Coordinator - OPS Business Consultant
Job no: 493656
Work type: Temporary
Location: Pensacola - Main Campus, Ft Walton Beach
Categories: Florida SBDC
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Employment based visa sponsorship will NOT be considered for this position.
|Position Title (Classification Title):||Coordinator - OPS Business Consultant|
|Working Title:||Business Consultant|
|Job Summary:||Positions available in our PENSACOLA, FORT WALTON BEACH, and PANAMA CITY BEACH office locations. This employee will educate and advise clients on growth strategies, business model concepts and advanced financial forecasting, advanced capital structures and strategies through following network consulting policies and procedures. One-on-one advice and consulting to be provided to include: business and strategic plan development; financial analysis and planning; marketing research and plan development; business management and operations; and basic legal issues. Develop educational materials and present educational programs as appropriate.
Outreach to educate clients, partners and stakeholders on Florida SBDC services and impact. Contribute to knowledge creation and dissemination through communicating with peers and participating in network activities. Significant networking and alliance building with community partners including Economic Development Agencies, Chambers of Commerce, and other community organizations for the purpose of building client service base. Must be able to work both independently and collaboratively. This position requires successful completion of annual professional development hours.
This position will regularly work evenings attending meetings and events. During declared campus emergencies, this position may be required to perform specific job related duties at a designated off-campus location or place of residence.
|Department||UWF SBDC -SBA Match|
|Minimum Qualifications:||A master’s degree in business, finance, accounting, or related field; or a bachelor’s degree in one of those fields and two years of relevant professional experience. Proven experience in financial analysis and/or accounting. Strong grasp of English spelling, grammar and punctuation. Self-starter and strong time management skills. Comfortable working in a team environment and networking with community resources. Ability to edit accurately and quickly. Strong public speaking and presentation skills. Ability to prioritize and multi-task. Significant knowledge of entrepreneurship, small business management and operations, business financing, financial analysis and accounting, marketing, market research, human resource management. Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication, problem solving, and listening skills. Ability to manage a client portfolio. Strong organizational skills. Proficient computer skills and ability to use the MIS to enter data and generate reports. Ability to travel. A valid driver’s license is required, as well as, 20 hours of pre-approved professional development credits each calendar year.|
|Preferred Qualifications||A master’s degree in business, finance, accounting, or related field; or a bachelor’s degree in one of those fields and five years of relevant professional experience. Small business ownership/management experience preferred.|
|Essential Functions / Job Duties:||
|Special Requirements or Considerations of the Job:||
This position requires a criminal background screen
This position requires a valid driver's license
|Number of Vacancies||7|
|Work Hours||8:00am CST to 5:00pm CST|
|Contract Period||June 1, 2020 to September 31, 2021|
|Preferred Response Date:||May 15, 2020|
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||Positions available in our PENSACOLA, FORT WALTON BEACH, and PANAMA CITY BEACH office locations.
Applicants must apply online at https://careers.uwf.edu.
Applicants must attach a cover letter, resume, and the name and contact information (email and phone numbers) for at least three professional references to provide letters of recommendation.
There will be an opportunity to upload these documents during the application process.
For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email email@example.com.