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We help businesses in underserved markets grow by connecting them with talent & capital

Summer Fellow

$2k – $2k
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Pariti is a freelance-based advisory firm focused on growth-stage companies in emerging markets and the future of work. We are in the process of building a platform that connects companies with freelancers at scale by redesigning and digitizing advisory.
We are looking for a Summer Fellow with a track record of creative problem solving, analytical thinking and an ability to thrive in a dynamic work environment. You should be passionate about driving growth in emerging markets. You will assist the management team with key projects for our early stage startup clients (from seed to series C) and investor clients (accelerators and VC funds) and will work closely with our freelancers and clients to ensure the successful completion of our engagements. You will also be responsible for developing marketing materials, developing strategic partnerships for ourselves and for our clients.
Your role will report to the Chief Operating Officer and interface closely with the senior team, including the CEO and Head of Product.

Responsibilities
● Support the management team on high-level strategic initiatives and day-to-day internal operations
● Support the COO and Engagement Managers by assisting on day-to-day client needs
● Develop templates and workflows to improve our effectiveness in serving our clients
● Review and revise deliverables from freelancers (i.e. financial models, investment
pitch decks etc.)
● Improve our current processes and provide feedback to the product team to
re-invent advisory
● Develop sales leads and strategic partnerships across the startup ecosystem (i.e.
startups, incubators, accelerators, venture studios, educational institutes, media outlets)
● Develop written content on behalf of Pariti to be published in media outlets on various topics relevant to the business (e.g. trends in venture capital, startup ecosystems in emerging markets, the future of work, freelancer work)
● Evangelize Pariti and its product to others in the ecosystem

Requirements
● B.A/B.S. in Business, Finance or a related field with 2+ years of startup, consulting or investment experience (investment banking, venture capital or private equity)
● Currently enrolled in a top MBA or other postgraduate program
● Proven team player with experience working in fast-paced organizations
● Strong analytical skills and ability to review business plans, financial models and
investor pitch materials
● In-depth understanding of the early-stage startup ecosystem in Africa and emerging
markets generally
● Strong written and oral communication skills
● Self-starter with strong organizational and time management skills
● Desire to learn, sharpen skills and grow within the company
● Entrepreneurial spirit

Pariti at a glance

We help businesses in underserved markets grow by connecting them with talent & capital

Pariti focuses on Marketplaces, Professional Services, Human Resources, Venture Capital, and Freelancers. Their company has offices in Nairobi. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at http://pariti.io or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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