City of Kansas City Missouri   Kansas City, MO   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on June 12, 2022
Apply Now


(Job Opening ID #515254)

Full-time position available with KCMO’s Neighborhoods Department, BizCare Division 1118 Oak St.

Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Responsible for meeting with members of the general public interested in starting, operating and expanding a business in Kansas City, Missouri to determining the specific course of action necessary to obtain a Kansas City business license and/or become a vendor with the City of Kansas City. Work involves understanding the services and processes of City, County, State and Federal agencies involved in business regulation. Provides guidance and assistance for businesses in understanding and navigating the City's regulatory licensing, permitting and approval processes. Business advocates will utilize computer-based applications for monitoring technical assistance (interactions), conducting surveys, analyzing trends, and communicating services provided by KC BizCare. Prepares and maintains various virtual business resource guides to ensure that content is current and organized for efficient use by the public. Identifies proposes and implements initiatives to remove barriers to entry and systemic issues that impede a business’s ability to start and grow.

REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor's degree in public administration, business administration, liberal arts or a related field and at least 3 years progressively professional experience in governmental administration or in private sector administration at the level of Administrative Assistant; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience.

Salary Range: $19.34-$33.88/hour.

Application Deadline: June 27, 2022. 

EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.