Community Development Intern


Washington D.C.



The Community Development Intern supports our team in our effort to identify key relationships within the community to partner with Invest Sou Sou. The internship will provide a great opportunity for a current college or graduate student, or recent graduate, to gain experience in and familiarity with aspects in social impact, administration, community development, and the day-to- day operations of a fast growing tech startup. The intern will have the opportunity to provide a wide range of research, writing, event/outreach, administrative, and general support to the Invest Sou Sou team in our DC office

  • Conduct research on potential strategic partners, investors, grants, and markets
  • Draft and edit materials, such as grant proposals, and other communications
  • Support the management of outreach opportunities and materials
  • Create a database of community banks and partners for follow up
  • Assist with general day to day and special projects as needed
  • Attend department and staff meetings
  • Support community presence at outreach events
  • Demonstrated interest in tech startups; desire to learn more about FinTech and banking industry
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with individuals across all organizational levels
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications 

Submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your experience and qualifications. We will carefully review your application and reach out to you as soon as possible.