Financial Sector Expert

Abt Associates, a global leader in implementing technical assistance programs and research in the fields of economic growth, agriculture, social and environmental policy, and climate change, seeks highly qualified candidates for the anticipated five-year USAID-funded Feed the Future Rwanda Nguriza Nshore project, which will facilitate the emergence of a dynamic off-farm sector that can generate more and higher wage employment for the broad majority of Rwandans who are currently engaged in subsistence agriculture and other marginal economic activities. Nguriza Nshore will encourage the creation and growth of productive off-farm businesses that can generate employment by alleviating constraints to entrepreneurship, particularly constraints to finance.

Financial Sector Expert – The Financial Sector Expert will oversee activities spanning risk analysis and management, product development, and other technical assistance for financial institutions.

Candidates must have a Master’s degree in finance or related field; at least 8 years of experience in financial services and financial sector strengthening; and demonstrated experience providing technical expertise to financial institutions to encourage them to increase their lending and product offerings.


How To Apply:

Interested candidates may send a CV and cover letter to RwandaJobs@abtassoc.com.

Please include the title of the position and “Nguriza Nshore” in the subject line of the email. One email per position application.

Deadline for applications is Friday, 28 July 2017.

All positions are contingent upon program award and funding. Rwandan nationals are encouraged to apply. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits.
Source: Rwanda Jobs