Housing Choice Voucher Supervisor

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Job Code: PD21-26
Posted On: Wednesday, 7th April 2021
Department: Housing Resources
Location: EDP
231 East Deer Park, Gaithersburg, Md
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: 4 Year Degree
Pay Rate: Grade: 22 Minimum $54,842

Job Description:

This position is responsible for the overall administration of the waitlist for the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program. Responsibilities include selecting applicants from the waitlist for the HCV and Project Based -Voucher (PBV) Programs. The incumbent will create PBV Contracts, monitor contract renewals and expirations, and refer applicants to PBV properties upon notification of unit vacancy. This position will work closely with the Housing Resources Division Management Team to create briefing materials and schedule customer orientations. The incumbent will conduct Informal Reviews for denied applicants, act as a liaison with local landlords and County Service Providers and manage administrative personnel. Monthly reporting is required.

Preferred Skills:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Social Service, Public Administration/Management or related field.
  • Requires a minimum of 2 years of progressive experience in subsidized housing.
  • Requires a minimum of 2 years of direct supervisory experience preferably in a housing environment.
  • Supervisory experience in a union environment preferred.
  • Knowledge of Federal, State and local laws and regulations pertaining to subsidized housing programs needed.
  • Knowledge of the Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing and/or other affordable housing programs required.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills & the ability to deal with people tactfully & effectively.
  • Must obtain program certification within 6 months of hire.
  • Must possess excellent written & oral communication skills.
  • Must be proficient in MS Office Suite.