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Housing Finance Deputy Administrator, Recovery Housing

Published on June 11, 2019
Organization: Louisiana Housing Corporation


Louisiana Housing Corporation

Position responsibilities:

  • Administers the Recovery Housing department with primary oversight and management of Disaster CDBG Programs and the leadership of the Louisiana Disaster Recovery Framework. The position requires interaction with numerous community leaders and stakeholders to implement housing projects and achieve results.
  • Directs staff and oversees the operations of housing programs; manages the development of guidelines, policies, of various state housing programs ensuring compliance with CDBG federal regulations. Responsible for creating and updating reports for Executive Management, Commissioner of Administration, and/ or HUD on the status of state housing programs.
  • Directs and coordinates the work of internal staff and external entities to accomplish the departments goals and objectives. Serves as chairman of working groups, facilitates meetings, attends various community meetings and planning sessions; meets with mayors, police jury presidents, state legislators, consultants, and engineers regarding proposed and ongoing projects to resolve areas of concerns and to provide general information pertaining to various housing projects.
  • Performs consultative performance monitoring and disaster recovery planning and research for existing Disaster Recovery Housing Programs to include mitigation measures against future disasters.

Minimum Qualification Requirements: A baccalaureate degree plus five years of professional experience in housing block grants work; loan processing; multi-family residential lending; multi-family property appraisal; enforcement of laws, rules, and regulations; urban or regional planning; public housing management; financial management in a Section 8 program; the monitoring of governmental housing programs for compliance with statutes and other program requirements (regulatory agency or an agency/company internal program); bank trust investments; or administrative services.
Preference will be given to candidates with experience administering HUD HOME and CDBG programs, and a minimum three years of experience in managing federal programs and making high level decisions.

Application Procedures: Applications must be completed online by the closing date of June 30, 2019 through the web address: Search for Housing Finance Deputy Administrator. When position is displayed, click the job title. In the next window, select the green ‘Apply’ button in the top right of the window. Applications can only be accepted by applying in this method.

LHC is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity employer.

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