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Activation Date: 29 May, 2021   Announced Date: 29 May, 2021   Expire Date: 13 Jun, 2021

Job Location: Kabul
Nationality: National
Category: General
Employment Type: Full Time
Vacancy Number: KABUL-2021-054
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Kabul
Organization: U.S Embassy
Years of Experience: Minimum three years of progressively responsible w
Contract Duration: Permanent
Gender: Male/Female
Education: Bachelor’s level degree in Business, Law, International Relations, Economics, or Social Science is r
Close date: 13 Jun, 2021

About U.S Embassy:

U. S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan

Job Description:

Under the supervision of INL Kabul Justice Advisor and Justice Deputy Team Lead, incumbent assists with the development and implementation of INL’s grants and cooperative agreements. Incumbent serves as Grants Officer Representative (GOR), monitoring and administering recipients’ programs. Occasionally assists with the development of new grants, advising potential grantees and reviewing proposals, including to ensure they meet U.S. law. Incumbent assists in INL’s anticorruption and rule-of-law activities.

Job Requirements:

EXPERIENCE: Minimum three years of progressively responsible work experience in one of the above, Grants or program management experience is required.

JOB KNOWLEDGE: Must have thorough knowledge of Afghan society, government, history, and culture. Specific knowledge of foreign assistance and key players and institutions in Afghanistan. Knowledge of databases and database management.

Education Requirements:
Bachelor’s level degree in Business, Law, International Relations, Economics, or Social Science is required.

LANGUAGE: English Dari & Pashto: Level IV (fluent) in written, reading, and oral. Ability to interpret and translate is required.

 “this may be tested”

SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Ability to scan, comprehend, and summarize quickly. Flexibility to adjust priorities and focuses. Ability to develop and maintain excellent contacts and working relationships with representatives of local and national government, international donor organizations, NGOs, and civil society organizations. Ability to interpret and translate.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO):  The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.       
All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.

Submission Guideline:

All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a local security clearance. To apply for this position applicants must electronically submit the documents listed below to be considered for employment. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not eligible and qualified. To apply for this position click the “Submit Application” button. For more information on how to apply visit the Mission internet site (US Embassy Kabul Website).

Submission Email:

US Embassy Kabul Website

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