Employment Oportunities with New York SBDC
Job Title: Programmer/Analyst
Job Description: Posting No: R12-42
Descriptive Title: Computer Programmer
Reports to: Director of Operations
Salary Range:Commensurate with experience
FLSA Status: Exempt
Employment is with The Research Foundation for The State University of New York, a private, nonprofit, educational corporation that administers sponsored program activity for the University at Albany.
Description of Duties: The Associate Programmer/Analyst will perform a variety of technical and administrative duties in support of SBDC projects. Maintain EntreSkills and oe2 Web sites - modify existing program code as needed. Assist oe2 Program Coordinator with the review and monitoring of Web site functionality and usage. Generate monitoring and usage reports on a regular basis.
Evaluate current and new technology and make recommendations to oe2 Program Coordinator. Coordinate database of oe2 program participants, schools, organizations, etc. Work collaboratively with others who are involved in oe2 endeavors. Applicants must address in their application their ability to work with a culturally diverse population.
Employment is through The Research Foundation for SUNY is contingent upon continued funding.
Any additional tasks as directed by the Director of Operations or the State Director.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum 1-2 years software development experience OR an Associates’ Degree with a minimum of 3-5 years software development experience. Degree must be from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education (DOE) or internationally recognized accrediting organization. Programming experience in PHP, HTML, ASP.NET(VB), Java Script, SQL Server. Must understand object oriented programming concepts.
Project management experience. Excellent communication skills. Experience with hardware and networks.
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume, three work-related references, along with a letter of application to:
Director of Operations
NYS SBDC, State University Plaza, Corporate Woods Building 3rd Floor, Albany. NY 12246
Email Address: Brian.Goldstein@nyssbdc.org
Closing date for receipt of applications: until position is filled
Federal law and regulations require notice to all prospective employees regarding crimes that have occurred on campus in the current three year period. Please refer to the following website for the complete Annual Security Report (“Clery Report”): http://police.albany.edu/asr.htm
The Research Foundation for The State University of NewYork, an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer, offers exceptional benefits such as healthcare, dental, vision, pension plans, competitive pay, generous paid time off, tuition assistance, life insurance and long-term disability insurance. The University at Albany offers a variety of performing arts, world class libraries, and competitive sporting events.
Job Title: SBDC Business Advisor
Job Description: Title: SBDC Business Advisor
Department: LaGuardia Small Business Development Center/Adult and Continuing Education
Issue Date: Friday, August 24, 2012
PVN Number: RIS-1488
Functional Title: NYS Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
The LaGuardia Small Business Development Center opened its doors in October 2001 in response to the needs of small businesses after the 9/11 Disaster. Since then the Center has continued to provide professional in-depth one-to-one business advisement,entrepreneurial training and business service for start-up and existing businesses in English, Chinese and Spanish.
Duties and Responsibilities of the Business Advisor: A Regional Center, provides a comprehensive range of small business-based assistance including one-to-one client advisement in the area of business plan development; analyzes, prepares and structures financial statements, such as cash flow projections, income statements and sources and uses statements; provides assistance in automated and manual record keeping systems; and assists clients with market related issues such as advertising, promotional functions, market surveys, and other related topics.
Implements and/or participates in training sessions sponsored by the SBDC and provides follow up services as necessary to attendees. Sessions are in many forms including long term classroom situations, single and multi day conferences where relevant topics are discussed in open forums, and in other public situations.
Gathers written feedback from assisted clients for program service refinement and promotional purposes.
Acts as a clearinghouse for information for clients and other interested individuals and refers, when appropriate, those individuals to outside entities that can provide additional support services.
Provides direct assistance to junior staff in meeting client and program objectives.
Coordinates student intern program including screening, selection and performance evaluations. Interfaces when necessary with campus faculty sponsors.
Complexity of Duties:
• Providing quality one-to-one advisement to a varied and complex
range of clientele requires a wide breadth of knowledge in many
areas. Many clients can be serviced on a short term basis while
other clients require long term counseling depending upon the
client's level of expertise or the sophistication of the venture.
• Sufficient organizational skills are critical in maintaining a
high level of activity while adapting to the time-sensitive nature
of business decision making.
• Conducting an SBDC sponsored training event is a complicated task
that involves careful planning including:
a) Identifying a topic that effectively addresses
an identified need in the business community
b) Securing the services of the appropriate field
c) Selecting time, date and location for the event
d) Providing follow-on one-on-one advisement to
attendees when requested
e) Gathering feedback from attendees
to evaluate the quality of the event and
help identify topics for future events
• Establishing a comprehensive network of professional contacts for
referral purposes is an important component of an advisor's
responsibilities. The credibility of the advisor and the program
can be jeopardized if a referral is made to an individual or
organization that is ill suited to meet the client's needs. New
contacts are established on an on going basis so that resources
can be utilized in response to an ever-changing business climate.
• Ability to fulfill program set goals.
• Ability and ease of providing one-on-one business advisement and
presenting workshops and seminars in Spanish.
Salary:$41,000 - $46,000
The position requires no less than three years experience in
private sector business or related public technical assistance
The position requires a Bachelors Degree in the area of
business, management, finance, economics, marketing or related field.
Microsoft Word and Excel required
Excellent presentation and pedagogical skills required
Strong writing ability also required
Fluency in the Spanish (written, spoken) language is required
Position will remain open until 10/24/2012 or until filled.
THE RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/ AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, E-VERIFY EMPLOYER
E-Verify (English, Spanish)
Right to Work (English, Spanish)
Apply here: http://www.rfcuny.org/hr/pvn/cgi-bin/show_job.asp?pvn=RIS-1488