Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Dec 2012

Project Officer-KPK

Concern Worldwide
  • Overall Project Management through Implementing partners (Food Security, Micro entrepreneur, Cash transferring, WASH, DRR, Early and post recovery programming) at provincial level.
  • To assist and support the Programme Manager in the development of new concept papers and proposals that comply with CWPP’s programming priorities and strategic directions.
  • To develop appropriate relationships with partner organizations, offering support as required without being directive; and being open to two-way learning
  • To facilitate training programmes and capacity building activities for partner organizations, Concern staff and other stakeholders as required.
  • To support the Programme Manager in the management, monitoring and evaluation of the relevant long-term development and emergency projects.
  • With the participation of the community, Concern programme staff and partner organizations, design methodologies and techniques for the aforementioned monitoring and reviewing activities, in different sectors
  • Network and liaise with other relevant agencies and stakeholders to represent CWPP in area(s) of expertise; and more broadly as required by PM
Jun 2010 - Sep 2010

Regional M&E Officer

Rehnuma-FPAP
  • Assist Regional Director for technical guidance and support to community unit staff, and volunteers in implementation of all project activities.
  • Assist staff in preparation of quarterly schedule for various projects with the consultation of Project Managers
  • Designing systems for M&E and reporting
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of on-going activities of Islamabad Regions
  • Collect and Prepare monthly/Quarterly/Annual progress reports
  • Undertake small surveys/evaluate projects
  • Conduct any other programming responsibility delegated by the Regional Director
Sep 2009 - Jun 2010

Community Mobilization Officer

Save the Children-US
  • To manage the team of 20 (Social Mobilizers of PWD),
  • Monthly planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and reporting of Social Mobilizers.
  • Provide technical support to field team on community mobilization.
  • To assist in the development, Implementation and monitoring community mobilization activities in the district.
  • Provide assistance in the documentation process of ongoing activities.
  • Preparation of Donor and Home Office reports.
  • To assist and liaise with existing community setups, health management team and other consortium partners to develop strategies for mobilization of communities.
Oct 2005 - Sep 2009

Social Organizer

ActionAid International-Pakistan
  • Design and implementation of other complementary relief, rehabilitation and reconstruction interventions (including NFI packages, construction of temporary schools, transitional Shelters and livelihood inputs, reconstruction of water supply systems etc.)
  • Designing community assessments including needs identification and prioritizations processes
  • Designing systems for beneficiary identification and registration
  • To design and manage AAPk Emergency projects/Program at community level.
  • Formations of community groups and capacitate them for advocating community issues with concern departments.
  • Development and strengthening linkages for community organization with Govt. Departments and NGO/INGO
  • Formation of VOs, UCs and local NGO in Tehsil Oghi which has ultimately replaced ActionAid (Mansehra).
  • Planning and budgeting of Mansehra office with operational plan.

Worked as Interim DA Coordinator (Jan to Sep, 2009)

  • To ensure smooth implementation of planned interventions and activities
  • To provide strategic direction to field team
  • Ensure financial and administrative systems are in place and functionalized at field office according to the policies and procedures of AAPk
  • To facilitate visitors, donors and to provide any relevant information regarding program implementation in the field
  • To capacitate local CBO/NGOs so that they can perform.
  • Program and Project reporting of field office to country office on due deadlines.

Education

Education
Nov 2002 - Jul 2005

M.A

N.W.F.P Agricultural University

Skills

Skills

Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction

Report Writing

Advocacy

Human Resource Management

Programme/Project Management

Partnership Development and Management

Livelihood (on farm and off farm)

Research, Monitoring, Evaluation (M&E Systems)

Objective

Seeking professional partnership with an organization that can utilized my potential for people betterment and also enhance my growth.

Summary

I did masters in Rural Sociology (with Distinction) in 2005 and Political Science 2010. Currently, working with WaterAid as a Regional Monitoring, Evaluation and Research Officer-KPK (Third Party). Previously I have served organization like Concern Worldwide, Save the Children, Rehnuma FPAP and ActionAid International. Core career areas 1. Monitoring, Evaluation and Research 2. Partnership Development and Management3. Programm/Project Managemnet  4. Emergency and Early Recovery Response5. Livelihood Programming (both on-farm and off-farm) 6. Human Resource and Financial Management7. Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRM)

Custom

Training/Capacity Building

  • Financial Management
  • Participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA).
  • Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Do No Harm
  • Emergency Response Training
  • Monitoring & Evaluation 
  • Research Methodology
  • Technical Report Writing
  • Team Building
  • Logical Frame Analysis (LFA)
  • Advocacy and campaigning
  • Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction (CBDRM)
  • Knowledge Management

Certifications

Certifications
Oct 2011 - Nov 2011

Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction

Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC)

References

References

Afzaal Haider Khan

Shahab ud Din