Administrative Specialist

Wed, Oct 16 2019 11:27 AM

Publish Date

Closing Date



Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Ministry of Public Health

Term of reference

Part of Administration

Job Title:                      Administrative Specialist

Vacancy No:                  Ad/Specialist

Number of Post:          One

Location                      Kabul

Gender:                       Female

Nationality:                 Afghan

Duration:                     One Year (Extendable)

Announced Date:             15/10/2019

 Expire Date:                     29/10/2019











The Afghanistan health system has made considerable progress and the health indicators have also significantly improved over the period of 2003-2017. The key enablers for the improvements have seen in the health sector are strong local stewardship, development of sound and stable policy frameworks, prioritization of investments in primary care and implementation of BPHS and EPHS. The BPHS and EPHS have been implemented through NGOs in 31 and the MoPH Strengthening Mechanism in remaining 3 provinces. Sehatmandi project mainly finances the BPHS and EPHS implementation across the country for 3 years - July 01, 2018 to June 30, 2021. In order to manage the health program effectively, the project finances the system development and stewardship functions of the MoPH though support of short-term technical assistance and supports the contractual staff required for implementation of project activities.

Scope of work:

The Adminstravie Specialist  will be responsible for facilitating the amistrative tasks of Sehatmandi project coordintation office.

This position will closely work with the Sehatmandi project admistrtion team and report to Sehatmandi project Senior Adviosors.


The incumbent will be a member of the Sehatmandi coordination office, with a special focus on the overall administrative activities related to Sehatmandi Project


  • Ensure that administrative activities are coordinated among all section of the Division;
  • Develop and implement office administration procedures;
  • Ensure proper filling system;
  • Keep soft and hard copies of contracts for all staff of Sehatmandi Project.;
  • Prepare the checklist and send copies of contracts officially to concerned parties including World Bank office;
  • Ensure proper maintaining and confidentiality of HR documents;
  • Proper documentation and renewing of contracts for supportive staff;
  • Enter all individual and institutional  contracts to the World Bank Procurement System and communicate with the concerned person of the World Bank;
  • Provide interpretation from English to local languages and vice versa whenever needed;
  • Compile plans of actions and monthly, quarterly and annually reports of the Department and share it with concerned parties;
  • Organize meeting and workshops of Sehatmandi project;
  • Facilitate the Sehatmandi project implementation support missions;
  • Undertake minutes of the meetings, edit and type it in standard formats  and share it at earliest convenience time with concerned parties and ensure  proper  documentation and recordkeeping;
  • Design a page in social media and keep it active and updated;
  • Work closely with the PMO, GCMU and DBD on issues related to the project adminsrative strategic actions;
  • Any other project administrative related jobs assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Have bachelors degree from a recognized university (degree must be confirmed by MoHE of Afghanistan).
  • Have at least 5 years’ experience in administration with NGOs or UN agencies or with government;
  • Have excellent knowledge of English (Written, spoken and understanding);
  • Have good computer and internet knowledge;


  • Developed and implemented office administrative procedures, i.e. facilitate to develop procurement documents, travel plans, ToRs, HR Manual
  • Provided logistics and secretariat services for the Project workshops, meetings and missions.
  • Provided systematic filing, record keeping and other house-keeping services
  • Monthly activities report submitted to Sehatmandi Coordination office on a regular basis.

(I) Electronic applications will be sent to: sub e-mail which corresponds if any of following 2 items is missing, your application will be considered as ineligible/incomplete.

1. In your emails please specify the title of the position as well as vacancy number for electronic submissions and please do the same in the hardcopy submissions.
2. Updated Curriculum vitae (CV)/Resume (Please attached your recent photo and mention in your CV exact date/periods of your work experience, graduation Day, Month, and Year).

If you are shortlisted and invited for written test/interview you will be required to present the original, the following:

A. Education Documents: Your recent education degree/diploma

ÿ Copy of verified Baccalaureate (12 passed) degree by Ministry of Education 
ÿ Copy of verified 14 or 15 passed degree by related Ministries
ÿ Copy of verified Bachelor Degree by Ministry of Higher Education
ÿ Copy of verified Medical Doctor Degree by Ministry of Higher Education
ÿ Copy of verified Master degree by Ministry of Higher Education 
B. Copy of National Identity Card (Tazkira: Only the pages that show picture and Tazkira number, pages, place of issue and date of issue)

• Electronic applications will be sent to: sub e-mail 
• Hard copies will be sent to: HR Container, Second floor, at the Ministry of Public Health, Great Masoud Square Kabul Afghanistan.
• The Contact Person at Human Resources is: Mr. Ahmad Nawid Barekzai, HR Officer, MoPH-GD HR. Phone number: 0093- (0)-707777734
Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to written test/interview and subsequent process. Please contact the person in charge (Mr. Ahmad Nawid Barekzai ) for confirmation.
• No CVs will be accepted after the closing date.
• Any persuade will be threat as disqualification.
• Candidate who applies for the same position in last six months and was unsuccessful (Obtained less than 60% marks), will not be short listed.
• Fraudulent documents and or fraudulent claims in CVs and or documents will result in disqualification at any stage of the recruitment process.

The test and interview will be taken from the following references

Submission Email:

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