DAI GLOBAL, LLC, implementer of USAID-funded Financial Sector Transformation Project (FST) is seeking qualified candidates for the Non-Bank Financial Institution (NBFI) Team Lead position.
The successful candidate will direct FST’s activity in support of increasing access to small and medium size businesses. He/She will work collaboratively with other senior FST component leads (consumer lending and protection, legal and regulatory reform, IT policy, digital finance, capital and commodity markets) to develop a more competitive financial sector. He/She will assume the lead role in advancing FST’s productive relationship with the leasing sector, in particular the existing activities with the Ukrainian Union of Lessors (UUL). He/She will also be responsible for analysis of the NBFI sector generally (trends, legislation, constraints, financial intermediaries) and monitoring developments in the sector and reporting on them.
Monitoring the status of the NBFI sector (finance companies, credit unions, insurance and leasing companies, “payday” lenders, microfinance institutions) and analyzing the constraints to expanding financial intermediation;
Providing input on legal and regulatory issues affecting financial intermediation by NBFIs;
Examining issues of policy and taxation that impact NBFIs, specifically with regard to leasing;
Supervising and managing the reports/activities of sub-contractors;
Contributing to the selection of grantees, and monitoring their performance under the grant award;
Reporting quarterly on project activities
- University Degree in economics, law, business or related field preferred;
- 10 + years’ experience in the NBFI sector, with five years of management responsibility required;
- Strong interpersonal skills and written and oral communication skills;
- Good command of English, both oral and written, and fluent Ukrainian required;
- Familiarity with donor assistance programs preferred.
The NBFI Team Lead will report to the FST Deputy Chief of Party.
Candidates are asked to submit their CVs and cover letters in English toRecruitmentFST@dai.com by August 20, 2019, 6 pm Kyiv time. Please reference the job for which you are applying for in your e-mail’s subject line. The applications will be reviewed and interviews will be held on the rolling basis.