Leased Housing Program Manager

PITTSFIELD HOUSING AUTHORITY   Pittsfield, MA   Full-time     Education
Posted on June 18, 2020

Leased Housing Program Manager

The Pittsfield Housing Authority is looking to fill the position of Leased Housing Program Manager.

Function: The position of Leased Housing Program Manager is the senior administrative position for all activities related to the Section 8 Voucher Programs and Massachusetts's Rental Assistance Program. The incumbent oversees all administrative activities associated with the day-to-day program management.

Supervision: The Leased Housing Program Manager reports directly to the Executive Director. Within the Leased Housing unit, the incumbent supervises the Section 8 Program Specialist. From time to time, supplemental clerical staff may be assigned to the unit, and the Manager oversees their efforts.

Some duties include Handles a limited caseload of program participants ranging from 150 to 250 cases. Makes final determination of whether prospective program participants and new landlords meet program standards for participation. Tracks SEMAP indicators on a monthly basis and prepares annual SEMAP submission. Monitors regulatory changes in HUD's Section 8 Programs and related requirements to assure that the Authority's Section 8 Administrative Plan is current with all program requirements. Bachelor's Degree with a concentration in social sciences, public administration, social work or a related field and knowledge of housing subsidy programs; or Three to five years' work experience with education, job training or social services programs whose core participants are low-income individuals. This is a salary position Monday - Friday, all holidays off and full benefits. The hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Lucille J. Reilly Chairman

Sharon A. LeBarnes Executive Director