APPLICATION DEADLINE: 07/08/20 11:59 PM
We are the Metropolitan Council, the regional government for the seven-county Twin Cities metropolitan area. We plan 30 years ahead for the future of the metropolitan area and provide regional transportation, wastewater, and housing services. More information about us on our website.
The Metropolitan Council Housing and Redevelopment Authority (Metro HRA) operates the state's largest Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program serving nearly 7,200 individuals and families with rent assistance through nine different programs and an annual budget of approximately $75 million.
The Metro HRA is seeking an experienced, innovative Assistant Director to manage the policies, programs, operations and resources of the Metro HRA including a staff of 43 employees.
A Bachelor's degree in housing, business administration, public administration or related field AND eight or more years of progressively responsible experience in the administration or coordination of housing assistance programs including five or more years of supervisory, lead worker or management experience. See complete job posting for acceptable equivalencies.
Experience working directly with the Housing Choice Voucher program, including policy development implementation, interpreting program rules, setting discretionary policies, updating administrative plans and working with Resident Advisory Boards, etc.
Demonstrated success in leading and managing a large staff of 10 or more to accomplish work plan objectives and special projects.
Experience managing rent assistance programs serving specialized populations, such as those experiencing homelessness or living with disabilities.
Certification(s) in assisted housing and/or Housing Choice Voucher management and operations such as certification in rent calculation, occupancy or executive management.
Experience applying knowledge of institutional racism and the historically different impact of public investment on communities of color to one’s work in the housing sector.
See complete job posting and application instructions @ https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/metrocouncil