Effective with the release of this position announcement, Winrock International is recruiting applicants for the position of Access to Finance Specialist for an upcoming USAID funded project supporting small and medium enterprises in Vietnam.
Winrock is seeking experts to design and provide technical leadership to activities that will support small and medium size enterprises (SME) in accessing and competing in domestic, regional, and international markets. Through its market-driven interventions the project will spur on and off-farm employment opportunities and incentivize investment in business service provision and market infrastructure. For all positions, preference is given to those with previous private sector experience and advanced degrees. All positions require fluency in English and local and/or regional experience. All positions are contingent upon Winrock International winning the award.
The Access to Finance Specialist will build the capacity of market system actors to develop bankable business plans and access short to long-term financing. He/she will work with financial institutions to roll-out appropriate saving and lending products.
He/she will identify opportunities for ICT-based solutions to improve accessibility of financial services
Minimum Experience Required:
10 years' experience in the financial services sector, including 5 years in SME lending
Experience with formal and informal finance.
Vietnam or regional experience preferred. Fluency in Vietnamese required
Winrock International recommends that you read the following notices provided by the United States Government before applying:
Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law
Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law - Supplement
Your Rights Under the Family and Medical Leave Act
Your Rights Under the Polygraph Protection Act
Your Rights Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
This position is currently accepting applications.