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Basic Information

Vacancy Number: 24
Title: Information Management/GIS Assistant (Based in Kabul )
Category: Information Technology (IT)
Exp.: 2019-08-04
Jobs no: 1
Salary: As per ANDMA Salary Scale
Gender: Male/Female


Organization: ANDMA - iMMAP
Location: Kabul, AF


Work Experience: 1 Years

The IM/GIS Assistant will work closely with staff from PDMC ANDMA national partners and international partners to understand their needs in terms of information management and assist in the development of cooperative data exchange. This may require his participation in meetings with relevant stakeholders and the necessity to move to attend those meetings in the relevant province.
The IM/GIS Assistant will assist in the design and customization of partners’ datasets as well as on visualization and dissemination practices.
- The IM/GIS Assistant will create visual products using ASDC and promote the use of ASDC at the provincial level by relevant Stakeholders.
- The IM/GIS Assistant will assist in the capacity building programs delivered at the provincial level.
- The IM/GIS Assistant will attend to partners’ requirements by timely producing and disseminating information management products through suitable media.

- The IM/GIS Assistant will work with the iMMAP Afghanistan team to ensure that all support requirements of ANDMA iMMAP and  OFDA  are met in a timely and efficient manner.
- Perform  any  other  duties  related  to  the  information  management  assigned  by  the supervisor or Country Director


The IM/GIS Assistant works under the direct supervision of the IM/GIS coordinator. The IM/GIS Assistant will work in close consultation with iMMAP Afghanistan Team.


Three-Month probation applies.

The performance will be evaluated against the expected deliverables. Evaluation based on:

Completion of tasks assigned.
Quality of products generated by the IM/GIS Assistant.



- At least 1 years of experience in the field of Geographic  Information  Systems  (GIS)  or an equivalent number of years combining academic and GIS/IM education.
- University degree in Information Management     Engineering Computer science or relevant degree.
- Familiarity with on at least one of the GIS software ( ArcGIS QGIS ..)
- Good technical skills in MS Excel and data management
- Being a resident of the deployment Province or having the capacity to relocate in the deployment province.
- Good English language level ( Speaking reading and writing ) is required.

Duties & Responsibilities

The IM/GIS Assistant is a position in Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA) that is based in the Provincial Disaster Management Committees (PDMC) of the deployment province. With the support responsibility for the development of cooperative data exchange and create visual products regarding hazard mapping and the promotion of the use of Afghanistan Spatial Data Center (ASDC) at the provincial level for relevant Stakeholders.

Additionally the IM/GIS Assistant is tasked to support the activities in PDMC in his assigned Zone.

The IM/GIS Assistant will support all goals and strategies of the ANDMA Program

in its work with national partners international partners and applicable donor agencies.

The IM/GIS Assistant will work under the technical supervision of iMMAP technical team.


Submission Guideline

Please send us cover letter in English and your CV showing employment history and the name of 3 referees who will be contacted if you will be shortlisted for this function along with links to web sites you’ve built.

iMMAP is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment based upon race color religion national origin sex age marital status handicap or any other reason not related to employment.

The selected candidates should have the capacity to relocate to the city of deployment residents of the city/districts of deployment are strongly encouraged to apply.

Email: hrafghanistan@immap.org