Location:  508 N. Main Street, El Dorado Springs, MO  64744

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 (WBC Director10122023) on your application.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Women’s Business Center (WBC) Director plans and organizes an array of business counseling services, public training and educational programs.  These programs/services are provided to women and communities that are socially and economically disadvantaged, and to any other business owners who seek support. 

REQUIREMENTS: Four-year college degree is required.  A background in business, program management, marketing, banking or financial management and with at least four years of direct experience in the private or non-profit sector.   

Computer literacy is required, being adept using PCs with a Microsoft Office Suite (especially Excel), Adobe products, and internet research.

Experience managing a federal grant program or previous work with the Small Business Administration is a plus.

Experience leading teams and managing partnerships with various stakeholders. 

Market knowledge of the area’s business and residential communities is desired.

Be a positive team player with excellent people skills.  Have the ability to communicate and work professionally

with all clients, partners, and co-workers with a positive and caring attitude.

DETAILS:  This is a full time position working 36 hours per week in El Dorado Springs, MO.  Salary: $4000– $4500/month.  Starting date:  11/01/23.  Application deadline: 10/23/2023.  Grade:  7.

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, 1) Work at West Central, 2) Application, then [Please fill out our online Application HERE ].   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