Program Specialist

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Job Code: PD20-02
Posted On: Friday, 17th January 2020
Department: Resident Services
Location: Main Office
Kensington, Md
10400 Detrick Avenue
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: 4 Year Degree
Pay Rate: Grade 20- Minimum - $49,994

Job Description:

This position will provide coordination of the Rent Supplement Program. Includes understanding and administration of the Rent Supplement Program guidelines and policies. Will recruit and qualify eligible clients and properties per program guidelines. Performs annual re-certification of clients, monthly reporting of program and budget performance. Manages contractual agreements with management companies and facilitates on-going marketing of the Rent Supplemental Program. This is a 1-year term position; continuation of the position is dependent on grant approval.

Preferred Skills:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Social Science or related field.
  • Requires two years of subsidized housing or
  • Property management experience.
  • Must be able to prioritize assignments to meet deadlines and be dependable and detail-oriented.
  • Must have knowledge of current social, economic, health issues affecting individuals and their families.
  • Must have good interpersonal, customer service and organizational skills.
  • Must have excellent written communication skills.
  • Must have experience with (MS Office Suite).
  • Knowledge of housing programs is a plus.
  • Experience with Yardi preferred.