ISSUE DATE: February 10, 2020
SUBMISSION DATE:February 24, 2020
***EXTENDED SUBMISSION DATE: March 3, 2020

Summary
Women’s World Banking seeks a planning and monitoring consultant as a short-term role to support Women’s World Banking’s organizational performance management in India. The consultant will work closely with the Advisory and M&E team to implement and continuously improve organizational and program-level monitoring systems, as well as support financial planning and monitoring. This role is for approximately 6 months starting in February 2020.

About Women’s World Banking
Women’s World Banking is the global non-profit devoted to giving more low-income women access to the financial tools and resources essential to their security and prosperity. For 40 years we have worked with financial institutions to show them the benefit of investing in women as clients, and as leaders. We equip these institutions to meet women’s needs through authoritative market research, leadership training, sustainable financial products and consumer education. Headquartered in New York, Women’s World Banking works with 55 institutions in 32 countries with a reach of 30 million women to create access to finance on a greater scale than ever before.

Responsibilities
The consultant’s responsibilities may include the below:

  • Support development of high quality data analysis and insights
  • Support in financial planning, monitoring and reporting across projects
  • Support ongoing analysis, monitoring and reporting against project KPIs
  • Prepare reports and presentations to communicate the project performance to internal and external stakeholders
  • Support development of external budgets and reports for donors
  • Support development and update of internal budgets and finance reports for individual projects
  • Support in selecting and supervising consultants, and reviewing deliverables as needed
  • Perform other functions as assigned by the Project Manager / Lead

Skills & Attributes

  • Excellent analytical skills, and the ability to synthesize data and information to provide a high-level view which is accessible to a range of audiences;
  • Excellent spreadsheet and excel skills and the ability to summarize disparate information in a clear and concise manner
  • Supports a culture of excellence, openness, and the encouragement of new ideas;
  • Strong organizational skills in order to balance competing priorities
  • Ability to work independently to efficiently meet deadlines
  • Good communication and time management skill
  • Ability to create organizational work plans based on higher-level goals

Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in related field including business, finance, economics, etc.
  • 3-5 years of experience as a business analyst, data analyst or financial planning analyst
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook required;
  • Excellent organizational, presentation, communication and meeting facilitation skills;
  • Clear, fast business communications expertise including written analysis, meeting management and presentations;
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently;
  • Ability to work with remote teams;
  • Interest in the field of financial inclusion, including gender

Preferred Qualifications

  • Exposure to financial services and/or banking products and services
  • Exposure to Indian / US based non-profit financial management
  • Experience in fund raising and investor / donor management

Location of Work

  • Mumbai / Delhi

 TO APPLY
Please submit your application, including the following components, by Monday February 24, 2020 Tuesday March 3, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST at the latest:

  • Cover Letter – please include estimate of daily rate***
  • Details of Experience / Qualifications
  • Three references (minimum)

***APPLICATIONS WITHOUT DAILY RATE MAY NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Applicants may submit their question(s) in writing until February 20, 2020 to tn@womensworldbanking.org. Please include in the e-mail subject line “RFQ: Planning and Monitoring Consultant, India”

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This RFQ does not guarantee or commit Women’s World Banking to proceeding with the above described work. Due to overwhelming response, not all candidates will be contacted.

Women’s World Banking is an equal employment opportunity for all regardless of race, color, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran or reservist status or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.

 Women’s World Banking will be unable to contract with any individual who is US citizen or resident without an LLC or LP or similar structure.