Consultant

Location: Mexico City, Mexico

About BFA Global

BFA Global is a research, advisory, product innovation, and strategy consulting firm that aims to improve the lives of vulnerable and underserved communities worldwide. BFA Global works at the frontier of applied research and innovation, using finance, data, and technology to craft solutions for more sustainable and equitable societies. Founded in 2006, BFA Global is headquartered in Boston and Nairobi. We have a presence in Medellín, New Delhi, Johannesburg, Lagos, Accra, Madrid, Mexico City, London, and Paris.

BFA Global is an exciting and rewarding workplace, offering a range of opportunities to have an impact. The team is curious, collaborative, agile, and risk-taking, constantly seeking to improve to better support policymakers, financial institutions, startups and innovation ecosystems around the world. We are a global team of highly-skilled, socially-motivated thinkers and doers working together to achieve the best value possible for our clients and partners and ultimately improve the conditions of global poverty. We foster an entrepreneurial environment where we can learn, work with purpose and autonomy, help each other, and grow.

About the Role

The Consultant will be primarily involved in two projects in Mexico: The Strive Mexico Resilience Learning Network and FinnSalud. The Strive Mexico Resilience Learning Network is designed around three programmatic pillars, which make up the network:

  1. the Resilience Product Accelerator
  2. the Resilience Lab and the
  3. the Resilience Measurement tool.

These three pillars will generate knowledge and data through resilience measurement and direct learning from the proposed activities that will engage several relevant partner institutions.

FinnSalud aims to incorporate financial health (FH) in the core activities of financial institutions through the development of pathways for clients in their journey toward financial resilience. These pathways will result from rolling out the FH survey developed by BFA Global, in conjunction with working alongside financial institutions to surpass death valleys in deploying the survey, gathering insights from the data collected, and designing FH- enhancing F products, services and tools.

What you’ll do

In this role, you will be responsible for  two distinct functions:

Qualifications

Anticipated Start Date:

January 2023

Location:

The position will be based in Mexico City, Mexico. Candidates must have local work authorization.

Apply here

Only shortlisted candidates who provide the required information will be contacted for follow-up.

 

*BFA will not sponsor work permits.

**BFA will not pay for relocation expenses.

At BFA, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation, and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military, and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

BFA believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool and to best carry out the inclusion work we undertake.