Hot skills for microfinance job seekers

Microfinance isn’t just for the bankers anymore - there’s a growing need for product designers and experts in mobile money, technology and marketing.

So what are the in-demand skills in microfinance; what expertise makes job seekers stand out from the pack? We asked Camilla Nestor, a seasoned expert in the field who serves as the Grameen Foundation’s vice president of financial services. Her answer is part of a Devex career webinar entitled ”Ask the Grameen Foundation: International careers in microfinance.”

Watch Nestor’s short answer by clicking the video above, and check out the full webinar recording as well.

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  • Rolf Rosenkranz

    Rolf Rosenkranz oversees a talented team of in-house journalists, correspondents and guest contributors located around the globe. Since joining Devex in early 2008, Rolf has been instrumental in growing its fledgling news operation into the leading online source for global development news and analysis. Previously, Rolf was managing editor at Inside Health Policy, a subscription-based news service in Washington. He has reported from Africa for the Johannesburg-based Star and its publisher, Independent News & Media, as well as the Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung, a German daily.