Center Director, Lynchburg Regional Small Business Development Center
The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance seeks a Center Director for the Lynchburg Regional Small Business Development Center. Responsible for managing and directing the day-to-day operations of the local LRSBDC Center which serves an 8 city/town/county region. The Center Director will actively engage in advising new business startups or business project expansions in the Lynchburg Regional SBDC service region while effectively balancing other administrative, fundraising and outreach responsibilities. The Director will facilitate the planning and execution of business seminars, classes and workshops for entrepreneurs, business owners, and managers. The Director will ensure adequate funding is secured to meet budget In addition, the Director will promote the services and resources of the SBDC by working with local governments, community organizations and businesses, and participating in activities that promote the overall health and well-being of businesses in the service area.
Candidates must have experience in small business ownership, management and consulting, appropriate administrative experience and strong communication skills to direct, manage and market the program within the community. Experience starting and managing a small business, training, accounting, budgeting, banking, and/or e-commerce, a plus. Master’s degree in business or related field, or equivalent experience in relevant field is preferred.
Send resumes to Hiring Manager, LRBA, 300 Lucado Place, Lynchburg, VA 24504 or [email protected] Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. No phone calls, please.