Financial Inclusion for a New Economic Start and Integration in Iraq

Client: 
GIZ
Position: 
Team leader- Short term 30 days (home-based)
Region: 
Western Asia
Country: 
Iraq
Languages: 
English
Nationality: 
open
Status: 
Tenders
Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Description: 

The overall objective of this assignment is to assist the Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) – primary project partner – and the Central Statistical Organization (CSO) by developing and conducting the first comprehensive in-country diagnostic of the access, use and quality of financial services by individuals and enterprises.

The tasks of the team leader

Technical tasks:

  • Advise CBI on the relevant financial inclusion indicators for Iraq
  • Advice on the survey questionnaire
  • Advice and inputs for the draft focus groups guides and expert groups guides
  • Supervise the data collection process
  • Design and facilitate (if needed) the workshops (summary workshop, strategic foresight workshop)
  • Draft the summary report based on the field research and the workshops
  • Provide recommendations to CBI and CSO on the steps forward in data collection and analysis.
     

Project management tasks

  • Assume the overall responsibility for the advisory packages of the contractor (quality and deadlines)
  • Coordinate and ensure timely communication with GIZ, partners and others involved in the project 
  • Manage personnel, in particular identifying the need for short-term assignments within the available budget, as well as plan and steer assignments and support local and international short-term experts
  • Report regularly in accordance with deadlines
Qualifications: 
  • Master’s degree in Economics, International Development, or Finance
  • Proficient in English (C1 level) in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
  • 15 years of professional experience in the economic or financial sector development context
  • 10 years of professional experience in working with monatery or regulatory authorities in the development context
  • 6 years of management/leadership experience as project team leader or manager in a company
  • 5 years of experience in MENA
Start / Duration: 

30 days over the period from January to December 2023

Contact: 

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Please note that only shortlisted experts will be contacted