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 Daniela Fernandez-Ulen. Job postings will be considered filled after 90 days unless otherwise notified.
ICA Fund Good Jobs is hiring an Accelerator Associate. Location: Oakland, CA.
ICA Fund Good Jobs is seeking an Accelerator Associate to drive the growth of our accelerator pipeline across the Bay Area region. This role is highly visible and involves connecting with high potential small businesses where they are. In addition, this role facilitates pre-accelerator offerings and plays a critical support role in general accelerator operations and events.
ICA Fund Good Jobs is hiring an Accelerator Manager. Location: Oakland, CA.
ICA Fund Good Jobs is seeking an Accelerator Manager to lead cohorts of diverse, high-potential entrepreneurs to lead, grow and access capital for their scaling businesses. This role is responsible for selecting and managing accelerator participants, managing relationships with key accelerator partners, creating and refining cohort-specific curriculum and meeting program goals and impact metrics.
NorCal SBDC is hiring a Financial & Grant Analyst. Location: Arcata, CA.
Under the general supervision of the Regional Director, this position is responsible for the independent performance of varied specialized administrative and analytical duties as an office administrator, the ability to provide direction in the coordination of large multi-office projects related to Accounting, Grant Management, and Human Resources across campus entities, as well as regional offices throughout the 36 county region. This position will be responsible for the day to day operations of the SBDC Regional Lead Office, and the supervision of an Administrative Assistant, and the student interns.
Uptima Business Bootcamp is hiring a Marketing & Outreach Coordinator. Location: Oakland/San Francisco, CA.
Uptima seeks a Marketing & Outreach Coordinator who shares our vision, values, and commitment to creating a thriving ecosystem of businesses and business leaders in the Bay Area. At Uptima, you will perform within an innovative culture that’s focused on transformational change in how we do business. You will leverage your skills across our marketing and outreach activities to increase our community impact and help grow our business.
CalSavers is hiring a Bilingual Institutional Relationship Manager. Location: San Francisco, CA.
The Institutional Relationship Manager will be responsible for engaging with employers throughout the state in order to educate them on the CalSavers Retirement Savings Program (SSRP) Plan and help them register for and facilitate the program. Working through the employers, the Institutional Relationship Manager will also help employees understand the importance of saving for retirement and the benefits of the CalSavers Retirement Savings Program. The position will be home-based in CA; however, occasional evening and weekend (including overnight) travel throughout the designated region is required. Bilingual Mandarin Chinese is required.
Alameda County SBDC is hiring a Program Director. Location: Newark, CA.
The Director of the Alameda County Small Business Development Center is a member of the leadership team for the Career Center and is responsible for providing direction, leadership, and technical support to successfully operate the SBDC program and related services and resources for businesses and entrepreneurs. The SBDC is categorically funded and follows contractual performance requirements. The SBDC program director plans, organizes, and coordinates the activities of small business development throughout Alameda County. The incumbent will assist in the development of organizational policies and procedures, goals and objectives, and strategic planning. The program director manages internal and external contracting functions, directs program operations, and coordinates budget planning.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Program Coordinator. Location: Santa Barbara, CA.
The Program Coordinator is an organized and relatable individual who coordinates programs in order to offer WEV clients a broad continuum of business services. This position is an active member of the program team, focusing on enrollment and participating in collaborative planning processes to deliver impactful programs and services to WEV and its Women’s Business Center (WBC) clientele.
Schwab Bank is hiring a Loan Portfolio Manager for its Community Development Group. Location: San Francisco, CA.
The Portfolio Manager supports all members of the Community Development Group (CDG) meet Charles Schwab Bank’s Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) obligation. CDG supports programs that help meet the lending, investment and service needs of all our communities, including low- and moderate-income (LMI) neighborhoods. We recognize that serving our communities through sound lending and good business practices benefits both the communities and the Banks themselves.
CDG is responsible for creating a CRA strategy; and, developing, implementing and coordinating the Bank’s CRA/community development program. The Manager is specifically responsible for portfolio management and reporting, financial and transaction analysis and due diligence, loan and investment management, data reporting, and operations.
California FarmLink is hiring a Credit Analyst. Location: Aptos, CA.
Join California FarmLink’s lending team to support California farmers and vibrant local food systems. The individual in this position will play a key role in the expansion of FarmLink’s agricultural lending as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), nationally unique in its focus on supporting the land and capital needs of next generation farmers. The Credit Analyst is responsible for performing complete credit analysis to assist lenders in the credit decision process. A key success factor in this position will be the effective assessment of business health, and the applicant’s willingness and ability to repay the loan.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Finance Director. Location: San Francisco, California.
Renaissance’s Finance Director plays a key leadership role in all financial administration matters within the organization. Essential duties and responsibilities include financial leadership, financial management and analysis, and overseeing the organization’s financial administration and treasury activities.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Director of Development and Communications. Location: San Francisco, California.
Renaissance seeks an entrepreneurial Development and Communications Director to join our passionate team and work in all aspects of fund development. The ideal candidate possesses a commitment to our mission, an exceptional level of personal responsibility, and is adept at both conveying our message persuasively to capture financial resources while managing back-office processes to ensure a strong and responsive development department. The Development and Communications Director is responsible for directing and implementing all fundraising activities to secure and grow our organizational budget (currently $3.7M). They are a member of our leadership team and work closely with Renaissance’s CEO and board of directors. Renaissance receives major funding from government, corporate, foundation and individual sources; this colleague will manage and grow these resources while building a more robust individual and major gifts program.
Feed The Hunger is hiring a Loan Officer. Location: California’s Central Valley.
The loan officer underwrites and efficiently processes small business loan requests from a wide range of businesses from startups to established businesses preparing for expansion; works closely with staff in the field to meet loan and portfolio management metrics, and lending department objectives related to impact, portfolio quality, and strong team dynamic.
Greenlining Institute is hiring a President & CEO. Location: Oakland, CA.
The Greenlining Institute seeks a courageous, strategic, collaborative, and visionary leader to build on its legacy of advancing economic opportunity and empowering people of color; ensure consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives; and position the organization for strategic growth while embodying an unrelenting focus on equity.
Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Credit Analyst. 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 Credit Analyst. As a mission-driven lender, we have invested in small businesses across the state of California to help them strengthen and grow their practices. You’ll work with our team to underwrite and monitor the organization’s growing portfolio of loans for California small businesses.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Thrive Program Coordinator. Location: Santa Barbara, CA.
The Thrive Program Coordinator is an organized and innovative individual who assists with coordination, planning, and implementation of WEV’s Thrive program which helps Thrive clients stabilize and grow their businesses. This position is an active member of the program team, focusing on strengthening programs through program marketing and outreach, managing volunteer support, client enrollment and onboarding, and event coordination. Our Program Coordinator develops strong customer relationships and provides our clients with a valuable and supportive experience. This position also supports additional projects as needed.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Business Advisor for the Thrive Program. Location: Santa Barbara/Ventura, CA.
Our Business Advisors work 1:1 with clients to analyze business processes and outcomes, review process efficiency and adequacy and recommend options for improving our clients’ business performance and profits. Business Advisors also discuss project progress with clients. The Business Advisor’s job is not to make decisions or solve problems for clients but to coach and 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.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Marketing Specialist. Location: Santa Barbara/Ventura, 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 full-time Marketing Specialist based in either WEV’s Santa Barbara or Ventura office. The Marketing Specialist position requires a capable, energetic, detail-oriented individual who is highly collaborative and can work with a variety of team members to effectively publicize and promote WEV’s programs, services, and benefits to the communities we serve.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Director of Development. Location: Santa Barbara, CA.
The Director of Development will provide strategic leadership in the creation and implementation of a comprehensive fundraising plan that reflects a diverse portfolio including an individual donor program, annual appeals, corporate sponsorship, special events and major gifts. The Director of Development will create the vision for fundraising growth and ensure implementation of a multi-year development plan that supports and aligns with the vision for growth and overall strategic plan. The director supervises a Development Coordinator and a Development Assistant. The director also works closely with the Grants team to accomplish annual grant goals and objectives.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Development Coordinator. Location: San Francisco, CA.
Renaissance is seeking a Development Coordinator to join our passionate Development Team, providing administrative support and engaging in all aspects of fundraising. The ideal candidate will be a communicative team player who enjoys data/impact-driven work. They will strive to maintain and strengthen a diverse funding base. Renaissance’s current organizational budget of $3.6M is comprised of funding from government, corporate, foundation and individual sources; the Development Coordinator will support the maintenance of these funds and relationships.
NorCal SBDC is hiring a Client Process Manager. Location: Eureka, CA.
The Manager of Client Process and Call Center will be responsible for planning, implementing, and managing a new region-wide Call Center. The Norcal SBDC is part of Humboldt State University’s Sponsored Programs Foundation. The program serves the business community in 36 northern counties of California with non-credit education and consulting.
AnewAmerica is hiring a Women’s Business Center Director. Location: San Jose, CA.
The AnewAmerica Women’s Business Center (WBC) Director, San Jose plans and organizes a comprehensive array of business counseling services, public training and education programs, and business support services to meet the needs of business owners, start-ups, and nascent women entrepreneurs. The WBC focuses on providing these services to women, communities that are socially and economically disadvantaged, and to other business owners who seek support. The position reports to the Director or Programming.
AnewAmerica is hiring a Director of Finance. Location: Oakland, CA.
The Director of Finance oversees AnewAmerica’s financial operations of the organization. The position works with and reports to the CEO. The Director of Finance is a key hands-on position leading AnewAmerica’s accounting department and supervises the organization’s in-house bookkeeping personnel.