OFN’s Research team has two Graduate internships available for this summer. Students who are 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.

Key Responsibilities and Areas of Learning:
The Intern’s primary responsibility is to confirm and analyze OFN’s Annual Member Survey data on the CDFI industry. Additional tasks will support the Knowledge Sharing team’s broader scope of work. The Annual Member Survey includes data on CDFI capitalization, financing, operations, and impact, and is critical to all aspects of our business. The Intern will review individual survey responses, comparing them to each CDFI’s audited financial statements and accounts receivable aging reports.

  • Enrolled in a graduate degree program in Business (MBA), Economics, Accounting, Finance, or related area of study.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with Excel as well as basic financial statements and terms are essential.
  • Ability to work a minimum of 32 hours per week.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple and varied assignments.
  • Strong writing ability, and quantitative and qualitative analytical skills.
  • Unwavering attention to detail and ownership of work.
  • Commitment to OFN’s mission.
  • Ability to work independently or in team environment as required.
  • Comfortable working in a small-office environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks effectively and efficiently under moderate supervision.
  • Job involves normal physical requirements for an office position. 
  • Must have current US Work Authorization.
This is a full-time internship (minimum 32 hours per week) and will run from approximately June 1, 2020 to August 14, 2020 (10-12 weeks). 

A paid stipend (maximum of $6100 for the term) is available for this internship.

Supervisor:    Vice President, Research

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