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SBDC Training Coordinator

Texas A&M International University
Job Location:
Laredo, Texas
Economic and Business Development
SBDC Training Coordinator

Job Title
SBDC Training Coordinator

Texas A&M International University

Small Business Development Center

Proposed Minimum Salary
$17.55 hourly

Job Location
Laredo, Texas

Job Type

Job Description

Job Summary

The SBDC (Small Business Development Center) Training Coordinator, under general supervision, coordinates and develops training classes, training schedules and deliveries, works with the point of contact at host agencies, and markets training classes to clients and the small business community.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Market the SBDC and training classes to the public through various methods to include media, digital marketing, and social media.
  • Advise on website structure and activity. Serves as the subject matter specialist for training program development.
  • Schedule training sessions to include selecting speakers and preparing marketing materials/brochures. Receive and utilized professional development training. Develops and delivers small business training.
  • Maintains training information in the Management Information System (MIS) in accordance with federal, state, and System Member requirements.
  • Initiate and maintain relationships with key stakeholders to include SBA (Small Business Administration) and its resource partners, Chamber of Commerce, economic development organizations and lenders. Media appearances may be required.
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.

Minimum Requirements
  • Education - Bachelor's degree (Business Administration, Public Administration, Communications, Journalism, Economic Development or related field).
  • Experience - Three years of related experience.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Knowledge and Abilities

Knowledge of:
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and database applications.
Ability to:
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Strong oral communication skills and the ability to effectively interact in individual and group engagements.
  • Strong written communication skills and the ability to generate traditional and electronic correspondence
  • Exercise initiative and appropriate independent judgement.
  • Multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Preferred Knowledge and Abilities
  • Bilingual: (English/Spanish).
Licensing / Professional Certification - None

Physical Requirements - None

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Supervision of Others

This position generally does not supervise employees.

Other Requirements
  • Ability to communicate in English and Spanish is required.
  • Evening and weekend work required.
  • Attends conferences and networking events.
First review of applications will be February 24, 2022

Salary: $17.55/hourly

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT: During the application process you have only one opportunity to enter the requested information, upload documents and Submit the application. You will not be able to make changes or add additional documents once you "Submit" the application materials. The software does not allow you to "Save" your application and return to complete the process at a later time. The page "My Experience" has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload files. Be sure to include:
  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • At least 3 professional references and their full contact information, and
  • Unofficial transcripts (if applicable)
Applications received by Texas A&M International University must have all job application data entered. Failure to provide all job application data could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. "See resume" is not an acceptable entry in the job application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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