Accion is a global nonprofit committed to creating a financially inclusive world, with a pioneering legacy in microfinance and fintech impact investing. We catalyze financial service providers to deliver high-quality, affordable solutions at scale for the three billion people who are left out of — or poorly served by — the financial sector. For nearly 60 years, Accion has helped tens of millions of people through our work with more than 160 partners in 55 countries. More at http://www.accion.org.
About Center for Financial Inclusion:
The Center for Financial Inclusion (CFI) team is driven by our vision of a world where all people are able to use financial services and participate in the economy to improve their lives and prosper. We are looking for colleagues who share our passion to join us on the journey.
We are a small, passionate team making an outsized impact by conducting rigorous research, testing promising solutions, and advocating for evidence-based change. Last year, we published nearly 50 knowledge products and tallied impressive audience gains on social media and the CFI website. We also host several events, including Financial Inclusion Week (FIW), our flagship annual virtual gathering for the global financial inclusion community. In 2022, FIW featured almost 400 speakers and over 3,300 registered participants—representing 2,000 organizations and 146 countries. CFI also leads the Responsible Finance Forum, which hosts several global events each year on responsible finance and consumer protection.
This is a new position on CFI’s communications team and an exciting opportunity to help expand CFI’s visibility. We’re looking for someone with a keen eye for detail, excellent editorial judgement, and a creative mindset to help shape our communications and advocacy work. Our ideal candidate is inspired by our mission and making a difference in the world, comfortable working on all aspects of communications for an organization, and excited to roll up their sleeves to toggle between a variety of roles—ranging from copywriter to communications outreach campaign manager to publications coordinator. We offer the opportunity to learn and grow across all facets of nonprofit communications while contributing to a nimble and fast-moving team.
We’re looking for someone who is: