Employment Opportunities 

Get to know the Georgia SBDC Consultants and how we help Small Businesses expand Georgia’s economy every day!

The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a statewide provider of management consulting and training for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.  As part of a nationwide network of SBDC programs, the SBDC in Georgia has offices in 17 locations across the state.  With graduate business educations and backgrounds in many different fields our consultants help owners analyze all aspects of their business to identify areas for management improvement and business growth.  Successful candidates must enjoy not only working with a wide variety of business types and issues, but derive satisfaction from helping others increase their opportunities for success.  As a part of the University of Georgia's public service and outreach program, and in collaboration with other units of the University System of Georgia, the SBDC offers qualified individuals the opportunity to engage in fulfilling business and economic development efforts while helping grow the next generation of successful entrepreneurs.  The Georgia SBDC is viewed as one of the best programs of its type in the country and is accredited by the national Association of SBDCs and the U.S. Small Business Administration.

If you have questions about any SBDC employment opportunities, please email sbdcjobs@georgiasbdc.org

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Available Positions

Program Coordinator - Dekalb

The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center

The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, DeKalb office, seeks a Program Coordinator I. The SBDC Program Coordinator is a classified employee responsible for being the first point of contact with the public, and who assists the Business Consultants and Area Director with client program development, program delivery, client management and administration. The position requires the ability to provide clerical support for the office, while effectively managing multiple projects simultaneously. The program coordinator is responsible for the marketing of local SBDC programs and delivers introductory presentations to prospective clients and inquirers. This person also conducts introductory meetings and provides basic introductory business information via telephone, email and in person. Requires Bachelor’s degree in business or related field and business experience.

To apply, please visit https://www.ugajobsearch.com and search for posting 20150392.


Business Consultant - Athens

The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center

Are you an experienced business professional? Would you like to have an impact on your community and make a difference? Are you committed to service?

The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, Athens office, seeks an experienced management professional with strong skills in financial analysis, business budgeting, small business lending practices, and problem solving to serve the Athens and Northeast Georgia area as a business consultant. Applicants must have a good working knowledge of all business functions, including: financial analysis, business research, marketing, and accounting. Knowledge of the Athens area economic development community and the ability to network is a plus. Candidates must have a Master's Degree in business or a related field. For a more detailed job description, please see www.georgiasbdc.org.

Salary up to $63,000, based on experience, with an excellent benefits package

Job description

Send resume and letter of application to reach our office by July 27th, 2015 to:

Allan Adams, State Director (Athens Business Consultant Position)
The University of Georgia, Small Business Development Center
1180 E. Broad Street, Athens, GA 30602-5412

or

email it to sbdcjobs@georgiasbdc.org


Business Consultant - Albany

The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center

The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, Albany office, seeks an experienced business professional with a strong financial and general business background to serve the Southwest Georgia area as a business consultant. Applicants must have a good working knowledge of all business functions, including: financial analysis, business research, marketing, and accounting. Financial analysis skills are a plus.

Candidates must have a Master's Degree in business or a related field.

Salary up to $63,000, based on experience, with an excellent benefits package.

Job description

Send resume and letter of application to reach our office by July 27th, 2015 to:

Allan Adams, State Director (Albany Business Consultant Position)
The University of Georgia, Small Business Development Center
1180 E. Broad Street, Athens, GA 30602-5412

or

email it to sbdcjobs@georgiasbdc.org

The position will remain opened until filled.


All applications for employment must be submitted exactly as specified in the announcement document.


The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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For me, it was not only beneficial, but vital to develop this relationship with Erica and the SBDC. I won’t go through this process again without her help in making sure I have everything in line.

- Leela Barney, owner