WIN Business Partnerships Coordinator – Saginaw/Bay Region


SEMCA is the Michigan Works! Agency for out-Wayne County and Monroe County. A proud partner of the American Job Center Network.

The Business Partnerships Coordinator will be responsible for building, maintaining and leveraging relationships with businesses in counties in the Michigan counties of Saginaw and Bay regions. The goal is to provide local employers with an understanding of the opportunities and engagement points with our talent ecosystem, with a focus on MI Bright Future. The Business Partnerships Coordinator plays a critical role in partnering and supporting school districts, administrators, teachers, and students to create opportunities for them to engage directly with local businesses. Leveraging opportunities like MI Bright Future, Manufacturing Day, Tech-Trek, the Michigan Works! family of programs and others, the BPC will ensure businesses know where and how to engage with youth and the K-12 system. This position is supported by the MI Bright Future team and managed by the Business Partnerships Manager for MI Bright Future, focusing on a high level of engagement and response with employer partners, and leading outreach and communications to businesses.


  • Bachelor’s degree (or pursuing a bachelor’s degree)
  • Microsoft office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Proficiency with web-based platforms such as Google mail, Basecamp,, Dropbox and Constant Contact preferred
  • High quality written, verbal, and electronic communication skills
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of the need for industry engagement in education
  • Reliable transportation to attend meetings in the Region 9 area
  • Ability to work in a dynamic team environment, taking on roles and responsibilities as needs and opportunities arise
  • Ability to work both independently and with a high degree of dependability and quality.
  • Evidence of creative thinking, supporting problem resolution, and ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Strong desire to learn and innovate
  • Ability to multi-task