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Real Property Program Manager/Senior

City of West Sacramento 

Salary range – $78,492.00 – $118,416.00 Annually

Application due date – 10/16/2020

The City of West Sacramento is actively recruiting for a Program Manager/Senior who is responsible for Real Property Management. Candidates should have knowledge of principles, practices, techniques and terminology related to the acquisition, negotiation, appraisal, disposal/sale, leasing, easements, relocation assistance and escrow activities of real property transactions and related matters; applicable Federal, State, and local laws, regulations, and policies related to eminent domain, easements, right-of-entry, real estate title, and other right-of-way technical, legal, and financial activities; techniques and terminology to obtain, examine, and interpret property records and title reports to determine the extent and types of encumbrances and the status of interests in properties.

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Director of Consulting Services

RSG, Inc.

Salary Range: $110,600-184,400

Due by 5 pm, Thursday, October 1, 2020 by electronic submission

RSG is seeking a qualified and experienced professional to help lead and deliver transformative projects in the fields of economic development, local community development, and fiscal resiliency in underserved communities throughout California.

The ideal candidate would bring dynamic expertise, creativity, and vision to deliver solutions to our client communities. This candidate would work closely with the Principals, assisting them in leading our next generation of RSG’s driven, passionate and intelligent team.

Candidates must possess a minimum of 15 years of direct and progressive experience in economic development, real estate or fiscal projects from both public and private sector organizations.

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Applications are due no later than 5pm on Thursday, October 1, 2020. Only electronic submissions to by October 1 are acceptable. Please include a cover letter describing your qualifications, current resume, and three references.

If you have any questions, or need clarifications about the recruitment process, please call Crystal Mattingly at 714-316-2100.

Director, Community Development Agency

Organization: Marin County

Salary Range: $188,240 to $207,522

Application due date: Monday, September 28, 2020 by 5:00 p.m.

The County of Marin is currently seeking experienced planning professionals interested in leading the Community Development Agency. The Director, Community Development Agency is at-will and appointed by the County Board of Supervisors.

The Director leads approximately 90 full-time employees within the Community Development Agency and across the four divisions of Administration, Planning, Environmental Health Services, and Building and Safety. The FY20 budget for the Community Development Agency is anticipated to have revenues of $15 million. As community needs continue to evolve, the Director will be involved in a wide variety of planning and revitalization efforts, building, zoning, and environmental code enforcement, grant programs, and administrative functions. The Director will be personally and actively involved in promoting community engagement and encouraging open dialogue in the review and evaluation of various planning and community development initiatives.

This position requires education equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university. An advanced degree is desirable. Additionally, 7 years of experience is required in urban of planning, redevelopment or economic development, code enforcement, environmental health, or a related field, including 3 years in a management capacity at a department head level, assistant level, or equivalent. AICP Certification is highly desirable.

The annual salary for this position is $188,240 to $207,522. The County also offers an attractive benefits package, including MCERA Retirement.

Interested candidates should apply by submitting a compelling cover letter and comprehensive resume to no later than Monday, September 28, 2020 by 5:00 p.m. Confidential inquiries welcomed to Ms. Heather Renschler at (916) 630-4900. Detailed brochure available at

Contact Information: (for candidates) Heather Renschler, 916-630-4900,

Deputy Director of Credit, Chief Credit Officer

Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz)

$10,360.00 – $12,341.00 per Month

Final Filing Date: Until Filled

As a valued member of the California Infrastructure and Economic Development Bank (IBank) team, you make it possible for IBank to contribute to the State’s economic development and job creation efforts by being innovative and flexible, reporting to work as scheduled, working cooperatively with team members and others, treating others fairly and honestly and accepting IBank core values of respect, trust, integrity, collaboration and accountability. Your efforts are important to each member of the team, as well as those we serve.

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Loan Officer

Los Angeles Area

National Development Council – Grow America Fund

Salary DOQ

Position Open Until Filled

The Grow America Fund is seeking to fill a position for a Loan Officer.   The Grow America Fund, Inc, (GAF), a subsidiary of the National Development Council (NDC).  The National Development Council (NDC) is the oldest national non-profit community and economic development organization in the United States.  It was founded in 1969 with a mission of increasing the flow of capital for investment, jobs and community development to underserved urban and rural areas across the country.    For additional information about NDC, please visit:

The NDC Grow America Fund (GAF), in cooperation with our Community Partners, provides financing to growing small businesses throughout the country. GAF operates as a community development lender to support the creation of jobs and the expansion of eligible small businesses in underserved areas, particularly minority and women-owned businesses. The financing provided is partially guaranteed by the U.S. Small Business Administration under GAF’s Small Business Lending Company license, and GAF has Preferred Lender status nationwide.  GAF is also Certified Development Financial Institution (CDFI).   GAF has lent to over 500 borrowers with an average size of $500,000.  GAF actively conducts business in approximately 40 different client communities throughout the United States and has ambitious growth plans.

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