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Asian Development Bank (ADB) is an international development finance institution headquartered in Manila, Philippines and is composed of 67 members, 48 of which are from the Asia and Pacific region.
ADB is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty.
ADB combines finance, knowledge, and partnerships to fulfill its expanded vision under its Strategy 2030.
ADB only hires nationals of its 67 members.
The position is assigned in the Afghanistan Resident Mission (AFRM) of the Central and West Asia Department (CWRD). Afghanistan is a founding member of ADB.
ADB supports the country's development in the transport, energy, natural resources, and economic management sectors. Cumulative lending to Afghanistan totals almost $4.
7 billion, and approved grants in 2016 totaled $550 million. The position is within the Programming and Economic Unit, which manages the forward program of assistance, conducts country level economic analysis, coordinates regional programs and manages cofinancing and partnerships.
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The Associate Project Officer actively contributes to the Resident Mission (RM) in handling loan / Technical Assistance (TA) processing and administration, portfolio management, sector work, and other general sector activities, covering public and private sector operations, with focus on assigned sector(s).
Independently processes and administers assigned loans, grants, TAs, cofinanced funds, etc., and support the day-to-day management and administration of the Afghanistan Infrastructure Trust Fund (AITF).
The incumbent will report to the designated International Staff and senior National Staff.
financed loans / grants and TA projects.
Provide support to the AITF Manager in running the day-to-day operations of the fund, responsibilities include but not limited to : i) Perform accounting of the funds (e.
iii) Prepare and issue timely AITF progress reports on a quarterly and annual basis, and iv) Coordinate meetings, respond to stakeholders' information requests, and etc.
Relevant Experience & Requirements
Equivalent experience will be considered)
Please refer to the link for ADB Competency Framework for National Staff Levels 1-4
https : / / www.adb.org / sites / default / files / page / 42368 / adb-national-staff-levels-1-2.pdf
The selected candidate is appointed for an initial term of three years.
ADB offers competitive remuneration and a comprehensive benefits package. Actual appointment salary will be based on ADB's standards and computation, taking into account the selected individual's qualifications and experience.
The vacancy is for a local position with a local remuneration package. It is open only to nationals and residents of Afghanistan.
ADB seeks to ensure that everyone is treated with respect and given equal opportunities to work in an inclusive environment.
ADB encourages all qualified candidates to apply regardless of their racial, ethnic, religious and cultural background, gender, sexual orientation or disabilities.
Women are highly encouraged to apply.
Please note that the actual level and salary will be based on qualifications of the selected candidate.