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.
California Farmlink is hiring a Loan Officer. 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 Loan Officer is responsible for originating, qualifying, underwriting, structuring, closing, monitoring and servicing loans for farmers in California. A key success factor in this position will be the effective delivery of technical assistance and business coaching, as well as referrals to professionals and service providers that can support business success.
California Farmlink is hiring a Loan Operations Associate. Location: Aptos, CA.
Join California FarmLink’s lending team to support California farmers and vibrant local food systems. This new 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 Loan Operations Associate will support the loan documentation and servicing function within FarmLink’s lending department, and is supervised by the Loan Operations Manager.
Cutting Edge Capital is hiring a Communications and Operations Guru. Location: Oakland, CA.
We’re hiring for a dynamic position that will include driving our marketing, managing client relations, and supporting our day-to-day operations. You will act as the communications and operations guru for Cutting Edge Capital and Cutting Edge Counsel. Your primary responsibilities include interfacing with clients, driving company marketing, and fostering a positive and efficient work environment.
Chinatown Service Center is hiring a Bilingual Business Counselor. Location: Greater Los Angeles area, CA.
The Business Counselor is to help individuals to explore entrepreneurship as an alternate way of making a living, provide technical assistance to businesses, act as a liaison and a catalyst among government departments and businesses, and to provide continuous educational support and networking opportunities to entrepreneurs. This job requires a broad base of business knowledge, excellent analytical skills, and the ability to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously. Under the supervision and direction of the Program Manager, the Business Counselor will be the primary staff providing direct services to achieve Program objectives. Business social and networking functions attendance are crucial and mandatory. Thus, frequent local traveling is required and necessary. Needs to be bilingual (Chinese).
Pacific Community Ventures is hiring a Business Development and Program Director. Location: San Francisco Bay Area, CA.
The Director of PCV’s BusinessAdvising.org program is a newly-created position charged with leading and growing our unique and innovative small business mentoring platform. BusinessAdvising.org has been growing by 20%–40% annually for three years, and is now serving almost 400 small business owners across the country each year with a network of over 1,000 volunteer advisors. The growth has largely been driven by partnerships with other community lenders, economic development agencies, and corporations like PayPal, eBay, and Google.
The Director will lead our BusinessAdvising.org team, manage existing partnerships, work closely with the President and CEO to develop new revenue-generating partnerships, and continuously improve the BusinessAdvising.org model, enabling us to serve thousands of small business owners across the country.
Women’s Economic Ventures is hiring a Bilingual Small Business Loan Officer. Location: Santa Barbara, CA.
The Bilingual Small Business Loan Officer serves clients throughout our service area, focusing on Santa Barbara County. The Bilingual Small Business Loan Officer works closely with the program team to grow WEV’s lending program. Daily duties include the evaluation of potential borrowers for suitability and eligibility and 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.
Santa Cruz Community Credit Union is hiring a Commercial Loan Portfolio Specialist. Location: Santa Cruz, CA.
Reporting to the Chief Lending Officer, the Commercial Loan Portfolio Specialist will prepare, assist and generate all loan types; specifically commercial, real estate and consumer loans. Responsibilities include the preparation of relevant loan documents, processing all loan commitments, responding to and generating related inter-departmental correspondence, providing associated clerical and loan processing support, preparing and processing all collateral documentation and providing assistance to the Collections Department.
Los Angeles Latino Chamber of Commerce is hiring a Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistance. Location: Los Angeles, CA.
The LA Latino Chamber of Commerce is making a difference in the community by doubling the revenues of Latino-owned businesses and advocating on their behalf. We are seeking a team player who works well in a busy environment and who wants to be part of creating change through entrepreneurship. The Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant works with professional accounting staff and management team members in recording and reconciling accounting data. In addition to supporting management in all areas of administration.
Loconomics is hiring a Co-Founder. Location: Inland Empire, CA.
Loconomics Cooperative is ready to go-to-market and is seeking an ambitious co-founder with the skills and drive to lead our marketing efforts as a co-founder. You’ll be joining a small team of co-founders and given the autonomy and support you need to succeed.