Minority Business Development Coordinator

City of Charlottesville, VA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Other; Non-Department Head
  • Salary: Starting amount will be between $21.78 and $26.45 an hour
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 43,475
  • Where: Charlottesville, VA
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Dec 4 2018



Application Deadline: Continuous/Open Until Filled.

Want to make a positive impact and enhance the quality of life for all in our community? Help the Charlottesville Office of Economic Development deliver on its mission to serve as a catalyst for public and private initiatives that create employment opportunities and a vibrant and sustainable economy. The Charlottesville Office of Economic Development is seeking a qualified candidate to join our team who is highly motivated and who strives for success by demonstrating Charlottesville's Core Values of Leadership, Trust, Creativity, Respect, and Excellence.

The starting amount will be between $21.78 and $26.45 an hour ($45,302.40 to $55,016 annually).

This position performs professional work related to the development and coordination of the City's Minority Business Program including outreach and technical assistance to internal and external stakeholders, and facilitation of cooperative resource networks for stakeholders in minority business development. Actively participates with the Office of Economic Development team, participating in other programs and projects as assigned.

The Minority Business Development Coordinator position allows the Office of Economic Development the opportunity to enhance existing services, programs, and offerings, as well as create new and innovative efforts to help advance woman- and minority-owned businesses in Charlottesville. Additionally, this position will allow for better collaboration with the Division of Procurement's Minority Business Procurement Coordinator as an integrated Minority Business Program is developed and implemented.

Minimum Qualifications:
•Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in business, public administration, finance or economics or a related field;
•A minimum of two years of professional experience in business, planning, public administration, finance or economics.

Preferred Qualifications:
•Minority Business Development experience highly preferred;
•Marketing/Communication, Public Outreach, and Public Presentation experience highly preferred;
•Policy Formation experience.

TO APPLY: to view the complete job posting and to apply, visit our employment website listed. Applications are only accepted online through our employment website. The City of Charlottesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Values Diversity at All Levels of its Workforce.