Re Advertised - Sr. Policy Adviser
About Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP):
Ministry of Mines and Petroleum is an enabler of the sector’s development and steward of all mineral and hydrocarbon resources through the implementation of international best practice, policies, regulations and procedures to encourage environmentally and socially acceptable private investment. It is the responsibility of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum to ensure progress in research, exploration, development, and exploitation of both minerals and hydrocarbons. The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum approach is to create the highest level of ministerial competence, promote clear and transparent investment opportunities through modern laws, regulation and policies; and develop a progressive and inviting fiscal regime.
The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum is seeking an Afghan national for the post of Sr. Policy Adviser. The Policy Advisor will be responsible to the Deputy Minister, Policy and Programmes and will work closely with other advisers in the Strategy Unit and colleagues in the Ministry on a range of programmes and activities to address the challenges and opportunities for the sustainable development and governance of Afghanistan’s mineral and hydrocarbon resources and extractive industries in line with international best practice.
Requires travel to provinces:
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Develop an action plan on policy advisory based on job description.
- Provide advice and support in all maters related to policy formulation and implementation affecting the extractive industries in Afghanistan.
- Assist in the drafting and revision of policies and other technical documentations.
- Undertake assigned research relating to policy in the extractive industries.
- Undertake collaborative work with other advisers and Ministry colleagues on a variety of projects.
- Performing any other tasks assigned by the MoMP authorities.
At least Bachelor degree in public policy, political economy, government, or a related field.
The candidate should have at least 7 years of experience with bachelor degree and 5 years of experience with masters degree in the public or private sector related to the field
Other Required Skills;
Ability to draft policies and other technical documentation.
S/he should possess excellent writing, editing, and speaking skills in Dari, Pashto and English.
Priority will be given to candidates who demonstrate a high level of motivation and good communication, hardworking and interpersonal skills
Applicants are requested to submit a complete application package which must include all required documents (provided below) to firstname.lastname@example.org with a Subject line
MoMP/PSU/Sr. Policy Adviser to MoMP/ Policy and Programs Deputy Minister. applications must be received by no later than 10 July, 2019.
a. Cover memo/email text that outlines how your qualifications and experience meet the selection criteria.
b. A current resume or curriculum vitae.
Note: IN ORDER TO HAVE YOUR APPLICATION CONSIDERED, YOU MUST SUBMIT ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS, MENTIONING THE SUBJECT LINE. IF YOU OMIT ANY OF THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS, COVER PAGE, CV. YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
Attention: Development Projects HR Unit, 4th floor, Main Building Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP), At Abdul Haq Square.
Ahmad Siar Najib: Projects HR Coordinator
Contact details: 0093 (0) 784 846 000
Female Candidates are highly encourage to participate.