Economic Empowerment Programme Officer

Vacancy Number:KVID20181023-60280
Title: Economic Empowerment Programme Officer
Duration:1 year with possibility of extension
Exp.:2018-10-23-(4 Days From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per NCA salary Scale


Organization:Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) |About Norwegian Church Aid (NCA)


Education:Bachelor or Master degrees in Agricultural Economics or Vocational Skills Education
Work Experience:At least five of working with EE. Programme Years
  • Bachelor or Master degrees in Agricultural Economics or Vocational Skills Education
  • At least five year of working with economic empowerment  in Afghanistan
  • Experience in vocational skills and enterprise development
  • Proven experience in monitoring and documentation
  • Good communication (oral written and spoken) in English Pashto and Dari
  • Good skills of using micro soft office software
  • Good presentation skills
  • Flexible (team worker)
  • Able to work in insecure areas
  • Ability to work with local communities and government authorities

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist Economic Empowerment programme coordinator in design and implement vocational skills and enterprise development projects as per the guidelines of the NCA Afghanistan country strategy and Economic empowerment programme policy.

  • Conduct capacity assessment of partners engaged in vocational skills and enterprise development programme and accordingly provide training to build the capacities of partner for vocational skills

  • Assist EE programme coordinator in review and development of  economic empowerment programme implementation systems procedures and approaches of partners in achieving the programme objectives

  • Establish effective coordination and cooperation mechanisms with partners in achieving the economic empowerment programme objectives and scaling up the programme

  • Develop a comprehensive capacity development plan for the building skills for Jobs project for partners

  • Accompany and mentor local partner organisations in implementing and documenting the results of the economic empowerment programme.

  • Assist partner’s staff in the economic empowerment sector to implement the economic empowerment programme and develop their skills and capacities for economic empowerment.

  • Conduct regular monitoring of projects to document results and build the capacity of NCA and partners staff in monitoring methods.

  • Regularly work on the performance of the partners staff in economic empowerment sector with annual objectives for partner’s staff and economic empowerment sector.

  • Contribute to reports required by the NCA HO and SIU and other donors providing funds to the economic empowerment programme.

  • Regularly update the Economic Empowerment Programme Coordinator on the progress and challenges of the programme.

  • Act as assistant project manager of the Building Skills for Jobs Project which include financial and activities management of the Private Sector Civil Society and Government Institutions 

  • Promote better coordination and working environments between NCA and local partners engaged in economic empowerment.

  • Focus on SIU funded project and smooth implementation with collaboration of private sector  

  • Accompany partners and NCA Economic empowerment programme staff in implementation of activities and building their capacity in economic empowerment.

  • Conduct and supervise regular need assessment

  • Produce quality documentation on the results of the programme and for promoting the economic empowerment  programme

Submission Guideline

Qualified candidates are encourage to submit their updated cover letter along with their Cvs no later than 23 October 2018.

Include (EE Programme Officer VA#15) in the subject line of your email.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. female applicants are highly encourage to apply.

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