Business & Loans Advisor

Company
Elgin Business Resource Centre
Industry
Business Finance
Location
St. Thomas, ON
Required Experience
Experience in business consulting and loan management, including security registration
Job Type
Full-time, Contract
Education/Credentials
Post-secondary diploma or degree
Resume
Required
Cover Letter
Required
Application deadline
03/19/2024

Company: Elgin Business Resource Centre

Industry:

Location: St. Thomas, ON

Required Experience: Experience in business consulting and loan management, including security registration

Job Type: Full-time, Contract

Education/Credentials: Post-secondary diploma or degree

Resume: Required

Cover Letter: Required

Application deadline: 03/19/2024


Job Description

Business & Loans Advisor

Posted March 5, 2024

The Elgin Business Resource Centre, also known as an Elgin-Community Futures Development Corporation (Elgin-CFDC) is one of 267 federally-funded, non-profit organizations delivering the Community Futures Program across rural Canada. We are currently seeking a Business & Loans Advisor to work from our office in St. Thomas, Ontario.

Key Responsibilities

 
Assisting clients in the preparation of their Business Plans
 
Counselling clients on business issues including regulations, marketing, and financial matters
 
Analyzing & preparing loan submissions for consideration by the General Manager & Board of Directors
 
Conducting client visits, outreach and promotion of CFDC services in the community
 
Establishing networks with financial providers and other sources of referral
 
Loan monitoring and assisting with collection of any demand loans

Ideal Candidate Qualifications

 
Post-secondary diploma or degree
 
Entrepreneurial experience or previous business ownership
 
Strong proficiency in business, commerce, finance
 
Experience in business consulting and loan management, including security registration
 
Proficiency in computer software programs, including MS Office
 
Strong analytical skills and ability to review Business Plans and Financial Statements
 
Excellent written and oral communication skills, public-speaking and facilitation ability
 
Valid driver’s license and vehicle

Compensation

The starting annual salary range for this full-time 6-month contract position is $40,000 – $50,000, commensurate with qualifications and experience, and a possibility of leading to a permanent position. Job shadowing and training is available for the position. Benefits include a 3% matching contribution to a self-directed RRSP, and Health, Dental and Vision coverage starting after three months of employment. Office hours are 8:30am –4:30pm Monday to Thursday, Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm. Start date is flexible pending availability.

To explore this exciting opportunity to support economic development and help businesses and entrepreneurs throughout St. Thomas & Elgin County, applicants are encouraged to submit their cover letter and resume no later than 4:00pm on Tuesday, March 19, 2024, to:

Elgin Business Resource Centre (EBRC) Elgin CFDC
300 South Edgeware Road (Unit 1)
St. Thomas, ON, N5P 4L1
Attention: Management
Email: sfoshay@elgincfdc.ca

All applicants are appreciated, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.