The Solano Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is currently soliciting qualifications from Business Advisors with an interest in consulting small and emerging companies. Successful applicants will be generalists or specialists with a background assisting companies in one or more of the following areas: business planning, financial management, access to capital, traditional and digital marketing, restaurants, franchises, manufacturing, sales, etc.
Solano SBDC Consultants work one-on-one with emerging companies throughout Solano County to assist them with starting and growing their enterprises. There is no fee for the client business, but consulting services are paid.
Solano SBDC is a program of the Northern California Small Business Development Center program (Norcal SBDC). SBDCs provide a vast array of technical assistance to small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs. By supporting business growth, sustainability and enhancing the creation of new businesses entities, SBDCs foster local and regional economic development through job creation and retention. Solano SBDC is funded by SBA federal funds, state and local governments, and private sector resources.
Solano SBDC Consultant positions are part-time contractors. These are not full time positions and amount of contract work is not guaranteed.
To submit qualifications for consideration, please send the following items to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 7, 5pm.
- Cover Letter
- Description of specialty expertise (if not clear from résumé)
- Market rate for consulting services
- Any reduced rate that would be considered for Solano SBDC consulting