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Microfinance Analyst Intern Position in Nicaragua
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Microfinance Analyst Intern Position in Nicaragua

Locations

Nicaragua: Ciudad Sandino, Jinotepe, Masaya

Fields

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Development
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Causes

  • Business
  • Computer Training
  • Economic Development
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Marketing
  • Microfinance
  • Small Business Development
  • Teaching
  • Volunteer Management

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 7-12 Months

Year(s) Offered

2017

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

Your contribution fee covers all program costs (excluding airfare) and is 100% tax deductible for U.S. residents. Included in the fee is: a one-week orientation; family homestay will all meals provided; language lessons (not available in Latin America); development trainings and workshops; group sessions; midterm retreat (9+ weeks only); final debriefing session; on-going in-country support from FSD site team and U.S. staff; USD 200 mini-grant; eligibility for additional project funding up to USD 500, medical evacuation and limited health insurance; and pick-up from the airport.

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

Internship Requirements:
- 17+ years old
- Intermediate Spanish speaking and comprehension skills for Latin American locations
- 9-week minimum commitment
To be a Competitive Applicant:
- Working towards or having completed a Bachelors Degree
- Educational background in Finance, Business, Economics, International Development, or related field
- 9+ week commitment to working in host community
- Past work, volunteer, or field experience abroad
- Basic understanding of grassroots development and experience with cultural and economic diversity

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Written Application