Banyan Global

  • Business Strengthening and Access to Finance Advisor

    Job Locations GH
    Posted Date 1 month ago(2/19/2018 2:29 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Banyan Global is an international development consulting firm with offices based in Washington, DC. Banyan Global operates seamlessly within six practice areas: health, finance and investment, enterprise development, gender, youth, and evaluation and learning. Banyan Global is recruiting a Business Strengthening and Access to Finance Advisor to support an anticipated health program in Ghana.


    • Participate in assessment activities designed to inform the implementation of business strengthening and access to finance activities for private health providers;
    • Adapt existing business training and coaching materials, and design new materials as needed;
    • Deliver trainings focused on business administration and financial management skills for private health providers, and manage consultants delivering trainings;
    • Provide one-on-one business coaching to private health providers, and manage consultants delivering coaching;
    • Initiate and lead meetings with investors and financial institutions that might serve as sources of appropriate financing for private health providers;
    • Draft periodic reports, and address all requests for edits and adjustments.



    • A minimum of five years’ experience in business strengthening (counselling, consulting, business development services) for micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises;
    • Multiple years of direct experience with the Ghanaian banking and finance sector preferred;
    • Knowledge and understanding of the business and financial management challenges facing businesses in Ghana, with a particular emphasis on SMEs and/or private health providers;
    • Excellent communication, writing, and presentation skills;
    • Ability to work both independently, and to submit high-quality deliverables on time;
    • University degree in Finance, Economics, Business Administration or other relevant discipline. Master’s level degree a plus.
    • Previous experience working on international donor-funded projects is a plus.


    Banyan Global is an equal opportunity employer.


    Please apply to the position through our website, and include a cover letter and resume in your submission. Please no phone calls.


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