Burundi

Programs Intern

Position Overview: Programs Intern will help manage logistical aspects of the Sinapis programs, as well as handle day-to-day Sinapis Admin and operations

Term: 3-month renewable contract

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Reporting to: Program Coordinator

Compensation: 20,000 KES/month stipend

ABOUT SINAPIS: 

Our mission at Sinapis is to make disciples and alleviate poverty through the power of entrepreneurship. We seek to foster the development of entrepreneurs and the growth of Kingdom businesses. These enterprises are led by entrepreneurs who strive for excellence in their businesses and who are intentional in reflecting and sharing Christ’s transforming love in the marketplace, through the business decisions they make and the relationships they cultivate with employees, suppliers, and customers.

After ten years, we have surpassed a the milestone of training over 6,000 entrepreneurs and are now entering an expansion stage which includes expansion within and outside of Kenya. Our current core offerings are as below:

  1. Sinapis Aspire: The Aspire program is a 9-week business training program for people who want to start a business, and would like to know how to successfully bring their idea to life.
  2. Sinapis Academy: Sinapis partners with local organizations to deliver the Sinapis Academy, an intensive 16-week business training program similar to a mini-MBA but customized for early and growth-stage ventures. This program is extremely practical, locally customized and specifically designed for entrepreneurs looking to grow their businesses. 
  3. Sinapis Business Competition: Upon completion of the Sinapis Academy training program, entrepreneurs are eligible to compete in the Sinapis Business Competition, an annual competition in which the top 5-10 finalists compete for grant capital at a live pitch event. 
  4. Fast Track Accelerator Program: The Sinapis Fast Track Accelerator (FTA) program is a 6-month accelerator that serves up to 15 graduates of the Sinapis Academy per year who have businesses capable of significant growth. The program begins with a customized business assessment for each participant coupled with access to high quality consultants, professional advisors, advanced training, investor match-making and biblical integration.  
  5. Sinapis Alumni Network: Sinapis is committed to offering ongoing support of our alumni, with the intent to see the community flourish. This involves regular communications, events with valuable trainings and networking components, mentoring, and help with access to capital.

With our ambitious growth and expansion plans, we require additional help particularly in the area of new entrepreneur recruitment and program administration in Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda.



WHAT YOU WILL DO: 

Responsibilities:

While this list comprises the main day-to-day activities of the Programs Intern, you may be required to complete other tasks not mentioned above but within the scope of program administration across Sinapis’ East Africa operations.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR: 

Required: 

Desirable:

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT: 


IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING: 

Please send us a well-formatted and written cover letter along with your resume in PDF format to careers@sinapisgroup.org. The application deadline is 19th January 2022

The Subject line of the email should read, “Programs Intern – Last Name, First Name”.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING

Please send us a well-formatted and written cover letter along with your resume in PDF format to careers@sinapisgroup.org. Please note that submissions without a cover letter will not be considered.

The subject line of the email should read, “Team Leader – Last Name, First Name”

Sinapis is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students/beneficiaries and the successful applicant will be required to provide a valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations.