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Regional Coordinator

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About Afghanistan Microfinance Association (AMA)

Afghanistan Microfinance Association (AMA) is the national network of Afghanistan microfinance institutions (MFIs) that was created by microfinance practitioners, Microfinance Investment Support Facility for Afghanistan (MISFA) and other stakeholders in 2005. AMA was registered with the Ministry of Justice of Afghanistan in 2007.
Currently AMA has 12 members. AMA receives financial support from World Bank, USAID, and European Union. AMA aims to promote a sustainable development finance sector in Afghanistan through sector coordination and networking, knowledge management, lobbying and advocacy and capacity building.
Project Overview:
Afghanistan Microfinance Association (AMA) intends to work with Women In Economy (WIE) to develop and conduct ‘Access to Finance Matchmaking Roundtables’.
The objective is to connect and aware potential businesses/clients, with financial institutions, that are in need of some type of loan from financial institutions. Participating businesses shall have comprehensive information on types of available loan products so to have a better comparison base plus financial institutions shall be able to develop some better understanding of businesses/clients’ financing needs.

Job Summary

Under direct supervision of the Project Manager, the Regional Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of project activities in Herat province. She is also responsible to identify, aware and connect potential businesses/clients in Herat, with financial institutions, that are in need of loan from financial institutions to expand her current business or start a new one.

Job Details

Date Posted: 27 Nov 2016 Reference: 0022AMA
Closing Date: 13 Dec 2016 Work Type: Full Time
Number of Vacancies: 1 Gender: Female
Functional Area: General Open Ended: NO
Nationality: Afghan Salary Range: As per company salary scale
Contract Type: Fixed-term Years of Experience: 5 Year(s)
Contract Duration: 1 Year(s) & 0 Month(s) Extension Possibility: Yes
Probation Period: 3 Months

Duties and Responsibilities

The Regional Coordinator is specifically responsible for the following activities:
• Follow the strategy on approaching businesses that fall under Women In Economy (WIE) target market and have real potential for growth.
• Follow the annual work plan to implement the current scope of work.
• Conduct at least 4 roundtables for the first year and 5 roundtables in the second year in Herat province.
• Outreach, identify, and select businesses/participants for the workshops that have good potential for growth and are more likely to qualify for loan.
• Collaborate with financial institutions in Herat to develop standard presentations and participate in the workshops to present their loan products and services.
• Discuss with financial institutions in Herat to make sure that the information on their loan products are sufficiently presented to the clients.
• Collaborate with WIE’s monitoring and evaluation team to monitor and evaluate the roundtables plus their results in Herat province.
• Maintain and update the database to track and follow the workshop participants.
• Report to the Project Manager on agreed timeline basis.
• Act as AMA gender representative in west region especially in gender events and/or women projects related forums, events and meetings.
• Support the Project Officer in regional activities on the microfinance institutions training program in Herat province.
• Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

The ideal woman candidate will have the following qualifications:
• University degree.
• At least five years of working experience related to business development, women empowerment, enterprise finance, and banking. Working experience in microfinance is preferred.
• Prior experience in similar role is highly preferred.
• Strong representational skills.
• Fluency in English, Dari and Pashto.

Job Location

Afghanistan - Herat

Education:

Bachelors Degree,

Submission Guideline

please send your CV along with a cover letter to
, include Regional Coordinator West in the subject line of the application.

Submission Email

Jobs@ama.org.af

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