Area Director - University of Georgia Small Business Development Center

Posted By: Melody Banks Job Board,

Position to be filled by:  December 2023

Company: University of Georgia Small Business Development Center

Location: Columbus, GA

Category: State Government

Position Type: Full-Time

Education Requirement: Master's Degree

Experience Requirement: 3-5 years

Salary: $85k

How to Apply:

A Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Area Director is a public service faculty position reporting to the District Director. The persons in this position are responsible for delivering programs to individuals, businesses, communities, organizations, and other public agencies in their assigned geographic territory. This charge requires a broad base of business knowledge, excellent analytical skills, and the ability to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously. These duties require the integration of business theory and practice, thus necessitating professional development activities. Area Directors must also manage the performance and daily operations of their assigned office. Exceptional interpersonal skills and a solid business education are required to consult with and train small business owners and entrepreneurs. This position is located in Columbus, GA covering the Columbus SBDC territory. Multi-county travel is required.