Business Assistance Officer
- Job Title
- Business Assistance Officer
- Job ID
- Work Hybrid
- Dorchester, MA 02125
- Other Location
The Organization and its Programs
DBEDC acts to build a strong, thriving and diverse community in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhoods. We develop, preserve and sustain affordable housing for rent and for ownership. We create commercial and economic development opportunities. We build community through community organizing and civic engagement activities. We are focused on the concepts of equitable development without displacement and providing opportunities for economic mobility.
Since our founding in 1979, DBEDC has developed and preserved over 1100 units of rental and homeownership housing and 200,000 square feet of commercial space. We have created around 1,000 jobs and involved more than 1,500 young people in after school leadership development and organizing activities. We are one of Boston’s oldest and most established community development organizations with an annual operating budget of almost $5 million, a staff of just under 30, and $44 million in assets.
About the Role
Reporting to the Director of Small Business, the Business Assistance Officer is responsible for performing all aspects of technical assistance services and will support Dorchester Bay’s business development efforts by delivering direct technical assistance to entrepreneurs and small businesses in Dorchester Bay’s service area with a particular focus on deepening technical assistance to Dorchester businesses.
What you can expect to do in the role:
Qualifications – You’ll do well in this role if you:
Total Compensation and Culture:
DBEDC’s total compensation package features an amazing set of benefits which we considered towards the overall compensation, including:
Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation views diversity, inclusion and cultural competence as vital principles in all our work with clients and communities. We welcome and encourage applications from visible minority groups members, indigenous persons, members of the LGBTQ community, persons with disabilities and others who may contribute to the diversity of the organization and reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.
- Pay Range
- $70,000.00 Annually to $80,000.00 Annually