Summer Associate Program 2015

Please note that we are no longer accepting Summer Associate applications for the Summer 2015.

POSITION: Summer Associate

FOCUS: Impact Investing, SME Financial Advisory, Social Enterprise Consulting, BoP Business Development & Corporate Strategy

DATES: Late May – August 2015 (earlier start dates available)

LOCATION: East Africa Office (Nairobi, Kenya), Latin America (Lima, Peru), Global Headquarters (San Francisco, USA)


The Summer Associate Program

I-DEV’s Summer Associate Program is designed to give young professionals, MBAs and other graduate students with traditional business experience exposure to emerging market business and finance, impact investing, social entrepreneurship, and BoP innovation. Summer Associates will receive approximately three months of immersion training into I-DEV’s unique business-based development approach, which focuses on addressing the financing gap at the “missing middle”, building market-based BoP businesses, sustainable economic development and development financing.

I-DEV is looking for 6-8 Summer Associates for its global offices  for 2015.



– Summer Associate 2015 (East Africa) Read Description

– Summer Associate 2015 (Latin America) Read Description

– Summer Associate (San Francisco) Read Description

Interested candidates are to send a cover letter and resume with Subject Title “Summer Associate 2015 (<Regional Preference>)” to

Note: Candidates may apply for several offices and are kindly asked to state their office location preferences in the e-mail title.