; Social Media Officer | Jobs in Afghanistan

Basic Information

Vacancy Number: 485/ HRMD/CCNP/MRRD
Title: Social Media Officer
Category: Other
Duration: 1 Year (Extendable)
Exp.: 2021-06-25
Jobs no: 1
Salary: As per NTA Salary Scale
Gender: Male/Female


Organization: Citizen Charter/MRRD
Location: Kabul, AF


Work Experience: 4 related experience. Years

Qualifications and Requirement

  • At least bachelor’s degree in communications journalism marketing social sciences or any other related field. Master’s degree will be an advantage.
  • Experience in design and development of complex websites and webpages and management of social media
  • Must have at least four years post bachelor’s degree experience in communications PR research marketing or publishing/digital content
  • In-depth knowledge of the Social Media and HubSpot Content Optimization System
  • Knowledge and experience with HTML XHTML CSS design cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility Access mySQL and javascript is an advantage

Required Skills

  • Good attention to details creativity and knowledge of information technology
  • Familiarity with publishing and software design
  • Strong communications skills and an up-to-date awareness of marketing techniques
  • Analytical and assessment capacity and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and local languages
  • Knowledge in website design and maintenance

Duties & Responsibilities


The Social Media Officer works within the Public Communications Division (PCD) and assists the overall maintenance and design of CCNPP website and social media pages. S/he makes sure that the information and messages through online platforms are well-structured accurate current and easy to find and also assists in performing the coding and other technical requirements of the website and social media. S/he will make sure that the website and other social media platforms meet the requirements of its diverse users audience and CCNPP stakeholders.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Social Media Officer will specifically perform the following tasks:

  • Assist in planning development and implementation of the CCNPP strategy for website and social media;
  • Create and implement the action plan for posting contents of the websites and social media pages;
  • Assist in preparing contents such as articles stories press releases spots videos documentaries and infographics;
  • Ensure that Facebook Twitter Instagram and LinkedIn communities receive quality information through effective moderation and strong management;
  • Record review and analyze feedback and comments of the online audience and share with the PCD Head and other relevant divisions;
  • Create engaging creative and audience-liked social media contents considering the branding guidelines and wider organizational objectives;
  • Regularly update the whole CCNPP team on the progress of social media and website activities and call for their action when required;
  • Follow up with the concerned staff on the innovative designs tactics and approaches to improve the website and other social media visibility to make sure these platforms are dynamic appealing and have improved user interfaces;
  • Assist with conducting online surveys of the users and study their perception of the website and enhance the contents based on that;
  • Carry out search engine analysis to maximize traffic on the website and initiate approaches and tactics to increase its online marketing presence and performance and grow the subscribers;
  • Conduct regular monitoring of the website and social media statistics and prepare regular analytical reports to evaluate the progress and provide response;
  • Develop guidelines for producing contents for the website and social media;
  • Regularly monitor the activities/interactions on the website and social media accounts and filter inappropriate/offensive comments/posts and respond to critical comments; 
  • Be able to occasionally update HTML CSS and JavaScript on the website; and
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the Head of PCD and management.

Submission Guideline

Please send your up-to-date CV required Bachelor degree certified by Ministry of Higher Education and all work certificates as per your CV before closing date (please make sure that the size of documents that you attach does not exceed 4MBs) if any of the mentioned documents are not sent/provided it will be considered as uncompleted documents and the candidate will not be short listed for the position s/he applied for. Interested Afghan Nationals should submit their applications in writing (clearly indicating on the subject line the title of the position and Vacancy Announcement Number E.g. Social Media Officer – 485/HRMD/CCNP/MRRD to:   vacancies@ccnpp.org;

Important Note: any/all applications without the mentioned subject line will not be considered.

The MRRD/CCNPP strongly encourages women candidates to apply. It applies a pro-active and positive discrimination policy towards women candidates as follows:  

Women candidates with slightly lower than the stated required experience will also be considered.
If offered this position the woman position holder will be allowed an adult male or female relative as a Mahrram for official travel if/when required.
The MRRD and its CCNPP will promote a woman-friendly environment with clear anti-harassment policies enforced.


Physical address:

The Human Resources Management and Development Division

Tashkilat Street District 6th Darul Aman

Citizens Charter National Priority Program

Ministry of Rural and Rehabilitation and Development

Kabul Afghanistan.

Email: vacancies@ccnpp.org