Finance & Administration Officer

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Announcement

DACAAR invites applications from suitable candidates for the following position:

Job Title: Finance & Administration Officer
Vacancy Number: CCAP 001/2017 
Nationality: Afghan 
Department: Programme / Operation Sub Department  (CCAP)
Duty station: East RO / Nuristan and Kunar, Provincial Offices  
Required number: One (1) for Nuristan Province

One (1) for Kunar Province

Gender: Male / Female
Contract: Project Based till end of December 2017 (Extendable)   
Salary: NTA grade F (22000) including food allowance & Government Tax
Opening Date: 04/07/2017
Closing Date: 07/08/2017
Organization Background:
DACAAR is a non governmental, humanitarian organization that supports sustainable development in Afghanistan through promoting the ability of local communities to decide upon and manage their own development process. The organisation employs around 600 staff of whom 05 are expatriates. Core thematic areas are: Water, Sanitation & Hygiene; Natural Resource Management; Small Scale Enterprise Development; Women’s Empowerment.
Position Description:
To assists Provincial Manager in Administrative and Account issues.
·          Collecting bills and preparing vouchers for Provincial Office expenditures.

·         Collecting, checking and calculating bills received from field offices

·         Preparing required documents for monthly expenditures and forwarding to Finance Department for further processing.

·         Preparing and reconciling of monthly closing report for cash book and bank book and keep correct record of them (Hard and Soft copies).

·         Ensure that expenditures of Provincial Office and field offices incurred are according to the approved budget correct dimension codes (GL account code, project code, budget line and department locations).

·         Liaise with Mastofiat for payment of tax (House, contractors) with coordination of the Finance Department.

·         Be the focal point for all HR related issues related to the Provincial Office.

·         Sending and receiving the pouch.

·         With close consultation with Provincial Manager Purchasing of material for the projects.

·         Review yearly plan of operation with the Provincial Manager and update plan for procurement of materials, repair of vehicles/equipment.

·         Check expendable and non-expendable materials lists in store and stock.

·         Make money request for monthly expenditures.

·         Prepare monthly staff update list of the Provincial Office and relevant field offices/projects.

·         Prepare DACAAR vehicle, rent vehicle and house update list.

·         Prepare summary time sheets on monthly base.

·         Any other tasks assigned by the supervisor.

Education/ Qualification and Employment Benefits                                                

Education: Bachelor degree in Economics or BBA
Experience: At least three years of experience in relevant field.
Other qualifications’ an advantage:

  • Experience in Admin and Finance
  • Good Interpersonal Skill
  • Good Organizational and Communication (Written and Oral) Skills.
Languages: Pashto, Dari and English.
Employment benefits:
·         Good training opportunities to enhance employees’ skills

·         Eid bonus on both Eids (after the completion of three months service)

·         36 days of paid annual leave per year

·         10 days of paid sick leave per year

·         30 days of paid Hajj leave (after the completion of one year service)

·         90 days of paid maternity leave for female employees(after the completion of three months service)

·         5 days of paid paternity leave for male employees(after the completion of three months service)

·         15 days of public holidays per year

Procedure for submission of applications:                                                                                      

Interested and qualified candidates should submit a DACAAR Job Application Form along with introduction letter and CV online to or a Hard copy to HR Department in DACAAR main office Kabul.
Important Note:
·   Applications without DACAAR Job Application Form will not be considered.

·    DACAAR job application form can be obtained from; DACAAR website, acbar website; website / and DACAAR Main Office kabul.

·   Only Short-listed candidates will be contacted and called for the written test/ interview.

·   The salary would be paid in AFN according to the actual exchange rate.

DACAAR is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all sections of the society. While all applicants will be strictly assessed on their individual merit, qualified women, people with disabilities and members of minority communities are especially encouraged to apply.
Kabul Office Address:
DACAAR, Main Office, Paikob-e-Naswar, Wazirabad, Kabul, AfghanistanPostal address: Central P.O. Box 208, Kabul, Afghanistan
Phone: (+93) 0202230752/ (+93) 0202230753
Web site:

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