Business Development Specialist (International Trade Focus)
Entrepreneurship and Business Development
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Full-time position with the SIU Carbondale Office of
Economic and Regional Development within the Illinois Small Business Development
Center. This is a term position and is subject to renewal based on satisfactory
performance and funding availability.
Qualifications/Duties Specific to Business Development Specialist, International
Trade Focus: Master's degree in Business Administration, International
Business, International Studies or related field preferred AND a minimum of 2
years experience in assisting companies with exporting and international trade
that included excellent communication skills, computer skills (including word
processing, spreadsheet, power point, and internet business research).
Certification as a Global Business Professional (CGBP) and/or Illinois
Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth Association (IESBGA) business
specialist is preferred. Fluency in one or more languages in addition to English
Anticipated Start Date: Tuesday, January 3, 2013.
Midpoint salary is $3488 per month plus SIU Carbondale benefits.
Application Deadline: November 16, 2012 or until filled.
Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, resume, and contact
information for three references to:
SIU Carbondale Office of Economic & Regional
ATTN: Business Development Search Committee
1740 Innovation Drive
Carbondale, Illinois 62903
Email applications will not be accepted. Please note the
position for which you are applying in your cover letter.
S IU Carbondale
is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and
will receive consideration.