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Marketing & Communications Manager – Milwaukee

Use your creative power to change the world! WWBIC is a national leader in the microcredit field where we help people put their entrepreneurial dreams to work every day. We’re looking for an experienced marketing professional to drive those dreamers to our programs … and to share the impact of our work throughout Wisconsin’s communities.

This full-time position is responsible for developing, managing and supporting the statewide marketing and communications efforts for WWBIC and our social business venture, Coffee With A Conscience®. Will closely work with team members to develop key messages for all audiences that communicate the WWBIC brand professionally and consistently. The Manager will plan and implement a wide-range of initiatives including graphic design, copywriting, content marketing, digital and social media, annual program guides, collateral materials, event support, photography and daily communication duties. Responsible for supervising one part-time marketing assistant.

Minimum three to five years experience, preferably in marketing, project management or related areas. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required. Must have familiarity and skill with the ‘tools of the trade’ including written communication, photography, product management, graphic design and creative services. Demonstrable Microsoft Office (particularly Microsoft Word, PowerPoint) and Adobe Creative Cloud skills (particularly InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop). Experience utilizing numerous professional social media sites and tools for business. Strong verbal and written communication skills with diverse audiences, organizational prowess and attention to detail. Ability to prioritize and manage large volumes of work – with multiple deadlines – in a busy office is vital. Valid drivers license & proof of insurance required. Ideal person is flexible, positive and has a sense of humor.

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

Associate Director of Veterans Business Outreach Center – Milwaukee/Madison/Racine, WI preferred but location is flexible

The Veteran’s Business Outreach Center Program is funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Veterans Business Development and is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services to veterans. WWBIC will be hosting the Veterans Business Outreach Center in Milwaukee, covering a 3-state region. We are currently recruiting for a team player to support the Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) program and our mission.

The Associate Director is responsible for assisting the Director with VBOC strategy, conducting Boots to Business events throughout the service area, conducting one-on-one sessions with Active Duty Service Members, Veterans and military connected family members to start or grow a small business. In addition the Associate Director will support the development and launch of veteran initiatives, the execution of marketing strategy and the generation of VBOC success stories.

The position requires Bachelor’s Degree and related experience along with the ability to travel extensively both within WI, IL, MN and nationally. A U.S. Veteran, significant experience administering veteran entrepreneurship programs, and prior business ownership experience is preferred. Valid driver’s license & proof of insurance is required.

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