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Job Code:

448695/ 001

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Country:

Jordan

Sector:

Microfinance Sector

Project Title:

Technical Assistance to Jordan Microfinance Network (Tanmeyah)

Position:

Key Expert 1: Capacity Building Coordinator

Current
Project
Status
:

Proposal Stage

Project
Duration
:

August 2017 – July 2019 (24 months)

Assignment
Duration
:

200 man-days

 

Background:

The main aim of this TA project is to provide capacity development support to the Jordan Microfinance Network (Tanmeyah) and its member microfinance institutions. The project will accompany the implementation of Tanmeyah’s EU funded grant and support the implementation of its commitments under the national microfinance action plan. It will help Tanmeyah grow by enhancing its institutional capacities and performance to become a leading microfinance representative and market facilitator.

Job
description:

The Capacity Building Coordinator will be responsible for the coordination and management of the technical assistance and inputs to be provided by the technical assistance team (including non-key experts). He/she will be the primary contact for all the communications, elaboration and delivery of reports.

Candidate's profile: Qualification & Skills:
  • Master’s degree in Public Administration, Economic Development, Business, Private Sector Development, Banking, Social Science or similar
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; reporting skills and computer skills (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Excellent command of English; knowledge of Arabic is an advantage

General Professional Experience:

  • At least 5 years of experience in the microfinance and/or SME finance sector
  • Involved as senior expert in the implementation of at least two long-term (>6 months) development assistance project in the area of microfinance, financial, inclusion, access to finance, SME financing, or similar

Specific Professional Experience:

  • At least 3 years proven experience in developing institutional capacities, providing technical assistance and capacity building in the area of microfinance, financial inclusion, access to finance, SME financing, or similar
  • Proven coordination skills of working with diverse interdisciplinary teams
  • Working experience with microfinance and/or SME associations or networks would be an advantage
  • Working experience with international donors would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of EU procedures would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of and working experience in the MENA region would be an advantage
Application deadline:

25.05.2017

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