Bachelor’s degree with at least 5 years relevant work experience with or in Afghanistan governance structures (either municipal subnational or national) particularly in the areas of public administration or public policy decision making;
Excellent interpersonal communication skills;
Experience with institutional and capacity building/strengthening in the form of training mentorship and facilitating;
Strong analytical skills with good problem-solving skills & creativity supported by good writing skills.
Fluent in Dari and/or Pashto and strong written and spoken English skills (FSI 3S/3R) required.
Previous experience and familiarity working in Wardak Afghanistan.
The Senior Municipal Team Lead and Governance/Public Administration Advisor provides mentorship capacity building/training and other technical assistance to the regional municipality tashkeel staff in relation to municipal governance policy and decision making including support to Municipal Advisory Boards. S/he and will oversee the other embedded advisors in the municipal office. S/he will be physically located in the municipal government offices and will be the main point of contact for the mayor.
Objectives and Duties
The Senior Municipal Team Lead/Government/Public Administration Advisor’s responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Be the main focal point for SHAHAR in the municipality regarding the organization and carrying out of the Municipal Governance Capacity Index assessments in the municipality;
Contribute to the development of and lead the implementation of the customized municipal capacity building plan for the municipality;
Lead the process for developing the regional municipality as a regional learning hub for other provincial and district municipalities in the region;
Work with municipal officials to facilitate the adoption of DMM standard operating procedures (SOPs) in the municipality;
Lead interactions with municipal officials and Municipal Advisory Boards (MABs) for the development of public outreach transparency and accountability efforts including the development and implementation of strategic communications plans and the ongoing management of the Citizen Service Center (CSC) in the municipality;
Be the main point of contact with the municipality mayor for implementation of the SHAHAR project;
Coordinate with other SHAHAR advisors to ensure seamless support across all municipal functions especially where areas of responsibility overlap;
Supervise team of embedded advisors including ensuring that EAs for all sectors are facilitating the use of IFMS by the municipality as appropriate;
Other duties as assigned by the Deputy Chief of Party or the Kabul Senior Management Team.
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