Small Business Center Director

Small Business Center Director


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

Goldsboro, NC


$35,342 - $53,013


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Closes: Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Target Start Date

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Expected Work Hours

M-F full time with some evenings and weekends as needed.

Reports to

Executive Director Wayne Business & Industry Center

Employment Type

Full-Time Position, 12 Month Contract

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited institution and the ability to provide start-up business counseling are required. Three or more years of business experience in an ownership or management capacity is required. Must have a valid North Carolina driver’s license with a driving record that is insurable under the Wayne Community College auto policy.


Preferred Qualifications

A National Career Readiness Certification and bilingual are preferred.

Position Description

The Director of the Small Business Center is responsible for the organization, planning, implementation and supervision of small business program services and resources. The Director provides counseling, education and training to small business owners and prospective entrepreneurs. Duties includes promoting and marketing the Small Business Center, administering an intensive schedule of entrepreneurial seminar programming, maintaining an accessible resource library for client use, and providing technical business training in a confidential and professional manner. The Director also supervises contract instructors, administrative support staff, and is responsible for maintaining an advisory board consisting of members of the business community. This position requires day, evening and weekend hours as required to administer programming and will require some travel in the area. The Director will perform all other duties as assigned by the Executive Director of the Wayne Business and Industry Center, and will work in cooperation with Wayne Community College’s internal staff and external partners in the economic development of the community.

If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.

INSTITUTION: Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College system. Located in Goldsboro, NC, the College serves Wayne and adjoining counties. Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. A Tobacco Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications, post-secondary transcripts, resume, and cover letter via ApplicantOne at No paper applications will be accepted. Applications will be screened, and the most qualified applicants interviewed. All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.


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