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Career Opportunities

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Do you have a passion for working with businesses, community, and people?  If so, this full-time (37.5 hours per week) position may be an exciting opportunity for you to join our enthusiastic team! 

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Facilitating business planning workshops
  • One-on-one client coaching to support business planning or restructuring
  • Working closely with WorkBC Centres in the Fraser Fort George region to promote and deliver the Self Employment Program training and support
  • Administer and lead the Cariboo-Business Entrepreneur Skills Training (C-BEST) program
  • Coordinate CF functions and events
  • Coordinate the Business Review Committee meetings
  • Liaise, collaborate and support community business and development organizations across the region
  • Ensuring data entry is up-to-date in our Client Management System
  • Travelling to the outlying communities, as required

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Commerce or Business, or demonstration of equivalent experience and related background
  • Ability to provide client services support via business coaching
  • Above average communication, presentation, facilitation and analytical skills
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office programs, familiarity with Client Management Systems would be an asset
  • Ability to plan, organize, and assess multiple networking, workshops, and training activities
  • Strong administration capabilities
  • Excellent time management and prioritizing skills
  • Commercial lending knowledge would be an asset
  • Experienced in research methodologies, an asset
  • Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license are required

Please send or drop off your résumé along with a cover letter, no later than 4:00 pm on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 to:

Susan Stearns, General Manager
Community Futures Fraser Fort George
1566 – 7th Avenue
Prince George, BC  V2L 3P4

Phone: 250-562-9622
Fax:  250-562-9119

e-mail:  susans@cfdc.bc.ca

Thank you for your interest in this position.

 

BC Government
Service Canada
Western Canada
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1566 Seventh Avenue,
Prince George, BC V2L 3P4

T: 250-562-9622
F: 250-562-9119
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