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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.



Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Credit Analyst, Small Business Lending. Location: Oakland, CA.

Are you a driven individual who is passionate about building a more equitable society? If so, please consider joining Pacific Community Ventures as our Lending Credit Analyst. As a mission-driven lender, we invest in diverse small businesses across the state of California to help them grow and strengthen their practices. You’ll work with our team to underwrite and monitor the organization’s growing portfolio of loans for California small businesses, focused on expanding access to capital and advising for Black and Brown entrepreneurs.

Posted 07/28/21


ICA is hiring a Vice President, Communications and Development. Location: Oakland, CA.

ICA is seeking a Vice President, Communications and Development, to lead a cross-functional team that will help ICA on its mission of closing the racial and gender wealth gaps by growing the ICA brand, overseeing fundraising, and managing the collection and analysis of our impact data. The VP of Communications and Development will report to the CEO and manage a team of three. The position is based in Oakland, CA with hybrid in-office and remote work.

Posted 07/26/21


Lead Online Academy is hiring a Program Director. Location: Remote. 

In the role of Program Director, you will work remotely and join the Lead Online Academy team for a special CARES Act project that trains U.S. Advisors of SBA Resource Partners (SBDC, SCORE, VBOC, WBC). The Program Director ensures that courses and live events maintain quality and relevance through program planning, design, development, and delivery, while adhering to all grant reporting procedures.

Posted 07/20/21


CAMEO is hiring a Marketing Specialist (Temp). Location: Remote.

We are looking for a temporary part-time marketing and communications associate that can help us spread the word about the great work that our network does. This position has the possibility of turning into a permanent part-time position. This contracted position would be responsible for:

  • Social Media
  • Web
  • Writing
  • Marketing Materials/Print Collateral
  • Video/Photography

Posted 06/24/21


Working Solutions is hiring a Lending Officer. Location: Remote.

The Lending Department is tasked with converting an application into a successfully funded loan. As such the team must possess comprehensive knowledge of the types of loans provided by the organization, the general terms related to each loan, and the conditions that are necessary for applicants to qualify for each type of loan. The Lending Officer will review applications, provide timely feedback, verify required documents, verify compliance with lending guidelines, track the loan approval review process, and finalize the loan through a comprehensive closing process. The Lending Officer is also responsible for evaluating and analyzing the viability of potential micro loan applications and will provide support to the Lending Manager on day-to-day operations of the lending department.

Posted 07/14/21


Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Director, Business Advising. Location: Oakland, CA.

We are seeking a Director-level position to lead our unique fast-growing Business Advising program, tech platform, and team. Over the past decade, our research projects and client engagements have helped define and build the field of impact investing; we have become a leading statewide community development financial institution (CDFI) in California; and scaled a nationwide mentorship platform for underestimated small business owners. Our clients include Black, Latinx, Indigenous, people of color, women, immigrant, refugee, and rural small business owners across America, volunteer business advisors; foundations and impact investors; other CDFIs; and policymakers.

Posted 07/13/21


The International Rescue Committee is hiring a Technical Advisor, Economic Empowerment. Location: New York, NY.

The Technical Advisor, Economic Empowerment provides technical support and leadership to IRC’s Economic Empowerment (EE) programs in nearly 30 U.S. cities and, in a more limited capacity, in support of IRC’s work in Europe.  The Technical Advisor is responsible for helping field offices identify opportunities, and build and monitor sustainable, cost-effective workforce programs and services that promote clients’ economic well-being and self-reliance.  This Technical Advisor position will promote the development, adaptation and dissemination of microenterprise models and develop strong institutional relationships with industry, public-sector partners, donors and other partners to expand microenterprise programming. S/h/xe will ensure that offices develop efficient, sustainable, evidence-based program models, and help the IRC increase the scope of its Economic Empowerment (EE) programs.

Posted 06/24/21


CIELO is hiring an Outreach Manager. Location: Southern California.

The Outreach Manager is responsible for the overall planning, development, and implementation of the organization’s community outreach and engagement with individuals, partners, and other community stakeholders. They will work closely with leadership to strategize different ways to spread brand awareness and will report to the Executive Director. Additionally, the Outreach Manager will collaborate with the case management team to support client relations and successful outcomes.

Posted 06/23/21


Uptima Entrepreneur Cooperative is hiring an Investor Relations Consultant. Location: San Francisco, CA or Boston, MA.

The Investor Relations Consultant plays a critical role in securing funding to support our programs and operations. The Investor Relations Consultant has responsibility for developing and implementing a fundraising strategy that aligns with our mission, vision, values, and strategy, and centers relationships rather than transactions. The Investor Relations Consultant will have a solid understanding of different fundraising strategies for social enterprises, including government contracts, philanthropic capital, and investment capital.

Posted 06/23/21


Uptima Entrepreneur Cooperative is hiring a Business Instructor & Advisor. Location: San Francisco, CA or Boston, MA. 

The Business Instructor & Advisor role supports entrepreneurs in building their businesses through our Academy courses and Advising activities. Ideal candidates should be passionate about supporting entrepreneurs of color, challenging traditional business support practices, and re-imagining the ways we do business to build a just economy for all.

Posted 06/23/21


Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a People & Culture Manager. Location: Oakland, CA.

This is a new role to PCV as we grow, and under the leadership of our new CEO. We seek an HR professional who centers what’s best for our people, and coaches them to help realize their full potential, and our mission. In this role, you will have an opportunity to apply the depth and breadth of your human resources knowledge and skills, and creativity, to evolve PCV’s people policies and practices, from recruitment to retention, and culture-building. You will also be a key player in advancing our Good Jobs Good Business efforts – internally, and be a Champion for it externally – with our small business owner community, and in recruiting more HR advisors to support them. You bring strong human resources knowledge, people, and communication skills (oral and written), as well as a commitment to racial and economic justice.

Posted 06/21/21


Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Lending Portfolio Director. Location: Oakland, CA.

We are seeking a Director-level position to lead our Lending Portfolio and team. Over the past decade, our research projects and client engagements have helped define and build the field of impact investing; we have become a leading statewide community development financial institution (CDFI) in California; and scaled a nationwide mentorship platform for under-invested small business owners. Our audiences and clients include small business owners across America, volunteer business experts; leading foundations and impact investors; other CDFIs; and policymakers at the state and local level.

Posted 06/21/21


Working Solutions is hiring a Lending Officer (Temp). Location: Remote.

The Lending Department is tasked with converting an application into a successfully funded loan. As such the team must possess comprehensive knowledge of the types of loans provided by the organization, the general terms related to each loan, and the conditions that are necessary for applicants to qualify for each type of loan. The Lending Officer will review applications, provide timely feedback, verify required documents, verify compliance with lending guidelines, track the loan approval review process, and finalize the loan through a comprehensive closing process. The Lending Officer is also responsible for evaluating and analyzing the viability of potential microloan applications and will provide support to the Lending Manager on day-to-day operations of the lending department.

Posted 06/16/21


The City of LA Office of the Mayor is hiring a Community Business Manager. Location: Los Angeles, CA.

Reporting to the Director of Community Business, the Community Business Manager position is responsible for developing and administering economic development and community programs that support the establishment and growth of businesses in the City of Los Angeles. This is an exempt, at-will position.The individual appointed to this position will not accrue any civil service tenure, contractual employment rights, or due process rights. The incumbent may be removed, without any finding of cause, by the hiring authority.

Posted 06/16/21


The Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California is hiring an Executive Director. Location: Ontario, CA.

The Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California (MECISC) is seeking a full-time executive director to manage programming, public education, nonprofit operations, among others. Essential duties:

  • Organizational leadership and strategy
  • Financial management and fund development
  • Marketing and outreach
  • Nonprofit management

Posted 06/15/21


La Cocina is hiring an Event Sales & Administrative Coordinator. Location: San Francisco, CA.

The Event Sales and Administrative Coordinator will manage the onsite coordination of all Marketplace catering & event food service for corporate catering and individual special occasions. This role is responsible for communicating at a high customer service level with all partners, clients and La Cocina businesses, for ensuring that systems are in place to deliver these services, and to support the Marketplace team on-the-floor with operational and general administrative duties. Administrative support will include various related tasks to keep day to day processes functioning smoothly both at the Marketplace and General La Cocina operations.

Posted 06/14/21


La Cocina is hiring a Food Retail & Sales Associate. Location: San Francisco, CA.

Under the guidance of the MMP Director, the sales associate is responsible for the smooth and efficient operations of a La Paloma cashier program. As the MMP gears up to open for to-go and delivery, the majority of sales will take place at the customer facing POS system. This position is an ambassador of the La Cocina brand and should reflect the brand values to the customer base. This position is front of house and will promote and sell the products of La Cocina’s marketplace businesses, and represents La Cocina as well as all of the entrepreneurs in the MMP. This individual will be the customer-facing team member and the first to greet our customers and community.

Posted 06/14/21


La Cocina is hiring a Retail Sales Associate. Location: San Francisco, CA.

The Retail Sales Associate will promote and sell packaged products of La Cocina program participants. We are looking for an incredible salesperson who enjoys the food retail sales environment. The ideal candidate will be motivated to expand La Cocina’s retail presence and be able to talk about La Cocina’s mission.

Posted 06/14/21


La Cocina is hiring an Earned Income Sales Associate. Location: San Francisco: CA.

The Earned Income Sales Associate role is a part-me hourly posion with the hope that it eventually transions to full-me as our world recovers from the pandemic. This posion is responsible for supporng all of La Cocina’s Earned Income revenue streams which include food and beverage sales services and acvies encompassing catering, events, eCommerce, retail and food insecurity programs. It also supports sales acvies at La Cocina’s Municipal Marketplace, the country’s first women-led food hall located in the heart of San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood. This posion reports to the Earned Income Manager.

Posted 06/14/21


Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Bilingual, Part-Time QuickBooks Coach. Location: Santa Barbara/Ventura Counties, CA.

Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV), a non-profit organization dedicated to creating an equitable and just society through the economic empowerment of women, seeks to hire a part-time, bilingual (English-Spanish), QuickBooks Coach. The bilingual QuickBooks Coach provides highly individualized coaching to a specific group of WEV’s Spanish-speaking small business clients, in order to help them develop their financial literacy, increase their financial confidence and decision-making, and ultimately become more resilient and successful as entrepreneurs. In addition, this individual may be utilized to provide support to clients needing assistance with disaster-related enquiries, such as assistance in completing funding application forms.

Posted 06/10/21


Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Program Officer – Small Business Advisory. Location: Santa Barbara/Ventura, CA.

The Advisory Program Officer is a proactive, organized, and innovative individual who assists with the implementation and management of WEV’s Advisory programs. This position is an active member of the Client Services team, focused on creating a seamless client, advisor and volunteer experience, and strengthening programs through developing outstanding stakeholder relationships, and optimizing our processes.

Posted 06/10/21


Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Part-Time Bilingual Instructor. Location: Santa Barbara/Ventura Counties, CA.

Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV), a non-profit organization dedicated to creating an equitable and just society through the economic empowerment of women, seeks to hire a part-time Bilingual Instructor to teach introductory business planning classes virtually (during COVID restrictions).

Posted 06/10/21


Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Bilingual, Part-Time Business Advisor. Location: Santa Barbara/Ventura Counties, CA.

Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV), a non-profit organization dedicated to creating an equitable and just society through the economic empowerment of women, seeks to hire a Part-time Business Advisor (bilingual English-Spanish). WEV Business Advisors work 1:1 with our small business clients to help them identify, prioritize and achieve specific goals for their businesses, improving their business performance and profitability. The Business Advisor must have a knack for understanding complex problems and providing real-time appropriate solutions. The Business Advisor’s job is not to make decisions or solve problems for clients but to facilitate the development of those skills and support clients in making prudent judgments that will help ensure the long-term growth and success of their business.

Posted 06/10/2021


Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Training Manager, Women’s Business Center. Location: San Francisco, CA.

Renaissance seeks a Training Manager to lead training and consulting services for our small business clients, empowering them with business knowledge, skills and networks.  Our Training Manager will coordinate our yearly class calendar, design and develop curriculum to be delivered in person and online, and hire and coordinate consultants and instructors.  In addition to teaching some trainings, they will provide one-on-one consulting to clients on a variety of business aspects.  They will also create and implement a new business mentorship program. This full-time, exempt position is ideal for a proactive, analytical, and innovative thinker with a passion for economic justice and an appreciation for the needs and contributions of our diverse client population.

Posted 06/08/21


Acción Opportunity Fund is hiring a VP of Policy and Research. Location: San Jose, CA.

Reporting to the Chief Legal and Regulatory Strategy Officer, the Vice President, Research & Policy is responsible for leading all aspects of Accion Opportunity Fund’s high-quality, community-based research and targeted public policy advocacy at the local, state, and federal level. These activities will advance racial, gender and economic equity while also generating new awareness and support for Accion Opportunity Fund. The role directly or indirectly manages a variety of dynamic projects including research for publication, events, legislative and regulatory advocacy and working in partnership with stakeholders including staff, board members, policy makers, partners, and coalitions. 

Posted 06/04/21


FUSE Corps has a Fellowship Opening for “Supporting Social Justice and Economic Growth through Arts and Culture in Los Angeles.” Location: Los Angeles, CA.

The Department of Cultural Affairs will partner with a FUSE Executive Fellow for one year to develop new systems to operationalize equity in the department’s policies, practices, and service delivery, based on their newly finalized Racial Equity Assessment.

This fellowship project begins on July 26, 2021, and ends on July 24, 2022. The fellowship begins with a multi-day virtual orientation the week of July 25, 2021.The selected Executive Fellow will begin their first day of providing services to the host agency on August 2, 2021.

Posted 06/03/21


FUSE Corps has a Fellowship Opening for “Building an Inclusive and Resilient Economy by Supporting LA’s Minority & Women-Owned Small Businesses.” Location: Los Angeles, CA.

The City’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development will partner with a FUSE Executive Fellow for one year to build the capacity of its BusinessSource Centers, providing adapted services and resources to limit further closures and ensure small businesses proposer.

This fellowship project begins on July 26, 2021, and ends on July 24, 2022. The fellowship begins with a multi-day virtual orientation the week of July 25, 2021.The selected Executive Fellow will begin their first day of providing services to the host agency on August 2, 2021.

Posted 06/03/21


LISC LA is hiring a Technical Assistance Consultant for BBET Initiative. Location: Los Angeles, CA.

To support the Black Business Excellence Technical Assistance program missionLISC LA is seeking a consultant to design and help deliver the BBET’s technical assistance modules in collaboration with the LISC LA BBET project team. The primary objective is to successfully execute plan that meets all of the program goals and to help targeted businesses take their businesses to their next level. 

Posted 05/27/21


Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Marketing/Social Media Associate. Location: Oakland, CA.

We are seeking a Marketing Associate to join our team.You will play a meaningful role in the growth of PCV’s impact by storytelling of our work, through our small business owners as local changemakers in their communities, and the local and national community organizations we partner with to serve them. You’ll bring creativity, strong project management, strategic thinking, people and communication skills (oral and written), as well as a passion for and (ideally) some lived experience in social, racial, and economic justice. You’re willing to learn on the job – often fast-paced, dynamic; always with integrity.

Posted 05/24/21


Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Lending Portfolio Director. Location: Oakland, CA.

Are you a driven individual who is passionate about building a more equitable society? If so, please join Pacific Community Ventures, a mission-driven organization invested in addressing racial and gender wealth gaps, through small business owners as local changemakers in our communities. We are seeking a Director-level position to lead our Lending Portfolio and team. You will be a dedicated teammate with strong analytical, writing, and interpersonal skills who is passionate about investing in underserved communities, and bringing your lived experience to advance our mission.

Posted 05/24/21


Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Part-Time, Bilingual Engagement Specialist, Small Business Advising. Location: Remote.

Are you passionate about building a more equitable society? If so, please consider joining Pacific Community Ventures as an Engagement Specialist. This is a part-time (25 hours per week) role that can be done from anywhere in the U.S. This role is responsible for connecting business owners nationwide with pro bono business advisors and other resources that will help them run and grow their businesses. A tech-enabled, but people-centric program, we do this by leveraging our advanced matching algorithm and online platform while complementing them with personal interactions to deliver a truly customized experience to small business owners across all 50 states.

Posted 05/24/21


Main Street Launch is hiring a Program Coordinator. Location: Oakland, CA.

Reporting to the AVP Senior, Senior Program Manager, the role supports our business program services for clients located in San Francisco, Oakland, and Stockton California. We are a data-driven and customer-centric team, so this role will flex supporting across data analysis, marketing operations, creative development and organizational management. You should be a strong communicator who is eager to learn about the world of marketing.

Posted 05/20/21


California Capital is hiring a Loan Portfolio Manager. Location: Sacramento, CA.

The Loan Portfolio Manager will oversee, and manage the California Capital business loan portfolio. In this capacity, the Loan Portfolio Manager will manage all payments and accounting of loans; track submission of financials; ensure that insurance, collateral and UCC filings are current; and identify and restructure, collect and/or rehabilitate non-performing loans. In managing the loan portfolio, the Portfolio Manager will assess risk and the loan loss reserve fund. This role will collaborate closely with internal clients including the Women’s Business Center, Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) and Communications and Program Management Teams, along with external clients including attorneys, title and insurance agents, appraisers, third party vendors, and Grant and Loan Program Partners. It is expected that the Portfolio Manager will provide competent, thorough, courteous, and efficient customer service to both internal and external customers with a minimal level of direction, guidance, and oversight.

Posted 05/18/21


California Capital is hiring a Loan Officer/Underwriter. Location: Sacramento, CA.

Under the direction of the Chief Lending Officer, the loan officer/underwriter is responsible for reviewing financial data, assessing credit risk and structuring transactions. In collaboration with the organization’s credit staff, he or she will underwrite loans, prepare credit memorandums and present credit recommendations.

Posted 05/18/21


Small Business Majority is hiring a Digital Engagement Manager. Location: TBC.

The Digital Engagement Manager will work closely with the Engagement team and the Digital Communications/IT Director to expand and better engage small business owners in our database.  The Manager will oversee the Salesforce database cycle and structure as it relates to automation (based on internal use), improvement, integrity, and content analysis and reporting.

Posted 05/17/21


Small Business Majority is hiring a Senior California Program & Southern California Outreach Manager. Location: Southern California.

The Senior California Program Manager & Southern California Outreach Manager oversees and manages a portfolio of outreach programs and partnerships that further the vision and mission of Small Business Majority in California. This position is responsible managing timelines while executing projects and conducting events associated with grants and initiatives throughout the state. The Senior California Program Manager also works closely with the Vice President, California to provide support, guidance and direction to the California Outreach Managers throughout the state.

This position also leads operations throughout the Southern California region, while directly managing the Southern California Outreach Manager. Additionally, this role designs strategies for outreach to small business owners, organizations, policy makers and other small business advocates throughout the region.

On the Program Management side, the Senior California Program Manager will focus on a variety of issues including access to capital, healthcare, retirement and others. Candidates must have exceptional project management skills, attention to detail and follow through along with expertise in areas of business community engagement, VIP relationship management and public policy. Also required is the ability to prioritize and work simultaneously on multiple projects in a fast paced, dynamic environment.

Posted 05/17/21


The WBC at JEDI is hiring an Intake and Program Specialist. Location: Redding, CA.

In support of its mission, JEDI seeks an enthusiastic team player with exceptional customer service and data management skills to support the Knowledge Management and Program teams.  This position has a key role in ensuring JEDI’s capacity to report on its impact and provide clients with excellent customer service. 

Posted 05/04/21


The Inland Empire Women’s Business Center is hiring a Project Director. Location: San Bernardino, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a yearly proposal aligned with the goals and strategic priorities of the SBA, Go-Biz and IECE.
  • Maintain effort on achieving the core focus of supporting and celebrating entrepreneurs and small business owners.
  • Analyze and evaluate service needs for clients and make appropriate assignments to business counselors, administrative team, and other resources.
  • Development and management of multiple funding streams and expenditures, compliance, and reporting.
  • Proactively manage budget expenditures, recommend expenditures, and maintain cumulative cash flow records for Center operation. Coordinate with UEC Auxiliary Accounting on all budget and financial transactions.

Posted 04/29/21


Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Business Resource Center Manager. Location: San Francisco, CA.

Renaissance seeks a Business Resource Manager to play a key role in developing the programs and collaborative community relationships in launching our newest program site in South San Francisco.  Initial actions will include development and implementation of outreach strategies and virtual programs and services for local small businesses.  Success of this new program site will rely on our new colleagues’ strengths in building partnerships with community stakeholders, and collaboration with Job Train, the City of South San Francisco and San Mateo County.  Our ideal new colleague is an ambitious leader with expertise in small business and economic development. They offer proven experience in program design and management, and leadership in collaborating and working with diverse clients and community stakeholders.  They are a team player, who brings innovation, creativity, reliability and sensitivity to the needs of our diverse client base.

Posted 04/29/21