethics.
Duties & Responsibilities

JOB SUMMARY:                                            

Participation. The Community Mobilizor under the direct supervision of the Social Organizer should:

Formation and Registration of GCS:

  •      Facilitate establishment of Gozar Cooperating            Shura (GCS) in planned settlements;

  •       Assist in formulation of the constitution of GCS;

  •       Assist in registration of GCS with local                     government authorities;


Participatory Community Upgrading Planning Process:  

  •  Assist in organizing and facilitating the community upgrading planning process;

  • Facilitate participatory meetings between KMDP technical authorities and communities to discuss the issues of common concern.


Coordination, Facilitation, Training and Monitoring:

  • Cooperate with technical team of the project, and the district authorities during the preparation on mapping exercise of the neighborhood/Gozar;

  • Collect socio economic date of the planned neighborhoods;

  • Participate in the coordination meetings for information exchange and feedback for the improvement of social mobilization and technical team interaction with the community;

  • Train local facilitators for organization of community meetings and facilitation of step by step techniques given in the training manual;

  • Regular monitoring and supervision of implementation of mobilization process;

  • On the job training of local facilitator for performing the tasks effectively and efficiently;

  • Prepare regular progress report on the status of mobilization process, and general Program;

  • Keep the GCS up to date on the progress of the procurement activities and likely dates for starting works

  • Make sure that social and environmental safeguard requirements are implemented;

  • Conduct health and hygiene education sessions on a cluster level;

  • Ensure that the required land acquisition procedure is followed;

  • Make sure that GCS provides adequate working environment for the contractor;

  • Deal with anything else that may come under scope of social/environmental practice.

Submission Guideline

Interested candidates should submit their Application in writing and clearly indicating the position and vacancy number to: Email: [email protected]  

Please note, while sending your CV & Cover letter clearly highlighting how you are suitable for the position, mention the vacancy number and position in the subject line, application received after the closing date (26-February-2017) and without subject will not be given consideration.

Only short listed candidates whose application responds to the above criteria will be contacted for written test and interview.