PTAC Jobs Postings

Indiana PTAC is seeking SBIR/STTR Program Specialist
Posted 10/19/2016
The Indiana PTAC is seeking a SBIR/STTR Program Specialist. The SBIR/STTR Program Specialist’s role is to be a consultant to small business clients who are applying for Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer (SBIR/STTR) grants. The SBIR/STTR Program Specialist will assist Indiana small businesses in understanding the SBIR process and preparing the grant application. The position reports to the PTAC State Director. The ideal candidate will have a few years of grant writing under their belt with a STEM background. The position will be a full-time position with the State of Indiana.

Contact: Shane Springer, IN PTAC State Director at or 317.232.8836

The Nebraska PTAC is hiring a PTAC Counselor
Posted 10/11/2016
Nebraska PTAC is hiring for the PTAC Counselor position in Lincoln, Nebraska. This position is covering the South East part of the state. To apply please visit

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.

Senior Business Counselor – SW WA & OR State Region is Needed in Vancouver, WA
Posted 10/04/2016
Individual will be responsible for conducting outreach to American Indian, Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian, Tribal Owned and ANC Owned enterprises in or near their communities. Native PTAC provides advising, leadership and assistance to small businesses and entrepreneurs in the specialty area of government contracting. Advising is provided face-to-face and via electronic methods for small Native enterprises and the counselor must conduct the research associated with those services.

For full information, including application instructions, click here.

The University of Houston PTAC is Hiring a Procurement Advisor
Posted 9/02/2016
The UH PTAC is hiring a full-time Procurement Advisor. Please visit this website to view the job announcement and application procedures:

If you have any questions feel free to contact Tim Scarborough by email at or by phone at 713-752-8402.

Monterey Bay PTAC Seeking Senior Procurement Specialist/Counselor
Posted 7/13/2016
The Monterey Bay PTAC is seeking someone with a passion to assist small businesses and a successful career in government or prime contracting to provide in-person and telephone counseling with Monterey County area small and emerging business clients in the methods and techniques in becoming responsible bidders and successful contractors/suppliers to Federal, State, and local government agencies

For full information, including application instructions, click here.

Chicago Women’s Business Development Center seeking Associate Procurement Director
Posted 6/14/2016
Chicago’s Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC), an affiliate of the Illinois Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is seeking an Associate Director to work closely with the Director to deliver services to clients, develop strategies, create new programs and initiatives, market the center, and all other activities essential to keeping the PTAC relevant and valuable to small businesses. The Associate Director will also work with the Director to provide funders with required reports and other deliverables, and to assist in proposal development in response to RFPs.

For full information, including application instructions, click here.

Connecticut PTAP Seeking Part-Time Procurement Specialist
Posted 6/08/2016
Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region, Inc. (seCTer), Connecticut PTAP is seeking a part-time procurement specialist.

General Statement of Duties:

Advises seCTer’s PTAP clients on governmental procurement at a federal, state, and local level as called out in the Solicitation for Cooperative Agreement (SCAA) with Defense Logics Agency (DLA). The Procurement Specialist will deliver quality, cost effective and expeditious counseling to PTAP clients for obtaining government contracts. This will include general counseling on business development, which involves knowledge of how to create professional relationships with government program managers and contracting officers, as well as with prime contractors. A working knowledge of best business practices specifically for performing on government contracts is required, which shall include a pragmatic knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), as well as of State and local procurement regulations.

Click this link for the full job description.

If you are interested, please apply by email to Lisa Wood, Statewide Director, Connecticut PTAP at

Utah PTAC is Recruiting for an Associate Director or Regional Manager
Posted 5/09/2016
The Utah Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is currently recruiting for an Associate Director or Regional Manager position for the Salt Lake area.

The Utah PTAC is looking specifically for a candidate who possesses federal acquisition, contracting and procurement related experience, that may be found from working for a federal agency, department of defense facility, large business prime defense contractor, PTAC program etc.

This position is very flexible and open to full or part-time availability.

If you are interested, please contact Chuck Spence at 801-538-8655 or at

Minnesota PTAC is looking for Area Manager for East Metro/East Central MN
Posted 11/2/2015
The Minnesota PTAC seeks an Area Manager to: assist businesses to initiate or expand government sales, assess current market position and capabilities of companies, develop and recommend a marketing or business strategy to increase government sales, and provide technical assistance and solutions to government contracting issues. While experience in the government contracting marketplace is preferred, they 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. This position is benefits eligible after a satisfactory 90 day probationary period. Click here for full information – including application instructions.

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 to see the job description and application procedures.