Access to Finance Advisor

Vacancy Number:DAI/AVCL
Title: Access to Finance Advisor
Category:Accounting & Finance
Duration:1 Year
Exp.: 2018-09-25-(7 Months Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary:Grade B of the NTA salary scale


Organization: DAI/AVCL | About DAI/AVCL
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor Degree
Work Experience:10 of relevant work experience Years


Bachelor’s in economics business agriculture or another relevant field.

10years of relevant experience in access to finance and private sector development OR Masters with 5 years of relevant experience.

Demonstrated experience in risk assessment and finding common ground between agribusinesses and financial institutions.

Experience preparing loan packages for agribusinesses.

Experience working with women-owned microenterprises to address their specific access to finance concerns.

Fluent in English Dari and/or Pashto.

Duties & Responsibilities

Role’s Purpose:

The Access to Finance advisor will work with the Export and Trade Promotion Manager and the Market Research Advisor to help various livestock agribusinesses identify and gain access to sources of financing. He or she will advise the agribusinesses on how additional funding could be used to expand then aid the agribusinesses in preparing the systems and forms needed to apply for a loan or another similar finance vehicle. Will liaise with the Afghanistan Agricultural Development Fund (ADF) to coordinate efforts in the access to finance space.


Objectives and Duties

Strengthen the capacity of banking and business sector to improve local access to finance.

Work with financial institutions to design or revise financial products to encourage more lending and investment to livestock agribusinesses and traders.

Work with financial institutions on their risk assessment and rating policies.

Incorporate activities designed to engender greater participation by and financing to women.

Submission Guideline

To apply: Please send your updated CV & Cover letter to the below mentioned email address and include Access to Finance Advisor in the subject line of your application.

Email: [email protected]