Employment Opportunities

The New Mexico Finance Authority is a government instrumentality that works to advance New Mexico by financing impactful, well-planned projects — including infrastructure, capital equipment, economic development, and financial recovery projects — for communities and businesses throughout the state. Recent expansion of NMFA’s programs has created the need for additional staff members. NMFA currently has positions open in its program and legal departments. Please see details in the links below. NMFA offers competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and an opportunity for growth.

Program Administrator

The New Mexico Finance Authority (NMFA) in Santa Fe is seeking a qualified Program Administrator that will report to the Managing Director, Program Administration. This position will work collaboratively with other Program Administration team members on the Water Trust Board and Colonias Infrastructure Board application and award process, perform project oversight, and monitor contract documentation to ensure loans and grants comply with Board approvals, Rules and Policies. 

 The successful candidate must be detail oriented, well organized, and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  Strong writing ability and experience with public policy in the areas of water project funding and infrastructure development is highly desirable.  The successful candidate will perform a variety of full performance technical and professional duties as related to loans and grants made by the NMFA. 

 The NMFA is a government instrumentality whose mission is to advance New Mexico by financing impactful, well-planned projects.  The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or some other related field; and two (2) years of experience performing the above related duties. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to balance multiple projects and competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.  

 Submit resumes to Chief Administrative Officer, New Mexico Finance Authority, 207 Shelby St., Santa Fe, NM  87501 or e-mail to dcdebaca@nmfa.net

 

 

 

 

In-House Attorney

The New Mexico Finance Authority (NMFA) in Santa Fe seeks to hire a hard-working, self-motivated, full-time Attorney with at least 5 years of experience to work with the Commercial Lending group.  Under the direction of the Chief Legal Officer, this position is responsible for providing professional, timely and competent legal services to the NMFA. Concentration areas include, but are not limited to: representing the NMFA in the negotiation, documentation and closing of secured and unsecured loan transactions; analysis of UCC and real property collateral issues;  experience in commercial finance, lending and incentive programs; familiarly with creditor’s rights and bankruptcy matters; loan loss issues and underwriting; familiarity with open meetings, public records and similar transparency statutes; experience in legislative research and statutory interpretation.

The NMFA is a government instrumentality whose mission is to advance New Mexico by financing impactful, well-planned projects.  The ideal candidate must be licensed to practice law in New Mexico; must have excellent legal writing, research, and oral communication skills, excellent organizational and prioritizing abilities. Business and Corporate Law highly preferred.  Must have the ability to use initiative and good judgement in working independently as well as in a team.  Must be able to perform all duties with minimal supervision. The successful candidate must demonstrate exceptional analysis skills and the ability to communicate the results to a variety of audiences. Ability to balance multiple projects and competing priorities in a fast-paced environment is required. 

Submit resumes to Chief Administrative Officer, New Mexico Finance Authority, 207 Shelby St., Santa Fe, NM  87501 or e-mail to dcdebaca@nmfa.net

Salary:  Competitive salary with generous benefits (no billable hours).