FSD Kenya Director Jobs

FSD Kenya Director Jobs

FSD Kenya, is seeking to appoint a Director to lead the organisation.

Established in early 2005, FSD Kenya supports the development of inclusive financial markets in Kenya.

FSD understands financial inclusion as being about harnessing the power of markets to improve people’s lives.

It operates as an independent trust under the supervision of professional trustees, KPMG Kenya, with policy guidance from a Programme Investment Committee (PIC).

Current funders include the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Exceptional gains have been made in expanding access to finance over the last decade in Kenya.

Headline indicators show that today, over three quarters of the population have access to the formal financial system, compared with under a quarter in 2006.

But this is yet translate into major impacts on the livelihoods of the poor. Building on the strong foundations laid, FSD Kenya is today focused on how to create real value for low-income people through better financial solutions.

We are seeking a new Director to lead our work at the cutting-edge of building inclusive finance.


  • Candidates for the role will be deeply committed to international development and able to deliver results in this complex and dynamic environment.
  • They will combine deep knowledge and understanding of the challenges facing financial systems in emerging economies,
    with in-depth understanding of research and data analysis, and a strong track record of impact in the field.
  • The Director will bring strong relationship management experience with the ability to effectively engage with partners.
  • This will be combined with demonstrated ability to lead and inspire a high performing organisation.
  • S/he will be a compelling articulate of FSD’s work to a range of external audiences, as well as willing and able to be hands-on in the management of its technical activities.
  • FSD Kenya has retained Russell Reynolds Associates to assist with this appointment.

    How to Apply
  • Further information on the position and additional details on qualifications, requirements, terms and conditions of service and how to apply, please visit: www.rraresponses.com
  • The Selection Committee would welcome all applications and will review the field of candidates after 11th March 2019.
  • For more information and job application details, see; FSD Kenya Director Jobs

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