Senior Human Resource Associate

Vacancy Number:VA – AFG/THRCP/MOPW 036/2018
Title: Senior Human Resource Associate
Category:Human Resources
Duration:1 Year(s) Extension Possibility: Yes Contract Type: Contractor
Exp.: 2018-09-29-(6 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary:According to NTA Salary Scale


Organization: Ministry of Public Works (MoPW) Trans Hindukush Road Connectivity Project (THRCP) | About Ministry of Public Works (MoPW) Trans Hindukush Road Connectivity Project (THRCP)
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor’s in Human Resources Management Business Administration Public Administration
Work Experience:4 Year(s) Of Relevant Experience (NTA) Years

Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources Management Business Administration Public Administration and Social Science or relevant field is required.

  • Mater Degree will be given an advantage

Work Experience

  • At least 4 years of relevant experience in providing HR capacity or Administrative related functions.

  • Previous experience in providing HR support and administration in UN and NGO is highly desirable.

  • Familiarity with WB funded projects is an asset;

  • Experience working with Government of Afghanistan Ministries is highly desirable.

Required Documents:

  • Copy of verified Bachelor Degree by Ministry of Higher Education

  • Copy of verified Master degree by Ministry of Higher Education

  • Copy of verified Afghan ID Card (Tazkera)

  • Copy of verified last Posting Contract

  • Certificate’s and Appreciation Letter’s


  • Excellent working knowledge of English both written and verbal. Fluent both written and verbally in Dari/Pashto.

  • Good working knowledge of MS Office application (Word Excel) email/internet.

  • Be able to exercise good judgment and be able to maintain confidentiality and conduct duties with integrity.

  • Has good interpersonal skills and makes sound and reasoned judgments.

  • Is able to manage and mentor a team and supervise in a participatory and capacity building manner.

  • Be willing and able to meet tight deadlines and work long hours when required.

  • Is a self-starter takes initiative and strives to meet deadlines.

  • Be able to work in a multi-cultural environment.

Duties & Responsibilities

Job Summary

Under the overall supervision of the Executive Director with support from the Senior HR Officer (IC).  the Senior HR Associate is responsible for Organizing and Coordinating Office Operations and procedures. He/she is responsible to effectively and proactively manage the HR support services for the portfolio of THRCP/PMT/MPW programs. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide oversight and timely accomplishment of HR-related matters concerning recruitment onboarding leave and absence monitoring performance management payroll travel administration conduct and discipline procedures and separation of project personnel

  • In coordination with the Executive Director provide administration of transparent and competitive recruitment and selection processes as per NTA regulations including drafting of terms of references (TORs) job classification Vacancy Announcement (VA) advertisements applicant screening matrix preparation scheduling and arrange logistical procedures for written tests and/or interviews and prepare interview minutes.’

  • Provide advice to the Executive Director on the individual status of recruitment cases vacancy administration and other relevant HR matters and issues

  • Facilitate all recruitment-related documentation for proper contract management including reference checks medical and other types of documents in compliance with policy and audit requirements.

  • Prepare and submit as part of the contract administration process and issue contracts and/or amendments as applicable

  • Process DSA and other applicable rates in accordance with THRCP/MOPW rules and regulations.

  • Provide support to project personnel and partners for official business travels.

  • Maintain and update on a regular basis the project staffing table.

  • Maintain and regularly update leave and attendance records of project personnel

  • Ensure a properly working filing system of local and international personnel with respect to relevant documents contracts and payment files; follow through with a properly working archive system as required

  • Assist in knowledge sharing and capacity building including timely dissemination of HR-related communications and instructions SOPs.

  • Assist in compiling data for reports related to performance evaluations staffing tables recruitment tracks vacancy closures payroll Attendance reports salary reviews and others as required.

  • Process monthly payroll attendance manually process related entitlements.

  • In coordination with the THRCP/MPW Executive Director provide updates on HR process workflows turn-around times and compliance to rules and regulations for project audit purposes

  • Perform other duties as may be assigned

A. Monitoring and Progress Controls

  • Availability of complete and accurate personnel files for all incumbents.

  • Full compliance of HR and Procurement rules and regulations and SOPs

  • Timely performance and completion of end-to-end recruitment activities

B. Final Product

  • Timely submission of contract preparations amendments and separation

  • Efficient reporting facility on staffing resources and active database systems for tracking and monitoring HR-related activities within the project.

  • Effective filing and archive system


Submission Guideline

Qualified candidate may submit their application including a letter of interest complete Curriculum Vitae to [email protected] : Kindly indicate the vacancy number (VA – AFG/THRCP - MOPW 036/2018) and the post title (Senior Human Resource Associate) in the subject line when applying by email.

Additional Considerations
- Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
- Only those candidates that are short-listed for interviews will be notified.
- Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Email: [email protected]