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Women's Small Business Coach & Program Associate

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  • Manage the Entrepreneur Support Service Program (Year-round

personalized business assistance, workshops, and referrals available for over

400 EWI students, alumni, and community entrepreneurs) by:

a)Planning and developing group training sessions that provide small business owners with the tools and skills needed to be successful.

b)Recruit and manage expert consultants, contractors, or volunteers that can provide in-depth technical assistance or required services to small business owners.

c)Assist in hiring the new team of interns and support volunteers for all programs.

d)Provide one-on-one advising to aspiring and existing small business owners to help improve their core business skills.

e)Help clients navigate the licensing/registration process to start, expand, close, or sell a business.

f) Manage all client activities from inquiry, assessment, client service delivery, recording, and follow-through.

g) Connect clients with other LEDC services and available resources in the DMV.

  • Provide ongoing administrative support in the

management of the EWI' ETS and GMB programs, including applicant intake

management; scheduling and conducting interviews with new clients; follow

through and overseeing the intake process; and tracking client data.

  • Conduct ongoing research about business tools

and resources, news that might affect the entrepreneurial ecosystem, business

licensing, and small business development opportunities.  

  • Collaborate with Program Manager in the programmatic planning and execution of EWI programs

Monitoring & Evaluation:

  • Capture client data through intake forms,

maintain accurate client records, and collaborate with the Program Manager to meet program goals and benchmarks.

  • Work with the senior staff to develop and

implement effective M&E strategies to produce accurate reports that

demonstrate impact on our clients’ lives and the community

  • Provide administrative support including reconciliation of data needed for reporting, data entry, translation of materials from English to Spanish, drafting the email communications, and more.

Outreach, Recruitment & Partnerships:

  • Conduct community outreach to build a strong network of partners and service providers to offer comprehensive assistance to LEDC’s clients
  • Promote EWI Programs services in different platforms, forums, and events as needed.
  • Build new strategic partnerships, cultivate existing ones, and develop mutually beneficial incentives to offer greater opportunities to ensure clients' professional and personal success.
  • Develop effective strategies to build new partnerships for recruiting interns and professionals volunteers including entrepreneurship mentors, business coaches, guest speakers, and workshop presenters.

Marketing and Communication:

  • Assist in marketing various programs and initiatives, communications, and social media.

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of small business experience

with a strong understanding of business functions such as

licensing/registration, operations, financial management, and marketing.

  • Experience helping clients turn their idea into a formal business.
  • Experience working with diverse population, including minorities and immigrants.
  • In-depth knowledge of industries such as construction, child development, cleaning, cosmetology and restaurant/catering.
  • Experience developing business plans,nfinancials, and educating entrepreneurs on access to capital.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to build trust with small business clients.  
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish.
  • Ability to multi-task, coordinate several projects simultaneously, and prioritize deadlines.
  • Bachelors in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, or related field.
  • Strong computer skills (Spreadsheets, PowerPoint, Social Media, Communication tools)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience running a small business.
  • Certified financial counselor
  • Knowledge of basic business accounting.
  • Knowledge of federal regulations pertaining to small businesses

LEDC is an EEO employer committed to providing

equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. In accordance with

applicable laws, regulations, and Executive Orders, LEDC takes affirmative

action to ensure that applicants and employees covered are not discriminated

against because of their race, color, religion, national origin, sex (gender),

age, disability, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, personal

appearance, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, political

affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic

that is protected by applicable law. For more information about your equal

employment opportunity rights, please view this poster: EEO is the Law. LEDC

also participates in E-Verify.



  • Manage the Entrepreneur Support Service Program (Year-round

personalized business assistance, workshops, and referrals available for over

400 EWI students, alumni, and community entrepreneurs) by:


Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    29 de noviembre de 2021
  • Educación
  • Nivel Profesional
USD $48.000 - USD $52.000
/ año


Temporalmente A Distancia
El trabajo se puede realizar en o cerca de Washington, DC
Ubicación Asociada
1401 Columbia Rd NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA

Aplicar a: Oportunidad de empleo


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