The RAD project manager works to apply for Low Income Housing Tax Credits and other financial sources needed to fund the repositioning of Public Housing assets under the Rental Assistance Demonstration program. The RAD project manager is responsible for the coordination of pre-development, construction, and post-construction activities.
Responsibilities include coordinating turnover of communities to construction contractors, oversight of all predevelopment and construction activities, and acceptance at project completion, including handover to PHA property management. The Incumbent works with the Construction Manager, Relocation Specialist, and RAD Senior Analyst as a RAD specialized team.
Project Managers share responsibilities for implementing Agency-wide objectives and directives through programs and practices which reflect the Vision Statement and the SHRA in-house cultural objectives. Project Managers are responsible for supporting a “one agency” perspective while acting as advocates for their work units. Senior Management Analysts support the Executive Team as they:
Implement organization-wide goals and cross department projects and objectives
Offer input and feedback to long range, strategic and budget planning processes
Maintain both a department and an organization-wide perspective when considering information, issues and challenges
Model the Agency’s service orientation with all public, elected or funding agency representatives
Conduct business through cross department participation and review, two way communication and accountability
Perform contract management by negotiating, preparing, participating in the selection of consultant engineers for the development of plans and specifications, studies and reports
Review plans and scope for construction prepared by private engineers
Participate in the selection of and management of consultant contracts and contractors
Directs, plans and coordinates project budgets and performs grant administration by assisting with the development and administration of the annual and program or division budget
Monitor and approve expenditures
Forecast for additional funds needed for staffing, consulting projects, equipment, materials, and supplies.
Coordinates professional and technical personnel on a team or project basis providing direction, oversight and guidance
Prepare complex and difficult correspondence by presenting a variety of information and statistics in the form of written, graphic or oral reports for use by officials, special committees, or community organizations involved in public works matters and other related projects
Facilitate communication building consensus and resolving conflicts on projects and policy matters by conferring with, facilitating and conducting meetings with officials, other City departments, and members of the public
Facilitate community participatory decision making to resolution, and gaining cooperation through discussion and persuasion
Answer complex engineering questions related to projects and functions by researching, interpreting and explaining complex laws, policies and regulations
Maintain internal and external customer relations by using tact and diplomacy in all interactions with customers
Establish and maintain a positive and effective working relationship with co-workers and those contacted in the course of the work
Coordinate with departments and outside agencies
Act as a liaison to departments inside and outside the agency.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in real estate, finance, business, or related field preferred.
Minimum of four (4) years of real estate industry experience, preferably affordable housing, or multifamily real estate.
As a condition of employment with SHRA, this employee will be required to complete a COVID-19 vaccination recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (including for emergency use) and provide proof of vaccination to the Human Resources Department prior to employment.
SHRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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