Village Savings and Lending Facilitator
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.
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.