Programmes Lead

  • KPMG
  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • May 02, 2018
Full time Accounting / Audit / Tax

Job Description

  • The Programmes lead will provide strategic leadership and direction which ensures that the company’s programmes are innovative and emerging ideas on financial inclusion are identified and integrated to achieve their intended objectives
  • He or She will deepen and scale-up the uptake of inclusive innovative financial products/services (microfinance, micro pensions, micro mortgages, micro insurance, non-interest finance etc.) in Nigeria


  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in financial services/management consulting with at least 5 years direct experience in at least one, but preferably two of the company’s focus areas (non-interest finance, financial literacy, micro savings/loans/pensions/credit/insurance)


  • Bachelor degree from a reputable university
  • Master's degree in International Development, Business Administration, Economics or other related discipline, strongly preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Attribute

  • Strong understanding of the legal, regulatory & policy frameworks that govern the Nigerian financial services sector
  • Experience of preparing, reviewing and evaluating investment proposals
  • Business development experience
  • Experience in front facing roles that require customer interaction
  • Experience in developing and implementing business strategies
  • Good network with relevant stakeholders in the financial services space in Nigeria
  • Experience in Product design/development experience
  • Experience working with donor or philanthropic funded programmes, will be an advantage