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Village Savings and Lending Facilitator

Job Description

Job Title : Village Savings and Lending Facilitator

Reports to : District Coordinator

Location : Chimanimani

Purpose of the Position

Management and implementation of the ENSURE Village Savings and Lending component of the livelihoods project in Chimanimani District.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Increase household and micro enterprise productivity and income through market oriented value chain development approaches.

  • Improve nutrition among mothers of reproductive age and children under the age of five.

  • Increase household resilience to shocks.

  • Work closely with Trainers/Volunteers to implement VSL activities and to continue monitoring and supporting the groups.

  • Stakeholder and community orientation.

  • Distribution of IEC material.

  • Setting up income generating projects.

  • Monthly Data Analysis and Report writing.

  • Conducting baseline field work.

  • Project review data preparation, presentation and distribution to stakeholders.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • A University degree in any of the following fields; Agriculture Studies, Social Sciences or its equivalent.

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in initiating and supporting the formation and effective functioning of VSL groups;

  • Knowledge and experience in implementing of VSL concepts, principles and methodology.

  • Personnel training, coaching and mentoring skills.

  • Good communication skills including good spoken and written English.

  • Ability and willingness to ride a Motor cycle.

  • Computer literacy – including Microsoft word and excel.