CDFI Friendly Bloomington is seeking a founding Executive Director. The position is the primary staff person to set up the organization, with support from the founding Board of Directors, and to lead it in its work.
The primary roles of CDFI Friendly Bloomington are to:
- Create a new model for CDFI financing, by establishing local CDFI Friendly Bloomington to collaborate with regional and national CDFIs and encourage them to serve the Bloomington market.
- Market and promote Bloomington and Monroe County to CDFIs across the state, the region, and the nation.
- Match CDFIs to local demand for financing from businesses, housing developers, nonprofits, and community organizations.
- Structure and manage financial investments alongside the CDFIs in support of local borrowers.
The ideal candidate will bring credit experience at a CDFI and/or in community development, experience or capacity to manage a startup organization, strong leadership qualities, and the disposition for working closely with a nonprofit board. Familiarity with Bloomington/Monroe County is a plus.
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