Under the supervision of the Chief of Staff, the Minority Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) Director is responsible for developing, managing, and implementing the MWBE Program for the Shelby County Schools (SCS). The Director will provide advice and recommendations to district and the Board of Education on MWBE program policies and practices; develop and oversee implementation of outreach initiatives for the MWBE Program; assess and monitor MWBE participation efforts; prepare various reports; and serve as the liaison with businesses and the public at large concerning MWBE Program matters.
Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration or Business Administration plus an additional 7 years related experience, or equivalent, for a total education/experience of 11 years. Experience in dealing with MWBE compliance issues preferred.
Degree Equivalency Formula:
Bachelor’s Degree= 4 years plus required years of experience.
Master’s Degree= 2 years plus required years of experience. Where Master’s degrees are required, years for Bachelor’s Degrees must be included.
Physical Demands: Requires sedentary work involving standing or walking for brief periods, exerting up to 10 pounds of force on a regular basis; and some dexterity in operating office equipment; must be able to use hands and fingers for sign language.
Unavoidable Hazards: The position is exposed to no unusual environmental hazards.
Sensory (ADA) Requirements: The position requires normal visual acuity and field of vision, hearing and speaking abilities.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT COMPLIANCE
SCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA requires the District to provide adequate accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.