Monday, 24 March 2014

SILC Trainer Jobs at Catholic Relief Services (CRS) in Tanzania

Job Title: SILC Trainer

Employer: Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Duty Station: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania  

Application Deadline: 3rd April 2014

Job Description:


Provide technical guidance and support to four local implementing partners in the design and implementation of Savings and Internal Lending Communities (SILC) methodology and implementation plans
Conduct Training of Trainers events and monitor roll-out of Field Agent selection, training and certification processes, ensuring timely implementation and quality of results
Regularly monitor field results and develop actions plans to address issues that are inhibiting achievement of targets and impact goals
Guide the Private Service Provider certification process and PSP network formation
Maintain strong relationship with CRS’ SILC Regional Technical Advisor to obtain necessary technical support for SILC implementation;
Support and strengthen capacity of partner staff through provision of the necessary tools and guidelines and direct technical assistance;


BS or BA with a focus on business administration, economics or other related fields


Minimum 3-years microfinance experience with specialized knowledge of and experience with savings-led microfinance delivery methodologies;
Excellent inter-personal skills;
Experience and skills in training adults;
Demonstrated personal accountability and drive to serve others; affinity for partner relationships;
Familiarity with and commitment to addressing gender equality in programming;
Ability to work well independently and as part a team;
Ability to travel nationally and internationally as required;
Knowledge of and experience in working with ICT a plus;
Competency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook;
Excellent English and Swahili oral and written communication skills.

How to Apply:

If you are interested and meet these minimum qualifications, please submit your cover letter and curriculum vitae of no more than 3-pages by 3rd April 2014 to the Human Resources Officer,  at or through below address;
Human Resources Officer
P.O. Box 34701
Catholic Relief Services
Dar es Salaam