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.
The US Treasury Department is hiring an Attorney-Adviser. Location: Washington, DC.
This position is in the Office of the Assistant General Counsel (Banking and Finance), which is a component of the Treasury Department’s Office of the General Counsel. The attorneys in this office provide legal advice and support to Treasury officials and staff on the full range of Treasury domestic finance initiatives and responsibilities, including coronavirus relief grant and financial assistance programs, CARES Act, Consolidated Appropriations Act, and American Rescue Plan Act.
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.
El Pajaro CDC is hiring a Director of Lending. Location: Watsonville, CA.
El Pájaro Community Development Corporation seeks a Director of Lending with a small business lending background and underwriting experience to lead our Loan Program. The purpose of this position is to provide the highest level of program management, fund development, team management, program evaluation and administrative responsibility for the Loan Program. This position reports to the Executive Director and performs a broad variety of tasks including, but not limited to, maintaining a borrower pipeline, managing the lending operations; providing technical assistance, and financial and business consultation and training to business applicants; board operations; preparing meeting agenda and packets; maintaining records; corresponding with donors; fund development, updating marketing materials; staffing committees/subcommittees and events; and acting as the point of contact for the Loan Program. The Director of Lending will be responsible for managing the team of employees, interfacing with the other programs of the EPCDC and Women’s Business Center (WBC), and ensuring excellent communication between the program managers and directors. The Director of Lending will provide leadership, development, and implementation of Microlending and Small Business Lending programs that aim to complement our existing technical assistance, incubation and market access initiatives to provide underserved businesses with the capital they need to succeed. This position is an in office position with travel throughout the tri-county area as needed.
COOK Alliance is hiring an Outreach and Advocacy Lead. Location: Remote (within California).
Join our fast-paced and growing organization, the COOK Alliance, as our Outreach and Advocacy Lead. In this pivotal role, you will drive strategic outreach efforts and develop initiatives to promote Microenterprise Home Kitchen Operations (MEHKOs) across California. You will play a critical role in expanding opportunities for home cooks, fostering positive regulatory change, and engaging diverse stakeholders to create a more inclusive culinary landscape. This is a remote California based position with some travel required.
COOK Alliance is hiring an Education Program Director. Location: Remote (within California).
Join our fast-paced and growing organization, the COOK Alliance, as the Education Program Director. The Education Program Director will oversee the expansion of our MEHKO workshops, and provide ongoing support for participants. This upper-level position requires expertise in program management, curriculum design, and strategic development, enabling you to drive the success of our programs while empowering aspiring home cooks with wrap-around business education. The Education Program Director will play a vital role in expanding opportunities for home cooks, and driving the growth of our organization and movement. This is a remote California based position with some travel required.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a North County Program Manager. Location: South San Francisco.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center seeks a fulltime Program Manager to lead the team managing and operating a wide range of North San Mateo County-based programs and services and playing a key role in developing programs and collaborative community relationships. The ideal candidate has experience in the diverse communities of North San Mateo County, passion and expertise in small business and economic development, proven experience in program design and management, and leadership in working with diverse clients and community stakeholders.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Program Assistant. Location: East Palo Alto/North Fair Oaks, CA.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center’s newest office in South San Mateo (East Palo Alto) seeks a fulltime program assistant to support its outreach and programming efforts. The ideal candidate will engage with clients and community partners enthusiastically while promoting our programs and services, take pride and ownership in their work, and be passionate about business, community, and economic development, particularly in communities of color. The working hours for this position are from 9:00am. to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. However, evening support may be required for workshop assistance (clock-in accommodations will be provided on such dates) and occasional weekend hours.
Working Solutions CDFI is hiring a Community Development Officer. Location: Northern California.
The CD is part of the larger Programs Team who are collectively responsible for providing WS’ advisory products. The CD will be responsible for: (1) cultivating partnerships in communities that Management prioritizes to increase visibility and generate lending leads; and (2) support new loan requests from inquiry to completed stage. This person must be a skilled partnership manager with outstanding verbal and written communication skills who is comfortable with in-person, boots-on-the-ground outreach. The CD will be a change agent who is passionate about reaching financially marginalized communities with WS products. This person must have basic knowledge of finance and small business lending.
Community Vision is hiring a Director of Real Estate Solutions. Location: San Francisco/Oakland, CA.
The Director of Real Estate Solutions oversees our consulting services and programs that build racial and economic equity in communities throughout Northern California. The position works with a diverse team of experts to ensure strategic impact through development and implementation of the department’s strategy and goals. In addition, this role supports the team as a subject matter expert, providing support and guidance to consultants, and regularly presenting at CV’s workshops and other public forums. The position is responsible for building CV’s reputation as a trusted advisor, cultivating and maintaining a diverse set of external funding relationships and community partnerships, and working across departments with CV’s staff. The Director of Real Estate Solutions leads a team of high performing professionals, including real estate consultants, financial management consultants and program analysts. This position requires a collaborative leadership style, the ability to guide an active and engaged team, and a commitment to promoting professional development and leadership opportunities, as well as the ability to work effectively in partnership across departments/with CV’s broader staff.
Community Vision is hiring a Loan Closing Officer. Location: San Francisco/Oakland, CA.
The Loan Officer is responsible for structuring and negotiating loans and conducting thorough written credit analysis. The Loan Officer will work to expand lending relationships within the Community Vision network, resulting in both increased loan volume and mission impact. This position requires an experienced professional with demonstrated loan underwriting and financial analysis skills. The Loan Officer works to structure and underwrite loans to better support the community ownership of community assets, serving affordable housing groups, community-rooted small businesses, and nonprofit organizations. They assist in the development of processes that better serve Community Vision’s clients. The Loan Officer underwrites loan requests and presents credit memoranda to Community Vision’s Loan Committee for approval.
Community Vision is hiring a Senior Loan Closing Administrator. Location: San Francisco/Oakland, CA.
The Senior Loan Closing Administrator is responsible for ensuring loans with complex loan structures or documentation requirements are closed and documented in accordance with the credit approval. This staff member is responsible for accurately logging the loan in the loan accounting system, assisting the Loan Closers in performing appropriate due diligence tasks, reviewing operational risk components and ensuring conditions precedent are met prior to closing or funding a loan. The Senior Loan Closing Administrator must possess strong verbal and written communications skills in order to interact efficiently and effectively with internal staff, legal counsel and clients. They will have knowledge of federal and state regulations, loan documentation terms and conditions including Credit agreements, notes, guarantees, and collateral is required. They must act as a gatekeeper for certain compliance and reporting requirements.
The Treasury Department’s Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is hiring a Community Affairs Officer. Location: Los Angeles/San Francisco/San Jose/Santa Ana, CA.
As a Community Affairs Officer, you will plan and direct work activities in the assigned district. You will also will serve as an expert resource for OCC staff, bankers, and community representatives on the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) and community development lending, investment, and service activities and programs.
Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Senior Accountant, Director of Development, Director of Applied Research, Marketing Manager, Director of Finance, and a Fellow, Good Jobs Innovation Lab. Location: Oakland, CA/Hybrid.
RUNWAY is hiring a People and Culture Director. Location: Remote.
The Director of People & Culture is a new role responsible for the sustainability of RUNWAY’s internal infrastructure, team well-being, and capacity to build emergent financial practices and infrastructure that close the racial wealth gap for good. This role will support the RUNWAY team in designing, implementing, and reorganizing many of our internal practices and structures.
RUNWAY is hiring a Development Director. Location: Remote.
The Director of Development serves as the lead fundraiser for the organization and is responsible for developing and executing annual development plans. This position listens to and attunes to team members to understand overall goals and key deliverables, and to map the philanthropic support needed to deliver on these effectively. The ideal candidate should have management experience, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, institutional and individual fundraising knowledge, event planning capabilities, and an interest in inclusive entrepreneurship and urban economic development.
The WBC at JEDI is hiring a Program Director. Location: Shasta or Siskiyou Counties, CA.
The WBC at JEDI Program Director is a full-time leadership position managing programs under the WBC grant and maintaining our relationship with the US SBA Office of Women’s Business Ownership (OWBO), ensuring grant and deliverable excellence. This position is responsible for overall coordination, expansion, and delivery of our business education and financial awareness programs in order to meet and exceed program deliverables and ensure customer satisfaction. This is a hybrid role based in Redding, CA with a minimum of 3 days on site per week.