Program Coordinator- Minority Women's Bu...
City of Savannah 46 reviews - Savannah, GA

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The purpose of this job is to support the growth of minority and women owned business within the City.

Essential Job Functions:

Develops and maintains a clearinghouse of information on all minority/women businesses within the Savannah area. Develops and promotes information on technical assistance, training, business opportunities, and bidding opportunities within the City that are open to minority/women businesses. Develops and disseminates plans and specifications for upcoming contracts; provides technical support and assistance to businesses in preparing bids and maintaining contracts.
Facilitates workshops and training activities to ensure businesses develop the necessary skills and abilities to be successful. Facilitates activities to link prospective bidders with agencies, governmental organizations, contractors, subcontractors, and other businesses. Provides information on certification as minority/women enterprise and/or registration as a vendor/bidder. Regularly updates and maintains appropriate website to support minority/women business enterprise and disseminate information. Assesses the City's progress in securing the services of minority/women businesses. Prepares and maintains records and reports for internal and external purposes.Coordinates public and agency meetings and activities related to the Minority/Women Business Enterprise Program. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Public Administration, or Urban Studies (Master's Degree preferred) plus two years of professional work experience in procurement and/or business services to assist minority/women business enterprise or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. We are seeking friendly,customer-oriented candidates who are organized, computer proficient and have a demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks and projects. Due to the constant contact with City officials, employees, and the public, excellent customer service and interpersonal skills are essential. Attention to detail and ability to work under tight dead lines will be helpful. Valid driver's license required. Background investigation, including supervised drug screen, and post-offer/pre-employment medical screen required. Verification of education, certification and licenses will be required prior to employment. Work Location : 2 E. Bay St Normal Work Schedule: 8:15 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday- Friday

The final score on this examination will consist of a rating of education and experience, plus veterans preference points, if eligible. The names of all competitors rated eligible for appointment will be placed on the proper register according to their final score.

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