Digital Financial Services and Gender Program
The volunteer(s) will assist the Opportunity International Digital Financial Services team with program activities that are designed to tackle common barriers among female banking clients related to three key areas: 1) Customer Demand, 2) Accessibility, and 3) Quality of digital financial services.
1) Conduct phone interviews and a desktop review to analyze processes, policies, and procedures to identify areas for improvement
2) Analyze data and generate reports to assist with project monitoring and evaluation
3) Conduct online research, sythesize internal and external documents, and develop materials (i.e., a blog, infographic) to share best practices and learnings
Organizational documents, project data
Complete all sections of an institutional review
Analysis and Reporting
Complete data analysis and reporting activities
Development of Materials
Develop written and/or visual materials (i.e., blogs, infographics)
Skills & Languages
The ideal volunteer would be able to help the project team carryout these activities (milestones 1-3 above). They would have experience in these areas and therefore could also contribute at a strategic level. They would be detail-oriented with a strong track record in developing high quality outputs for diverse audiences. They would have experience working with people from different backgrounds and cultures. They would be able to work independently and within a virtual team setting.
About the Non-Profit
Opportunity International is working to end extreme poverty in our lifetimes. For 50 years, we have believed that empowering individuals to work their way out of poverty and give their children a quality education is the most sustainable way to transform their lives, their families, and their communities.
Our vision is a world in which all people have the opportunity to achieve a life free from poverty, with dignity and purpose.
By providing financial solutions and training, we empower people living in poverty to transform their lives, their children’s futures and their communities.
Opportunity International was founded in 1971 by two visionary leaders who were inspired to take action by their experiences with people living in extreme poverty.
Today, Opportunity International serves 19 million hardworking families in 30 countries around the world. We have big plans for the world: a place without poverty where people can live with dignity and purpose. Our clients have ambitious dreams for their futures, but lack the opportunities needed to make those dreams a reality.
We go where others won’t to give these inspiring people access to financial services, training, and support—all which empower these entrepreneurs to work their way out of poverty and build a new sustainable future for themselves and their families.
With your support, we will reach millions more clients—and those clients will change the world.
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