Who We Are
Resonance is an award-winning frontier market solutions firm based in Burlington, Vermont that helps a variety of donor, commercial and investor clients around the world to catalyze lasting impact. We envision a prosperous and just world of thriving markets, healthy ecosystems, and vibrant communities where business, governments and citizens work together creating a better world for all.
Resonance seeks to catalyze large-scale social, environmental, and economic change by fostering new and dynamic forms of collaboration. We do this by fostering public-private partnerships, facilitating sustainable investment, and providing deep analytical insights in frontier markets. We strive to merge strategic insight with practical on-the-ground knowledge into an integrated approach that emphasizes results.
Resonance was recently named one of Inc. 5000’s fastest growing privately-held companies
. We seek candidates who are ready to apply their analytical and problem-solving skills to some of our planet’s greatest challenges in an entrepreneurial, fun, and fast-paced environment. We are looking for passionate and committed people who can work in a highly collaborative environment to deliver results for our clients and stakeholders around the world.
Resonance is currently seeking Financial Inclusion Specialist candidates to propose for an upcoming 5-year USAID/Ghana funded Ghana Fisheries Recovery Activity (GFRA) project. The purpose of this activity is to mitigate the near-collapse of the small pelagic fisheries sector in Ghana and establish a durable basis for its recovery. The Financial Inclusion Specialist will support increase access to finance for project participants to encourage investment in value-addition activities within the fisheries sector and diversification of livelihoods into other sectors.
The Financial Inclusion Specialist will work closely with the Livelihoods and Market Integration team, members of the Resonance home office project management team, and other internal and external stakeholders to link fish processors and youth from fisheries households to credit to support value-addition activities and participation in diversified livelihoods. S/he will identify appropriate financial partners and sources of finance, link fish processors and youth to credit, organize trainings to strengthen financial management capacity of participants, and work with the Grants Manager to develop creative grants mechanisms to increase the impact of financing activities.
This will be a full-time position based in Accra, Ghana.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls please. Resonance is an Equal Opportunity Employer.