Business and Leadership Advisor - University of Georgia SBDC

Posted By: Melody Banks Job Board ,

Date Needed: August 5, 2019

Location: Athens, Georgia

Category: Business Consulting, Training and Research

Position Type: Full time

Education Requirement: Bachelor's Degree

Salary: $70,000

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Job Description & Details: The Business and Leadership Advisor is a position reporting to the UGA SBDC and Fanning Institute. The person in this position is responsible for identifying consulting, training and research resources for communities, organizations and individuals in South Georgia. This individual will assist communities in areas of leadership development and business creation, retention, and expansion. The Advisor delivers information and technical expertise to assist in planning and implementing leadership and entrepreneur development strategies. This responsibility includes linking the SBDC, Fanning Institute and other university, as well as federal and state government programs, with local development groups and businesses. This charge requires the ability to work creatively and independently. Must be skilled communicator, capable of leading high-quality training programs and facilitating meetings and group discussions. Extensive day travel required.