GiftAMeal is seeking a Chicago
Business Development Intern

January - May 2022
Paid Remote Internship
10-15 hours/week - Flexible Hours.

Open to Students of Any Year, Major, or School

Help us fight hunger in our community, while promoting local restaurants. GiftAMeal is a mobile application that helps provide a meal to someone in need each time a user takes a photo of their dine-in or takeout from a partner restaurant. Featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, and more, GiftAMeal has over 275 partner restaurants and has provided over 780,000 meals to those in need.


We are seeking a part-time Business Development Intern to work directly under the Chief Growth Officer. The intern will learn and apply sales skills to grow the number of restaurants in GiftAMeal's program.


  • Conduct research on Chicago restaurants that may be a good fit for our program

  • Call, email, go door-to-door, and Instagram DM (from GiftAMeal's account) Chicago restaurants to see if they are open to talking with our team about our program

Flexible Hours:

  • Spring 2021 (January - May)

  • 10-15 hours per week (between 9:30am-11am or 2pm-4:45pm when restaurants are not busy)

  • Working remotely

  • Weekly 20 minute virtual check-ins with the Chief Growth Officer



  • $10/hour

  • PLUS $10/meeting set up with a restaurant​

  • PLUS some awesome GiftAMeal swag :)


Required Qualifications:

  • Incredibly self-motivated

  • Self-starter who takes initiative

  • Detail-oriented

  • Highly organized

  • Resourceful and proactive

  • Comfortable with calling restaurants to set up meetings

Or email your resume and why you believe you are a fit for the position to