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  • Posted: May 6, 2024
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    IESC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to equitable, sustainable economic growth in developing countries. We believe that a robust private sector is the cornerstone of resilient economies and stable countries. IESC strengthens businesses and public and private institutions. We work in the areas of trade and enterprise, information communication and ap...
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    Development of a Training Curriculum in Regenerative Agriculture


    • Develop a localized curriculum for basic training in regenerative agriculture.
    • Train key staff and TOTs on regenerative agriculture.


    • Curriculum for basic training in regenerative agriculture
    • A PowerPoint presentation for debriefing purposes
    • Training materials developed and a list of people trained.
    • A final trip report detailing work completed as well as recommendations for the host organization.

    Requested Expertise of Volunteer Expert:

    • A master's or doctoral degree in agriculture, or a closely related area
    • Relevant experience (10 years +) in climate smart agriculture /sustainable agriculture practice area.
    • A good understanding of regenerative agriculture principles and practices
    • Hands-on experience in training curriculum development
    • Experience working in Kenya and/or the region is a plus.
    • Strong leadership and communication skills and capacity to plan strategically and flexibly.  
    • Experience delivering group training.
    • Sufficiently physically fit, with appropriate medical clearance.  
    • Writing Skills: reporting requires good computer skills including, but not limited to, working, and generating reports with MS Word. Experience with PowerPoint presentations is desirable.  
    • Good interpersonal and presentation skills (adult education skills), ability and desire to teach in both classroom and field settings  
    • All F2F A2F volunteers must be US citizens or permanent residents.

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    Agribusiness Loan Products Development for a Micro Finance Bank


    • Identify gaps in the current product portfolio, map opportunities and develop agribusiness loan products. 
    • Build capacity of MFI staff on product testing and roll out. 


    • Summary report on trends, patterns, and insights on loan products on offer, gaps and opportunities 
    • Loan products developed 
    • A final trip report detailing work completed as well as recommendations for the host organization. 
    • A PowerPoint presentation for debriefing purposes 
    • Training materials developed, and list of people trained 

    Requested Expertise of Volunteer Expert:

    • Degree in banking, business intelligence or analytics or equivalent with 10+ years of experience
    • Relevant experience (10+ years) in Agri finance and digital finance
    • Experience in rural financial product(s) development using Human-Centered Design (HCD), Agile approaches (5+ years)
    • Experience in loan product testing and roll out
    • Excellent analytical and presentation skills. Maximum attention to details and quality of outputs.
    • Experience in providing technical support to financial service providers (Banks, MFIs, SACCOs) to develop, test, adapt and automate credit scoring scorecard solutions (5+ years)
    • Familiarity and experience in working in expanding access to financial services to SMEs and implementing innovative financial products and/or facilities.  
    • Familiarity with the activities required for SME lending development and scaling.
    • Experience in credit risk evaluation and management, especially for SMEs
    • Familiarity with software/API integrations, APS systems, core banking systems, etc.  
    • Strong organizational and facilitation skills and the ability to handle complex tasks with tight deadlines  
    • Effective written and verbal communication skills    
    • All F2F A2F volunteers must be US citizens or permanent residents 

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