Position Title: Dean Business Administration Faculty

Activation Date: 2020-09-19, Announced Date: 2020-09-19, Expire Date: 2020-10-10

Job Location: Kabul

Nationality:Afghan

Category: Education

Employment Type: Permennant

Salary:As per the University Salary Scale

Vacancy Number: Bu -1344

No. Of Jobs: 1

City:Kabul

Years of Experience:Three years relevant experience

Contract Duration:Two years with (three months probationary period)

Gender: Male/Female

Education:PhD Holder with one year relevant experience is preferred. Masters with three years relevant experience;

Close date:2020-10-10


About Bakhtar University

Bakhtar University (BU) is one of the Afghanistan’s oldest and most prestigious privately held institutes. Established in 2005 from a small beginning at Kabul Polytechnic University, through its current location at Kart-e-Char, Bakhtar University is now recognized as being an integral part of Kabul. As an independent Afghanistan institution of higher education, BU as the first established privately held institution has been recognized with excellent and high quality programs comparable to its international affiliates such as Indira Gandhi National Open University, India, American International College USA, Georgetown University USA, Attaturk University, Turkey, University of Putra Malaysia (UPM). BU is pioneer in providing quality education in finance, accounting management and introducing master degree programs (MBA & MCS) for the first time in Afghanistan and is pioneer to provide permanent mechanism for obtaining higher academic & professional qualifications in Afghanistan. During its short existence, the university has made a significant impact in the field of higher education by reaching out to large section of the population with a range of diverse and relevant programs that are of high quality and affordable. Since its inception, the University has attracted approximately over 5000 students in various disciplines and enjoy a quality academic experience. (BU) offers a variety of specialist Undergraduate and Postgraduate in the areas of Business, Finance, Information Technology, Law, Journalism and Engineering which are directly linked to the human resource needs of the Afghanistan. All (BU) degree programs are accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education Afghanistan and are also audited by The British Accredit System UK. The internationally recognized qualifications enable Bakhtar graduates to pursue rewarding careers in Afghanistan’s burgeoning employment market. Because of high quality teaching program, BU students are currently placed in prominent positions in both the public and private sectors across the region. BU’s Center for Language & Culture offers language courses in English. They range from English language study for University preparation. BU faculty is a mix of locally and internationally recruited academics with extensive teaching, business and industry experience. They bring years of knowledge gained from research in their respective fields into the class room providing students with a stimulating academic environment. Classes are small in number, allowing the lecturers to cater to the students’ individual needs. BU maintains a long and proud tradition of excellence in education combined with liberal values of enquiry strives to provide a fertile environment for bright young minds to flourish, where critical thinking is both encouraged and nurtured - qualities which characterize great institutes of learning. We have very close links to the community. The staff and the administration work very closely to promote high quality education. You will find that the years you spend at Bakhtar University will be amongst the most productive, challenging and interesting years of your life.

Job Description

  • The Dean will be the representative of the BBA/MBA faculty in the university.
  • The Dean will be responsible for all the meetings and for the growth of the faculty.
  • The dean will be responsible to implement the policies, rules and regulations assign by VCA in the faculty.
  • Supervision of administration and financial issues of the faculty.
  • Preparing the progress reports of the faculty and reporting all of them to VCA.
  • Calling meetings of the CR’s of all classes of the faculty, collecting the complains and suggestions and solving the problems within the faculty.
  • Cooperating with the finance faculty for collecting student fees.
  • Motivating teachers to perform well.
  • Cooperating with other faculties and bringing innovation in all faculties with the approval of VCA and VC.
  • Supervise recruiting, staffing, training, and performance appraisals for faculty and staff members of the BBA/MBA faculty.
  • Ensures compliance with concerning faculty and credentials in all BBA/MBA faculty programs. 
  • Helps recruit BBA/MBA faculty students with Admissions office.
  • Prepare and supervise budget related to the on and off-campus of BBA/MBA faculty programs.
  • Completes Annual Reports for the faculty.
  • Completes and monitor Academic Assessment and Strategic Planning documents (ASAPs).
  • Exercise general supervision over the work and conduct, of faculty and staff in advising students of the BBA/MBA faculty.
  • Recommend the appointment, promotion, tenure and dismissal of faculty members after consultation with VCA.
  • The Dean shall direct the work of the faculty and administrative staff in the faculty.
  • Dean is responsible for all functions and matters of the respected Faculty.
  • In fulfilling the responsibilities of this office, the Dean shall preside call meetings of the faculty.
  • Supervise the curricula, courses outline, and methods of instruction and work with faculty for improvement, implement the purposes of the BBA/MBA faculty consistent with those of the University and the policies of the management.
  • Recruits new full-time and adjunct faculty members for the faculty with the approval of VCA.
  • Preparing course outline for the students.
  • Arranging meeting with VCA regarding the updated curriculum based on the market demand.
  • Collecting attendance report from all the faculty members and keeping record.
  • He has to take 8- 10 classes per week.
  • Any other task assigned by VCA and VC

Job Requirements

  • Proven experience as Dean of Business administration.
  • Familiarity with industry practices and professional standards.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Integrity and professional ethics.
  • Teamwork skills;
Education and Experience:
  • At least three year of previous experience in related field required. 
  • Strong quantitative analysis skills
  • Proactive and goal-orientated by nature
  • Application of High Ethical Standards: Personal integrity and a sense of ethics to remain independent
Professional Skills:
  • Written and oral communication skills in English is required.
  • Local language skills - Dari and Pashtu
  • Proficiency in MS Office products including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel is required.
  • Other Skills and Abilities:
  • Self-organized. You should naturally get a lot of high-quality work done to completion without outside pressure.
  • Flexible. You need to be able to work in an environment in which their things change rapidly and often, and you need to adapt to new ways of thinking.
  • Self-aware. You need to be able to see yourself and your own behaviors from the perspective of others – and understand how your behaviors affect those of your peers on your self-organizing team.


Submission Guideline

  • Interested and qualified candidates are requested to send their CVs along with an application letter and apply via E-mail to hr@bakhtar.edu.af   
  • Please ensure to write the number of vacancy and position you are applying for, in the subject line of your E-mail address.
  • Incomplete applications or applications received after closing date will not be given consideration. Candidates who meet the above criteria will be short listed;
  • Address: Kart-e-Char Opposite to Ministry of Higher Education Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Contact#: 0786 35 35 35


Submission Email:

hr@bakhtar.edu.af

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