Careers - Part Time Business Development Associate (MAGNET South Office)
The Business Development Associate is responsible for supporting the Business Development team by researching companies and updating client database, building database files and spreadsheets, and assisting in developing PowerPoint presentations. The position is located at the MAGNET South office in Akron.
Inputs business cards in to company database
Updates company database with information provided by Business Development staff
Conducts searches in company database
Assists with event planning, coordination and preparation
Contacts MAGNET partners and other companies as directed
Records meeting minutes as requested; organizes files as necessary
Manages office operations of the Akron office. Opens and closes office; greets guests; answers, manages and/or redirects inbound calls appropriately; prepares for meetings; and maintains satisfactory office appearance. Responsibilities do not include facility maintenance (heating, lighting, etc.)
Non-Essential Functions: Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Job Requirements:
High School diploma is required; associate’s degree a plus
Experience conducting data entry and other administrative and clerical tasks in an office environment is essential
Proven experience working with teams to execute simple to complex solutions for internal use is required
Experience assisting with event planning and coordination is preferred
Ability to review and summarize information concisely
Exceptional attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong computer skills, including proficiency in using various databases and the Internet as well as Microsoft Office Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Regular office working hours totaling approximately 20 hours per week. Infrequently, early morning or evening hours may be required.
Occasional travel to MAGNET Cleveland office for business meetings.
This position offers the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to the region while working with a dynamic and creative group of professionals. MAGNET provides an outstanding benefits package including excellent medical/dental/vision insurance, retirement plan, and generous time-off benefits. Interested candidates should apply via Indeed.com. MAGNET is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer/M/F/D/V.