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Business Consultant

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The cover letter of application should address the following: “We believe the SBDC attracts people who are generous with their time and energy. In our work, our employees say empathy - understanding of a service to others – is important to both their role at the SBDC and their personal life. In your letter, please describe instances where empathy is evidenced in your work and/or personal life. Additionally, please discuss why you are interested in supporting the mission and culture of our organization.

Position Information

Position Information

Faculty Rank Open Rank
Posting Number 2017_00334F
Posting Type
Official Title Open Rank (Public Service)
Working Title Business Consultant
Title Code 55194
Retirement Plan
Salary Range Up to $65,000
Job Summary

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 area as a business consultant. Applicants must have a good working knowledge of all business functions, including financial analysis, business research, marketing, and accounting. Faculty rank is based on UGA ranking policy which can be found at

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have a Master’s degree in business or related field and have a good working knowledge of all business functions, including: financial analysis, business research, marketing, and accounting. 3 or more years prior banking or accounting experience and the ability to network. Must have knowledge of the Athens area economic development community,

Preferred Qualifications
Degree Level Masters
Posting Date 04/12/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Closing Date
Appointment Status Regular
Location of Vacancy Athens Area

Supplemental Questions

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents