Employment Opportunities in the Micro Enterprise Sector
To submit a job announcement for a micro enterprise industry position, please send a link or a Word document to: Andrew Cole. Job postings will be considered filled after 90 days, unless otherwise noted.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Loan Officer (Bilingual). Location: Santa Barbara, California.
Serves WEV’s Spanish-speaking business clients throughout Ventura County by working closely with the program team to establish and grow WEV’s lending program. Evaluates potential borrowers for suitability and eligibility, ensures clients have resources to complete loan applications. Cultivates and maintains positive relations with the public, the press, and target communities. Maintains confidentiality of all privileged information.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Bilingual Program Assistant. Location: Santa Barbara, California.
Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV) seeks to hire a full-time, bilingual Program Assistant to work in the Santa Barbara office, beginning January 6, 2014. WEV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
An enthusiastic, detail-oriented and thorough individual supports all programs and acts as WEV’s first point of contact for potential clients and office inquiries. The Program Assistant handles all program data entry and ensures that WEV meets its reporting requirements with accuracy. The Program Assistant will support bilingual training activities and events. This position is also responsible for agency front office administration.
Opportunity Fund is hiring a Grant Writer/Officer. Location: San Jose, California.
Opportunity Fund is seeking a highly qualified, highly motivated Grant Writer/Officer to be responsible for securing revenue from foundation, corporate, and government sources. Under the general direction of the Major Gifts Director, the Grant Writer/Officer will manage, write, and submit grant proposals and reports and will conduct other cultivation and solicitation activities as required for institutional donors. The Grant Writer/Officer will ensure timely and accurate maintenance of all foundation and corporate gifts and government funding, including tracking donor information, solicitation, and recognition activities. The Grant Writer/Officer will also be responsible for tracking pledges, payments, reporting, and timely acknowledgement.
AnewAmerica is hiring an Office and Program Coordinator. Location: Berkeley, California.
AnewAmerica provides training and technical assistance to targeted communities for economic and social empowerment through a focus on entrepreneurship, asset building and social responsibility.
Opportunity Fund is hiring an Executive Assistant. Location: San Francisco, California.
The Executive Assistant will perform a variety of administrative and office administration functions to support the CEO, the Board of Directors and staff in a variety of administrative details. Based in Opportunity Fund’s San Francisco Office, the Executive Assistant will serve as personal assistant to the CEO, including arranging his meetings, conference calls, and travel. The Executive Assistant will also organize and coordinate office operations and procedures in Opportunity Fund’s San Francisco office in order to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency.
Women’s Action to Gain Economic Security (WAGES) is hiring a Director of Fund Development. Location: Oakland, California.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Fund Development leads all fundraising activities to cover our annual budget of $1.4 million from foundations, corporations, individuals and new potential sources such as Program Related Investments. The DOFD is responsible for building and maintaining a dynamic communications program and periodic events to enhance WAGES’ visibility, support our relationships with donors and the general public, and strengthen our presence online and in the media. The DOFD supervises development and communications, staff, interns, volunteers, and consultants.
Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California is hiring a Business Development Consultant. Location: Inland Southern California.
The Microenterprise Collaborative of Inland Southern California (MECISC) is a network of micro business development practitioners and supporters. Our mission is to grow a healthy, vibrant, thriving environment for all entrepreneurs and start-up businesses by advancing the work of our member network. We are looking for a committed, creative, and well organized independent contracted consultant with deep connections to the California small business community and knowledge of small business development issues, resources and practices.
California Reinvestment Coalition is hiring an Office and Marketing Manager. Location: San Francisco, CA.
The California Reinvestment Coalition (CRC) is a statewide organization with 300 nonprofit organization members whose goal is to expand access to fair financial products, and fight predatory lending. CRC is a small, dynamic organization offering opportunities to grow professionally, and your position is integral and important. People of color and women are encouraged to apply. Application deadline in September 27, 2013.
Small Business Majority is hiring a Development Director. Location: San Francisco, CA.
We here at Small Business Majority continue to grow. We are looking for a
- Development Director (SF, NYC, or DC)
To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Development Director. Location: San Francisco, CA.
Renaissance seeks an entrepreneurial Development Director to join our dynamic team and work in all aspects of fund development. The ideal candidate possesses a passion for our mission, an exceptional level of personal responsibility and creative strategic instincts, and is equally adept at managing back-office processes and conveying our message persuasively to capture financial resources. The Development Director is responsible for directing and implementing all fundraising activities to strengthen a diverse funding base and grow our organizational budget (currently $3.8M). The Development Director is a member of our senior management team and works closely with Renaissance’s CEO and board of directors. Renaissance receives major funding from government, corporate, foundation and individual sources; the Development Director will manage and grow these resources while building a more robust individual and major gifts program.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a SoMa Stabilization Community Outreach Coordinator. Location: San Francisco, CA.
Launching a new two-year SoMa Stabilization Project, Renaissance seeks a part time Community Outreach Coordinator to be a community liaison between non-profits, small businesses, and residents in San Francisco’s South of Market (SoMa) neighborhood. Candidate must be familiar with SoMa neighborhood issues, including residential and business community challenges, with experience in small business and/or direct service nonprofit organization. The ideal candidate is highly-organized, self-directed and passionate about community development and thrives working with a diverse group of people in a fast-paced environment. This part-time (1/3 time), non-exempt position also requires the ability to participate in community meetings and external events.
Renaissance Bayview is hiring a Business Development Consultant. Location: San Francisco, CA.
Renaissance Bayview seeks a consultant to support our team in creating, implementing and managing events, activities and support services that will help strengthen existing businesses and attract new businesses to Bayview Hunters Point and Visitation Valley communities. These activities will integrate with other services provided to the community through our Renaissance Bayview site. The ideal candidate will have a background in community and/or economic development or a closely related field and extensive experience in small business development, including business assessment, finance, marketing & management. The Business Development Specialist must be able to work on multiple projects with multiple clients simultaneously. In addition s/he must be self-directed, highly organized and possess excellent communication skills.
Opportunity Fund is hiring a Database Project Manager. Location: San Jose, CA.
Opportunity Fund is seeking a qualified Database Project Manager to oversee and execute the successful migration of their fundraising database from CommonGround to Salesforce Nonprofit Starter Pack (NPSP). Key responsibilities include creating a detailed project plan, documenting business requirements, overseeing external implementation partner, training users, and building reports and dashboards. Qualified candidates will have demonstrated knowledge of Salesforce, knowledge of fundraising business processes, and ability to lead a data migration project from start to finish. This position reports to the Chief Development Officer and works closely with the Development team to achieve a successful migration.
AnewAmerica is hiring a Small Business Development Coach. Location: San Jose, CA.
The Small Business Development Coach works under the supervision of the Client Manager located in San Jose, California. Individual will provide consultative business support, and client management assistance to assigned microenterprise and small business clients currently in the AnewAmerica’s Business Incubation program. Territory covers Santa Clara County. This is not a commission paid position.
AnewAmerica is hiring a Client Management Business Coach. Location: Oakland, CA.
The Client Management Coach works under the supervision of the Market Manager located in Oakland, Ca. Individual will provide consultative business support, and client management assistance to assigned microenterprise and small business clients currently in the AnewAmerica’s Business Incubation program. Territory covers Alameda and Contra Costa County. This is not a commission paid position.
Opportunity Fund is hiring a Small Business Loan Consultant. Location: Santa Cruz, CA.
Opportunity Fund is seeking a qualified Small Business Loan Consultant that will generate qualified loan applications and meet or exceed monthly sales quotas for business loans up to $25,000. Qualified candidates will have demonstrated the ability to cover a specific geographic territory, establish a presence within a community to generate referrals, and source leads that meet Opportunity Fund’s lending criteria and mission. Opportunity Fund’s target market includes a wide spectrum of businesses, ranging from small, informal cash-based businesses with no credit and limited documentation to businesses with up to $250,000 in sales and 5-10 employees.