Impact Business Leaders

  • Are you a talented professional interested in using your skills to address major social challenges?

    Impact Business Leaders (IBL) is your guide to building an exciting social enterprise or impact investing career. Get the knowledge, coaching, and connections you need to advance your social enterprise career. The Batten Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Institute for Business in Society at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, in partnership with the SE@UVA initiative at The Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, are proud to partner with Impact Business Leaders (IBL) for the third year as the host of IBL’s Global Careers Program with UVA. 

    Dates: 2-8 January 2017
    Location: Washington, D.C.
    Application: IBL's website 

  • Overview 

    Impact Business leaders (IBL) is your guide to building an exciting social enterprise or impact investing career. As a talented professional, you have what it takes to make an immediate impact on the most pressing challenges of our time, including access to quality education, clean energy, and economic opportunity. Get the knowledge, coaching, and connections you need to advance your social enterprise career in our Global Careers Program with UVA program in Washington D.C.

    Join hundreds of professionals who have participated in IBL’s programs around the world and built exciting careers at well-known social enterprises such as, Acumen, d.light, and Village Capital. Only 20 highly qualified professionals will be accepted into this program. Apply on our website today

    Training 

    Strengthen your understanding of social enterprise in an intensive workshop held in Washington D.C.from 2-8 January 2017. This workshop is taught by social enterprise leaders who cover the latest trends and opportunities in the space

    Job Opportunities

    Position yourself for success in one-on-one executive coaching with IBL’s Executive Director, David Kyle. David has extensive global experience in business, social enterprise, and impact investing with well-known organizations such as Citibank, Acumen Fund, Calvert Foundation, and the Indian School Finance Company.

    Discover exciting career opportunities in social enterprise with IBL’s personalized job matching process. We source hundreds of challenging roles and pre-screen them based on your skills and aspirations. While hiring decisions are in the hands of partners and IBL cannot guarantee jobs, we are committed to your career in social enterprise and will help you find long-term success in the space.


    Ideal Candidates

    We accept candidates globally with the following traits:

    - 5-10 years of professional experience

    - Interest in a career that combines business with social impact

    - Strong analytical and communications skills

    - Tolerance for ambiguity and change

    - Undergraduate degree required