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About Charter Impact Fund (CIF) Charter Impact Fund (CIF) is a new nonprofit social impact fund that’s on a nationwide mission to help high-performing charter schools spend more money on students and less on the costs of borrowing for their facilities. We offer school leaders simple and much-needed access to low-cost, long-term loans, combined with support from an expert team that has walked in their shoes.
With significant long-term funding and an innovative strategy, CIF is giving more of America’s students access to the outstanding education they deserve. We partner with the charter schools making the biggest difference for kids, providing them with funding and assistance to amplify their impact.
If you’re seeking to have community-level impact on a national scale, apply to join our team!
The Investment Associate (IA) will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact at CIF – and on the charter school sector as a whole – as a member of its founding team. The IA will report to an Investment Principal and support CIF’s entire Lending Team. The ideal candidate will possess excellent analytical and financial skills, energetically embrace the sometimes-ambiguous work of a startup, and contribute to a collaborative, team-oriented culture of excellence.
The Investment Associate will be responsible for:
- Origination and Underwriting: Supporting the Lending Team with structuring, underwriting, and preparing transactions for credit committee approval.
The Investment Associate should be a highly motivated, mission-aligned profession who understands the complex mechanics borrowing and investing in the charter school sector or a similar field. Other qualifications and qualities include:
- An MBA or equivalent degree (MPP, MPA, CFA, etc.)
Compensation and benefits
Compensation is competitive, commensurate with experience. We are proud to offer excellent benefits.
New York City with occasional travel.
The Investment Associate will report to an Investment Principal.