Employment Opportunities


Chief of Programs
New Mexico Finance Authority

The New Mexico Finance Authority (NMFA) in Santa Fe seeks an innovative leader and creative problem solver to serve as Chief of Programs. Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief of Programs performs administrative, supervisory and professional managerial duties related to implementation and management of mission-based loan and grant programs, including overseeing outreach and marketing. The Chief of Programs manages a team of professionals that originate loans and grants and monitor project implementation. The successful candidate will develop and redesign economic development and community development finance programs, including advocating for statute changes, overseeing rule implementation and establishing policies.

The NMFA is a state instrumentality whose mission is to advance New Mexico through effective planning and financing of high-impact community projects. The ideal candidate will possess an Masters degree from an accredited university in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field, 8+ years progressively responsible experience in fund accounting, investment banking, financial analysis, or budget management, five (5) years of which should have been in banking, local or state government, or agencies closely affiliated with those organizations. The successful candidate must demonstrate extraordinary writing and editing skills for a variety of audiences. Ability to balance multiple projects and competing priorities in a fast-paced environment is required. Please send resume, cover letter and three professional references to dcdebaca@nmfa.net. Closing date: December 13, 2019. No calls, please.

Communications and Outreach Manager
New Mexico Finance Authority

The New Mexico Finance Authority (NMFA) in Santa Fe seeks a high-energy and collaborative Communications and Outreach Manager. Reporting to the Chief of Programs, the successful candidate will work closely with NMFA’s senior leadership to develop, implement and evaluate cohesive communications strategy, including public information and outreach, newsletters, annual reports, and all online content. The selected candidate will have demonstrated ability to transform information into exciting, useful messages and disseminate it to the right audiences through the most effective channels.

The NMFA is a state instrumentality whose mission is to advance New Mexico through effective planning and financing of high-impact community projects. The ideal candidate will have a four-year degree from an accredited university in communications, marketing or related field with at least five years of communications experience in a leadership role within a complex government or nonprofit entity. The successful candidate must demonstrate extraordinary writing and editing skills for a variety of audiences. Ability to balance multiple projects and competing priorities in a fast-paced environment is required. Please send resume, cover letter and three professional references to dcdebaca@nmfa.net. Closing date: December 13, 2019. No calls, please.