PTAC Jobs Postings

NBDC PTAC in Omaha, NE is Seeking a PTAC Counselor.
Posted 2/15/2017
The position is located in Omaha, Nebraska, and serves businesses in the Omaha Metro Area. Nebraska Business Development Center is a fast-paced, hands-on, economic development nonprofit that supports the growth and sustainability of small to midsize businesses through professional consulting, workshop & events, and connection to business resources.

The Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) counselor provides assistance in identifying, targeting, preparing proposals, submitting proposals, preparing and submitting performance reports, and collecting payment on government contracts. Assistance is designed to meet requirements of the Defense Logistics Agency, U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) but may include assistance to organizations seeking contracts with other federal agencies and with state and local governments. Counselors may also assist businesses in reaching operational competence that will enable them to better compete and perform in government contracting. Counselors are expected to make a concerted effort to seek out and assist Small Businesses. Outreach includes conducting educational training, workshops, and networking events throughout service area as well as partnering with other entities and calling on individual businesses.

CPP certification is required for counselors. Initial certification is required within two years of employment. To apply, please visit https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/4119


Part-time PTAC Counselors Needed in Glendale, AZ and Yuma, AZ
Posted 2/14/2017
We are currently looking to fill two part-time PTAC Counselor positions.

Job Summary:

Provides one-on-one confidential counseling, technical procurement assistance and technical procurement training to Arizona Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) clients and the business community.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field or any equivalent combination of education, training, and procurement related experience.
  • Minimum three years of government procurement or related experience.
  • Minimum three years of small business ownership, management, or technical assistance experience.
  • Experience with government certifications, registrations, Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and other government regulations

Submission Requirements:

Interested parties should send a cover letter, resume, and references to daniel.ayala@domail.maricopa.edu

For a complete job description, please click here


JARI (Johnstown, PA) is seeking a Business Consulting & Technical Assistance Specialist.
Posted 2/10/2017
The Business Consulting & Technical Assistance Specialist is responsible for understanding and supporting the needs of business; new business development; and maintaining and expanding existing business relationships. Applicants must have small business counseling experience. Government Procurement experience a plus.

Send resumes and salary requirements to LBrewer@jari.com by Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017. No phone calls, please. EOE


Frank L. Roddy SBDC PTAC is Seeking a Program Manager
Posted 2/8/2017
Serves as Program Manager of the South Carolina Procurement Technical Assistance Center program, which is part of the SC Small Business Development Centers (SC SBDC) network. Is responsible for managing and coordinating business assistance to entrepreneurs who are seeking to do/expand business with the government. Position is full-time, based in Columbia, SC.

For a list of essential functions and qualifications, as well as applying for the position, visit http://ncmajobs.com/jobs/8781873/program-manager-procurement-technical-assistance-program-ptac.


Maine PTAC is looking for a full-time counselor for south/west Maine.
Posted 1/17/2017
The PTAC Counselor supports a Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) sub-center office. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to outreach, client counseling, workshop planning and implementation, database management, reporting and training. While experience in the government contracting marketplace is preferred, we welcome candidates who lack experience but possess a strong interest and aptitude for learning government contracting regulations and procedures and then teaching them to small businesses. This position will be based in Southern Maine (along with our current Southern Maine PTAC counselor) and will report to the PTAC Program Manager. Click here for the full job description.

If you, or someone you know, is interested in this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@emdc.org.


Full Time Procurement Counselor Needed at NJIT in New Jersey
Posted 12/30/2016
At the discretion of the Director, the Procurement Specialist will provide duties including technical assistance and procurement counseling to small, veteran, HUBZone, minority, and women-owned businesses in the State of New Jersey. Instruct and guide clients on federal and state procurement regulations and processes which impact their respective business.

Job listing is open until filled.

Click here for full information – including application instructions.


The Mississippi Development Authority is Seeking a Program Manager
Posted 12/23/2016
The MS Development Authority is seeking a Program Manager in the Minority and Small Business Division in Jackson, MS. Principal Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide managerial/leadership oversight of the MS Procurement Technical Assistance Program Network;
  • manage the MPTAP budget & provide oversight on regional center budgets;
  • prepare quarterly/annual performance & budget reports;
  • submit annual Solicitation of Cooperative Agreement & SF424 application for funding;
  • maintain understanding of procurement & industry requirements to identify trends, recent developments, etc.;
  • develop/implement effective outreach programs to assure community small business providers, etc. are aware of & encouraged to use PTAC services

Click here for full information – including application instructions. [pdf]


The California Capital Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) seeks an experienced professional with knowledge of government contracts for the position of Procurement Counselor.
Posted 12/19/2016
Responsibilities include training and one-on-one counseling with small business clients on becoming qualified bidders and successful contractors to federal, state, and local government agencies. This position requires research skills and knowledge of how to build professional relationships with government agencies and prime contractors. A working knowledge of best business practices specifically for performing on government contracts is desired, as well as strong customer relations and counseling skills.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Click here for full information – including application instructions. [pdf]


Montana PTAC is Seeking a Contracting Advisor
Posted 12/13/2016
Big Sky Economic Development is seeking a Government Contracting Advisor for its Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) in Billings, MT. Government contracting advisors have the unique opportunity to assist business owners with diversifying their customer base and expanding revenue by teaching them how to sell to the largest customer in the world, the government!

For application instructions and a full job description, please visit www.bigskyeda.org

APPLICATION REVIEW WILL BEGIN ON DECEMBER 21ST.


The Turner Center for Entrepreneurship invites applications for a Director of the Illinois Procurement and Technical Assistance Center
Posted 12/1/2016
The Director of the Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center manages the operations of the PTAC including client assistance, training, and grant management. The center is funded through a cooperative agreement with the State of Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), a division of the U.S. Department of Defense, and additional funding from Bradley University. Congress established the Procurement Technical Assistance Cooperative Agreement Program (PTACAP) in 1985 as a part of the Department of Defense (DOD) Authorization Act. IL PTAC operates under a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), a division of the DOD.

Click here for the full job description. Qualified applications should send a cover letter addressing qualifications for the position, resume, and contact information for three professional references to ptacdir@bradley.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.


North Dakota needs a Program Manager
Posted 11/25/2016
Impact PTAC, which serves as the Procurement Technical Assistance Center for North Dakota, is seeking a new program manager. Ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in business and/or at least three years of experience in a managerial position as well as a working knowledge of government procurement. Position will be open until filled. Great benefits and competitive salary. Position is contingent on grant funding and is located at the main office in Fargo, ND.

Apply by sending a cover letter and resume to Tanner Olson at tannerolson@impactfdn.org.

Full job description can be found here: http://impactptac.com/?id=10


The Northwest Pennsylvania Regional Planning & Development Commission is seeking a Program Manager
Posted 11/25/2016
The Northwest Pennsylvania Regional Planning & Development Commission is seeking a Program Manager for its Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC). Person will be responsible for management of the program and have a proven ability to counsel and advise businesses on how to seek, obtain, and perform on government prime contracts and subcontracts. Must possess significant knowledge and understanding of government procurement statutes, executive orders, federal department and agency regulations as contained in the FAR, DFARS, and local contract laws and regulations.

A bachelor’s degree or equivalent procurement experience is preferred. Certification in the Federal Acquisition Career Development Program/DAWIA or CPP is also preferred. Position will be based in Oil City, PA. Excellent benefits and competitive compensation. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Submit cover letter, resume, references and salary requirement to HR Dept., Confidential, 395 Seneca Street, Oil City, PA 16301 or vondac@northwestpa.org by December 6, 2016.


Washington PTAC seeks full time counselor in Lacey, WA
Posted 11/21/2016
The Thurston Economic Development Council in Lacey, WA is seeking a full time counselor

While experience in the government contracting marketplace is preferred, we welcome candidates who lack government contracting experience but possess a strong interest and aptitude for learning government contracting regulations and procedures and then teaching them to businesses. The learning curve is steep, but training opportunities and other resources and peer support are available. We’ve found that some of our best counselors are those who’ve had to learn the information on-the-job.

Click here for a complete job description and complete application procedures. [pdf]

Questions from interested candidates are welcomed. Contact Tiffany Scroggs at 360-464-6041 or email at programmanager@washingtonptac.org.


Northwest Louisiana is Seeking a Procurement Counselor
Posted 10/13/2015
The mission of the NW LA PTAC is to increase the number of government contract dollars being awarded to businesses located in northwest Louisiana, thereby positively impacting the region and resulting in the creation and retention of jobs in the area. Responsibilities of this position include conducting outreach to businesses throughout 10 parishes of northwest Louisiana about government contracting opportunities with federal, state and local governments as well as prime contractors, guiding businesses through the process of finding, bidding, and performing on government contracts and sub-contracts and much more. Click here [pdf] to see the job description and application procedures.

 

JARI (Johnstown, PA) is seeking a Business Consulting & Technical Assistance Specialist.Posted 2/10/2017

The Business Consulting & Technical Assistance Specialist is responsible for understanding and supporting the needs of business; new business development; and maintaining and expanding existing business relationships. Applicants must have small business counseling experience. Government Procurement experience a plus.

Send resumes and salary requirements to LBrewer@jari.com by Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017. No phone calls, please. EOE