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Online Digital Strategy mission in favour of OXUS Kyrgyzstan

Congé Solidaire

International solidarity


In the framework of the Solidarity Bankers Programme, Crédit Agricole SA and the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation (GCAF), publish an online mission to support OXUS Kyrgyzstan in developing its digital strategy.


The Solidarity Banker will have the following objectives:


• Assessment of the company's processes related to digitalization
• Draft of the company's digital strategy including a detailed action plan

 

The mission is detailed in the document available for download (see opposite). A connection to your account is required to access it.

LOCATION AND MISSION DURATION


• The beneficiary organisation is in Kyrgyzstan, but the mission will be online / remote (no field mission given the Covid-19 context).
• The Solidarity Banker will dedicate a total of 15 working days to the mission. The expert will work remotely and dedicate the equivalent of 1 day every week, during 15 weeks, to the mission.
• The mission can be held during the Solidarity Banker's working time (skill-based sponsorship by the Solidarity Banker's employer) AND/OR holidays (volunteering).

 

BACKGROUND


OXUS Kyrgyzstan provides loans under the individual methodology. As of December 2020, the institution serves 8,000 active borrowers (48% women and 62% in rural areas) and manages a portfolio of €6.4 million. It is operating in 2 largest cities (Bishkek and Osh) and 3 out of 7 regions through a network of 14 branches, and 125 employees. The average outstanding loan is €798.


GCAF will increase its support to OKG in the framework of Solidarity Bankers, a skill-based voluntary programme open to Crédit Agricole's employees on behalf of microfinance institutions and social impact enterprises financed by the Foundation.


RESEARCH PROFILE


The expert is a Credit Agricole staff, willing to engage in the Solidarity Bankers programme, with the following expertise / experience:

 

• Experience in IT project management and ideally in digitalization projects
• Good understanding of the challenges, existing solutions and innovations for the digitalization of financial institutions
• Capacity to provide clear explanations and simplify technical terms, and to train users
• Appetite for questions related to social entrepreneurship and / or microfinance
• Pragmatic and rigorous
• Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of Russian is a plus.


TO APPLY


Send your CV and cover letter (or 2 paragraphs presenting your motivations and expertise) to:


• Cécile DELHOMME, Head of Communication and Partnerships : cecile.delhomme@credit-agricole-sa.fr
• Violette CUBIER, Technical Assistance Manager : violette.cubier@credit-agricole-sa.fr


For information on this mission: Julie Serret, Investment Manager (julie.serret@credit-agricole-sa.fr)


Project location


Online mission.


Beginning of the mission: July / September 2021

Contact details in the non-profit organisation

Address : Cécile Delhomme, Head of Communication and Partnerships : cecile.delhomme@credit-agricole-sa.fr

Project location

Details of commitment level

Le Banquier Solidaire consacrera un total de 15 jours ouvrables à la mission. L'expert travaillera à distance et consacrera l'équivalent de 1 jour par semaine, pendant 15 semaines, à la mission. La mission peut se dérouler pendant le temps de travail du Banquier Solidaire (parrainage par l'employeur du Banquier Solidaire en fonction des compétences) ET/OU pendant les vacances (volontariat).