Coordinator - OPS Government Contracting Consultant
Job no: 493691
Work type: Temporary
Location: Pensacola - Main Campus, Ft Walton Beach
Categories: College of Business
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|Position Title (Classification Title):||Coordinator - OPS Government Contracting Consultant, Other Professional (Support/Service)|
|Working Title:||Government Contracting Consultant|
Position available in our PENSACOLA, FORT WALTON BEACH, or PANAMA CITY BEACH office locations.
The Government Contracting Consultant provides one-on-one consulting services to a variety of area businesses on how to sell their products or services to federal, state, and/or local government agencies. The position determines how best to successfully guide a business to meet government proposal requirements including working with government personnel along with clients. The consultant will develop training materials and conduct training workshops at various events in an effort to train attendees in how to do business government procurement agencies. The consultant is responsible for serving clients through our ten-county region. This position will attend regular professional development functions to stay current in the field.
|Department||UWF SBDC -SBA Match|
|Minimum Qualifications:||Masters degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelors degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience.|
|Position Qualifications:||Proven experience with local, state, and federal procurement regulations/policies/procedures; basic accounting and cost principles; basic math; knowledge of government solicitations. 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 government contracting, small business management and operations, business financing, financial analysis, marketing, and market research. 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||Extensive experience in the realm of government contracting and procurement. 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||1|
|Work Hours||8:00am CST to 5:00pm CST|
|Contract Period||June 1, 2020 to September 31, 2021|
|Preferred Response Date:||August 14, 2020|
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||Position available in our PENSACOLA, FORT WALTON BEACH, or PANAMA CITY BEACH office locations.
Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu.
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