BUSINESS COUNSELOR COORDINATOR

LOCATION:  Liston Center 508 N. Main, El Dorado Springs, MO 

Join our Team in being a strong contribution to the overall performance and success of the New Growth program(s).

APPLICANT MUST complete West Central’s application before being fully considered for this position.  Please see details below.

Please include the position title and posting number (BCC070824) on your application.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Business Counselor Coordinator (BCC) is responsible for providing overall programmatic support to the Women’s Business Center (WBC) Director and coordinating the operations of the WBC.  You will be working with individuals interested in starting or growing a small business.   The BCC will provide one-on-one counseling to clients in order to help them access the resources, information and knowledge required for their business development.  

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree with two years experience in communications, business administration, business development, public administration, or related social science.  An equivalent combination or education and experience may be acceptable.   

Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office and possess the ability to use a variety of software applications including unit specific software.  Ability to use basic office equipment (i.e., phone systems, copying machines, scanner/printers, and computers). 

Be a positive team player with excellent people skills.  Have the ability to communicate and work professionally with all clients and co-workers with a positive attitude while motivating and inspiring others. 

DETAILS:  This is a full time position working 36 hours per week at the Liston Center in El Dorado Springs, MO.

Wage: $21.37/hr.  Months of experience:  24.  Starting date:  Immediately.  Application deadline: Open until position filled.   Grade:  5.

EXCELLENT BENEFITS:  4-day work week, vacation, sick leave, holiday pay and employer paid health insurance.  We offer life, dental, and vision insurance; 403B Retirement Fund; Flexible Spending Account and Dependent Care Spending Account.

West Central understands the challenges of work/life balance and has instituted a compressed work week to allow staff more time for family and commitments outside of the office.

SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION:  Resumes are gladly accepted but a completed and signed application is required to apply for all job openings.  Please complete an online application on West Central’s website:  www.wcmcaa.org.  To request an application be mailed or emailed, contact Human Resources 660.476.2185 x 1107 or email: KEJones@wcmcaa.org.  Applications may be returned by mail to:  West Central Mo. Community Action Agency,  Attn:  Human Resources, 112 W. 4th St, Appleton City, MO  64724, or by fax to: 660.476.9246.

This position reflects the mission, vision, and values of West Central Missouri Community Action Agency, adheres to the agency and Community Action Code of Ethics and complies with all relevant policies, procedures, guidelines and all other regulatory and accreditation standards.

West Central Missouri Community Action Agency shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, reprisal, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law in recruitment, selection, employment, placement, promotion, training, assignment, separation or any other personnel action. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D/V/AA