Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities with the PASBDC

The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers (PASBDC) is partially funded by Kutztown University and is located on the university’s campus. As a PASBDC team member, your employment and benefits are offered through the Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.

Opportunities Currently Available

Job Summary:

The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Center (PASBDC) seeks an Associate State Director. This position is the project leader responsible for implementing the network strategic plan including the goals, objectives and project plan to ensure a high performance and high quality of program delivery. This position acts as the PASBDC network chief compliance officer relative to the SBA cooperative agreement and DCED PREP guidelines. The responsibilities include the annual review of 15 individual centers and specialty programs under the PASBDC to enhance the delivery of services to small businesses in Pennsylvania. The Associate State Director is expected to participate in activities within the business community and with PASBDC funding partners in a manner that enhances the visibility and value of the PASBDC. The position is based at Kutztown University. Strong written and verbal communication skills and association or professional organization leadership roles are desirable. Travel in Pennsylvania is required with occasional out of state travel.

Supplemental Information:

Applications & Resumes will be accepted until position is filled, however; to ensure full consideration, application materials should be received no later than midnight February 12, 2023. A complete application must include a resume, cover letter, transcripts, and three professional references. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Job Summary:

The purpose of the position is to focus the strategic programming for the SSBCI program across the PASBDC network for Very Small Businesses (VSB’s) and Socially Economic Disadvantaged Individuals (SEDI’s) entrepreneurs who are seeking SSBCI capital for funding growth. This position is responsible for reviewing the client intake assessment needs in areas of financial, legal and accounting needs of SSBCI loan applicants and managing the client consulting project scope of work and the SSBCI consulting, coaching, mentoring team to ensure a successful client loan closing outcome.

The position acts as the point of contact for the network on matters related to achieving and being a leader in the nation for our SSBCI capital acquisition goals and plays a key role on achieving our strategic goal for the network for capital acquisition. The position also delivers educational and consulting growth services. The position also identifies training programming needs and schedules webinars for SSBCI clients to participate including the peer-to-peer learning cohorts that will meet on a regular basis to share best practices while acting as an accountable peer group. This position will be based at Kutztown University with some expected travel throughout eastern Pennsylvania.

Official offer of employment and start date will be contingent upon the execution of a signed grant award from the funder and the release of the grant funds to the SSBCI, which we anticipate happening in February, 2023

Supplemental Information:

Applications & Resumes will be accepted until position is filled, however; to ensure full consideration, application materials should be received no later than end of day February 5, 2023.

All applications for this position must be submitted via our online application/resume system ONLY. Please do not fax, mail, or e-mail any documentation.

Job Summary:

The purpose of the position is to focus the strategic programming for the SSBCI program across the PASBDC network for Very Small Businesses (VSB’s) and Socially Economic Disadvantaged Individuals (SEDI’s) entrepreneurs who are seeking SSBCI capital for funding growth. This position is responsible for reviewing the client intake assessment needs in areas of financial, legal and accounting needs of SSBCI loan applicants and managing the client consulting project scope of work and the SSBCI consulting, coaching, mentoring team to ensure a successful client loan closing outcome.

The position acts as the point of contact in the PA western region on matters related to achieving and being a leader in the nation for our SSBCI capital acquisition goals and plays a key role on achieving our strategic goal for the network for capital acquisition. The position also delivers educational and consulting growth services. The position also identifies training programming needs and schedules webinars for SSBCI clients to participate including the peer-to-peer learning cohorts that will meet on a regular basis to share best practices while acting as an accountable peer group. This position will be based at one of the PA SBDC programs in western Pennsylvania, depending on the residency of the applicant.

Official offer of employment and start date will be contingent upon the execution of a signed grant award from the funder and the release of the grant funds to the SSBCI, which we anticipate happening in February, 2023

Supplemental Information:

Applications & Resumes will be accepted until position is filled, however; to ensure full consideration, application materials should be received no later than end of day February 5, 2023.

All applications for this position must be submitted via our online application/resume system ONLY. Please do not fax, mail, or e-mail any documentation.

Job Summary:

The purpose of the position is to focus the strategic accounting services for programming of the SSBCI program across the PASBDC network for Very Small Businesses (VSB’s) and Socially Economic Disadvantaged Individuals (SEDI’s) entrepreneurs who are seeking SSBCI capital for funding growth. This position is responsible for assessing and resolving the accounting needs of SSBCI loan applicants. The position manages the client consulting project scope of work and supervisors the contract employees assigned to help resolve a client accounting or IRS issue prior to the client getting to the loan closing. The position does also provide direct SSBCI consulting, coaching, mentoring to the SSBCI professional team and to SSBCI certified clients to ensure a successful client loan closing outcome.

The position also identifies training modules for accounting, tax compliance, Quickbooks programming needs and schedules webinars for SSBCI clients to participate including the peer-to-peer learning cohorts that will meet on a regular basis to share best practices while acting as an accountable peer group. As a Quickbooks, certified ProAdvisor this position plays a critical strategic role with delivering the goals of the U.S. Treasury SSBCI TA program at KU for the Commonwealth.

Official offer of employment and start date will be contingent upon the execution of a signed grant award from the funder and the release of the grant funds to the SSBCI, which we anticipate happening in February, 2023

Supplemental Information:

Applications & Resumes will be accepted until position is filled, however; to ensure full consideration, application materials should be received no later than end of day February 12, 2023.

All applications for this position must be submitted via our online application/resume system ONLY. Please do not fax, mail, or e-mail any documentation.