A nonprofit leader in the high-impact fields of community development and microfinance, DreamSpring is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs realize their dreams and fuel increased economic opportunity and mobility through business ownership. Since 1994, DreamSpring has infused more than $142 million in the growth and success of more than 9,000 small businesses across Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, and Texas.
We are looking for client services interns to work with our lending teams across our region (Albuquerque, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tucson) to support the full lifecycle of the lending process. Interns will learn first-hand about credit approval and successful credit/business management, and will experience the passion and brilliance of small-business entrepreneurs and their impact on economic growth. In the past, CSIs have accompanied loan officers to banker's lunches, loan closings, and finance panels, they have organized workshops, and attended community events and other networking opportunities.
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Provide important loan assistance support to the lending staff and help to fulfill DreamSpring’s mission
Support DreamSpring’s lending team with business development activities, including accompanying lenders on prospective client visits and referral partner meetings, and conducting current client calls
You have a compelling interest in DreamSpring’s mission
You demonstrate personal integrity, responsibility, and a commitment to excellence and accountability in everything you do
You seek to be a part of a fast-paced, growing, high-performance organizational culture
You are currently pursuing, or have completed, post-secondary or graduate level education, with a track record of academic excellence
You are able to make a 6 month commitment of 20 hours per week
Spanish fluency is preferred although not required
What we provide
You will learn about DreamSpring’s values-based high performance organizational culture, as well as best practices for nonprofit management and mission impact. Although unpaid, you will gain valuable professional development experience, and may be eligible to earn credit towards your degree.
Please visit www.DreamSpring.org to learn more about our organization and mission.