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Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Manager

Published on July 17, 2020
Organization: South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority


South Carolina State Housing Finance and Development Authority

Job Number: 20-025
Deadline: July 27, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Location: Lexington County, South Carolina
Hiring Range: $75,000 – $85,000

Are you a seasoned housing professional searching for a career through which you can make a meaningful difference? Do you want great benefits and work-life balance? Look no further! The SC State Housing Finance and Development Authority (SC Housing) is actively seeking a Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Manager.

The Palmetto State offers something for everyone. Located in the Midlands, Columbia is both the state capital and South Carolina’s second-largest city.  It is just a short commute to the state’s beautiful beaches and gorgeous mountains.  Sunny summers and mild winters allow residents to experience the outdoors year-round, a plus considering that Lake Murray is just minutes away. Great universities and colleges, minimal commute times and friendly people make South Carolina the ideal place to build your future.

About Us
SC Housing is transforming the housing industry in our state through cutting-edge programs and competitive, market-based financial products that make homeownership affordable and quality rental housing possible for many. Our staff is excited about creating solutions that make a difference in the lives of others.

Responsibilities of the LIHTC Manager
The LIHTC Manager position will be responsible for a full range of tasks associated with the administration and delegation of this federal program. The Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) is a major component of the LIHTC program. As the manager, you will be responsible for the implementation of modifications to the QAP so it meets the IRS requirements and the State’s needs. You will manage the competitive scoring process to include the preparation of the scoring timeline and manual, assigning scoring team leaders and team members, overseeing quality review team scoring decisions for executive review, and tracking scoring progress to ensure timely completion of the scoring process.

As a leader in SC Housing’s Development Division, you will work collaboratively and maintain a flow of information with members of the division team as well as other agency staff and senior leaders. You will initiate and execute various projects related to the LIHTC program. You must be able to contribute to program development and assist award recipients to develop successful strategies to complete projects.  You will work closely with awarded entities to ensure projects are compliant with program requirements and are completed by the required deadlines. You will conduct yourself in a professional manner, which projects a professional and positive image of the agency at all times and is accomplished through communication, attitude and appearance.  You will attend legislative, public and advocacy group meetings where you will be requested to present information related to the programs. You will foster positive working relationships, both internal and external, which displays a character of honesty, integrity, and commitment. Participates as a strategic partner with the Agency’s management team in developing and evaluating long and short term goals to ensure overall progress toward SC Housing’s mission.

Benefits Offered
The South Carolina State Housing Finance & Development Authority offers an exceptional benefits package for FTE positions that includes:

  • Health, dental, vision, long term disability, and life insurance for employee, spouse, and children
  • 15 days annual (vacation) leave per year
  • 15 days sick leave per year
  • 13 paid holidays
  • State Retirement Plan and Deferred Compensation Programs

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