Call for Expression of Interest: Trainer in the field of financial management and entrepreneurship

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FVA is a Christian Faith Based and Non-governmental Organization (NGO) dedicated to providing orphans, women, and minors a safe haven, training, schooling, and opportunities since 2003. Our mission is to facilitate processes that break the cycle of poverty, reduce HIV infections, combat domestic violence and help communities build programs to distribute resources to Rwandese. This will enable them to create a prosperous society of peace, reconciliation, care, and well being for all persons.FVA takes a multi-tier approach to poverty alleviation by working in a systematic way to maximize our impact, cut operation costs, put into place procedures and protocol as we grow and expand to meet the needs of those we are assisting.


FVA is a  non governemental  Organization registered in 2003 with legal personality No 13/11 whose mission is “ Facilitating processes that eradicate poverty, improve public health, promote and protect children and women’s rights; promotion of energy and environment good practices and help communities in capacity building programs aimed at the transformation of society.

In the framework of promoting good practices of off-farm activities via CORE Project, FVA would like to recruit a Trainer in the field of financial management and entrepreneurship.

Roles and Responsibilities

  1. Women and Youth groups’ cooperatives:
  • VSLA and how it works in group and its importance,
  • Business plan,
  • Financial management,
  • Marketing strategies,
  • Apply technology in marketing their products ( use of social media ),
  • Resource mobilization skills ( apply for small loans),
  • Procedures of registering a cooperative
  • Conflict prevention and resolution,
  • Anti-corruption strategies and accountability best practices,
  • How to hold periodical and fruitful meetings,
  • Best practices of periodical activity and financial reports,
  • Measure and verify savings achieved out of off-farm activities,

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Must possess a degree or a master’s degree in Economics or related field of study from a recognized University.
  • Must have not less than three years of experience in working with women and youth and ability to conduct trainings
  • Must have experience in the development and production of a training manual
  • Must have genuine interest in understanding of addressing the issues of off-farm activities,
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • The ability to inspire others
  • Attention to detail and a methodological approach to work
  • Good organization and time management
  • Commercial awareness: the ability to work within commercial constraints
  • Confidence

 How to apply

Qualified and Interested candidates should submit their expression of interest for this position via the following e-mails; & not later than 18th February 2019. Only selected candidates will be contacted for the interview.

Done at Kigali on 11th February 2019

FVA Management.