The Business Analyst assists in the development and implementation
of Florida Gulf Coast University/Small Business Development Center
(FGCU/SBDC) consulting, educational, and training assistance
programs in compliance with Small Business Administration (SBA),
Florida Small Business Development Center (FSBDC), and FGCU
Typical duties include but not limited to:
• Provides direct client services including group training,
individual counseling, and speaking engagements.
• Assists with the development and implementation of FGCU/SBDC
educational and training assistance programs in compliance with
SBA, FSBDC, and FGCU guidelines.
• Assists with ensuring all deliverables for SBA achieved in a
timely manner. Required to enter all information needed in
statewide FSBDC database system.
• Represents SBDC on community outreach by serving on appropriate
boards and committees.
• Engages in the areas of chambers of commerce and other economic
• Attends and assists in all training sessions including
coordinating materials, providing logistical support to speakers,
implementing marketing plans, and other functions related to
• Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Additional Job Description
Required QualificationsBachelor’s degree from an
accredited institution in an appropriate area of
specialization.Two years of experience in general business
or small business development.Experience operating personal
computers with proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel,
PowerPoint, and Outlook) software.Valid driver’s
license.Preferred QualificationsExperience in
consulting and/or finance and accounting.Previously owned
or operated a small business.Knowledge, Skills &
AbilitiesAll employees are expected to:
• Promote a common purpose consistent with stated University goals
and demonstrate a commitment to students and the learning
environment.• Possess the knowledge of general written
standards and procedures utilized, and have the ability to read,
interpret, and follow procedural and policy manual related to the
job tasks.• Demonstrate the ability to respond to
supervision, guidance and direction in a positive, receptive manner
and in accordance with stated policies.• Provide quality
customer service by creating a welcoming and supportive
environment.• Present a professional image in word, action
and attire.• Demonstrate professionalism in dealing with a
diverse population while understanding and respecting each other’s
view of the world, personalities and working styles.• Apply
effective techniques to create working relationships with others to
achieve common goals; successfully communicates and collaborates
with others to achieve goals.• Demonstrate skills necessary
to look at situations and processes critically to make
recommendations for improvement.
FGCU is an EOE AA /F/Vet/Disability Employer.