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Working at Invest Detroit

The Invest Detroit team is a hard-working, supportive group that is passionate about our mission and believes strongly in equitable opportunity, diversity, and respect. We believe that through partnership, tenacity, creativity, and drive, we can help to improve access to opportunity and an overall better quality of life for all Detroiters.

We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits that currently include:

Join us and put your talents to use for a great cause and a great city! Invest Detroit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Openings


Senior Vice President, External Relations

We are seeking a Senior Vice President, External Relations, (SVP) to help us build and communicate new opportunities for stakeholder and funder engagement, positioning us to grow our impact. The SVP will develop and implement a comprehensive external relations strategy, ensuring increased awareness of and visibility for our work among our partners, program beneficiaries, funders, policy supporters, and the general public. The SVP will report to our President & CEO and manage a team of two development professionals. This role offers the opportunity for an experienced and mission-driven communications and marketing professional to lead a multifaceted external relations strategy, working both strategically within a highly collaborative team and as a hands-on implementer. The SVP will lead and strengthen our communications, brand identity, and marketing activities, working collaboratively across the organization to ensure that the intention and impact of our efforts are clearly and strategically communicated to our external and internal audiences. Learn more in our job announcement.


Senior Real Estate Lender

Invest Detroit has a great opportunity for strategic lending professionals to put their experience to use for building equitable growth and opportunity in Detroit. We are currently seeking a Senior Real Estate Lender who will be responsible for business development and loan originations to support Detroit’s current and future growth. As a nonprofit lender, this is a mission-critical role that supports our efforts to finance catalytic projects positively impacting Detroit communities. This position joins an experienced team focused on real estate and small business development as it expands into more Detroit neighborhoods. Learn more in our job announcement.