Chief Programs Officer at FSDT | April 2024

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Established in 2004, the Financial Sector Deepening Tanzania (FSDT) is a donor-funded financial sector market facilitator that aims to achieve poverty reduction through a transformative financial sector that offers inclusive and sustainable financial solutions to improve the livelihood, wellbeing, and empowerment of underserved Tanzanians. FSDT’s work is guided by the Market Systems Development (MSD) approach, which aims to develop market systems that benefit the poor, offering them capacities and opportunities to improve their lives.
Currently, our main target markets are women and youth, who have been identified as the most financially excluded market segments in the country. FSDT is dedicated to supporting the financial sector in delivering inclusive, quality financial solutions that meet the financial needs of women and youth.
Through FSDT facilitation, we hope to achieve the following changes in the market:
• Improved policies, legal and regulatory frameworks that promote gender equality, as well as economic and financial opportunities for women and youth.
• Improved availability of relevant financial sector infrastructures that will equip the financial sector players and other stakeholders with the ability to meet the needs and aspirations of women and youth.
• Financial service providers developing and scaling innovative and responsive financial solutions/tools for women and youth to promote equality, empowerment, and wellbeing.
• Improved confidence and capability of women and youth to demand and use financial solutions.

The Opportunity
FSDT is seeking applications for the position of Chief Programs Officer (CPO):
JOB TITLE Chief Programs Officer
REPORTING Reports directly to Chief Executive Officer
REPORTING Direct Reports
Head SME & Inclusive Finance
Lead Digital Finance & Infrastructure Development
Lead Financial Policy and Climate Action
About the Job
Join our team as Chief Programs Officer, where you will lead our Project teams with a focus on program management excellence and operational efficiency. As a strategic leader, you will oversee all programmatic activities, ensuring alignment with organizational goals, efficient resource utilization, and impactful delivery. Your
responsibilities will include developing and implementing strategic plans, managing program budgets, fostering strategic partnerships, and providing leadership to a dedicated team. If you’re a dynamic leader with a proven track record in program management and a passion for driving organizational growth through program excellence, apply now to make a meaningful impact!

Application Deadline: 15th May 2024 

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