Regional Coordinator

Vacancy Number:KVID20170225-36030
Title: Regional Coordinator
Duration:Three months probationary with possible extension
Exp.:2017-02-25-(1 Years Ago)
Jobs no:1


Organization:Afghanistan Microfinance Association (AMA) |About Afghanistan Microfinance Association (AMA)


Education:University Degree
Work Experience:3 Years

The ideal woman candidate will have the following qualifications:

University degree. Bachelor Degree will be preferred.
At least three 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.


Duties & Responsibilities

Main responsibilities:


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


Specific 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 Mazar city of Balkh 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 Mazar city 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 Mazar city.

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 north 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 Mazar city.

Other duties as assigned.

Submission Guideline

To apply: please send your CV along with a cover letter to [email protected], include Regional Coordinator North in the subject line of the application

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