CTG Global is a Personnel Management Service Company specialized in Recruitment, Management Consultancy, and Human Resources management services in countries experiencing or emerging from armed conflicts, natural disasters, or acute social and economic crises worldwide. CTG Global provides tailored personnel management support enabling a growing number of public and private sector agencies and individuals to achieve their objectives in complex and challenging environments. CTG Global clients in Afghanistan currently comprise government, UN agencies, non-government organizations (NGOs), and different businesses such a security companies.
1. General Background
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UNOPS mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.
Within these three core areas of expertise, UNOPS provides its partners with advisory, implementation and transactional services, with projects ranging from building schools and hospitals, to procuring goods and services and training local personnel. UNOPS works closely with governments and communities to ensure increased economic, social and environmental sustainability for the projects we support, with a focus on developing national capacity.
Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, our vision is to advance sustainable implementation practices in development, humanitarian and peacebuilding contexts, always satisfying or surpassing partner expectations.
We employ more than 6,000 personnel and on behalf of our partners create thousands more work opportunities in local communities. Through our headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark and a network of offices, we oversee activities in more than 80 countries.
With more than 10 years of experience in the country, the UNOPS Afghanistan office supports national reconstruction and development efforts by providing projects with goods and services - from stand-alone, one-off solutions to long-term management and capacity development support. Based in Kabul, UNOPS in Afghanistan has sub-offices in every region of the country. The team implements projects in support of the Afghanistan National Development Strategy, in a wide range of sectors including infrastructure, education, environment and agriculture, and governance and rule of law.
2. Functional Description
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1. General Project Background:
The United Nations Mine Action Centre of Afghanistan (UNMACA) is operating in partnership with the Directorate of Mine Action Coordination (DMAC) and on behalf of the Government of Afghanistan. UNMACA is an UNMAS (UN Mine Action Service) project which is implemented by UNOPS. UNMACA plans, manages and oversees all mine action activities including Victim Assistance (VA) in Afghanistan. It provides technical support and ensures the proper integration of mine action into wider humanitarian assistance and development programmes.
The Front Office Assistant under the direct supervision of Chief of Staff will be responsible for the following assigned tasks: