Business Outreach Specialist (Part-Time) - Tenders Global

Business Outreach Specialist (Part-Time)

University of Texas at Arlington

Position Information

Posting Number S04247P
Position Title Business Outreach Specialist (Part-Time)
Department Business
Location Arlington
Job Family Administrative Support
Position Status Part-time
Work Hours Flexible
Work Schedule
Open to External and Internal
Salary Salary is commensurate based on qualifications and relevant experience.
Duration Funding expected to continue
Pay Basis Monthly
Benefits Eligible No
Job Summary Serve as a vital member of the Veterans Business Outreach Center and UTA Community Navigator programs to provide one-on-one technical assistance to veteran small business owners, including one-on-one assistance with U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loan, grant, and COVID-19 relief programs as well as one-on-one business consultations to disseminate and/or explain information regarding access to capital and funding opportunities, financial statement analysis and other small business growth and development initiatives.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Required to provide one-on-one technical assistance and information face-to-face, email, phone, webinar, or other effective communications, including business plan development, mentor referral, access to capital and funding opportunities and other small business resources with support from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Small Business Development Centers (SBDC), Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE), Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC), University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) departments, and other small business community resource partners.

  • Ensures that all required loan documents are complete and accurate according to policies, procedures, and regulations. Assists in filling out loan applications including but not limited to U.S. Small Business Administration loan programs.
  • Assists in presenting relevant information pertaining to SBA loan programs including but not limited to webinars, workshops, meetings, and short courses.
  • Required to attend local and regional outreach events and act as the unit liaison with outside agencies including the SBA, SBDC, SCORE,PTAC, local EDCs, other entrepreneurial resource partners and veteran service organizations (VSOs).
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field.
  • Two (2) years’ experience of Small Business Administration or financial services function to include thorough knowledge of SBA 7(A), SBA 504, SBA Express Loans, Micro Loans and COVID-19 relief programs, i.e., PPP, EIDL, SVOG, RRF, etc.
  • Must have comprehensive knowledge of current SBA loan programs including but not limited to COVID-19 relief programs and all areas of the different loan options including documentation preparation and funding of loans of varying size and complexity.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, both oral and written

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with ability to work independently, with minimal supervision while supporting loan operations, commercial lenders, and clients to complete tasks associated with loan origination and servicing of loans.

Preferred Qualifications
  • US Military veteran preferred.
  • Experience as a small business consultant and/or startup business advisor.
  • Financial Services, Banking, or Accounting background is a plus.

Working Conditions Exposure to standard office conditions including in-person and virtual interaction with clients.
Ability to lift 30 pounds, bending, lifting, and moving.
Capacity to travel to military installations and other outreach locations throughout Texas
Special Conditions for Eligibility
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EEO Statement

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.

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Open Until Filled Yes
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