Title: Project Manager
Type of Employment: Full-time EEO – Manager (scale $45,000 – $55,000)
Pay Rate: TBD + benefits
Task Supervisor: WV Hive Executive Director
The Project Manager will work with the WV Hive Executive Director, along with the WV Hive team to perform high-level professional work related to the support of NRGRDA entrepreneurship initiatives, and primarily in relation to the work on the Community and Business Resilience Initiative (CBRI) project associated with the ACT Now Coalition Build Back Better USEDA Regional Challenge. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication and coordination skills, be tech savvy, and will confidently work with entrepreneurs and small business owners, CBRI project partners, high-level executives, CRAN (Country Roads Angel Network) accredited investors, funders, partners, and community members.
This position is responsible for leading the CBRI project and overseeing the completion of project deliverables by a set deadline to meet grant requirements. Their duties include assisting the WV Hive Executive Director with budget oversite and working with staff and business clients to make decisions and monitor the progress of the project to keep it on schedule and adhere to deadlines. Additionally, the project manager will work closely with the WV Hive executive director and partners on the development of a green business practices curriculum and materials and will be responsible for coordination and oversite of the trainings, as well as facilitation of various training activities, as part of the grant.
Within 3 months of beginning hire, successful candidate must obtain the following training and
certifications if not currently held:
Works indoors at Hive locations, with home office location at the WV Hive Business Hub in Beckley, as well as traveling to client locations, membership recruitment meetings, and training and events.
Must be able to complete all physical demands of the job, which may include, but not be limited to sitting or standing for extended periods, operating a motor vehicle, performing routine tasks, carrying supplies, and reading normal typewritten print. Must have corrected vision and hearing within normal range and have manual dexterity within normal range of motion of all extremities. Must be able to provide written and verbal communication. Must be able to work alone without direct supervision. Employee must have the ability to successfully manage abrupt schedule changes and to maintain professionalism in coping with the stress of working with clients and businesses.
Interested candidates should apply via Indeed: https://www.indeed.com/job/project-manager-42803e8f1d987cbd