Business Advisor

Posted: 03/06/17 | SHARE:

Description:

This position requires the applicant to provide a comprehensive range of small business-based assistance to new and existing business owners throughout the greater Capital Region.

Responsible for one-on-one advisement to clients in the area of business plan development; analyzing, preparing, and structuring financial statements; as well as assisting clients with market related issues.  Candidates will also be responsible for the implementation of entrepreneurial training and networking with various economic development entities and SBA resource partners.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or an internationally accredited organization in the area of business management, finance, economics, or related field
  • One to three years of experience in the small business sector or related technical assistance field 
  • Demonstrated experience working with culturally diverse groups of people
  • Candidates should be proficient in using the internet, Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word.

Additional Information:

Professional Rank and Salary Range: Staff Assistant, SL-2

A review of applications will start on March 31, 2017.

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Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter stating all the required minimum qualifications and any of the applicable preferred qualifications

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