18 September 2020

Symbiotics Capacity Building Intern 2020

Symbiotics has a role of Capacity Building Intern who will be in charge of supporting the Capacity Building Unit in the administration of Technical Assistance mandates and unit business affairs, with focus in backstopping activities (admin, reporting and accounting) and basic project management analysis in order to ensure timely outputs.

Using mainly the project database of the Capacity Building Unit, provide backstopping support in designing, managing and monitoring the technical assistance projects, namely (but not limited to):

  • Admin diligence support during tender processes.
  • Support in contract drafting and follow up according to standardized formats.
  • Data collection for project interim reports and completion reports.
  • Support in invoice and payment instructions preparation and invoice collection.
  • Inputs for the reports of the Investment Committee and TA Facility Committee.
  • Inputs for the reports of the donors and other stakeholders.
  • Support in record keeping tasks.
  • Daily data inputs and support to maintain the project database.
  • Occasional support to the team in tasks related to the technical assistance duties.


  • Bachelor's degree currently studying for Master's degree in Economics, Finance or equivalent
  • Interest for microfinance
  • Advanced Excel and data analysis skills
  • Fluent in English. French or Spanish is a plus
  • Available for 3 months

We are a fast-growing, market-leading company, offering a dynamic work environment in the growing impact investment space.

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