Careers

Career opportunities

Root Capital is a dynamic, fast-growing leader in impact investing. Root Capital offers team members opportunities to apply their talents and passion to grow rural prosperity.

To apply for a position with Root Capital, please follow the instructions detailed in the job postings. Currently we have no available Internship/Fellowship positions.

 

US - Cambridge Headquarters

Africa

  • West Africa Advisory Associate The advisory associate will support Root Capital's advisory work in West Africa and assist the advisory manager in coordinating and implementing various training activities and pilot projects for newly established programs in Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana.
    Oct 31, 2016
  • Loan Officer The Loan Officer, together with the Root Capital team, is responsible for the following activities in Senegal, Mali and Burkina Faso: actively working to identify potential borrowers; proactively making contact with loan leads and provide information on Root Capital’s credit services; analyzing loan applicants using rigorous financial, environmental, and social criteria; presenting loan analysis to Root Capital’s internal and external credit committees for decision; closing loans, including ensuring complete documentation; monitoring existing loans to ensure timely repayment; and assisting in coordinating training and technical assistance on financial management to selected candidates and clients.
    Oct 31, 2016
  • Risk Officer The risk officer has the primary responsibility of working with the regional lending team to provide guidance around underwriting, performance monitoring, and general compliance with lending policy, as well as to manage regional collections and workout efforts in support of the Regional Risk Manager. S/he will have direct contact with clients, whose loans are in arrears, as well as with legal advisors to develop and implement recovery strategies, both judicial and extra-judicial. He/she should be able to work independently, proactively, and collaboratively.
    Oct 31, 2016