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.

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 agriculture degrees or diplomas

  • At least six months of demonstrated work experience

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

  • Fluency in English and Luo required

How to apply:

All candidates should hand-deliver their application to BAP’s office or email their CV and cover letter explaining their interest in BAP and the position to fred@bicyclesagainstpoverty.org. Subject line of email should read “Intern.” All applications should be addressed to Bicycles Against Poverty’s Branch Manager.