Working at Grameen Foundation

We strive to create a culture where our employees can reach their full potential, creating lasting change in poor communities while achieving their professional goals. And we regularly ask for feedback to ensure we are supporting their needs. Here's what our employees say they value most about their experience at Grameen Foundation.

Why Grameen Foundation?

Be an innovator - Tackling global poverty requires commitment, flexibility, and a willingness to experiment. Our staff does this daily, leveraging data, emerging technology and hands-on testing to create products that measurably improve lives.

Grow your global reach and network - Collaboration across teams and time zones is integral to our work. We are headquartered in the U.S. with teams located in the Asia, Africa, Latin America that work closely with local communities and partners. 

Experience a flexible, results-focused work environment - We understand that the life needs, interests and priorities of our employees are varied and unique. Our employees receive regular feedback based on the challenging goals they set for themselves and the results they deliver. They take full ownership of their work and the responsibility of the trust, flexibility and autonomy we give them to deliver aligned and measurable outcomes.

Build Your Career at Grameen Foundation

An environment full of opportunities - You can find numerous options for professional development, whether you want to learn new skills, work across different disciplines, or find a niche to master. We actively encourage our staff members to identify and reach for opportunities that will expand their capabilities, and to work with their managers to craft a growth plan. 

Our staff has access to a global online portal with on-demand learning offerings from premium content providers, like Harvard Manage Mentor and GlobeSmart. We are constantly augmenting these offerings with both in-house and sourced content.

Excellent competitive benefits - Grameen Foundation’s benefits include employer-paid leave, health, prescription, vision and dental insurance.

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