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Purpose Statement

As awareness of the VC funding gap has grown, initiatives designed specifically to invest in companies led by folks from underrepresented backgrounds (i.e., Women, Black, Latinx) have emerged. FairFunders launched in 2017 as a direct response to BIPOC founders seeking capital for their ventures.

 

If you are an upbeat, dedicated individual who loves to learn about the most recent tech, keep reading! Help us make the world a better place through a technical internship with FairFunders!

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About

This internship position represents an unusual and exciting opportunity to work as a part of an international, fully remote team of talented individuals. We work hard, and we're looking for the best and the brightest, who are able to keep up with the fast pace of a start-up. No two days are the same at FairFunders!

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Work Schedule

This is a 20 hour per week internship that is expected to last approximately 6 months. Internships will start in December 2021. Flexible schedules are permitted as long as you have a commitment to your set hours. For reference, we operate on Belgian time (C[E]ST).

 

This position will be 100% remote due to COVID-19 safety regulations.

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Responsibilities

You will help us rebuild our website on a free resource such as Vista or Wix,

and help with daily social media tasks. A number of other tasks, such as research, grant applications, and keeping meeting minutes may also be required.

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Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills for interacting with and providing information to management levels will be needed

  • Experience with Responsive Design Techniques and CSS3

  • Experience with free website solutions

  • Experience with SharePoint, HTML5, Java, Spring, .Net, C#, or cloud technologies a plus

  • Time management skills

  • Ability to interact well in a team environment

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Intern with
Fair Funders

Communications Intern

Fairfunders seeks a communications intern to join her team. Fascinated by the world of impact and social enterprises? Do you have what it takes to help us generate more social impact? Apply now for a fascinating internship and work on women’s leadership in the social enterprise sector.

Responsibilities

Under direct supervision of the President, the intern will be involved in the following activities:

  1. Draft text and multimedia content for communications campaign (social media, newsletters) on women leadership in the social enterprise sector

  2. Write, produce and disseminate success stories of women leaders to all social media platforms

  3. Liaise with outreach partners, nominees, and investors

  4. Engage with investors and strategic partners in order to raise awareness on women leadership in the social enterprise sector

  • Strong writing, and communication skills

  • Experience with using MS Word, Google Doc and other writing software

  • Basic editing skills

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Flexibility

Please note that this is an UNPAID internship position. To apply, email layla@fairfunders.com with your resume and why you think you are a good fit. 

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