OFN's core mission is to align capital with social, economic, and political justice. We seek qualified candidates committed to this mission and to upholding OFN's standards for excellence. Visit www.ofn.org to learn more. OFN is currently hiring for the following staff positions. Please click on the name of the position to apply now.
The Events Coordinator will work with the EVP, Membership and the EVP, Knowledge Sharing in coordinating, planning, and executing OFN's events. Specifically, this position coordinates and organizes event logistics to ensure successful Annual Conferences, Small Business Finance Forums, regional meetings, advocacy days, webinars, trainings, and other meetings and events as necessary.
Graduate student internship available for summer (June-Aug), and/or fall(Sept-Nov) semesters. Candidates enrolled in graduate programs for Business Administration (MBA) or Economics are preferred, though students with a background in Accounting and/or Finance are encouraged to apply regardless of their current program.
This position is primarily responsible for assisting OFN's Financial Services team. OFN is an important source of affordable and flexible capital for the CDFI industry. Currently, the Financial Services team manages more than $600 million of capital and offers a range of products and services to help CDFIs lend and invest in markets underserved by mainstream banks. As a summer intern you will learn about nonprofit finance and its role in the broader impact investing sector, investment analysis and portfolio management, and government programs that support underserved communities. You will also gain hands on experience analyzing nonprofit financial statements, underwriting and monitoring debt investments, and working with legal investment documents.
Undergraduate internship available for Journalism, English, or Marketing majors. Intern will join a team that produces time-sensitive, high-quality content for OFN's digital properties, including the OFN blog, news digest, social media, email marketing, and web pages. Help to highlight the impact of CDFI lending to borrowers in underserved communities and invite CDFIs to participate in national initiatives and programs. Project-based work will vary and will include both marketing and news editorial assignments.
This position is primarily responsible for evaluating new investments and assisting to manage OFN's on and off-balance sheet portfolios. The Investment Officer will analyze debt and equity investment opportunities using loan portfolio and financial statement data and in-depth conversations with organizations' senior management teams. Through attending conferences and events, he/she will develop relationships with OFN's CDFI members and work across OFN's teams to support OFN's mission.
The Senior Associate, Knowledge Sharing is responsible for coordinating a collaborative design process for developing new programs, and the implementation of complex programs that build the capacity of CDFIs. This position involves coordinating cross-departmental teams within OFN, liaising with external stakeholders such as funders and members, and leading processes that may include these and other constituencies.