Assistant Director 127250
Job no: 493707
Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: Downtown Pensacola
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|Position Title (Classification Title):||Assistant Director 127250|
|Working Title:||Access to Capital Director|
|Job Summary:||Lead a team of access to capital professionals who work with senior management to coordinate access to capital assistance, loan application preparation, debt to equity investment and sales growth to small businesses.
Contribute to the development and maintenance of the statewide access to capital services program, including: development of tools and instructional guides for both Florida small businesses and network internal processes.
Facilitation of statewide best practices and relationship management with external parties.
Work directly with consultants assisting small business clients with accessing capital.
Be the subject matter expert for access to capital.
|Department||SBDC-State Director's Office|
|Minimum Qualifications:||Masters degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience: or a bachelors degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four years of appropriate experience.|
|Position Qualifications:||Candidate must have an in-depth understanding of access to capital frameworks, best practices and small business operation practices. Specific expertise should include:
A strong understanding of access to capital assistance, loan application preparation, loans, debt and equity investment and sales growth to small businesses.
Strong organizational skills.
Excellent communication skills, especially related to facilitation documentation and reporting.
Highly developed relationship management, influencing, team and leadership skills.
Computer software proficiency.
Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field.
Experience of 5 or more years in business management or business consulting can compensate for educational degree equipment.
Significant knowledge of entrepreneurship, small-business management and operations, business financing, financial analysis and accounting, marketing, market research, human resource management.
Effective access to capital strategies
|Preferred Qualifications||Professionally recognized certifications in a related field, such as the NDC Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) Certification Program.
Master's Degree in related field.
|Essential Functions / Job Duties:||
|Special Requirements or Considerations of the Job:||This position requires a criminal background screen|
|Number of Vacancies||1|
|Work Hours||8:00 am to 4:30 pm|
|Salary Range||$64,000 - $70,000|
|Preferred Response Date:||August 14, 2020|
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||Applicants must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu.
Applicants are required to attach a cover letter and resume.
An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process.
For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email email@example.com.