Business Planning and Operations Intern


Cause Areas


Mon Oct 03, 2016 - Fri Dec 16, 2016


1219 Sycamore StreetCincinnati, OH 45202


Builders of Hope is seeking a driven and ambitious college or graduate student to join our International Development team based in Cincinnati. The Business Planning and Operations intern will work closely with the Director of International Programs on accounting, business plans, grant applications, and operations, while gaining insight into the inner workings of an international NGO. As a member of a small, fast-paced team, the Business Planning and Operations intern will have the opportunity to gain substantial hands-on experience.

Candidate Profile:

  • Background knowledge or coursework in business, accounting, or finance
  • Excellent computer skills including usage of Excel
  • Impeccable attention-to-detail and organizational skills
  • High-energy team player with a willingness to pitch in wherever needed
  • Quick learner and terrific problem solver


  • Categorize and record program-related expense receipts in compliance with grant guidelines
  • Support Director in consolidating and analyzing monthly accounting information from Kenya, Tanzania, India, and the US
  • Support Director in providing budget and business case information for grant-writing and investor reports
  • Assist Director with organizing and consolidating information into presentations for donors and investors
  • Support Director with uploading and organizing fundraising data
  • Conduct other additional projects as assigned


  • Technical Writing
  • Business Analysis
  • Analytics
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Business Planning
  • Administrative Support

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Requirements & Commitment

  • 20 hours per week
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