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  • Posted: Jul 14, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    UNDP is the UN's global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in some 170 countries and territories, working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. As they develop local ...
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    International Expert in remittance services and financial inclusion


    • Ability to liaise with stakeholders across different sectors and hierarchies
    • Fluency in the qualitative research and synthesis to ideation, prototyping, and implementation
    • High level of thoroughness in a complex multitasking and matrix management environment;
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;
    • Strong analytical, reporting and writing skills;
    • Openness to change and ability to receive/integrate feedback
    • Ability to plan, organize, implement and report on work;
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills
    • Keen attention to detail and execution in craft
    • Experience managing multiple and competing deliverables
    • Actively works towards continuing personal learning, acts on learning plan and applies newly acquired skills
    • Demonstrates integrity by modeling the UN’s values and ethical standards and acts in accordance with the Standards of Conduct for international civil servants;
    • Advocates and promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNCDF;
    • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability;
    • Treats all people fairly without favoritism


    Required Skills and Experience

    • A Master’s Degree in economics, public/business administration, social sciences, microfinance or related discipline.


    • A minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible experience in banking, financial service sector, international remittances or related experience in private sector or an international organization is mandatory;
    • A minimum of two-year experience designing, conceiving, and prototyping digital finance solutions or remittance related use-case drivers is mandatory Project management experience, including multi-tasking to lead and execute multiple time-sensitive projects in parallel;
    • Good knowledge/Exposure/Experience in managing or conducting research, particularly related to product development or client demand; Experience of human centered design methods would be a plus;
    • Good knowledge/Exposure/Experience in knowledge management for financial inclusion;
    • Good knowledge/Exposure/Experience in the financial inclusion dynamics, challenges and best practices in Sub-Saharan Africa with a focus on Ghana.

    Language Requirements

    • Fluency in English (written and spoken) is mandatory.

    Proposal & Application Requirements

    All applications must contain the following information:

    • Cover letter with a summary statement of competencies in relation to the TOR;
    • Earliest availability and proposed schedule for consultancy;
    • Curriculum Vitae or Completed and signed P11 - Personal History Form with names and current contacts of 3 referees (available from );
    • Signed financial proposal for the assignment outlining: all-inclusive fee (including professional fees and other professional expenses, such as insurance, taxes, etc.). Template for this is available at ).

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to UNDP on to apply

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