Director, Credit & Risk Analytics, Global Advisory Solutions
Chairman, President, CEO, Director, Project Director, Deputy Director
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About the Organization:

Accion is a global non-profit committed to creating a financially inclusive world, with a pioneering legacy in microfinance and fintech impact investing. They catalyze financial service providers to deliver high-quality, affordable solutions at scale for the three billion people who are left out of – or poorly served by –  the financial sector.

Position: Director, Credit & Risk Analytics, Global Advisory Solutions


For the FSPs with whom we establish TA agreements, the Risk and Credit Analytics Director will provide the following support:

  • Face to face interaction with senior management along the entire relationship cycle, from client prospecting to execution and follow up.

  • Participate in the design and implementation of reporting tools that support data insights/business analytics for FSPs through the credit cycle; origination, account maintenance and recoveries/collections (portfolio monitoring and analysis tools).

  • Collaborate with and at times lead teams in Global Advisory Solutions to design and implement both traditional lending products and new and innovate digital lending products.

  • Oversee product design (defining/accessing risk acceptance criteria), accessing appropriateness of technology solutions and channels being considered, understanding data and data analytics from client segmentation and product development processes.

  • Provide advisory support to FSPs in reviewing, identifying and estimating risk levels and gaps in existing processes; make recommendations as needed.

  • Provide advisory support to the FSPs in the identification of Operational and Market related risks, recommending the adequate documentation and control tools wherever applicable.

As member of the team of Global advisory solutions the Risk and Credit Analytics Director will have the following functions:

  • Supporting business development efforts including the creation and presentation of project proposals to clients and/or donors

  • Participating with other members of the Global Advisory Solutions and Investments teams in the evaluation of potential investment and/or technical assistance partners

  • Effectively representing and communicate the value of the team’s risk and credit analytics service offering, and how it can be integrated into Accion’s advisory solutions for client FSPs

  • Contributing to the overall strategy and operations of Global Advisory Solutions by providing insights on trends, areas for growth and market positioning in the area of risk and credit analytics


  • Minimum of BS/BA in Economics, Industrial Engineering, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, or Business. MBA preferred.


  • Experience of 12+ years in Individual lending or retail operations in a regulated financial institution and/or implementing credit scores/credit models with financial institutions

  • Background in financial analysis with statistics or programming is ideal.

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