Finance Officer (Re-announced) - Ministry of Agriculture Irrigation and Livestock

Finance Officer (Re-announced)


             Vacancy Number             MAIL/ADB/AMIP.014

             Title                                    Finance Officer (Re-announced)

             Organization                     Agriculture Market Infrastructure Project (AMIP)

             Duty Station                      Kabul

             City                                     Karte Sakhi, Jamal Mina

             Duration                            Until 31 December 2013 (Extendable)

             No of Jobs                         01

             Nationality                        Afghan

             Sex                                      Male/Female

             Salary Range                     As per company / Organization Salary Policy

             Announcing Date             July 16, 2013

             Closing Date                     Jul 26, 2013

             Job Type                            Full Time

             Shift                                    Day

             Job Status                          

             Experience                        Minimum 3 years



Agriculture Market Infrastructure Project (AMIP) is one of the developmental projects of the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock, and has two major components of


 (i) Agriculture Marketing Infrastructure and

 (ii) Project Management and Supervision


Under the Agriculture Marketing Infrastructure component, five modern livestock slaughterhouses and 19 processing centers for horticulture produce at the production areas will be established. Support to the product standard development in terms of development of food safety policies and products standards, as well as provision of equipment and capacity building of the horticulture produce testing labs will be provided.



Duties & Responsibilities :

Under the overall supervision of the Project Director and direct supervision of the Admin/Finance Manager, the incumbent performs the following duties:

  • Follow up on internal correspondence with the Ministry and, as appropriate, external communication;
  • Provide administrative support, including scheduling and preparing meetings, placing and responding to phone calls, copying, distributing and documenting correspondence;
  •  Assist in preparation of presentations and other documents as requested;
  • Take meeting minutes, organize and distribute minutes as required
  •  Assist staff in the arrangement of official travels and missions;
  • Draft official emails and correspondence;
  • Keeping track of the transport log-book for the office vehicles;
  • Oversee maintenance of vehicle;
  • Ensure an orderly transport system and schedule for the office;
  • Inform senior staff members of any major problems with the vehicle in order to ensure a speedy remedy;
  •  Ensuring proper maintenance of filing system;
  •  Ensure materials are handled in a business sensitive and confidential manner;
  • Preparing inventory lists;
  • Be able to write request letters in local languages to Ministry Management and in English Language to Donor & Project Stakeholders
  • Be able to make proper procurement of needed items for project, using Governmental and ADB procurement guidelines
  • Keeping updated Leave Records of the staff
  • Maintain meeting and project activity calendar; and Perform any other official duties as required.



Qualifications :

  • University degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business Administration
  • Minimum 3 years Government, ADB, WB or UN financial management Experience
  • Excellent English and local language and computer skills



Submission guidelines:   

AMIP Office, HR Department Contracted Staff 
Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock, 
Our Address is: Kabul University Road, Kabul, Afghanistan 




*No resume will be taken under consideration without having a cover letter




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