Financial Management Advisor

Vacancy Number:KVID20170224-35994
Title: Financial Management Advisor
Category:Accounting & Finance
Duration:One Year with possibility of extension
Exp.:2017-02-24-(1 Years Ago)
Jobs no:1


Organization:ICMA |About ICMA


Work Experience:5 Years

At least 5 years of relevant experience working in or with a municipal government, particularly in the area of financial management, revenue generation, business and property registration, accounting and payroll in Afghanistan.
Institutional and capacity building strengthening in the form of training, mentorship, and strategic planning.
Strong analytical skills with good problem solving skills & creativity, supported by good writing skills.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent).
Excellent interpersonal communication skills and public speaking ability.
Fluent in Dari and/or Pashto and strong written and spoken English skills (FSI 3S/3R) required.
Previous experience and familiarity working in East of Afghanistan.



The position reports to ­­the Municipal Team Lead.

Duties & Responsibilities

The Financial Management Advisor(s) will be responsible for managing the activities in target municipalities in the areas of revenue generation, business and property registration, accounting, and payroll. S/he will be physically located in the municipal government offices of Gardiz and will provide mentorship, capacity building training, and other technical assistance as needed to the municipality staff and officials.


Providing on-the-job coaching to and mentor municipal officials in financial management.

Contribute to the design of a customized capacity building plan in the financial management skill area.

Annually help assess capacity building progress in financial management, making adjustments accordingly.

Identify factors limiting the development and implementation of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for revenue generation, business and property registration, accounting, and payroll. Identify and take steps to resolve limiting factors.


Submission Guideline

Note: Subject line should be only: Gardiz- Financial Management Advisor -Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Please send your cover letter and CV in one file to [email protected] not later than Feb 24, 2017-Late application will not be considered.

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