Credit, Marketing, and Administration Intern

Bicycles Against Poverty (BAP) is seeking two (2) Credit, Marketing, and Administration Interns to provide support to BAP’s growing office. BAP is a young, growing organisation. As a result, we are looking for flexible, dynamic, and hard-working individuals who embrace changing environments.

Apply online here:  by January 18, 2019.

About BAP:

Currently piloting in Northern Uganda, BAP provides assets on a financing plan, allowing clients to pay in small installments.  

Length of contract:

This is a full-time position six-month contract, with the ability to extend or move into a staff position.

Roles and responsibilities of Program Intern:

The Interns duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing support to BAP’s Relationship Officers and Loan Officer’s during loan cycle

  • Traveling to the field regularly to assist in sensitizations of communities, bicycle distributions, and loan repayments.

  • Data entry of client applications and monitoring and evaluation surveys

  • Identifying potential oxen and plough clients, and collecting data from local market days

  • Assisting in the design and implementing research projects to understand customer satisfaction and community opinions on loan terms and conditions

  • Providing translation to BAP’s international staff members

  • Maintaining office by procuring office supplies or services when needed

  • General administrative duties including filing BAP documents, photocopying, and answering phone

  • Assisting with the maintenance and upkeep of BAP owned motorcycles

  • Tracking of motorcycle fuel consumption

Personal attributes needed to work at BAP:

  • Fast-paced

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Flexibility and ability to work on diverse team

  • Strong interest in learning ways in which business solutions can be incorporated into development organisations

  • Willing and eager to work non-traditional business hours to ensure tasks are completed

  • Well organized individuals

Qualifications for role:

  • Minimum qualification of diploma from recognized university

  • Preference will be given to those with finance or agriculture degrees or diplomas

  • Strong computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office and Excel required

  • Fluency in English and Luo required

Why work with us?

  • At BAP Finance, we are constantly seeking to build the best company. This means we take your feedback seriously and you can see your individual efforts in improved procedures.

  • While our team is result-oriented, we also have a lot of fun. We enjoy team meals and games after work.

How to apply:

For those who cannot apply online you can hand-deliver your Updated Resume to: BAP Gulu office, Senior quarters: 30 Eden Road P.O.Box 1025 Gulu.  

All candidates hand-delivering resumes must fill an application form from the office before they leave. Candidates  who do not fill the form will not be considered. Note that the office  will not be open to receive hand delivered applications from 22 Dec 2018 to 6 Jan 2019.

Deadline for receiving applications is 18th January 2019.