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We are currently recruiting for several passionate individuals to join our Project Optimize team. These positions are located statewide and are limited term engagements.

WWBIC’s Project Optimize is a targeted initiative to provide education, training and business coaching to women and socially/economically disadvantaged business owners who have been affected by Covid-19.  Not only will we triage and support businesses today, but also during the road to recovery ahead. Optimizing is about making the most effective use of a situation, opportunity or resource. It’s about being part of the solution!

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Project Optimize Small Business Advisor

One full-time, limited term position: Madison

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This full time position is responsible for working with business owners and entrepreneurs directly affected by Covid-19. Core responsibilities include conducting quick assessments and triaging needs of small businesses. The Advisor will be the liaison between education and lending departments to ensure these businesses receive the most appropriate services for their situation. The Advisor will review business plans, discuss financing and resource options, prepare clients to be loan-ready, and ensure required loan documents are assembled to expedite access to appropriate resources and business capital. Particular focus will be to ensure clients understand and know how to access emergency relief capital such as SBA, CDBG, WWBIC or others. The Advisor will work with other team members to assist in facilitating group mentoring and/or training sessions to help clients mitigate the current pandemic and prepare for the future as well as assist with the annual Road to Recovery Resource Fair.

This position requires a genuine desire to work with business owners of diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, 3 years related work experience, preferably with small business or in economic development, and strong communication and interpersonal skills with diverse audiences is required. Excellent relationship building, flexibility, resourcefulness, organization and communication skills and professionalism are vital for success. Strong organization, attention to detail and computer skills are needed. Previous experience serving low to moderate income individuals is preferred. Valid driver’s license & proof of insurance is required, as there will be travel associated with this position. May include some evening or weekend hours.

Benefits for full time positions include health and dental coverage, 403(b) savings plan and more. To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to

WWBIC is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional WWBIC Job Opportunities

Join the WWBIC Team! Below are additional job opportunities at WWBIC.

Credit Analyst

Flexible (Madison, WI or Greater Milwaukee area is preferred)

This part–time (20 hours/week) limited term (through December 2021) position is responsible for producing approved loans and coordinating and expanding WWBIC’s small business and micro lending programs.

The Analyst will underwrite loan applications and present comprehensive loan packages with sound financial projections for approval.   They will work closely with our clients during the loan intake and underwriting process to monitor progress, collect data & documentation and identify business assistance needs.

The Analyst will take steps to remain current on trends in community capital  and microenterprise industries, while meeting set goals for their assigned area.

The position requires at least 2 years of experience in commercial banking, under writing or accounting.  Strong written and verbal communication skills & Microsoft Office skills are needed.   A Bachelor Degree along with  familiarity with small business financing and loan servicing software is desired.  Must be able to work with a diverse community and work occasional weekend or evenings. Valid drivers license and proof of insurance is required for local travel.

To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to

WWBIC is an equal opportunity employer.

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