Business Development Specialist (COVID-19)

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Posting Details

Job TitleBusiness Development Specialist (COVID-19)Position Number997005DepartmentSmall Business Development CenterSalary$50,000Job Summary/Description

Provides small business management advising related the the COVID-19 pandemic. Technical advising consists of a variety of financial, operational and management topics related to small businesses and their recovery efforts. Works with economic development stakeholders to foster referrals.

Typical Duties/Job Duties

Provides timely and sound advice to small businesses related to the COVID-19 recovery. Works with new and existing small business owners in such areas as business startup, business plans and loan proposals, financing, cash flow management, financial analysis, marketing, market analysis, bookkeeping, operations audits, human resources, and government contracting. Works with area economic development organizations and other SBDC stakeholders to provide SBDC with small business client referrals.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of small business management
Knowledge of commercial lending
Knowledge of small business accounting and bookkeeping
Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing
Ability to effectively advise and coach small business owners
Ability to travel

Minimum Qualifications

Possession of a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, management, marketing, entrepreneurship, communication or other directly related field.

Three years of experience in any combination of the following: commercial lending, small business ownership, autonomous general manager in a small business, or consultant to small business; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

Preferred QualificationsPhysical RequirementsEEO Statement

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at [email protected].

Posting NumberS302POpen Date07/14/2020Close DateDesired Start DateReview Start DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Grant funding for position ends 3-31-2021, unless funding is extended until 9-30-2021

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    Documents Needed To ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Resume
    2. List of References
    Optional Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Other




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    Job No:
    Posted: 9/8/2020
    Application Due: 10/20/2020
    Work Type: Full Time