Expansion Strategist Intern

Organization
InVenture
Deadline for Applications
10/14/2015
Contact Information
To apply for the position please go to our public job board at http://grnh.se/4fnpwa

THE GIG

At InVenture, we are building the future of credit in emerging markets. We have helped tens of thousands of people access instant loans for growing their businesses, and will reach millions more in the next few years.

The expansion team at InVenture is responsible for determining which markets to launch our product in next through a mixture of quantitative and qualitative analysis. We are looking for someone who is interested in performing an in-depth analysis in various emerging markets to provide thorough and thoughtful analysis. This role will report to the Chief Product Officer and work closely with our product and growth teams. You will be tasked with creating demand tests, performing market research, creating a launch strategy, and ongoing administrative tasks to ensure infrastructure projects continue to move along efficiently.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deeply understand InVenture’s target markets and form creative strategies to reach our target audience

  • Examine different markets around the world that fall within the expansion criteria and provide evidence of market potential

  • Assist with project management of on going projects in country that are necessary for launch

  • Help identify potential partners in country to assist with market rollout

REQUIREMENTS

  • You have strong organizational and time-management skills

  • You are naturally curious with a tendency to think outside the box

  • You are detail-oriented, analytical, and great at solving unstructured problems

  • You have excellent writing/communication skills

  • You are comfortable in a fluid start-up environment and excited to bring an energetic, fun and creative approach to your work

WHY IT’S AWESOME TO WORK HERE!

  • Casual office environment close to the beach

  • Collaborative work environment where you’ll learn about and influence every aspect of the business

  • Wine Down Wednesdays, happy hours, team events

  • A company that works with you to learn, grow and excel in your career

ABOUT INVENTURE

InVenture builds mobile products that help creditworthy individuals in emerging markets validate their financial identities and get access to fair credit to advance their businesses and families. Using a simple Android device, we are able to determine an individual’s financial ability and send and receive all funds instantly via mobile money… and our customers love it! You can see our flagship app in the Kenyan Google Play store www.bit.ly/mkoporahisi and some customer testimonials here: www.inventure.com/love