Cash Transfers Specialist

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Cash Transfers Specialist

  • Post Date:October 7, 2021
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  • Career Level Specialist
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Non Governmental
Job Description

Location: Mutare

CARE began working in Zimbabwe in 1992 in response to a severe regional drought. After establishing a drought mitigation program, CARE began longer term developmental programs with local partners in building small dams, strengthening local microfinance institutions, and launching projects to assist small businesspersons in the rural areas.

CARE Zimbabwe’s overall goal is to empower disadvantaged and poor households to meet their basic needs. Programs promote sustainable livelihoods of poor and vulnerable people.

The organisation seeks to recruit outstanding candidates who are known for their excellence, professionalism, integrity and who are committed to providing support to vulnerable communities in remote locations of the targeted provinces. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply for the position posted below.

Job Description

To provide guidance in the implementation of e-based cash transfers to the project.

Key duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides guidance and mentoring support to other project staff in the implementation of cash transfers following the established guidelines/standard operating procedures in cash programming.
  • Provides specialist advice and capacitates project staff on cash transfers.
  • Coordinates and supports implementation processes of cash based response to project staff.
  • Carries out monitoring field visits to support the MEA of the project.
  • Coordinates with relevant stakeholders in implementing cash transfer processes.
  • Ensures that project results are collected, analysed, aggregated and clear ‘results stories’ are developed demonstrating outcome and impact of project activities.
  • Ensures problems arising are quickly resolved to maintain excellent project progress.
  • Receives, reviews, consolidates and disseminates project progress from stakeholders and project staff as per donor guidelines.
  • Captures learning and feedback to improve the cash transfers methodology based on responses and shares these with the APM.
  • Supports project team to track cash transfer progress and participation of stakeholders, attends progress review meetings and contribute to future programmatic priorities.
  • Maintains relationship with all key stakeholders, including Government of Zimbabwe departments and donor partners.
  • Create an environment within CARE’s workplaces, programming, and communities where CARE works that is free from sexual harassment, sexual abuse and sexual exploitation and child abuse.


  • Degree in Social Sciences/Development studies/Economics/Agriculture/Food Security or equivalent
  • Demonstrated 5-6 years’ experience in livelihoods programming preferably with an International NGO or other relevant field
  • Experience in cash transfers
  • Ability to transfer knowledge and transfer clear messages and information to a wide spectrum of people with different backgrounds

CARE is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children and safeguarding employees and communities from Sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse.

Applications can only be accepted from people with an existing right to work in Zimbabwe.

Deadline: 13 October 2021