SoSi Advisor, Financial Systems Integration (US Senior Advisor) Location in Afghanistan
For 25 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in New York City, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.
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4-160630-4469: Advisor, Financial Systems Integration (US Senior Advisor) Location:
Job Category Finance
Duty Location Overseas - Afghanistan
Type of Position Full Time
Requisition Number 4-160630-4469
**This position is contingent upon contract award**SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking individuals to serve as senior advisors for government officials in the Islamic State of Afghanistan in the Area of Financial Systems Integration. Candidates will provide in depth security assistance advising, mentoring, training, subject matter expertise and assistance to this program in order to assist the Afghan National Army and Police Forces in assuming full responsibility for the nation’s security needs. Advisors will provide the requisite skill sets and experience to assist in the development of the core management and operational systems essential to enabling the Afghans to independently and effectively plan, program and manage their national army and police forces. Essential Job Duties: • Advises, Teaches and Mentors selected officials in the following areas regarding Financial Systems Integration: • Integration of varied organizational and resource management systems to facilitate error-free transactions• Integration of core resource management processes using common databases managed by an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system• Develops a structured and sustainable ERP framework to facilitate robust resource management functions such as force management, financial accounting, PPBE, electronic payroll systems, procurement and/or other financial transactions within the security ministries• Resource management functions in order to teach GIRoA how to build and sustain ERP platform solutions, workflow automation, and cross-platform data standards
• Education, Bachelor’s degree or higher in a field related to the advisory position from an accredited institution of higher education•Minimum of 2-years’ experience with international missions in active- insurgency/conflict/post-conflict environments. Requirement may be waived based on exceptional experience• Automated data processing knowledge: possess working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, graphics presentation, databases, E-mail clients & web browsers, and web content management• Excellent written and verbal communication skills• Interpersonal communication, influence and interaction skills that are effective in a complex strategic environment• Creative problem solving skills• Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with harmony and tact in a cramped, austere, combat environment• Possess a final (not interim) DoD SECRET Level Security Clearance before deployment and maintain that clearance
Work Environment:• Living and working conditions at the assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable. • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions