Analyst – Payments and Distribution
Job type
Full time
Job Summary

Analyst will support the delivery of assignments typically focussed on the technical support to clients across various Domains and Practice Groups along with providing support and guidance to more junior staff on assignments.

Essential Skills

The primary focus of this role is to contribute to the delivery of outstanding quality of work on assignments, within the approaches and frameworks set out by MicroSave. Analysts will continue to build their knowledge and expertise in core areas of MicroSave’s client delivery work.


Business Development

  • Support the development and submission of proposals to generate business
  • Author /Co-author thematic publications to be developed from field experiences (Focus notes/Briefing notes)
  • Actively engage in Marketing Activities and participate in Digital Media dialogues (blogs, discussion forums etc).

Professional Development

  • Conduct “Quality of Delivery”/Feedback assessments with team members after assignment execution in line with the quality control guidelines
  • Assist and support the development of other staff by providing guidance and advice where appropriate
  • Take ownership of self-development by acquiring skills, knowledge which adds value to the organization

Business Execution

  • Participate in assignment set-up and de-briefing meetings of assignments
  • Lead small and simple assignments under supervision
  • Execute assignments with utmost diligence, attention to detail and focus on quality
  • Seek guidance from colleagues when unsure
  • Support the process of report writing and data analysis
  • Develop linkages with the junior staff of the client to gather assignment related information/data
  • Assist in the review of training courses delivered, research papers prepared, the curriculum developed and technical assistance provided to clients
  • Contribute to the development of MicroSave’s toolkits and other publications

Academic/ professional qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Masters level degree ( or higher) in Banking/Business Administration/Accounting/Economics/Sociology or related field
  • Other relevant professional qualifications in line with areas of specialisation


  • Minimum (1-5) years financial sector experience and/or special relevant expertise
  • Experience with the delivery of technical assistance programmes
  • Experience with financial modelling and cost accounting skill will be an added advantage

Skills and competencies

  • Ability to lead small assignments under the supervision
  • Ability to build client relationships and contribute to business development
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A strong field orientation and proven inter personal skills
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Proficient in Word and Excel
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