Credit Network Development Deputy

  Afghanistan Unspecified 423
Date Posted:Feb 7, 2011
Closing Date:Feb 14, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Account/Finance
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:10 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:

About CNFA:


Afghanistan Farm Service Alliance

Job Summary:

This 5-year position reports to a Network Development Specialist, and will work through existing agricultural supply stores in southern and eastern Afghanistan to facilitate provincial distribution of loan products and services to individual farmers and retail agriculture stores.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Responsible for facilitating relationships between financial institutions, the retail agricultural supply stores, and the farmers interested in accessing credit
• Develops processes and procedures to facilitate credit extension through intermediaries like farm supply stores
• Extensive field travel will be required and the person will be responsible for managing regionally-based field staff

Job Requirement:

• Minimum of 5+ years experience working on development initiatives focused on financial services
• Experience coordinating activities involving multiple stakeholders
An understanding of rural finance in Afghanistan
• Strong command of the English language is necessary
• Previous experience with USAID is preferred

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