Impact Investment Associate

Organization
Milaap
Deadline for Applications
12/31/2015
Contact Information
careers@milaap.org

Milaap, India’s leading micro-lending platform for causes is looking for an impact investment associate to steward its partnerships with HNIs, foundations and impact investment funds  .  Our community of lenders come from 107 countries across the world, having funded Rs 36 Crores in loan capital impacting 200,000 lives across 18 states in India. Our work at the intersection of internet and social good, has received the backing of investors such as Khosla Impact, Jungle Ventures, Unitus, Toivo Annus (co-founder of Skype) to name a few and recognition such as Economic Times – Top 5 social enterprise of 2014, Forbes 30under30 to name a few.

Responsibilities include:

Conducting prospect research on individual, foundation, and corporate donors in India and globally
Identifying and developing partnerships with domestic donor/investor communities
Assisting with grant application writing and tracking
Maintaining donor and grant databases (Training manual on Salesforce CRM provided) and files, including calendaring deadlines, logging donations, generating and sending donor acknowledgements, logging donor/funder appreciation efforts
Creating pitch decks and impact reports
Stewarding fundraising targets
Visiting Field Partners to conduct funder appreciation trips, or to conduct research.

An ideal candidate must :

Possess a high level of organizational skills and be detail oriented
A background in Economics science, statistics, commerce or business preferred with  2-3 years of experience
A demonstrated commitment to the impact investment space and Milaap’s mission and values
Possess an interest in a global social enterprise/nonprofit career ‐ particularly development, microfinance, and fundraising
Have very strong writing and research abilities, and a good presenter
Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Strong MS Excel skills is a pre-requisite.
Experience with Salesforce CRM databases is a plus
Good interpersonal skills and attention to detail
Impeccable ethical standards and personal integrity.

Please send your resumes to careers@milaap.org with subject line: Impact Investment Associate