Careers

United by our belief in economic empowerment as a sustainable solution to poverty alleviation, our team uses their diverse backgrounds and experiences to serve our Associates and each other. We collaborate to identify solutions, encourage and celebrate one another in our giftings, and pursue results that impact this earth and in the Kingdom to come.

What you gain from a career with Esperanza?

A career with Esperanza gives you professional enrichment, direct exposure to economic development initiatives, and access to community that is fervently committed to the disenfranchised and underserved. Our mind and actions are set to “spur one another towards love and good deed”, and with Esperanza you join a community which places high esteem on excellence and heart in all that we do.

Spiritual
Growth

Jesus said “I am the vine and you are the branches; if you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit. Apart from me, you can do nothing.” Gain spiritual development through our monthly team devotional and annual offsite spiritual retreat.

professional development

We desire human flourishing for our Associates and employees alike. Deepen your professional skills and capabilities through relevant conferences, materials, and development resources.

Microfinance Proficiency

Best practices in international development make up the core of our work. Become a leader in the microfinance sector and proficient in holistic approaches which empower the poor.

paid time off

We desire leisure and rest for your mind, body, and soul. Enjoy 15 days paid vacation and national holidays to enjoy personal time for rest and recuperation.

Benefits

A generous monthly allowance is offered to employees to cover monthly premiums and health care expenses. We offer guidance in choosing the right plan for you and discounts on services through Take Command Health.

christmas week off

The birth of our Savior Jesus Christ is a treasured marker in our Christian faith. Celebrate the Christmas holiday through a week of remembrance with family and friends.

what we believe

We believe in equipping humans for flourishing. We believe that with access to capital and holistic services dreams can be made reality. We believe God is on mission to restore His people back to Himself and restore them for flourishing.

We Invest in You

We care about your professional, personal, and spiritual development. We stand by your in our commitment to build one another up in word and deep, honoring the faith by which we hold firm. As a member of Christ’s body, we dedicate our time, energy, and support to you.

jobs

Esperanza Ambassador

The Esperanza Ambassador Program is a leadership development opportunity that equips future leaders in the nonprofit sector through the work of microfinance in an emerging economy. This program is intended for undergraduate students interested in raising awareness and support for economic development and poverty alleviation efforts in the Dominican Republic. Our ambassadors are passionate, driven, and world-changing individuals ready to engage their University to seeing an end to poverty.

Marketing and Communications Summer Internship

The Summer Internship Program is a leadership development program that equips future leaders in business, healthcare, and public policy through the work of microfinance in an emerging economy. This program is intended for undergraduate students interested in economic development and poverty alleviation. Five students from University’s across the US are selected as interns and work across Esperanza’s nine branch offices in the Dominican Republic. Projects include financial analysis, marketing strategy, and communications planning and can be tailored to the intern’s interests and strengths.