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Employment Opportunities in the Micro Enterprise Sector

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California Farmlink is hiring a Senior Program Associate, Land Access and Farm Business EducationLocation: Sacramento, CA.

Join the California FarmLink team to support the prosperity of California farmers and ranchers, ensure equitable access to economic opportunity, and support environmental stewardship and vibrant local food systems. This position plays a key role in supporting the educational activities of FarmLink’s Land Access and Farm Business Education Program (LAFBE). This is a non-exempt fulltime position at 40 hours per week.

Posted 10/06/2022


California Capital Financial Development is hiring a Business Development OfficerLocation: Sacramento, CA.

Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, the Business Development Officer will be responsible for cultivating new loan applications from inquiry to completion to generate a pipeline of loan ready applicants for California Capital’s Direct Lending programs. The goals of this position are meeting loan origination targets and enhancing conversion rates from loan inquiries to completed loan application packages. To be successful in this role, The Business Development Officer must maintain current knowledge about California Capital’s loan products, be able to identify qualified borrowers based on specific program criteria, and be able to assess business and financial needs of small businesses and provide technical assistance that will result in the applicant being loan ready. This person will represent California Capital in meetings and events to communicate with stakeholders and small business clients about California Capital’s loan products, which will require travel in the Northern California region.

Posted 10/06/2022


Prospera Community Development is hiring an Entrepreneur Success Coordinator Bilingual: Spanish/English. Location: Oakland, CA.

The Entrepreneur Success Coordinator is a passionate, hands-on, bilingual (Spanish/English), and culturally competent team player with outreach and business development expertise. In close collaboration with programs staff, this position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of Prospera’s core programs and supporting participant advancement, from recruitment to community engagement to training to business launch, incubation and growth. The ideal candidate is flexible – able to work weekends and evenings to be responsive to our clients’ schedules – and demonstrates high capacity for self-management as well as team collaboration. The ideal candidate also has a basic understanding of cooperative principles and is willing to engage in professional development to advance skills and competency in this field. This position offers ample opportunity for leadership and advancement.

Posted 9/23/2022


CIELO is hiring a Deputy DirectorLocation: Huntington Beach, CA.

The Deputy Director will lead CIELO’s operations, and guide the organization to operate more effectively and successfully through its next phase of growth. The Deputy Director will join the Executive Director on the leadership team, and support the ED with programs, administration and strategy. The Deputy Director will be a seasoned leader with a track record of leading organizational growth through operations, programs, and people.

Posted 9/14/2022


CIELO is hiring a Director, Childcare Business Incubator. Location: Huntington Beach, CA.

The Director will lead CIELO’s childcare business incubator by expanding on the success of a pilot program launched in the summer of 2022. In collaboration with the Executive Director, staff, and strategic partners, the Director will create a vision for the incubator, develop a strategic plan, and coordinate the implementation. This position will also be responsible for program management, logistics, and evaluation, along with ambassadorship of the initiative externally.

Posted 9/14/2022


CIELO is hiring a Development and Communications Coordinator. Location: Huntington Beach, CA.

The Development and Communications coordinator will support CIELO’s growing programs and impact through marketing and fundraising. This position will work closely with all staff at CIELO, to coordinate and ensure the completion of all tasks related to communications and development.

Posted 9/14/2022


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

As part of the Capitalization Team, the Grants Officer will report directly to, and work closely with, the Chief Development Officer (CDO). The Grants Officer will manage the entirety of WS’ institutional grants cycle from inquiry through compliance. This includes managing WS’ grants calendar, tracking and communicating deadlines, and writing narrative for all letters of inquiry, proposals, and reports. The Grants Officer will be an exceptional writer who can refresh and expand existing narrative to support WS’ fundraising case, particularly in the context of WS’ recent expansion to a 19-county regional footprint and plans to scale deployment significantly over the next 24 months. This person will be an analytical thinker who can connect the dots of WS’ accomplishments to funder objectives. The Grants Officer will demonstrate superior attention to detail, especially with CRM data entry, have confidence managing multiple projects and deadlines, and be a strong communicator with internal and external stakeholders to ensure that WS’ goals and deliverables are communicated in a compelling, timely manner

Posted 9/14/2022


Working Solutions is hiring a Business Development Officer. Location: Remote.

The Business Development Officer (BD) will be responsible for generating a pipeline of prospective clients by: (1) building referral relationships with banking and other financial institutions across WS’ 19-county footprint; 2) working in conjunction with the WS Communications Team to harness digital outreach tools that will increase lead generation and conversion rates; and (3) within the first 12 months, cultivating partnerships in the South Bay— with an initial focus on Santa Clara, Monterey, San Benito, and Stanislaus counties—to increase visibility and generate leads. This person must be a stellar presenter and partnership manager with outstanding verbal and written communication skills who is comfortable with in-person, boots-on-the-ground outreach. The BD will be a change agent who is passionate about reaching financially marginalized communities with WS products.

Posted 9/14/2022


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

The Chief Lending Officer (CLO) is the newest member of the Executive Team and will participate in strategic and organizational planning to meet mission and impact goals. The CLO will lead the Lending Team and is responsible for continued process improvements to support ongoing scale and new product development in response to continued market needs. The Lending Team packages, underwrites, negotiates, and coordinates the closing of loans and guarantees, and comprises a Director of Lending, who will report to the CLO, and the Lending Officers and Associates who report to the Director of Lending. All WS teams work collaboratively, and as such the Lending Team works closely with other teams including Finance (Accounting, Operations, Portfolio Management), Consulting (Pre-and Post-Loan), and Capitalization (Communications, Development, and Grants Management)

Posted 9/14/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a EPCDC Loan Officer. Location: Watsonville, CA.

El Pajaro Community Development Corporation seeks a Loan Officer to support the growth of the loan program. The purpose of this position is to provide the highest level of client facing service to EPCDCs target market in an effort to connect entrepreneurs with the capital they need to succeed. This position reports to the Loan Program Director and performs a broad variety of tasks including, but not limited to, marketing, origination, technical assistance to borrowers, loan servicing and maintaining records. Underwriting experience is required; however the candidate will receive additional training on the job. The Loan Officer will be part of the team responsible for the growth of the Microloan and small Business Loan portfolio, which consists of loans ranging from $5000-$50,000. This loan program aims to complement our existing technical assistance, incubation and market access initiatives. This position is idea for a candidate who wants to be involved with the launch of this exciting expansion of services. We anticipate the successful growth of this program and the opportunity for upward mobility within the organization

Posted 8/23/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a EPCDC Jr Loan Officer. Location: Watsonville, CA.

El Pajaro Community Development Corporation seeks a Junior Loan Officer to support the growth of the Micro lending program. This position provides the highest level of client-facing services to EPCDCs target market to connect entrepreneurs with the capital they need to succeed. This potion reports to the Loan Program Director and performs a broad variety of tasks including, but no limited to, marketing, loan origination, and technical assistance to borrowers, loan servicing and maintaining records. The JLO will coordinate and contribute to the growth of the microloan portfolio, with loans ranging from $5,000-$50,000. This micro lending program complements our existing technical assistance, incubation and market access initiatives. The Junior Loan Officer must have background in business, banking or a related field. This person will receive in-house training in micro lending. This position is idea for a candidate who wants to be involved with the launch of this exciting expansion of services. We anticipate the successful growth of this program and the opportunity for upward mobility within the organization.

Posted 8/23/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a EPCDC Loan Program Director. Location: Watsonville, CA.

El Pájaro Community Development Corporation seeks a Loan Program Director with a small business lending background and underwriting experience to lead our Lending Department. The purpose of this position is to provide the highest level of project management, fund development and administrative support to the Loan Program. This position performs a broad variety of tasks including, but not limited to, managing the loan process; 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 fund. The Lending Director will be responsible for the leadership, development and implementation of Microlending, Small Business Lending and Affinity Group 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.

Posted 8/23/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a Women’s Business Center Program Manager. Location: Watsonville, CA.

The Women’s Business Center Program Manager is a key member of the EPCDC Management Team and is integral to the success of the organization. The WBC Manager will prioritize the programmatic and organizational goals and objectives of the agency with a special focus on the Women’s Business Center aspect of our work. The WBC Manager will report to the ED and will provide dotted line supervision to department and program staff. The WBCPM will be responsible for ensuring employees are supported, trained and evaluated in their respective roles. Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the WBCPM will serve as the primary interface with public agencies, governmental offices, small business/economic development providers, sponsors and contract holders. She will ensure that clients get the assistance they need and that the programs are offered in culturally competent, accessible, supportive ways and that they provide guidance to the underserved members of the community. In order to achieve this result, the position requires the applicant to be at the office and/or out in the community in the Tri-County region, engaging with the community we serve. This will include attending social events and meetings in the evenings

Posted 8/10/2022


Southwestern College is hiring a Regional Director. Location: Chula Vista, CA

Under administrative direction of the dean or designee, plans, organizes, oversees, coordinates, reviews, provides leadership, and personally performs difficult and complex professional work related to the activities of the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), including developing and managing strategic partnerships, securing program funding from state, federal, private, and corporate partners, developing policies and guidelines that comply with all PTAC and federal laws, regulations, requirements, and audit standards; provides highly responsible and complex professional assistance in areas assigned; and performs related work as required.

Posted 7/28/2022


Southwestern College is hiring a Director, Small Business Development Center. Location: Chula Vista, CA.

Under administrative direction, plans, organizes, oversees, coordinates, reviews, and personally performs difficult and complex professional work related to the activities of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), including grant management, strategic planning, and developing programs to meet specific technical assistance and training needs of the small business community; provides highly responsible and complex professional assistance in areas assigned; and performs related work as required. Receives administrative direction from the Regional Director, Small Business Development Center Network. Exercises direct and general supervision over professional, technical, and administrative support staff.

Posted 7/28/2022


NCRC is hiring a CDF Underwriting & Loan Service Specialist. Location: Washington, DC.

As a new member of the core leadership team, the Chief Business Development Officer will work to identify and lead initiatives for the organization’s growth/brand, including new revenue verticals, strategic partnerships to increase lead generation and geographic expansion, and will oversee the organization’s business development team, while working closely with marketing team. This position reports to the CEO.

Posted 7/28/2022


Accessity is hiring a Chief Business Development Officer. Location: Southern California.

As a new member of the core leadership team, the Chief Business Development Officer will work to identify and lead initiatives for the organization’s growth/brand, including new revenue verticals, strategic partnerships to increase lead generation and geographic expansion, and will oversee the organization’s business development team, while working closely with marketing team. This position reports to the CEO.

Posted 7/21/2022


California Capital Financial Development is hiring a Business Development OfficerLocation: Sacramento, CA.

Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, the Business Development Officer will be responsible for cultivating new loan applications from inquiry to completion to generate a pipeline of loan ready applicants for California Capital’s Direct Lending programs. The goals of this position are meeting loan origination targets and enhancing conversion rates from loan inquiries to completed loan application packages. To be successful in this role, The Business Development Officer must maintain current knowledge about California Capital’s loan products, be able to identify qualified borrowers based on specific program criteria, and be able to assess business and financial needs of small businesses and provide technical assistance that will result in the applicant being loan ready. This person will represent California Capital in meetings and events to communicate with stakeholders and small business clients about California Capital’s loan products, which will require travel in the Northern California region.

Posted 10/06/2022


Prospera Community Development is hiring an Entrepreneur Success Coordinator Bilingual: Spanish/English. Location: Oakland, CA.

The Entrepreneur Success Coordinator is a passionate, hands-on, bilingual (Spanish/English), and culturally competent team player with outreach and business development expertise. In close collaboration with programs staff, this position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of Prospera’s core programs and supporting participant advancement, from recruitment to community engagement to training to business launch, incubation and growth. The ideal candidate is flexible – able to work weekends and evenings to be responsive to our clients’ schedules – and demonstrates high capacity for self-management as well as team collaboration. The ideal candidate also has a basic understanding of cooperative principles and is willing to engage in professional development to advance skills and competency in this field. This position offers ample opportunity for leadership and advancement.

Posted 9/23/2022


CIELO is hiring a Deputy DirectorLocation: Huntington Beach, CA.

The Deputy Director will lead CIELO’s operations, and guide the organization to operate more effectively and successfully through its next phase of growth. The Deputy Director will join the Executive Director on the leadership team, and support the ED with programs, administration and strategy. The Deputy Director will be a seasoned leader with a track record of leading organizational growth through operations, programs, and people.

Posted 9/14/2022


CIELO is hiring a Director, Childcare Business Incubator. Location: Huntington Beach, CA.

The Director will lead CIELO’s childcare business incubator by expanding on the success of a pilot program launched in the summer of 2022. In collaboration with the Executive Director, staff, and strategic partners, the Director will create a vision for the incubator, develop a strategic plan, and coordinate the implementation. This position will also be responsible for program management, logistics, and evaluation, along with ambassadorship of the initiative externally.

Posted 9/14/2022


CIELO is hiring a Development and Communications Coordinator. Location: Huntington Beach, CA.

The Development and Communications coordinator will support CIELO’s growing programs and impact through marketing and fundraising. This position will work closely with all staff at CIELO, to coordinate and ensure the completion of all tasks related to communications and development.

Posted 9/14/2022


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

As part of the Capitalization Team, the Grants Officer will report directly to, and work closely with, the Chief Development Officer (CDO). The Grants Officer will manage the entirety of WS’ institutional grants cycle from inquiry through compliance. This includes managing WS’ grants calendar, tracking and communicating deadlines, and writing narrative for all letters of inquiry, proposals, and reports. The Grants Officer will be an exceptional writer who can refresh and expand existing narrative to support WS’ fundraising case, particularly in the context of WS’ recent expansion to a 19-county regional footprint and plans to scale deployment significantly over the next 24 months. This person will be an analytical thinker who can connect the dots of WS’ accomplishments to funder objectives. The Grants Officer will demonstrate superior attention to detail, especially with CRM data entry, have confidence managing multiple projects and deadlines, and be a strong communicator with internal and external stakeholders to ensure that WS’ goals and deliverables are communicated in a compelling, timely manner

Posted 9/14/2022


Working Solutions is hiring a Business Development Officer. Location: Remote.

The Business Development Officer (BD) will be responsible for generating a pipeline of prospective clients by: (1) building referral relationships with banking and other financial institutions across WS’ 19-county footprint; 2) working in conjunction with the WS Communications Team to harness digital outreach tools that will increase lead generation and conversion rates; and (3) within the first 12 months, cultivating partnerships in the South Bay— with an initial focus on Santa Clara, Monterey, San Benito, and Stanislaus counties—to increase visibility and generate leads. This person must be a stellar presenter and partnership manager with outstanding verbal and written communication skills who is comfortable with in-person, boots-on-the-ground outreach. The BD will be a change agent who is passionate about reaching financially marginalized communities with WS products.

Posted 9/14/2022


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

The Chief Lending Officer (CLO) is the newest member of the Executive Team and will participate in strategic and organizational planning to meet mission and impact goals. The CLO will lead the Lending Team and is responsible for continued process improvements to support ongoing scale and new product development in response to continued market needs. The Lending Team packages, underwrites, negotiates, and coordinates the closing of loans and guarantees, and comprises a Director of Lending, who will report to the CLO, and the Lending Officers and Associates who report to the Director of Lending. All WS teams work collaboratively, and as such the Lending Team works closely with other teams including Finance (Accounting, Operations, Portfolio Management), Consulting (Pre-and Post-Loan), and Capitalization (Communications, Development, and Grants Management)

Posted 9/14/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a EPCDC Loan Officer. Location: Watsonville, CA.

El Pajaro Community Development Corporation seeks a Loan Officer to support the growth of the loan program. The purpose of this position is to provide the highest level of client facing service to EPCDCs target market in an effort to connect entrepreneurs with the capital they need to succeed. This position reports to the Loan Program Director and performs a broad variety of tasks including, but not limited to, marketing, origination, technical assistance to borrowers, loan servicing and maintaining records. Underwriting experience is required; however the candidate will receive additional training on the job. The Loan Officer will be part of the team responsible for the growth of the Microloan and small Business Loan portfolio, which consists of loans ranging from $5000-$50,000. This loan program aims to complement our existing technical assistance, incubation and market access initiatives. This position is idea for a candidate who wants to be involved with the launch of this exciting expansion of services. We anticipate the successful growth of this program and the opportunity for upward mobility within the organization

Posted 8/23/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a EPCDC Jr Loan Officer. Location: Watsonville, CA.

El Pajaro Community Development Corporation seeks a Junior Loan Officer to support the growth of the Micro lending program. This position provides the highest level of client-facing services to EPCDCs target market to connect entrepreneurs with the capital they need to succeed. This potion reports to the Loan Program Director and performs a broad variety of tasks including, but no limited to, marketing, loan origination, and technical assistance to borrowers, loan servicing and maintaining records. The JLO will coordinate and contribute to the growth of the microloan portfolio, with loans ranging from $5,000-$50,000. This micro lending program complements our existing technical assistance, incubation and market access initiatives. The Junior Loan Officer must have background in business, banking or a related field. This person will receive in-house training in micro lending. This position is idea for a candidate who wants to be involved with the launch of this exciting expansion of services. We anticipate the successful growth of this program and the opportunity for upward mobility within the organization.

Posted 8/23/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a EPCDC Loan Program Director. Location: Watsonville, CA.

El Pájaro Community Development Corporation seeks a Loan Program Director with a small business lending background and underwriting experience to lead our Lending Department. The purpose of this position is to provide the highest level of project management, fund development and administrative support to the Loan Program. This position performs a broad variety of tasks including, but not limited to, managing the loan process; 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 fund. The Lending Director will be responsible for the leadership, development and implementation of Microlending, Small Business Lending and Affinity Group 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.

Posted 8/23/2022


El Pajaro CDC is hiring a Women’s Business Center Program Manager. Location: Watsonville, CA.

The Women’s Business Center Program Manager is a key member of the EPCDC Management Team and is integral to the success of the organization. The WBC Manager will prioritize the programmatic and organizational goals and objectives of the agency with a special focus on the Women’s Business Center aspect of our work. The WBC Manager will report to the ED and will provide dotted line supervision to department and program staff. The WBCPM will be responsible for ensuring employees are supported, trained and evaluated in their respective roles. Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the WBCPM will serve as the primary interface with public agencies, governmental offices, small business/economic development providers, sponsors and contract holders. She will ensure that clients get the assistance they need and that the programs are offered in culturally competent, accessible, supportive ways and that they provide guidance to the underserved members of the community. In order to achieve this result, the position requires the applicant to be at the office and/or out in the community in the Tri-County region, engaging with the community we serve. This will include attending social events and meetings in the evenings

Posted 8/10/2022


Southwestern College is hiring a Regional Director. Location: Chula Vista, CA

Under administrative direction of the dean or designee, plans, organizes, oversees, coordinates, reviews, provides leadership, and personally performs difficult and complex professional work related to the activities of the Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), including developing and managing strategic partnerships, securing program funding from state, federal, private, and corporate partners, developing policies and guidelines that comply with all PTAC and federal laws, regulations, requirements, and audit standards; provides highly responsible and complex professional assistance in areas assigned; and performs related work as required.

Posted 7/28/2022


Southwestern College is hiring a Director, Small Business Development Center. Location: Chula Vista, CA.

Under administrative direction, plans, organizes, oversees, coordinates, reviews, and personally performs difficult and complex professional work related to the activities of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), including grant management, strategic planning, and developing programs to meet specific technical assistance and training needs of the small business community; provides highly responsible and complex professional assistance in areas assigned; and performs related work as required. Receives administrative direction from the Regional Director, Small Business Development Center Network. Exercises direct and general supervision over professional, technical, and administrative support staff.

Posted 7/28/2022


NCRC is hiring a CDF Underwriting & Loan Service Specialist. Location: Washington, DC.

As a new member of the core leadership team, the Chief Business Development Officer will work to identify and lead initiatives for the organization’s growth/brand, including new revenue verticals, strategic partnerships to increase lead generation and geographic expansion, and will oversee the organization’s business development team, while working closely with marketing team. This position reports to the CEO.

Posted 7/28/2022


Accessity is hiring a Chief Business Development Officer. Location: Southern California.

As a new member of the core leadership team, the Chief Business Development Officer will work to identify and lead initiatives for the organization’s growth/brand, including new revenue verticals, strategic partnerships to increase lead generation and geographic expansion, and will oversee the organization’s business development team, while working closely with marketing team. This position reports to the CEO.

Posted 7/21/2022