Catalyst Fund Inclusive Fintech Talent Program 2021 for Young African Professionals
Catalyst Fund Inclusive Fintech Talent Program announces new intake, with 12 internship openings at fintech startups across Africa. Successful applicants will join fast-growing fintech startups, where they can build their professional skills and network, while forging a pathway toward a potential career in fintech.
Application Deadline: 15th April, 2021 at 12 am EAT.
About the Award: The Catalyst Fund Inclusive Fintech Program, managed by BFA Global, today announced open applications for its latest internship intake, through its Inclusive Fintech Talent Program, in collaboration with the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) at the Cambridge University Judge Business School.
Through the Talent Program, Catalyst Fund and CCAF identify skills gaps within Catalyst Fund portfolio companies that can be filled by ambitious junior talent.
Eligibility: Various eligibility criteria exist for the various positions.
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be Taken at: Positions are available at Lami, Indicina, Koa, Power, and Kandua in sales, data analysis, customer service, project management, engineering, and more
Number of Awards: 12
Value of Award: Over 50% of interns who have completed the program have received full-time employment offers at their startup.
Benefits of participation:
- A 3-6 month paid internship with an impact-oriented fintech startup in emerging markets, which could transition into a full-time role
- Exposure to fast-growing fintech markets and the broader fintech ecosystem through training with Catalyst Fund and CCAF experts, along with tailored professional development opportunities
- An opportunity to cross-learn from a global community of interns who are all passionate about building innovative technology for the underserved
Duration of Award: 3-6 months
How to Apply:
|Indicina Technologies – Finance Intern||Lagos||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Lami Technologies – Sales Intern||Remote||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Lami Technologies – Brand & Communication Intern||Remote||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Kandua – Data Science Intern||Johannesburg||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Kandua – Full Stack Engineer Intern||Johannesburg||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Power Financial Wellness, Inc – Business Development Intern||Nairobi||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Power Financial Wellness, Inc – Customer Success Intern||Nairobi||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Power Financial Wellness, Inc – Digital Marketing Intern||Nairobi||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Kandua – UX/UI Design Intern||Johannesburg||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Kandua – Marketing Intern||Johannesburg||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Kandua – Research and Development Intern||Johannesburg||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
|Indicina Technologies – Data Engineer Intern||Lagos||Apr 15, 2021||APPLY|
- It is important to go through all application requirements in the Award Webpage (see Link below) before applying.