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Economic Growth Business Incubator (EGBI) is a successful and growing non-profit organization that enables economic development and job creation, primarily with individuals that historically have had less access to resources, by utilizing innovative, high-tech, and bilingual approaches in a business training and incubation setting.

Are you looking to developing your career promoting economic development and job creation in our community? Check our job openings:

Business coach:

An EGBI Business Coach is a Spanish/English-speaking business professional eager to work with aspiring and existing life-style business owners to start or grow a business. The ideal candidate is an empathic, curious, and energetic business professional with demonstrated success in visioning and executing a business proposition; strong experience in one or more of the following: finance/lending, marketing, and business strategy/planning; experience as an instructor/facilitator of workshops; is organized and technology savvy. The position offers a flexible work schedule Monday – Friday and hybrid remote options. Some evening hours are required. The position reports to the Program Director.

Click here for the full job description. Please submit your resume, cover letter, and references to Joni Foster, Program Director, at admin@egbi.org.

Interns

BUSINESS PROGRAM INTERN:

EGBI’s Business Program Intern will obtain hands-on experience while assisting the Program Director to organize and facilitate its business training program.  The intern will work with our clients to help grow their small businesses.

Click here for the full job descriptionPlease submit your resume, cover letter, and references to Joni Foster, Program Director, at admin@egbi.org.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ASSISTANT INTERN:

EGBI’s Marketing Intern will obtain hands-on experience helping with overall growth and well-being of the organization.  This will work directly with the organization’s Executive Director.

Click here for the full job description. Please submit your resume, cover, letter, and references to Joni Foster, Program Director at admin@egbi.org.

MARKETING INTERN:

EGBI’s Marketing Intern will obtain hands-on experience while assisting Marketing Manager to promote and brand EGBI’s training, coaching, and support services.  The intern will work with our clients to grow their small businesses.

Click here for the full job description. Please submit your resume, cover, letter, and references to Monica Peña, Marketing Manager, at monica@egbi.org .

COMMUNITY AND SPECIAL EVENTS:

EGBI’s Marketing Intern will obtain hands-on experience while assisting Marketing Manager  Manager to initiate the planning and organize EGBI’s annual fundraiser, Celebrating Success and other special events. 

Click here for the full job description. Please submit your resume, cover, letter, and references to Monica Peña, Marketing Manager, at monica@egbi.org .

Volunteers

EGBI is fueled not only by financial contributors, but also community volunteers who help serve as mentors and lecturers. If you want to give back to our community by helping us develop and shape the organization that is responsible for creating and growing enterprises in the Austin area, please contact us at hello@egbi.org

Volunteer opportunities exist in the following areas:

Management Consulting -Entrepreneurship mentoring:

  • Business financial planning
  • ROI analysis
  • Business operations

Marketing Experts:

  • Content creators
  • Marketing
  • Internet marketing
  • Website maintenance
  • Web 2.0 experience (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, blogs, etc.)
  • Desktop publishing
  • Community
    Communications
  • Event coordination

Event Volunteers: 

  • Assist with registration.
  • Help with set up and clean up

Fundraising-Experience writing and obtaining grants:

  • Experience in fundraising in general
  • Grant writing

Development Committee Volunteer:

EGBI is currently looking for volunteers to serve on the Marketing/Development Committee to work closely with Executive Director to find new funding sources & make connections with high impact individuals in the community, assist Marketing Manager, in developing and improve EGBI’s message and reach to gain better visibility and recognition of EGBI’s work and impact, and serve as an ambassador for EGBI.   The committee meets once a quarter.

Volunteer Photographer:

Photographers are needed for images that help us tell the story of the business owners we serve.  The volunteer meets with our clients and business owners at their location in Austin and/or surrounding areas, to take pictures.  This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to build their portfolio.  Images are the best way to get the attention of supporters for our clients and organization.If interested in volunteering, please contact us at hello@egbi.org

Contact Us

(512) 928-2594

hello@egbi.org

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