Intern - Finance job in New York
|Company Type:||Certified B Corporation|
|Impact Area:||Financial Wellness|
|Company Name:|| Bridges Fund Management|
|State / Province:||New York (NY)|
|Zip / Postal Code:||10018|
Bridges Fund Management is looking for a talented and driven individual to join our practitioner-led advisory practice, Bridges Impact+, in January 2018 for a 6 to 9 month internship. Bridges Impact+ leads on impact strategy and methodology across Bridges’ funds and takes on external projects to contribute shareable practitioner learnings with the field and advise leading organisations on their impact management practices. This is a full- or part-time, paid position that could be based in New York, Boston, or London.
The specific opportunity is to help with a range of work related to the Impact Management Project, an initiative facilitated by Bridges Impact+ to develop and adopt a shared convention for describing and managing impact.
Responsilbities will include research of existing impact diligence and reporting methodologies, conversion of content into training materials, interviews of asset owners and fund managers, and assisting the preparation of presentations and reports based on work with a number of leading partners from the fields of responsible, sustanainable and impact investing.
This is an ideal opportunity for someone transitioning from consulting or asset management who is interested in gaining hands-on experience as an integrated member of a small team – and global movement – that is transforming how we talk about, measure and manage impact.
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We will review applications as they are received, with priority given to those who complete the full assessment. We look forward to hearing from you.
Bridges Fund Management is a specialist fund manager that has pioneered an investment approach that combines a commitment to social or environmental impact with commercial rigor that has generated attractive financial results and measurable impact for its investors. Founded in 2002, Bridges currently has over $1bn of funds under management across multiple strategies of growth equity, real estate, and social sector funds. Bridges is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity in promoting a strong firm culture and excellence in decision-making, and we are seeking to recruit a diverse pool of candidates.