The HALO Trust is hiring a

Partnership & Development Officer

In an increasingly competitive and commercial environment, you will help HALO Afghanistan identify new funding sources, grow links with development partners and seek ways to further articulate the impact and outcome of the programme’s work. You will be expected to produce a high volume of quality written material. Although you will be based in Kabul, you may be required to travel to other regions. You will report to the Programme Manager and the Senior Expatriate. You will be one of a very small number of expatriates working in direct support of a large and highly proficient national staff team.


  • Produce high quality and comprehensive donor proposals, tenders and concept notes, to attract potential new donor funding as well as maintain and grow funding from existing donors
  • Produce high quality reports for donors
  • Where required, provide continuity with HALO’s development partners and seek new potential partners
  • Identify potential new funding sources
  • Understand and analyse programme and country data and present appropriate and compelling information relevant for inclusion within HALO concept notes, tenders, proposals and donor reports
  • Seek additional methods to articulate the impact and outcome of HALO’s work to describe its relevance to Afghanistan and its people
  • Where required, attend relevant stakeholder meetings and share information about HALO’s activities
  • Where required, maintain relationships with donors in Kabul
  • Develop and prepare programme publications, including presentational materials such as brochures, briefing documents, displays and PowerPoints
  • Assist in hosting visitors to the programme
  • Travel as required across the programme to fulfil the above responsibilities