Employment Opportunities in the Micro Enterprise Sector
To submit a job announcement for a microbusiness industry position, please send a link or a Word document to cameo@CAMEOnetwork.org. Job postings will be considered filled after 90 days unless otherwise notified.
CAMEO is hiring a VP, Finance and Operations. Location: Remote.
Reporting to the CEO and serving as an integral member of the senior management team. The Vice President of Finance and Operations (VP) will be responsible for the development of CAMEO’s financial management strategy and contribute to the development of the organization’s strategic goals. In addition to the strategic components, the VP will be responsible for developing and implementing more sophisticated policies and procedures in the finance and general operational realms. This position will directly supervise the financial and administrative team. This is an outstanding opportunity for a finance executive with operational experience and a proven track record of creative problem-solving and change management to join in a growing mission-driven organization.
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is hiring a President & CEO. Location: Kansas City, MO.
The next leader will establish a close partnership with the Board and will engage the Foundation staff, partners, and members of the broader community, to assess and affirm the Foundation’s vision for impact within education and entrepreneurship. The CEO will be responsible for the development and implementation of the Foundation’s new strategic plan, supporting organizational culture assessment and evolution, building relationships and partnerships at the local and national levels, and the overall management and oversight of the grant-making, operating, and administrative functions of the organization.
North Coast Small Business Development Center is hiring a Center Director. Location: Eureka, CA.
Under the general supervision of the NorCal SBDC Executive Director, the North Coast Center Director is responsible for managing and directing the functions of the North Coast SBDC. This position oversees 2-4 staff members and 15-20 contract consultants, and is responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating programs that provide business advising and training to small business owners. Work also includes fiscal management, grant and contract administration, some fundraising, and a high level of interface with the public. The Center Director will represent the SBDC program at a local and regional level within the economic development and business communities. This position requires some travel throughout northern California. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, strategic, and resourceful leader who has impeccable communication skills, and is committed to equity of access and opportunity for the region’s current and future business owners.
TMC Community Capital is hiring a Bilingual Impact Communications Specialist. Location: Oakland, CA.
As an Impact Communications Specialist, you will shape and deliver the messaging of who TMC Community Capital is and why our mission is important. You will also design resources that empower our clients in their entrepreneurial journey.
NCRC is hiring a CDF Underwriting and Loan Service Specialist. Location: Washington, DC.
NCRC CDF is seeking an Underwriting & Loan Service Specialist who is an exceptional multi-tasker that is goal-oriented and highly detailed. The Underwriting & Loan Service Specialist will oversee a high volume of small business loan inquiries from application through underwriting, funding, and post-closing activities, manage existing borrower customer support and provide overall program support within the small business and affordable housing programs.
NCRC is hiring a CDFI Program Specialist. Location: Washington, DC.
NCRC CDF is seeking a Program Specialist who is an exceptional multi-tasker that is goal-oriented and highly detailed. The Program Specialist will support the regulatory, compliance, and lending administration of the CDFI, including data-gathering for reporting purposes, grant applications, research, and other related tasks. Additionally, the specialist will support small business loan inquiries on an as-needed basis from application through underwriting, funding, and post-closing activities, manage existing borrower customer support, and provide overall program support within the small business and affordable housing programs.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a South Bay/UAC Program Coordinator. Location: San Jose, CA.
Renaissance seeks a South Bay/Unincorporated Alameda County (UAC) Program Coordinator to join our Peninsula team. Our ideal new colleague is Spanish-language bilingual, engages enthusiastically with clients and the public, takes ownership in the work that we do, and is passionate about economic opportunity and the impact of our work. They will be active in recruiting clients, marketing our programs, supporting our classes and events, tracking client services and representing our work and impact in the San Jose community. Our South Bay/UAC Program Coordinator will operate independently from San Jose covering both portions of Santa Clara and Unincorporated Alameda Counties and will work closely with the team at our Peninsula program team in San Mateo County.
PACE is hiring a Director of Development and Communication. Location: Los Angeles, CA.
The Director of Development and Communication is responsible for all fundraising strategies to grow the base of philanthropic support and increase public awareness of PACE. In collaboration with the COO, they will set the organization’s strategic fundraising agenda to achieve and exceed its revenue goals through the solicitation of individual, corporate and foundation support and grants. The Director also builds and manages brand identity and all aspects of communication to raise awareness of the organization and its programs throughout Los Angeles County.
CIELO is hiring a Business Coach. Location: Santa Ana/Costa Mesa, CA.
Fluent in English and Spanish. Strength in building trusting relationships with under-served micro and small business owners, focusing on immigrants, people of color, and low-moderate-income communities. The primary responsibilities of this role are to deliver high-quality coaching to new entrepreneurs by evaluating needs, strengths, and opportunities; developing and refining their goals and plans; offering guidance on a range of business topics, connecting them with other client service providers; maintaining trusted relationships through the launch of their business; and assessing progress over time. This is a full-time position. CIELO has a hybrid work-from-home and office arrangement – office locations in Santa Ana and Costa Mesa.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring an FT Peninsula Program Coordinator. Location: North Fair Oaks, CA.
Renaissance seeks a Program Coordinator to coordinate programs and services, provide direct client business consultations and financial consultations, marketing and outreach, and events administration. This position is based in East Palo Alto and will focus on programs in Menlo Park and EPA while supporting other programs in the organization. This position requires a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced but process-oriented environment, works well with a diverse group of people, is highly organized and effective, and is passionate about entrepreneurship and economic development. The position also requires the ability to provide case management, work directly with clients, consultants, and instructors, write program reports, and maintain strict timelines.
Accessity is hiring a Controller. Location: San Diego, CA.
The Controller position at Accessity reports to the CFO of the organization. This integral management team member assesses internal controls and ensures adherence to all financial covenants across the organization, including finance, lending, grants, payroll & pension. This position also analyzes processes between departments to increase stability, efficiency & procedures to maximize benefits to the organization.
CIBC is hiring a Community Development Relationship Manager. Location: San Francisco, CA.
The Community Development Specialist-Relationship Manager (RM) position will be responsible for bringing new small business relationships to the bank as well as maintaining and growing existing small business relationships. The position will be responsible for the following key areas: a) Small Business Lending activities; b) Community Outreach; c) Entrepreneurial Training and other Partner development to increase referral activities. The position will focus on building relationships with small businesses located in low-to-moderate income census tracts within the Bank’s CRA assessment areas. Targeted small businesses are those with annual revenues under $1 MM. The RM will directly manage all credit exposures. The RM will be directly involved in the credit decision process and must review financial information to discuss trends.
RUNWAY is hiring an Underwriter. Location: Remote.
- Review prospective funding applications and identify additional information needed
- Engage in follow-up underwriting consultations with entrepreneurs to learn more about them, their business, goals, challenges, and financial picture
- Conduct financial analysis that includes analyzing personal financial statements, business financial statements, cash flow analysis, and ability to repay
- Prepare credit memos for funding pre-approvals and present proposals to credit committee
- Support management of local credit committees, and training for new credit committee members
- Inform entrepreneurs and financial institution partners of loan pre-approval decisions
- Work with back office administrators to support loan, investment, and grant closings
- Help maintain documentation of current credit, underwriting, and loan administration policies & practices
- Hand off entrepreneurs to business advising and community engagements teams
- Perform other duties as needed to support scaling our funding and portfolio management operations
West Business Development Center is hiring a Centro Latino West Program Manager. Location: Fort Bragg or Ukiah, CA.
The CLW Program Manager will oversee the development of effective Spanish-language business training programs and workshops, as well as the outreach and communication about Centro Latino West services and upcoming events. The Program Manager will also provide client intake and business orientations to bi- and mono-lingual Hispanic business owners. The position reports directly to the Director of Strategic Programs.