Job Profile – MSME Finance Expert
Mott MacDonald is an employee-owned management, development and engineering consultancy serving the public and private sector around the world, with more than 16,000 staff worldwide.
Our International Development Services Unit, IDS, operates portfolios within the international development sectors of Environment, Climate, Water, Roads, Rural & Urban Development, Education, Health, Social and Economic Development in over 40 countries. Together we implement and manage projects in developing countries and emerging economies around the world, supporting national governments and municipalities in policy, planning, project design and delivery. We are committed to support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and to provide our expertise to improve the lives of people in need.
We are seeking a Finance Expert to support Bank and Financial Institutions (BFIs) to develop innovative financial products and support Medium Small and Micro Enterprises (MSMEs) related to construction on a complex DFID-funded post-earthquake reconstruction programme covering four Districts (Gorkha, Dhading, Nuwakot, Rasuwa). The programme aim is long-term positive change in the lives of people in earthquake-affected regions of Nepal.
The implementation phase of the programme commenced in May 2018 for a 4.5 year duration and will work in about 42 rural and urban municipalities in the four core districts and adjacent areas most affected by the earthquake. It comprises five Output Areas:
The Finance Expert will be responsible for helping BFIs develop new and innovative financial products for MSMEs, and ensuring that MSMEs benefit from these new products. The input is initially for 9 months but may be extended. The position will be based in Kathmandu and will require frequent travel to the project area.
Reporting to the Private Sector Development (PSD) Lead, the Finance Expert will:
Please apply at the following link by 22-June-2018
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