Are you a recent graduate in economics, finance, education, social sciences or a related field of study ?
Do you have work experience in finance, retail-banking or with a (Savings) Bank ?
Are you interested in gaining work experience with an international NGO in the microfinance sector ?
Then you could be a candidate for our Junior Consultant Program !
Junior Consultants are recent graduates or experienced professionals who support our project activities as short-term experts for 3 or 6 months. JCs are working on specific tasks according to their competence profile for the duration of their stay and receive support by our project managers. A structured introduction, mid-term and final evaluation ensure a fruitful mission for both the JCs and our team.
Requirements are :
Minimum a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study ; Master’s degree preferred
Demonstrated interest/work experience in microfinance, financial education, financial inclusion and/ or development finance
Fluency in English (Rwanda and Tanzania) or French (Burundi) is a must ; working knowledge in the other language is preferred ; knowledge of German or the national languages can be an advantage
High degrees of motivation and energy
Ability to work autonomously, with high degrees of responsibility and little supervision
Respect for diversity and the ability to work in international, multilingual teams
Work experience in the development sector, banking or with international NGOs is an advantage
If you are interested in working with us as a Junior Consultant, feel free to browse through our brochures and to inform yourself on our project activities.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and should be directed to our HR Assistant(Application.EastAfrica@sparkassenstiftung.de), including a short CV (max. 2 pages), a letter of interest and your most recent certificates.
Questions concerning the program or our project activities should be directed to our HR & Administrative Officer Ruth Madl (Ruth.Madl@sparkassenstiftung.de).