Chief Executive Officer Job for The Association of Micro Finance Institutions of Kenya

Sep 21, 2016

Vacancy: Chief Executive Officer
The Association of Micro Finance Institutions of Kenya is a member based institution established in 1999 under the Societies Act. 

Its membership includes micro finance banks, credit only micro finance institutions, among others.
Mission: To promote an enabling environment for MFIs in Kenya through advocacy and lobbying. capacity building, networking and linkages.
Job Description
  • Secretary to the board
  • Head of the institution who is the driver of the organization mission and vision.
  • Fund raising
  • Networking with partners
  • Support of the members development agenda.
  • Liaise with government ministries. Central Bank of Kenya and development partners on issues related to the sector.
  • Lobbying and advocacy for the industry
  • Preparation of association budgets and work plans
  • Custodian of all institutions assets and other resources
  • Ensuring that the Association constitution and code of conduct is followed in the operations of the Association
  • To manage the Association resources and funds are utilized effectively strategically and transparently.
  • Organize training and other capacity building activities for members.
  • Membership recruitment
Essential Qualification and Experience
  • Holders of Masters degree in leadership, economics, micro finance, entrepreneurship or other related fields.
  • Post graduate training in micro finance at certificate or diploma level from a recognized institution (will be an added advantage)
  • Over 10 years’ experience in micro finance or banking, four years which should be at senior management level in the microfinance industry.
  • A strong and proven understanding of the micro finance industry in Kenya.
  • Proven ability to fund raise and mobilize resources.
  • Experienced in training.
How to Apply

Interested candidates should send their applications to the undersigned attaching certified certificates and names and contacts of three referees, one who should be a former employer on or before October 12, 2016.

NB: Only qualified candidates will be notified

Association of Micro Finance Institutions
P. O. Box 10701, 00100, 

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