Created in 2012, FSD Africa is a £30 million financial sector development programme or ‘FSD’ based in Nairobi. It is funded by the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID). FSD Africa aims to reduce poverty across sub-Saharan Africa by building financial markets that are efficient, robust and inclusive.
Regional scope: The whole of SSA and the role will require extensive travel within the region
Reporting to the Director, Capital Markets Development, the appointee will be a key member of the team. He/she will manage the implementation of capital market initiatives across sub-Saharan Africa, contribute to the implementation of strategies for enhancing capital markets: bond markets, alternative finance markets, professional investor base development and knowledge management, and may specifically oversee the building of services in one or more of these markets.
The appointee will ideally be private sector professionals, motivated by a passionate interest in the role that financial markets can play in reducing poverty.
Key competencies and experience will include:
To apply, send a one-page cover letter and two-page CV to firstname.lastname@example.org to reach us on or before Friday 3rd February 2017. Please put in the subject line “CMD Specialist”. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
FSD Africa is an equal opportunity employer