Become an Intern

MBA and college students residing in the Austin area have an exciting opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of social impact investing, gaining valuable, first-hand experience in how social-good investments are evaluated and made, and how angel networks operate. You can have direct interaction with active investors, and gain marketable skills.

Analyst-Intern Responsibilities:

  • Identify and evaluate social impact startups
  • Conduct research on prospective investments
  • Perform initial due diligence and score against key metrics
  • Participate in initial pitch calls
  • Advocate and promote companies using data and market factors

Qualifications:

  • Analytical Skills – ability to analyze financial statements, business strategy, markets and/or technology
  • Knowledge of Marketing, Business Development, Sales and/or Engineering
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively
  • Passionate about entrepreneurship and social impact

Marketing-Intern Responsibilities:

The network continually works to bring more angel investors into our network, thereby increasing our financial capability to fund companies. We are seeking an intern to help with defining and implementing our marketing outreach to potential investors, including:

  • Performing primary market research with angel investors and social-impact CEOs
  • Proposing marketing strategies to reach potential angels and impact CEOs
  • Developing marketing communication material and helping to implement marketing campaigns

Qualifications:

  • Experience in marketing, either through advanced school work or work in industry
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively
  • Passionate about social impact

These opportunities are for volunteers; wish we had sufficient funds to pay you!

To start the process of plugging into an exciting, cause-driven, angel network, please email juan.thurman@swanimpact.org.