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.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Program Assistant. Location: Richmond, CA.
Renaissance seeks an energetic, detail-oriented Program Assistant to join our team; this position will be based out of Renaissance’s Richmond Center. Our ideal new colleague engages enthusiastically with clients and the public, takes ownership in the work that we do, appreciates the story that client data tells, and is passionate about economic opportunity and the impact of our work. They will be active in recruiting clients, marketing our programs, supporting our classes and events, tracking client services and keeping our office and incubator humming smoothly.
Opportunity Finance Network is hiring an Events Coordinator. Location: Washington, D.C.
The Events Coordinator will assist the EVP, Membership and the EVP, Knowledge Sharing in coordinating, planning, and executing OFN’s events. Specifically, this position coordinates and organizes event logistics to ensure successful Annual Conferences, Small Business Finance Forums, regional meetings, advocacy days, webinars, trainings, and other meetings and events as necessary.
Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Program Associate. Location: Oakland, CA.
We are seeking a Program Associate to join our team as part of our innovative small business services team. One of our key differentiators is our ability to collect and report data as well as success stories to funders, partners and clients. The primary responsibilities of the Program Associate are engaging with colleagues and leadership on Lending, Business Advising and Grants to analyze and manage qualitative and quantitative data needed for program success as well as supporting the CEO and Director of Finance and Operations.
Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Part-Time Business Advising Engagement Specialist. Location: Oakland, CA/remote.
We are seeking a part-time contractor to contribute to our innovative small business advising program. The Business Advising Program connects entrepreneurs with-expert level advisors to help them grow their businesses. We are looking for a talented individual to help grow and shape the future of this program with a keen eye on flawless execution. We combine technology and high touch; leveraging our advanced matching algorithm and SaaS platform along with personal interactions to achieve our mission and deliver on our promise to support entrepreneurs nationwide create good businesses and jobs.
CalSavers is hiring a Marketing & Outreach Analyst. Location: Sacramento, CA.
Reporting to the Director of Outreach and Marketing for the California Secure Choice Retirement Savings Investment Board (CSCRSIB), this position will serve as a marketing and outreach support analyst for the CalSavers program, and primary responsibility to assist in the implementation and maintenance of outreach and marketing strategies, plans, communication, collateral, and processes for the CalSavers Retirement Savings Program.
California Budget & Policy Center is hiring a Director of Strategic Communications. Location: Sacramento, CA.
The California Budget & Policy Center (Budget Center) seeks to hire a Director of Strategic Communications to oversee the organization’s efforts to connect with key audiences and stakeholders through digital/online tools, media relations, the strategic release of Budget Center reports and analyses, and other activities. As a member of the organization’s senior leadership team, the Director of Strategic Communications plays a key role in positioning the Budget Center for maximum reach and impact and in helping to advance public policy choices that can broaden prosperity in our state.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring Small Business Development Consultants. Locations: Oakland, San Leandro, Oakley/Brentwood, Pittsburg/Antioch, Richmond/San Pablo.
Renaissance seeks an Independent Small Business Development Consultant to provide consulting, training and information services in the region to start-up, small and medium-size businesses. Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization working to create sustainable economic development through small business ownership. At our offices and remote program sites, we deliver high-quality business training support services to socially and economically diverse men and women starting and expanding microenterprises.
Mission Community Services Corporation is hiring a Deputy Director for the MCSC Kern County Women’s Business Center. Location: Bakersfield, CA.
The deputy director will collaborate closely with businesses, government agencies, sponsors, and grantors to leverage and nurture the extraordinary entrepreneurial spirit of Kern County. The deputy director will help create and work with an Advisory Board for the Kern WBC; and will report to the MCSC board of directors through Executive Director Chuck Jehle. This position will also champion the mission of MCSC and its programs and services and provide backup services to the director.
Credit Builders Alliance is hiring a Training Specialist. Location: Open.
The Training Specialist will support the implementation of in-person and virtual training services offered through the CBA Training Institute. This position will manage the functional logistics of training content production and delivery to CBA’s many stakeholders while also contributing to the development and presentation of the content itself. Competitive salary.
Credit Builders Alliance is hiring a Communications and Marketing Specialist. Location: Washington, D.C.
The Communications and Marketing Specialist is responsible for overseeing CBA’s internal and external communications and ensuring that the organization’s resources are put to their most productive use. The position reports to the Chief Program Officer and is responsible for developing and implementing CBA’s communications and marketing strategy and executing day to day communications tasks.
Credit Builders Alliance is hiring a Bureau Services Specialist. Location: Washington, D.C.
The Bureau Services Specialist works to support CBA’s membership by helping them set up with bureau products and providing them with expert ongoing technical assistance. The Bureau Services Specialist also assists the Chief Technical Officer, Chief Program Officer, and Data and Technology Associate with data collection to support special projects and research. Competitive salary.
Cabrillo College is hiring a Director of Small Business Development Center. Location: Santa Cruz, CA.
The Director of the Santa Cruz Small Business Development Center is responsible for providing direction, leadership, and technical support to successfully operate the Small Business Development Center (SBDC). The SBDC is funded by outside agencies and follows their contractual performance requirements. The ideal candidate will share Cabrillo’s commitment to educating its racially and socioeconomically diverse student population.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Thrive Program Business Advisor. Locations: Santa Barbara and 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. The Business Advisors also helps solve problems and discusses project progress with clients.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Bilingual Small Loan Officer. Location: Santa Barbara, CA.
The Bilingual Small Business Loan Officer serves clients throughout our service area. The Bilingual Small Business Loan Officer works closely with the program team to grow WEV’s lending program. Daily duties include the cultivation of business opportunities and the evaluation of potential borrowers for suitability and eligibility. The position ensures clients have resources to complete loan applications. The Bilingual Small Business Loan Officer also works in the community to cultivate new client and community relationships. We’re looking for an expert communicator who effectively engages an audience and is a concise and compelling writer both in English and in Spanish.
Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center is hiring a Program Coordinator. Location: San Francisco, CA.
The Program Coordinator will provide operational and programmatic support; this position will be based out of Renaissance’s Bayview center. The ideal new teammate has great people skills, is highly organized and self-managed, knows San Francisco’s southeast communities, and is passionate about our mission and economic justice. They have experience in economic development, small business, marketing & outreach, program/project coordination, and planning. This position would report to the Renaissance Bayview Center Director.
Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Part-Time Office & Small Business Associate. Location: Oakland, CA.
We’re a dynamic, growing nonprofit social enterprise and we need an energetic go-getter who can take on multiple roles. We are willing to train someone who is a hard worker and interested in learning. This is a unique opportunity to build experience within the social impact sector while getting the opportunity to work closely with the CEO and the heads of Small Business and Finance / Operations. We’re seeking an Office and Small Business Associate to play several critical roles within our nonprofit social enterprise:
- Coordinate key activities needed for the office to run effectively
- Provide office support for Small Business Services team
CalSavers is hiring a Director of Outreach and Marketing. Location: Sacramento, CA.
Reporting directly to the Executive Director for the California Secure Choice Retirement Savings Investment Board (CSCRSIB), this new position will have the primary responsibility for the development, implementation, and maintenance of outreach and marketing strategies, plans, communications, collateral, and processes for the CalSavers Retirement Savings Program.