Career Opportunities

A career at SEAF offers the opportunity to work as part of an international team that provides alternative sources of capital to entrepreneurs in emerging markets.

Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (“SEAF”) is an impact investing firm that provides growth capital and business assistance to SMEs in emerging and transitioning markets underserved by traditional sources of capital. Its partner organization, Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development (“CEED”), provides entrepreneurs and their executive teams the know-how and networks they need to accelerate the growth of their businesses and to promote the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the broader society. Through its network of investment funds and CEED centers around the world, SEAF invests in high-growth entrepreneurs seeking to build scalable businesses, hoping to realize both returns for investors and strong development impact in the local communities.

We are always looking for talented professionals interested in SEAF and our mission and we welcome you to submit your credentials to careers@seaf.com.

CURRENT OPENINGS

Digital Marketing Intern - CEED

About CEED

CEED (Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development) develops and connects entrepreneurs who want to grow as leaders, build their companies and give back to community. CEED provides entrepreneurs access to mentors, networks, knowledge and capital they need to grow. CEED has entrepreneurship centers in 11 countries and project activities in 15+ countries in South East Europe and Africa. CEED is founded by SEAF, a private equity impact investment firm with headquarters in Washington D.C.
www.ceed-global.org, www.seaf.com

About the opportunity

This is an ideal opportunity for an undergraduate with a passion and interest in marketing as well as not-for-profit work with focus on entrepreneurship. The intern would support the marketing initiatives of the organization with emphasis on digital marketing. You will work in an international team and have the opportunity for hands-on experience in marketing implementation as well as strategy development.

Unpaid Internship

Job Qualifications:

  • undergraduate level student with a minimum sophomore status or recent undergraduate majoring in media, marketing, journalism or communications
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Basic knowledge of digital media trends
  • Experience using social media channels such as: Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Instagram
  • Ability to think creatively and work independently
  • PC proficiency and strong skills in MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, PPT, Excel)
  • Experience with building following in social media channels
  • Experience with the WordPress CMS
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)

Responsibilities:

  • Modify and update website
  • Assist with managing social media accounts and content
  • Assist in developing guidelines for socail media channels
  • Gather data/analytics on social media; report on usage trends and suggestions for improvement

The position is part-time, unpaid, and runs from January 22 – June 29, 2018. The deadline to apply is December 16, 2017

Application

Submit a one-page cover letter, and resume to Alenka Zavasnik at azavasnik@ceed-global.org. The cover letter must highlight at least three (3) experience and/or skills relevant to the position. Applications that do not include this will not be considered. Please note “CEED Digital Marketing Intern” in the subject line of your email.