About the organization: NGOabroad is a unique service that helps people enter or advance in international humanitarian work and provides frugal, custom fit international volunteer opportunities.
About the Job: Microfinance is done differently all over the world. In India microfinance organizations serve 434,000 beneficiaries organized into "self help groups"(SHG). Like Grameen, the SHGs form the foundation for other services to the poor: housing, health, solar, children and livable cities.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
C ollect pertinent data from SHGs; Analyze collected data.
A seasoned professional; Skills in statistics and field research; Skills in database mining and analysis; Degree in Sociology, Micro-finance; Business; Social Work; Public Administration or International Development (qualitative & quantitative analysis) is preferred.