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Senior Loan Officer

Status: Full Time
Reports To: Director of Lending
Supervisory: Supervises 1-2 lending staff
Primary Office: Aptos or Remote
Salary: $80,000 – $90,000, commensurate with experience

JOB SUMMARY:

Join California FarmLink’s lending team to support the prosperity of California farmers and ranchers, ensure equitable access to economic opportunity, and support environmental stewardship and vibrant local food systems. This position plays a key role in FarmLink’s agricultural lending as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), providing underserved farmers and ranchers with access to capital and technical assistance. The Senior Loan Officer will drive growth in FarmLink’s small business and farmland ownership lending through strong relationships with realtors, lenders, land trusts and other referral partners. 

How To Apply

Please email a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in the position and organization with resume to: info@cafarmlink.org. No phone calls please. Posted March 2021; applications accepted on a rolling basis; open until filled.

This is a full-time, non-exempt position, and includes a six-month introductory or probationary period. California FarmLink offers a generous benefits plan, including health insurance after 60 days, employer contribution to a 403b retirement plan after one year, life insurance, paid vacation, and a family-friendly and flexible work environment. California FarmLink maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates that represent the diversity of the communities we serve, and strongly encourage you to apply.

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Executive Assistant

Status: Full Time, Non-Exempt
Reports To: Executive Director
Supervisory: Not Applicable
Primary Office: Aptos, CA (with flexibility to work remotely due to COVID-19 workplace policies)
Salary: $60,000 – $75,000, commensurate with experience

JOB SUMMARY:

Join California FarmLink’s team to support the prosperity of California farmers and ranchers, ensure equitable access to economic opportunity, and support environmental stewardship and vibrant local food systems. As a non-profit Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), FarmLink has established an effective model to support sustainable, small farm businesses in low-income communities throughout California.

This position reports to the Executive Director (ED) and works in partnership with the ED and Management Team to manage for long term and short term organizational and program goals as well as daily, monthly, and annual operations.

The Executive Assistant (EA) serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies on matters pertaining to the ED’s office, including communications with employees, clients and external partners. One of the EA’s critical roles is managing the ED’s calendar and correspondence, including assisting the ED with managing e-mails.

The EA supports tasks in both Human Resources and Operations and is responsible for day-to-day operations of the organization, specifically the facilities and associated equipment and infrastructure needs including information and communications technology. This position also oversees human resources and service contracts with IT providers, HR consultants, and others as necessary.

How To Apply

Please email a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in the position and organization, accompanied with a resume to: info@cafarmlink.org. No phone calls please. FarmLink will receive applications until the position is filled.

California FarmLink offers a generous benefits plan, including health insurance after 60 days, employer contribution to 403(b) retirement plan after 1 year, paid vacation, paid professional development opportunities, and a family-friendly, flexible work environment.

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Loan Officer

Status: Full Time, Exempt
Reports To: Senior Loan Officer
Supervisory: No direct reports
Primary Office: Aptos
Salary: $60,000 – $75,000, commensurate with experience

JOB SUMMARY:

Join California FarmLink’s lending team to support the prosperity of California farmers and ranchers, ensure equitable access to economic opportunity, and support environmental stewardship and vibrant local food systems. This position plays a key role in FarmLink’s agricultural lending as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), providing underserved farmers and ranchers with access to capital and technical assistance. The Loan Officer will drive growth in FarmLink’s agricultural small business and microlending through strong relationships with farmers and ranchers, lenders, and other referral partners.

California FarmLink offers a generous benefits plan, including health insurance after 60 days, employer contribution to 403b retirement plan, paid vacation, and a family-friendly and flexible work environment. California FarmLink maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates that represent the diversity of the communities we serve, and strongly encourage you to apply.

How To Apply

Please email a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in the position and organization with resume to: info@cafarmlink.org. No phone calls please. Posted April 2021; applications accepted on a rolling basis; open until filled.

Download Position Announcement Here

Senior Associate: Investor Relations

Status: Full Time, Exempt
Reports To: Director of Lending
Supervisory: No direct reports
Primary Office: Aptos or Remote
Salary: $60,000 – $75,000, commensurate with experience

JOB SUMMARY:

Join California FarmLink’s lending team to support the prosperity of California farmers and ranchers, ensure equitable access to economic opportunity, and support environmental stewardship and vibrant local food systems. This position plays a key role in supporting FarmLink’s agricultural lending and development services as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), providing underserved farmers and ranchers with access to capital and technical assistance. The Senior Associate position is housed in lending, but will require extensive cross-department collaboration to be successful in these key areas: develop new loan products, conduct research and analysis in areas of potential growth, lead special projects, conduct loan underwriting, review loan files for compliance with covenants and ensure collateral perfection, develop and manage investor relationships, assess impact of programs and products, and prepare portfolio and program reports for diverse stakeholders.

California FarmLink offers a generous benefits plan, including health insurance after 60 days, employer contribution to 403b retirement plan, paid vacation, and a family-friendly and flexible work environment. California FarmLink maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We seek candidates that represent the diversity of the communities we serve, and strongly encourage you to apply.

How To Apply

Please email a thoughtful cover letter explaining your interest in the position and organization with resume to: info@cafarmlink.org. No phone calls please. Posted April 2021; applications accepted on a rolling basis; open until filled.

Download Position Announcement Here

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