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Everything we do at the Impact Finance Center is focused on our mission to advance the field of impact investing. Want to help? Explore our job openings and join our team in leading this movement.

job opportunities

Sales Role
We are looking for a sales associate that can work on ticket sales for our upcoming conference, CO Impact Days. This role is commission only and a great way to get connected into the Impact Investing space.

If you are interested, please email Christine Sanwald at christine@impactfinancecenter.org.

 

fellow opportunities

If you want to be apart of a growing, thriving, movement-building start-up in impact investing, then this is the place for you! We are at the forefront of Impact Investing education, and in addition to general responsibilities below, there is a huge opportunity to learn cutting edge research. The Impact Finance Center (IFC), a dynamic academic center at the intersection of impact investing, philanthropy and social and environmental innovation, is looking for project support fellow for up to 25 hours per week each to support the Impact Finance Center and CO Impact Days and Initiative. Possible Fellowship responsibilities could include (but are not limited to):

  • General Administration Fellow:

    • Drafting documents

    • Preparing, managing and reviewing correspondences and preparing briefs and agendas

    • Sharing updates with the team

    • Documentation of administrative responsibilities and processes/protocols

    • Administrative needs

  • Sales/ Sponsorship Fellow

  • Events and Conference Fellow

    • Coordination/logistics for events, ranging from small workshops to large conferences

    • Systems Improvement Fellow

  • Marketing & Social Media Fellow

  • Communications Fellow

    • Mailchimp

  • Development Fellow

    • Acknowledgement plan

    • Community Funded Pages

    • Fundraising

  • Salesforce Fellow

    • Accurate data management entry and information; improving and maintaining all data in tracking systems

  • Graphic Design Fellow

  • Videographer Fellow

  • Video Design Fellow

  • Evaluation Fellow

    • Case studies/Investments CO Impact Days

These positions work directly with the IFC Operations and Development team, and supports a small, high-performing team of professionals.

Qualifications

  • Prior experience with or ability to learn donor/contact management system (we use Salesforce)

  • Strong research skills

  • Highly organized and productive

  • Flexible to assist with unforeseen tasks

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Successful with project execution

  • Critical thinker and resourceful – foresee opportunities/obstacles

  • Reliable analytical and decision-making ability; can process information on the fly

  • Ability to produce excellent work independently

  • Computer/digitally savvy (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, Google Apps)

  • Experience performing work in a non-structured environment

Possessing the following will help you be successful in this role:

  • Prior success in roles requiring you to manage time, communicate effectively and organize numerous projects simultaneously.

  • Ability to stay positive and focused in an environment where volume of tasks is inconsistent, organizational systems are still being established, and where schedules and priorities change day-to-day.

  • Willingness to initiate communication with team members to solve problems before they arise.

  • Commitment to anticipating needs, clarifying expectations and sometimes taking leadership.

  • Work ethic needed in a startup environment – some tasks are challenging, others are more menial, and each team member jumps in where needed.

  • Collaborative style. Can be fully trusted to manage calendar, email, and contacts.

  • A desire and ability to communicate your ideas about how we do our work.

  • Comfortable giving and taking direct feedback.

  • Desire for continual learning; openness to a role that may evolve as the organization grows.

  • Personal passion for social enterprise, impact investing and philanthropy.

Details
You will join our team, often working remotely and meeting off site. Expected to be available Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, at various locations throughout the metro area. May also include infrequent evening/weekend hours.  We can also discuss a personalized schedule.

Salary, Compensation, Benefits
Compensation/ Negotiable/ Option for school credit.

Apply
Please email nicole.brajevich@impactfinancecenter.org your resume and a personal letter describing why this role would be a meaningful next step in your career and your professional happiness.


volunteer opportunities

We are looking for volunteers for our upcoming conference CO Impact Days that will take place the week of March 11, 2019.

General Assistance

  • Set up badges: alpha order, attach lanyards

  • Set up signage

  • Set up registration desk w/ programs, etc.

Curtis Registration Desk

  • Set up registration desk

  • Check-in attendees: Provide name badges and handouts; Check in on registration app

  • Answer attendee questions

  • WELL-VERSED IN IFC: Ability to communicate IFC mission/goals to attendees. This is being viewed as IFC's "table top" display as well.

Curtis Directional

  • Assist with moving attendees from one location to another

  • Answer questions about where sessions are located (Map with schedule, room names, and general/mobile app info provided on-site)* Assist in placing signage

  • Misc. tasks

Curtis Room Managers

  • Facilitate Room Logistics: make sure AV is working properly; greet speaker; assist with timekeeping for the session

  • Answer general FAQs from attendees

  • Head count each session, only attendees

Curtis Reception Check-in

  • Set up registration desk

  • Check-in attendees: Provide name badges and handouts; Check in on registration app

  • Answer attendee questions

  • WELL-VERSED IN IFC: Ability to communicate IFC mission/goals to attendees. This is being viewed as IFC's "table top" display as well.

Marketplace Social Venture Set Up

  • Greet social ventures as they arrive to set up thier booth: Check-in on registration app, show them to their location, have them drop off their posters/materials and answer questions

  • Assist with poster locations/marketplace questions

Marketplace Social Venture Directional

  • Assist with moving attendees from one location to another

  • Answer questions about where sessions are located (Map with schedule, room names, and general/mobile app info provided on-site)

  • Misc. tasks

Marketplace Social Venture Marketplace

  • Use Microsoft tablets and enable website for social venture voting

  • IFC ambassadors: general FAQs and assist with social venture voting

Marketplace Social Venture Box Office

  • Set up guest services desk

  • Register/Check-in attendees; print badges on-site if needed

  • direct lobby area/volunteers

  • Answer attendee questions and general FAQs

Apply
Please email nicole.brajevich@impactfinancecenter.org if you are interested.