Energy Microfinance Expert, Consultant Entry Level

UNCDF
Kathmandu
Salary: Negotiable
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  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Masters level qualifications in finance, international development or related field.
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Job Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
Job Description

Competencies

Corporate Competencies:

  • Promotes the vision, mission and strategic goals of UNCDF;

  • Demonstrate integrity by modelling the UN's values and ethical standards;

  • Displays cultural, gender, religion, race and age sensitivity and adaptability.

Functional Competencies:

  • Field-level knowledge about the microfinance sector and financial service providers in Nepal;

  • Strong knowledge about renewable energy technologies; knowledge about the RET market in Nepal is a plus;

  • Able to stay prolonged periods of time in Nepal.

Required Skills and Experience

Education:

  • Masters level qualifications in finance, international development or related field.

Experience:

  • At least 5 years of working experience in supporting the development of the microfinance sector;

  • Experience with providing technical assistance to financial service providers in areas such as business planning and monitoring & evaluation;

  • Experience working with financial service providers in Nepal.

Languages:

  • Fluency in written and spoken English.