Community Futures Greenstone Suite 800 – 31 Main Street, Flin Flon, MB - Phone: (204) 687-6967 

Welcome to Community Futures Greenstone

  

Community Futures is a community-based economic renewal initiative funded by the Government of Canada and directed by local volunteer boards.  Our main objectives are to help rural Canadians start or expand a business and to help sustain and improve communities and their local economies.

Manitoba’s 16 Community Futures corporations deliver a variety of services including loans and technical and advisory services for small and medium- sized businesses, services targeted to youth and entrepreneurs with disabilities, and community economic development and planning.

CF Greenstone serves the communities of BAKERS NARROWS, CHANNING, FLIN FLON, CRANBERRY PORTAGE, SHERRIDON, SNOW LAKE.

 

Mission and Vision

What is Greenstone?
Community Futures Greenstone is an initiative of the federal government, specifically the Community Futures Program. This program allows communities in need to be the designers, leaders and directors in solving long term community concerns. The program gives communities the tools they require to address these problems and helps them plan a coordinated response to the demands of the changing economy.

Our Mission Statement
To invest in the future of our region by fostering economic growth, innovation, and diversification.

Our Vision Statement
To inspire collaborative projects that will unite the north, strengthen our capacity for community building, and harness the power of entrepreneurial spirit.

 

 

Job Opportunity

Business Development Coordinator

Permanent Full Time Position

Immediate Supervisor:  General Manager

 

JOB SUMMARY

Primary responsibilities include assisting business clients to reach their goals and achieve success.  The Business Advisor will be responsible for all aspects of commercial lending, business counselling, assessing and understanding the feasibility of client business plans/ideas, cash flow statements, collections, teaching business concepts to groups and supporting the growth of the loan portfolio.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Knowledge of commercial lending and financing
  • Business or related certificate/diploma/degree or equivalent experience
  • Entrepreneurial experience/business ownership background
  • Superior relationship building and interpersonal skills
  • Refined listening, collaboration, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • A strong history of customer service, business coaching and business planning
  • Attitude and values compatible with the mission, vision, and values of Greenstone
  • Ability to work independently using sound judgment and initiative, but taking direction as required
  • Ability to work cooperatively with a team

HOURS/START DATE: Full-time (37.5 hours/week) starting as soon as possible

Pay to commensurate with experience. A competitive benefits package is provided after successful completion of a probationary period.

RESUMES TO: Becky Cianflone, General Manager- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DEADLINE: until filled (Note: only those selected for an interview will be contacted.)