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Director, Finance & Grants
The Director, Finance & Grants is responsible for the financial operations of the SBDC and strategic input as a member of the SBDC Executive Team. Areas of responsibility include grants management and compliance, financial reporting of the SBDC regional service centers (regional offices), events, and two funds that provide grants to business accelerators and small businesses. This role also includes management of staff, mentoring, and maintaining a partnership with the host’s finance/grants management team.
The SBDC aids entrepreneurs and growing businesses and the ideal candidate for this position will reflect the entrepreneurial values we support and be capable of both tactical and strategic work.
A Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Business Consultant is a public service faculty position responsible for providing counseling and delivering programs to individuals, businesses, communities, organizations, and other public agencies in their assigned geographic territory. This charge requires a broad base of business knowledge, excellent analytical skills, and effective management of multiple projects simultaneously. This position is located in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Multi-county travel is required.
Manager for SBDC (Director)
Manages the planning, development, marketing, and operation of a branch campus Small Business Development Center, which provides local small business development assistance and support in accordance with the stated goals and objectives of the New Mexico Small Business Development Center Network and the U.S. Small Business Administration, and in adherence to relevant State and Federal legislation, regulations, and guidelines.
The Regional Director is responsible for providing comprehensive leadership, oversight, planning, resource development, coordination, and management of the Michigan SBDC Regional Center serving the following counties: Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, and Wexford counties. The Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides consulting, training, market research, and technology commercialization services to assist small businesses to launch, grow, transition, and innovate.
The Regional Director is an iconic champion for entrepreneurs within the community while identifying new programs and services to meet the ever-changing needs of the entrepreneurial community. This individual ensures that all programs are operating in compliance while providing inspirational leadership and being a great team member.
Additionally, the Regional Director must understand the comprehensive mission, vision, and strategic objectives of Grand Valley State University and cooperate and work harmoniously with the northwest regional host organizations. The Regional Director will follow all policies, rules, regulations, and guidelines as they relate to this position.
SBDC Business Advisor
Advises clients in the formation or development of small businesses. Assists with the identification and evaluation of business challenges and opportunities while adhering to the conduct policies of the SBDC program. Provides assistance and guidance to develop business financial proposals and projections, business plans and operating plans for marketing, management, and performing research, data compilation, and budget analysis for use in managerial decision making. Develops and implements marketing program plans and coordinating program marketing efforts to enhance awareness and access to the business resources offered by the center.
Provide management assistance, technical advice, and problem-solving help to assist small businesses adversely affected by 2008 natural disasters. Assist entrepreneurs and small businesses in developing business continuity plans and risk management consulting and training. Provides answers to questions and requests for information from clients and other interested parties. Provide research to assist clients in finding effective data or reference materials, and refer clients to other resources when appropriate.
Supports organizational training activities, which may include design and development of workshop content, and presents business workshops and seminars in consultation with the LSBDC Director. The Consultant maintains and documents client records and related work activities in a manner consistent with program guidelines. The Consultant assists the LSBDC in sustaining support of its activities and communicating its successes by providing narrative reports on activities and accomplishments for inclusion in progress or special reports to the public, sponsoring agencies, host institutions, and other stakeholders. The consultant will attend professional development training related to business continuity, risk management, and as directed.
The Louisiana Small Business Development Center Business Consultant fosters a strong climate for small business growth by providing in-depth, confidential, no-cost business counseling, no- to low-cost training, and resource and referral services to Louisiana’s small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.
Director is responsible for oversight and management of Center resources as outlined in the SBA scope of work to include budget and personnel management and attainment of program goals as outlined by Sub-Recipient agreement and Grant requirements. This position receives general direction from the Dean of Workforce & Public Service and exercises Professional and Support Staff supervision.
NOTE: This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for this position.
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