Part-time Business Advisor position for East County

South San Diego SBDC Center for Business Advancement
Job Description
SUMMARY DESCRIPTION Under the (general) direction of the responsible SBDC Center Director, develop and promote business activities in accordance with program goals and objectives and local economic development efforts; consult with potential and existing small business owners and provide assistance to business operations; perform a variety of responsible professional tasks in support of assigned area of responsibility.
 
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES The following duties are typical. Incumbents may not perform all of the listed duties and/or may be required to perform additional or different duties from those set forth below to address business needs and changing business practices.
1. Consult with potential and existing business owners; assess and analyze business needs; assist in researching, planning and problem solving for starting or maintaining a business; assist in developing marketing plans.
2. Recommend and assist in the implementation of goals and objectives; establish schedules and methods for providing business expansion services; implement policies and procedures.
3. Maintain positive and productive relationships with organizations, businesses, individual partners, and others contacted in performing assigned functions.
4. Develop survey instruments to evaluate program effectiveness, conduct surveys of program participants to determine participant needs; interpret and record survey results; implement program changes in response to results.
5. Maintain activities and performance to comply with funding contracts and program objectives. 
6. Accomplish counseling milestone objectives and maintain client progress portfolio according to established policy and procedures. 
7. In collaboration with management, evaluate and provide recommendations to strengthen client management system to effectively meet program goals.
8. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required
 
Experience:
  • Business Owner or previous Business Owner
  • Strong Financial skills
  • Banker
  • Consulting experience
Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration or a related field.SUMMARY DESCRIPTION Under the (general) direction of the responsible SBDC Center Director, develop and promote business activities in accordance with program goals and objectives and local economic development efforts; consult with potential and existing small business owners and provide assistance to business operations; perform a variety of responsible professional tasks in support of assigned area of responsibility.
     
    REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES The following duties are typical. Incumbents may not perform all of the listed duties and/or may be required to perform additional or different duties from those set forth below to address business needs and changing business practices.
    1. Consult with potential and existing business owners; assess and analyze business needs; assist in researching, planning and problem solving for starting or maintaining a business; assist in developing marketing plans.
    2. Recommend and assist in the implementation of goals and objectives; establish schedules and methods for providing business expansion services; implement policies and procedures.
    3. Maintain positive and productive relationships with organizations, businesses, individual partners, and others contacted in performing assigned functions.
    4. Develop survey instruments to evaluate program effectiveness, conduct surveys of program participants to determine participant needs; interpret and record survey results; implement program changes in response to results.
    5. Maintain activities and performance to comply with funding contracts and program objectives. 
    6. Accomplish counseling milestone objectives and maintain client progress portfolio according to established policy and procedures. 
    7. In collaboration with management, evaluate and provide recommendations to strengthen client management system to effectively meet program goals.
    8. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required
     
    Experience:
  • Business Owner or previous Business Owner
  • Strong Financial skills
  • Banker
  • Consulting experience
  • Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration or a related field.
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