At least Master’s Degree in Resource Management Finance or Economics Management or any other relevant fields; Minimum of 5 years working experience in the field of Administration policy making management project implementation monitoring and reporting and mining sector of Afghanistan; Having past work experience with government line Ministries and as well as with donor communities; High levels of personal initiative motivation honesty and integrity; Familiarity with AEITI mandate and working experiences in the areas of Extractive Industries of the requirements; Excellent interpersonal skills; Should be fluent in spoken and written of local languages and English;
Duration of one year with possibility of extension.
Duties & Responsibilities
Provide technical advice on EITI implementation to Multi Stakeholder Group (MSG) focusing in particular on implementing EITI requirements and rules to achieve AEITI ´ validation´ and compliant status. Provide future directions for AEITI implementation;
Support MSG in developing a three years strategic framework for AEITI periodically review and update as necessary;
Support MSG in developing and implementing AEITI multi-year work plan aimed at addressing recommendation from the validation and reconciliation reports a well as for preparing for getting complaint status. Ensure the plan is continuously updated and proposed actions are implemented and revised on a timely manner;
Assist MSG in developing EITI reporting templates for the annual AEITI report and update/improve where necessary each year;
Help strengthen the role MSG in the EITI process and coordinate meetings of the MSG in an efficient and effective manner as recommended by the validation report.
Increase coordination between all stakeholders including MOMP MoF donors MSG and AEITI Secretariat as a very critical task for enhanced relations.
Analyze/summarize each annual audit findings and prepare recommendations (in policy and technical systems) to the MSG;
Help develop solutions on complex issues of EITI implementation through research and analysis of specific issues relating to revenues and payments from the extractive industry;
Analyze policy implementation and policy issues effecting the extractive sector in a the country and pro-actively suggest possible impact in the curse of the achieving AEITIs objectives;
Write policy briefings and case studies to guide the Multi Stakeholder Group the Secretariat and other key policy level actors towards improving transparency and effective revenue utilization in the country;
Identify weaknesses/lapses in the financial management of extractive resources (across government) and propose recommendations for their remediation;
Help the MSG build mechanisms which go beyond the EITI implementation process in other to embed EITI into national governance and financial management systems and mechanisms;
Help maintain close collaboration with the EITI Secretariat in Oslo and donors/ bilateral agencies and other stakeholders engaged in EITI implementation;
Help develop partnership with regional development organizations bilateral partnerships with regional development organizations bilateral partners civil society organizations and resource companies in the private sector and public sector;
Improve and maintain close coordination with the donor community and make sure donors are constantly involved to support the EITI process in Afghanistan;
Develop a concise suitability plan for the EITI process in Afghanistan and make considerable progress in securing funding and financial support for the process;
Develop and implement an effective and strategic communication and public awareness plan for the EITI process in Afghanistan;
Contribute to organization and content of AEITI communication and learning events in the country.
Assist in preparation National and International Conferences;
Any other tasks assigned by the Multi Stakeholder Group.
Interested Afghan nationals should submit their application to comprising an updated CV a one-page cover letter (i.e. cover page CV and supporting educational documents should be in one file and not submitted separately) explaining the candidates interest and suitability for the advertised position. Please mention the name of the position and vacancy number you are applying for in your emails subject line.
Cc:[email protected] Application received after the deadline will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for test/interview The vacancy announcement is open only Afghan national(s) applicants