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You are creative but also detail oriented that nothing escapes you. You enjoy steep learning curves and welcome challenges that will stretch you.
You are always happy to help where you can, and quick to direct people to relevant people and / or resources when you can’t.
You believe Small and Growing Businesses and impact businesses have the potential to drive prosperity in Brazil. You are a team player and are quick to do what needs to be done to achieve team goals.
You are bought into our ultimate goal of building a robust entrepreneurial ecosystem in Brazil to create long term sustainable economic growth and social equality.
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The ideal candidate for this role is described as :
The candidate will self-identify with or even have worked in an environment previously that aligns with ANDE’s Values. At ANDE :
The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)
ANDE is a global membership network of organizations that propel entrepreneurship in emerging markets. ANDE members provide critical financial, educational, and business support services to small and growing businesses (SGBs) based on the conviction that SGBs will create jobs, stimulate long-
term economic growth, and produce environmental and social benefits. Ultimately, we believe that SGBs can help lift countries out of poverty.
Launched with 34 members in 2009, ANDE now comprises over 280 members who collectively operate in more than 150 countries.
Members of ANDE include both for and nonprofit investment funds, capacity development providers, research and academic institutions, development finance institutions, foundations and corporations from around the world.
Based in Washington, D.C. with several offices in emerging markets, the ANDE team works hard to support members globally, and locally, while building strong ecosystems for entrepreneurial growth.
ANDE develops unique initiatives to address systemic challenges and seize opportunities that can only be approached through collective action.
The Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) is a program of the Aspen Institute. Please note, this internship is only open to individuals who are currently living in Brazil and have legal authorization to work in Brazil.
This position is being recruited through the Aspen Institute and for its work. Candidates living outside the US (where the Aspen Institute is based) will be hired by a local partner who will serve as the employer of record.