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: Andrew Seko. Job postings will be considered filled after 90 days, unless otherwise notified.
AEO is hiring a TILT Forward Network Director. Location: Washington, DC.
The TILT Forward Network represents a subset of AEO members that are committed to innovation and seek access to capital, product and marketing solutions to solve for the capital gap to Main Street. The Director is part of the core team responsible for the launch and growth of the next phase of AEO’s TILT Forward Initiative. The Network Director will ensure successful implementation of TILT Forward solutions and satisfaction among TILT Forward Network participants. The TILT Forward Network Director reports to the SVP of New Initiatives at AEO and will work closely with AEO’s membership, marketing and operations teams.
AEO is hiring a Vice President of Strategic Engagement and Communications. Location: Washington, DC.
The Vice President of Strategic Engagement and Communications is responsible for multidimensional strategies to shape AEO’s brand and reputation, engage key audiences, build strategic partnerships, create high-impact content, and increase member engagement. S/he initiates, directs, and implements a comprehensive range of activities that strengthen the work of AEO and its members and partners. Reporting to the President and CEO, the VP is positive, creative and nimble as well as a collaborative problem-solver and team-builder.
Working Solutions is hiring a Development Associate. Location: San Francisco, CA.
The Development Associate reports to the Chief Development Officer and will provide support to both the CDO and the CEO. This position requires a combination of exceptional written and oral communication skills, flexibility, innovative problem-solving, and an eagerness to provide current and prospective donors with outstanding customer service. The Development Associate communicates and collaborates effectively within the organization and across teams.
Application deadline: January 6, 2017
Opening Doors is hiring a Prosperity Project Director. Location: Sacramento, CA.
The Prosperity Project Director oversees the operation of a growing program that is dedicated to assisting refugees, immigrants and other underserved Sacramento area residents to increase their self-sufficiency through microenterprise development and increased financial capability. The Prosperity Project Director is responsible for increasing the volume of microloans deployed to qualified borrowers; building program capacity by overseeing the development of a more robust training and technical assistance program, better utilizing technology, creating strong working partnerships with financial and community based organizations, and by fundraising.
The City of Auburn is hiring an Economic Development Consultant. Location: Auburn, CA.
The City will select one or more Economic Development Consultants to serve as the Economic Development Coordinator and assist the City in promoting, developing, encouraging and assisting economic development in the City of Auburn. Selection of a responder to be included on the City’s list of qualified Economic Development Consultants does not guarantee that a Consultant will necessary be selected to provide services to the City.
Primary duties include, but are not limited to, promoting the business and economic development interests within the community of the City of Auburn. The Economic Development Coordinator will include working with all noted City departments in providing guidance to individuals and companies to help establish, relocate and expand businesses within the community of the City of Auburn. The Economic Development Coordinator will provide assistance in the planning and coordination of community development projects, assisting business and residential applicants with local and State permitting processes and providing research for City sponsored projects. The Economic Development Coordinator will focus on the geographical area of the City of Auburn and parts of Placer County. Significant automobile travel will be required.
Accion San Diego is hiring a Client Experience Manager. Location: San Diego, CA.
The Client Experience Manager is a full time position managing the quality of the overall front-end experience for potential clients, referral partners and staff. The Client Experience Manager reports to the Chief Strategy Officer and is responsible for ensuring an efficient application intake process and monitoring application conversion rates and time between stages to meet the organization’s production goals.