Job Opportunities 

Director of Policy 
National CAPADC | Washington, DC
The National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD) is seeking a Director of Policy who will work with leading civil rights and community development organizations, federal agencies, and national elected officials to advocate for policies that advance racial and economic justice with a focus on increasing investments in preserving and developing affordable housing, supporting entrepreneurs and small businesses and equitable development. This is a full-time position supervising the Policy Manager and reporting to the Executive Director.

Communications Manager
National CAPADC | Washington, DC
The National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (National CAPACD) is seeking a Communications Manager who will expand our capacity to inform and engage with our network, including our members, policymakers, funders, media, and individual donors. This role will work closely with the Director of Communications and staff across the organization to document our organizational impact and highlight our members through regular e-blasts and on our online platforms, particularly our website and social media accounts. This is a full-time position.

Director of Policy and Advocacy
National NeighborWorks Association | Washington, DC
National NeighborWorks Association (NNA) is seeking a Director of Policy and Advocacy to assist in the development and implementation of the current and future policy and advocacy agenda for the organization while bringing an equity lens to the position. The role will serve as the point person for continuing member-advocacy capacity building and engagement, including NNA Legislative Day, a day of Hill advocacy involving approximately 200 NeighborWorks leaders from across the country.

Community Development Finance Manager
City of Eugene | Eugene, OR
The City of Eugene is seeking a Finance Manager to provide budget and financial management for the city's Community Development Division of the Planning and Development Department. Key responsibilities include financial management of complex funding sources, ensuring compliance with grant program regulations and City financial and budgetary requirements related to various funding sources such as Federal and State grants and urban renewal/tax increment financing, and providing complex staff assistance to division managers, Executive Managers, and/or advisory committees. Application deadline is September 27, 2021, at 5:15 pm PDT.

Supervisory Policy Analyst (CRA Policy Analyst)
Federal Reserve Board | Washington, DC
The Federal Reserve Board’s Division of Consumer and Community Affairs (DCCA) seeks a Supervisory Policy Analyst knowledgeable about consumer financial services issues. This person will support the evaluation and development of analyses to inform the Board’s interest in consumer matters such as consumer credit and financial services, consumer protection, and community reinvestment, with specific emphasis on the Community Reinvestment Act. The person will identify, track, and monitor emerging issues and trends in the financial sector that might have consumer, community, supervisory, and/or regulatory impacts. This role will also maintain and analyze data, support web-based tools and research issues regarding consumer financial services, consumer protection, and community reinvestment.  

Communications Associate
Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey | Trenton, NJ
The Housing & Community Development Network of New Jersey seeks a Communications Associate to join their dedicated team for this full or part-time position. This individual will develop digital media opportunities to increase the visibility of the Network and its members and help craft an effective message to educate the public about the importance of housing affordability and the work of the community development sector across multiple media platforms. They will also regularly publish digital and social media content to provide an overall rich experience for members, allies, and visitors.

Policy Associate
Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey | Trenton, NJ
The Housing & Community Development Network of New Jersey seeks a Policy Associate to join their dedicated team for this full or part-time position. In this role, the individual will assist in implementing and amplifying the policy agenda of the organization to create more affordable housing choices for New Jersey’s residents. They will research, analyze and provide clear responses to policy inquiries for senior staff and Board of Directors and support relationships with legislators and other policymakers while identifying opportunities for Network members and staff to further policy goals.

Government Relations and Advocacy Manager
Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania | Harrisburg, PA
The Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania is seeking a Government Relations and Advocacy Manager who will manage and implement the organization’s efforts to educate state and federal policymakers on housing, homelessness, and community development. This position will focus on building relationships and direct advocacy with state and federal legislators and their staff as well as building relationships and engaging with local partner organizations and people with lived experience to advance the organization’s policy agenda.

Narrative Specialist
Nonprofit Housing Association of Northern California |
San Fransisco, CA
The Nonprofit Housing Association of Northern California (NPH) is seeking a Narrative Specialist who will be responsible for implementing narrative strategy to advance housing and racial justice in the Bay Area. The person will play a key role in supporting the "Shift the Bay," a collaborative initiative that aims to deliver tactics and messages that will help to drive new narratives around affordable housing. The position will also support the development of content, trainings, and resources that can help embed narrative strategy at NPH, across their membership, and coalitions. Applications will be reviewed starting August 20, 2021 and accepted until the position is filled. 

Manager, Landlord Partnership Fund
Washington, D.C.
The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing & Economic Development (CNHED) seeks an energetic, experienced professional to join their team. The Manager will oversee the management of the Landlord Partnership Fund (LPF) and engage in research and capacity building activities to increase access to affordable housing for low-income households and people exiting homelessness in the District of Columbia under the direction of the Senior Vice President for Housing Policy, Research, and Development. See the Job Description here.

Executive Director
Transition Projects | Portland Oregon
Transition Projects is seeking an Executive Director to lead the strategic vision of the organization and drive revenues towards its $24 million budget. This individual should be a compassionate, accessible leader who will bring fluency in social justice and racial equity. For five decades, Transition Projects has served a vital role in the Portland Metro area, providing shelter, housing, and supportive services for people with very low incomes. Each year, the agency assists more than 10,000 people experiencing homelessness. Transition Projects has experienced tremendous growth to its budget and staff over the past several years, which is poised to continue.

Executive Director
South Florida Community Development Coalition Inc. |
Miami, FL
The South Florida Community Development Coalition(SFCDC ) seeks an Executive Director who will further our mission to engage, educate, and empower South Florida’s public, private, and non-profit sectors to champion comprehensive community development that supports the creation of affordable housing and economic development to achieve economic, social, and racial justice. Through a wide variety of educational, technical assistance services, and advocacy, SFCDC works to ensure that South Florida’s under-resourced communities can strive in today’s uncertain economy.  

Program Manager
South Florida Community Development Coalition Inc. | Miami, FL
The Program Manager will provide support to a small non-profit organization. The position reports directly to the Executive Director and will have a key role in building SFCDC’s core programmatic areas: capacity building, policy, and collaboration. The Program Manager will work to develop a highly engaged membership while assisting with the development of SFCDC as a resource for the membership and community at large.

Policy Director 
Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations |
Philadelphia, PA
PACDC is seeking an experienced candidate to lead their policy team (which also includes the Executive Director and the Health and Special Projects Manager) to advance a focused policy and advocacy agenda to expand and preserve resources for affordable homes and community development activities; improve systems and programs that enhance efforts to improve the quality of life in lower-income communities, and advance equitable development to ensure that lower-income residents and communities benefit from neighborhood revitalization. This position reports directly to the Executive Director.

AmeriCorps VISTA Leader
The Ohio CDC Associations | Columbus, OH
The Ohio CDC Association (OCDCA) is currently recruiting two individuals to serve as year-long AmeriCorps VISTA Leaders to support and coordinate OCDCA's VISTA Project, which places over 35 Members at community development corporations throughout the state of Ohio. Leaders work to expand and build the capacity of individual VISTA Members by guiding them through their year of service. To be eligible to serve as a VISTA Leader, candidates must have served full-time in the Peace Corps or AmeriCorps for at least one year. 

Capacity Building Director
Build. Live. Develop. Grow. Memphis | Memphis, TN
BLDG Memphis is seeking a Capacity Building Director to provide leadership and planning, consulting, and training services to BLDG Memphis members in the management and implementation all components of the capacity building program, and supports other BLDG Memphis activities. 

Communications and Development Director
Build. Live. Develop. Grow. Memphis | Memphis, TN
BLDG Memphis is seeking a qualified individual to successfully plan, manage and implement internal and external communications, marketing, and fundraising from individuals, foundations, and sponsoring support of the organization and its programs for Community Development Corporations (CDCs)–Capacity Building, Advocacy & Activation.

Team Lead, Connecting Capital and Community Initiative
Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development | Washington, DC
The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development (CNHED) seeks an energetic, experienced professional to join our team. This position will work with the Center for Community Investment to assemble teams of stakeholders and manage relationships with technical assistance providers and critical partners in the work including financial institutions, neighborhood organizations, foundations, affordable housing developers, government agencies, and other stakeholders critical to moving the needle in the affordable housing system. In collaboration with team members, the Team Lead will identify near-term investment opportunities, facilitate the next steps in pipeline development, coordinate efforts to raise capital, and collect key data to inform and support ongoing pipeline development and execution.

Senior Director of Programs
HousingNOLA | New Orleans, LA
HousingNOLA is seeking a Senior Director of Programs to lead, oversee, and manage HousingNOLA’s housing programs, serving as a key member of HousingNOLA’S executive management team and in HousingNOLA’S work toward improving and expanding access to affordable housing.

Legislative Advocate for Homelessness
Housing California
| Sacramento, CA
The Legislative Advocate will work in close coordination with Housing CA’s leadership and the program and policy team to support the advancement of Housing CA’s vision by advancing Housing CA’s policy, administrative, and budgetary priorities. This position provides leadership among Housing CA’s staff, Board of Directors, resident leaders, and external allies to develop policy priorities and advocacy strategies, mobilize partners and allies to support our policy priorities, and develop relationships with key legislators and coalitions.

Executive Assistant & Office Manager
South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development | Charleston, SC
The South Carolina Association for Community Economic Development (SCACED) is seeking an office manager to provide coordination and management of the day-to-day activities of the President and the corporate office of the Association. This position is also responsible for maintaining the President’s appointment schedule, travel, and correspondence, as well as for a variety of office duties and procedures in support of the Association including handling of the day-to-day operation of the Association.

Economic Development Director
The City of Farmington Hills | Farmington Hills, MI
Under the supervision of the City Manager, the Economic Development Director will serve as the primary point of contact for all of the City’s Economic Development and Redevelopment inquiries and opportunities. This role will promote the City of Farmington Hills as a business location by providing resources and technical assistance to businesses contemplating investment and growth in the City by linking to appropriate local, regional, state, and federal resources programs. The 
position will also provide professional expertise and assistance in organizing and coordinating the City’s economic development efforts while acting as a representative to both local and non-resident businesses to coordinate available city assistance and to perform advocacy function for these businesses. 

Entrepreneurship and Community Economic Development Manager
Prosper Portland | Portland, OR
Prosper Portland is seeking a Manager of Entrepreneurship and Community Economic Development who will use their skills and prior experience to nurture healthy teams, build inclusive entrepreneurial ecosystems, stimulate equitable economic recovery, and foster collaborative relationships with public, non-profit, and private sector partners. This role places you at the helm of an innovative team in which you are a partner and coach who will support the team in developing and implementing best/emerging practices and programs that foster inclusive entrepreneurship and innovation, small business growth, community capacity to support business vitality, and increased access to middle-wage jobs for priority communities. Working at Prosper Portland offers a rare opportunity: to be an integral part of a dedicated team that guides the city of Portland in its aspiration to become one of the most globally competitive, equitable, and healthy cities in the world

Chief Strategy Officer
Fifth Ward Community Redevelopment Corporation | Houston, TX
Under the direction of the CEO, the CSO provides and oversees a high level of professional community services to the Fifth Ward CRC service area, clients and partners through the organization’s multiple lines of businesses, programs/services, and projects. This position is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with internal clients and private and public sector partners. In supporting comprehensive community development strategies, the CSO works with staff, various organizations and service providers in the design, management and delivery of programs, services and projects in response to community needs, corporate vision and strategic plans.

Executive Director
Rondo Community Land Trust | Saint Paul, MN
The Rondo Community Land Trust (Rondo CLT) is seeking an executive director in its Saint Paul, Minnesota office. The Executive Director will be an integral part of the future growth of the organization. We are seeking a person with passion who is a problem solver, who likes to explore new ideas, respects and understands the neighborhood process for guiding community and economic development. A person who will advocate for real system change to create opportunities for low- and moderate-income households and small businesses.

Chief Executive Officer
Downstreet Housing and Community Development | Barre, VT
Downstreet Housing and Community Development (Downstreet) seeks a dynamic and collaborative CEO who joins them in believing that equity and social justice pave the way to community prosperity. Downstreet strengthens the communities of Central Vermont by engaging with people, providing affordable homes, and connecting people to the resources and services they need to thrive. It believes this to be the most impactful and efficient approach to strengthening the health and future of local communities.