This executive level position in the Deese College of Business and Economics has day-to-day management responsibility for the Small Business Technology Development Center’s (SBTDC) regional service center at North Carolina A&T State University, which serves a 4-county region in central North Carolina. This includes responsibility for management of the Regional Center at NCATSU providing business counseling, management education, research and technical assistance services to small to mid-sized business owners, would-be entrepreneurs and individuals and firms developing new product technologies and/or markets. This position is relatively autonomous and manages both staff and budget.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The North Carolina SBTDC is a business advisory resource for growing and developing businesses. Our highly skilled professionals provide services statewide from offices hosted by campuses of The University of North Carolina System. The SBTDC operates in formal partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Defense Logistics Agency and others, making it a unique and valued asset in the economic development infrastructure of North Carolina. Business, government, and university leaders recognize the SBTDC's value and impact.
The effectiveness of SBTDC services is confirmed by ongoing client evaluations and annual independent verification of our economic impact. SBTDC programs and services are regularly reviewed by federal and state funding partners. The SBTDC also undergoes a rigorous external accreditation review every 4-5 years, and has been continuously accredited without conditions since 1988.
Internal job number: 001061
Candidate must have a bachelor's degree with five years of relevant experience in business management/consulting. Broad general knowledge of business principles and practices and excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required. Ability to develop and manage multiple projects and proven ability to work effectively with both the academic and business communities.
Master's degree with five years of relevant experience in business management/consulting, or bachelor's degree with seven years of relevant experience.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!