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Regional Project Director – Appleton, WI

The Regional Project Director is a full-time position responsible for opening a new WWBIC office in Appleton, WI. Once the office is functioning, the Project Director will have responsibility for overall coordination and expansion of WWBIC’s business education and financial awareness programs for the 12- county northeast region. They will implement and direct education and outreach initiatives to meet deliverables, supervise and coach staff and volunteers, serve as liaison on partner/funder/co-provider teams that serve clients in the region, and develop, maintain and expand local and regional partnerships. In addition the Director will work collaboratively with WWBIC Staff and Advisory Council, and represent or speak on behalf of WWBIC at community or professional events.

The position requires a bachelor’s degree and at least 5 years of experience in economic development or private sector business along with direct program management and supervisory skills. Must have the ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively with diverse audiences, both in groups and one-on-one. Must have ability to work occasional evening and weekend hours and travel throughout the region. Valid drivers license & proof of insurance is required. Working knowledge of micro-enterprise and small business in preferred.

The salary is competitive, depending on qualifications. Benefits include full health and dental coverage, 403(b) savings plan and more in a family-friendly environment.

To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to patricia.lohmann@wwbic.com.

Regional Office Coordinator – Appleton, WI

The Regional Office Coordinator is a part time positon (20 hours/week) with responsibility for administrative and program support for the northeast region which is made up of 12 counties. The Coordinator will help establish and maintain a professional & friendly environment in this new office and will be the first point of contact for all phone calls and guests. In addition, they will have responsibility for a variety of administrative tasks that support our educational programming, events and regional staff. This may include class preparation & set up, collecting payments & required forms, coordinating meeting logistics and materials, event/class promotion and attending classes or events on behalf of WWBIC.

The position requires 3 years of experience in an administrative position and a high school diploma or GED. An Associate degree is preferred. Must have solid Microsoft Office skills and the ability to function independently in a fast-paced busy office. Excellent relationship building, flexibility, organization and communication skills are critical for success. Must have ability to work occasional evening and weekend hours. Valid drivers license & proof of insurance is required.

To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to patricia.lohmann@wwbic.com.

Loan Services Specialist – Milwaukee, WI

The part-time Loan Services Specialist is responsible for supporting Loan Operations by ensuring all borrower-related items are gathered prior to the loan closing, loan documents are drafted, closing packages prepared, and all loans are entered into the loan servicing system.  In addition, the LSS will perfect and release collateral, prepare disbursements, generate documents for loan payoffs, work with insurance agencies and clients to ensure insurance on collateral is up to date, and maintain organized loan files.

This position requires an Associate’s Degree and a minimum of two years of loan servicing, lending support or similar experience with small business lending.  Proficiency is essential in all Microsoft products, especially Word and Excel.  Must have excellent organization skills, strong attention to detail, and professional communication and collaboration skills.  In addition, must be able to prioritize, complete large volumes of work accurately and work well under pressure. 

Benefits include full health and dental coverage, 403(b) savings plan and more in a professional & friendly environment.

To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to patricia.lohmann@wwbic.com

Regional Office Coordinator - Milwaukee, WI

The Regional Office Coordinator if a full time positon with responsibility for maintaining a professional and friendly environment in our Milwaukee office. The Coordinator will manage the reception area and is the first point of contact for all phone calls and guests. In addition, they will have responsibility for a variety of administrative tasks that support our educational programming, events and staff. This may include ordering supplies, class preparation & set up, collecting payments & required forms, coordinating meeting logistics and materials, event/class promotion and attending classes or events on behalf of WWBIC.

The position requires 3 years of experience in an administrative position and a high school diploma or GED. An Associate degree is preferred. Must have solid Microsoft Office skills and the ability to function in a fast-paced busy office. Excellent relationship building, flexibility, organization and communication skills are critical for success. Must have ability to work occasional evening and weekend hours. Valid drivers license & proof of insurance is required.

To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to patricia.lohmann@wwbic.com.

Small Business Consultant - Racine/Kenosha, WI

This full-time position is responsible for delivery and coordination of WWBIC’s business assistance programs in the greater Racine/Kenosha and SE Wisconsin markets. Core responsibilities include: assessing needs and providing direct one-on-one or small group technical assistance and counseling to WWBIC loan clients; conducting business site visits; promoting awareness of client businesses; performing comprehensive review of business plans including marketing, financial goals, financial statements, and projections; developing action plans to achieve business goals and monitoring progress; and assisting clients in creating cash flow projections and financial analysis for guidance in making decisions.

This position requires a genuine desire to work with small business owners of diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds.  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, 3-5 years solid work experience, preferably in small business planning, business development, or business counseling and strong communication skills and professionalism is required. Having been a small business owner previously is preferred. Some travel and evening/weekend hours required

To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to patricia.lohmann@wwbic.com.