National Key Trainer : Financial Literacy – CUFA

Cufa

Cufa is an International Development Agency with a focus on promoting financial inclusion and increasing financial literacy and improving economic livelihoods. Cufa has been developing community access to affordable financial services in the Asia Pacific region for 50 years, working cooperatively at grass-roots through to government levels to create sustainable livelihoods, improve lives, and relieve poverty.

Cufa is seeking a National Key Trainer in Financial Literacy to work on a three-year training project to be implemented in Bangladesh. The project’s objective is to increase the capacity and empowerment of women and incentivize their involvement in the agriculture sector through farming best practices and financial literacy training.

Responsibilities

  • Deliver training in financial literacy best practices to all-female cohorts of smallholder farmers
  • Deliver developed training curriculum and resources covering the following key topics:

    o Utilizing savings and credit;

    o Simple budgeting and calculating profit;

    o Understanding contracts; and

    o Banking electronically.

  • Conduct daily monitoring and evaluation questionnaires with trainees to collect project data.
  • National Key Trainers in Financial Literacy will answer to the Project Team Leader, International Financial Literacy Expert and Cufa’s International Programs Manager

National Key Trainer Selection Criteria

  • University degree in financial literacy or a related field. Alternative training qualifications combined with more than 3 years of relevant professional experience in financial literacy can be considered.
  • Prior experience with conducting training programs for in financial literacy – compulsory requirement.
  • Prior experience of working with women farmers, including delivering training programs to all-female trainee groups – highly desired.
  • Fluent Bengali and verbal and written communication skills in English – compulsory requirement.
  • Proven experience and familiarity with financial literacy topics, and agricultural economics is an advantage.

How to apply

If you can demonstrate that you can fulfil the National Key Trainer for Financial Literacy responsibilities and selection criteria, please forward a request for a CV template to jobs@cufa.org.au using the subject line “**Financial Literacy National Key Training – Request for CV Template**.”

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, applications will be reviewed as they are received and the position may be filled before the closing date: Closing date: 17 December 2021.

Cufa takes the protection of children very seriously and as an organization we expect all staff members to comply with our child protection policy. The successful candidate will need to sign a child protection declaration and undergo referee checks.

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