UD seeking incubator manager to serve West Dayton

November 5, 2019

University of Dayton is currently hiring for its new Greater West Dayton Incubator Manager position.

This individual will engage with UD students and faculty to help support small businesses and entrepreneurs in Greater West Dayton. This includes connecting businesses and entrepreneurs to resources at UD and in the broader community. The individual will work from an incubation site located within a West Dayton neighborhood.

Minimum qualifications include: the ability to operate with an entrepreneurial mindset and be comfortable with ambiguity; experience in organizational leadership; familiarity with the Greater West Dayton community needs; excellent relationship building and cultivation skills; successful fundraising experience, including support of donor development programs, grant writing, etc.; some post-secondary education; experience coaching and supporting small businesses; three years professional experience in business or a community non-profit; a service mentality demonstrated through professional experience; excellent written and verbal communication skills; evidence of cultural intelligence; and a demonstrated ability to effectively establish cross-cultural relationships across multiple dimensions of diversity.

Preferred qualifications include: a master’s degree in a related field; three+ years leadership or supervision experience in nonprofit or entrepreneurial business; some sales and/or service experience and familiarity with CRM systems (Salesforce, ACT); successful experience working with disadvantaged businesses or startups or other groups.

Interested? Apply here.