About Early DAWN Microfinance Company (“DAWN”)
DAWN is a microfinance institution that currently serves over 120,000 clients in 33 Branches throughout lower Myanmar. It is a fast growing company with over 400 employees, with plans to expand to new regions, to serve additional segments of clients with new and better products and services, to introduce innovations based on technology, and with an obvious need for more staff and additional departments and positions (www.dawn.com.mm).
Accion is looking for a Chief Finance and Risk Officer for its partner institution in Myanmar, Early Dawn Microfinance Company (“DAWN”), based in Yangon. The ideal candidate will be a strategic leader with strong financial acumen and with previous experience in banking or Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) in Myanmar or South East Asia.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, and a key member of the Senior Management Team, the Chief Finance and Risk Officer is accountable for the financial, accounting, compliance, and risk management of the Institution.
Skills and abilities