Ability to work in and contribute to a team-building environment
Ability to maintain performance expectations in diverse contexts, psychologically stressful environments, and hardship conditions.
Willing to travel as required
Commitment to World Vision Core Values, Vision and Mission Statement
Experience in working with major donor agencies
Familiarity with major donor funding requirements - USAID, EU, ECHO, DFID, GAC, DFAT, etc. Preferred
Experience with information management systems.
Experience in project design and proposal writing for international donor agencies
Minimum four (4) years of development and/or relief field experience –– or the equivalent in the headquarters of a major NGO
Knowledge in integrated project design and monitoring and evaluation.
Knowledge of program monitoring and evaluation.
Position is based in Kabul, Afghanistan, with travel when required and when relevant to job-related responsibilities.
Duties & Responsibilities
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
To act as the link between World Vision Afghanistan (WVA) national humanitarian clusters, and the donor community in Kabul and increase the WVA profile at a national level.
To identify and communicate potential funding opportunities for WVA.
Assist and support the programme/operations team, project managers and individual sector specialists by identifying key information, strategic, operational and tactical at a national level that will have impact on WVA operations.
To support the Grants Acquisition Officer during periods of concept note/proposal development by suggesting new project ideas and by contributing to the development of proposals and concept notes
I. Representation and Networking
Attend national cluster meetings and represent WVA interests including identifying potential funding opportunities and communicating WVAFG strategic, operational and tactical level interests.
Identify key engagement opportunities for WVA National Director (ND), Operations Director, Grants Acquisition Officer, Programme Manager (PM) and Sector Specialists to attend in Kabul
Under the guidance of the PM, represent WV Afghanistan at appropriate UN and NGO meetings and workshops; joint-agency assessments; and task force teams.
Network and facilitate collaborative working relationships with INGOs and partners and act as main focal point between WVAFG NO and wider Kabul donor community.
II. Project Development
Under supervision of the PM and in coordination with the Grants Acquisition Officer, assist in preparing high-quality concept papers and proposals which meet World Vision and donor requirements.
Under supervision of the PM and in coordination with the Grants Acquisition Officer, assist in preparing log frames, budgets and other project documentation in accordance with World Vision formats and standards.
III. Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation
Assist the M&E/P&Q coordinator in developing M&E plans
Assist the M&E/P&Q coordinator with key M&E tasks including data processing, Terms of Reference (ToR) development and review of Indicator Tracking Table (ITT) as part of proposal development.
Assist PM in preparing monthly and quarterly progress reports to the Operations Director as required.
Assist in coordinating and supporting project managers and sector specialists in the planning and undertaking of field assessments, technical and impact evaluations of current and ongoing projects.
Assist with additional duties as required.
Applications closing date is 02-Mar-2017
Please submit your resume and one page cover letter outlining how you meet the job requirements by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please write on the subject of your Email the Vacancy Number (WVA672) also Avoid sending attachment of big size (above 1024 KB) if you want your application/CV to be considered.
Only short listed candidates will be invited for an interview.
This position is based in Kabul and local candidates are highly recommended to apply.
You can also submit your hard resume and Application to the office by this address:
Kabul city district I 0 , Qala-eFatullah Wazir Abad Plaza Apartment A