Thursday, April 21, 2011

Job opening at the Division of Housing: Housing Developer

The official notice was posted April 13th and will run through April 25th at http://dola.colorado.gov/employment.html. Qualified applicants must submit a State of Colorado application and resume during the announcement period. The Job Description is a follows:

PRIMARY PHYSICAL WORK ADDRESS: Pueblo, CO Office
SALARY RANGE: $3,895.00 - $5,617.00 Monthly

DUTIES: The Housing Developer position is responsible for providing technical assistance on the planning and development of affordable housing to private developers, non-profit developers, and local governments; underwriting and review of grant and loan requests submitted to the Colorado Division of Housing including complex analysis of financial information and market conditions, evaluation of projects in reference to State and Federal housing regulations, and project funding recommendations to the State Housing Board; working closely with other project funding sources including private sector financing sources, HUD, Rural Development, and the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) to develop cost-effective and successful affordable housing projects; and assisting communities in developing strategies to meet local housing needs.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and two years professional experience in federal housing programs (HOME, CDBG, Rural Development), multifamily housing finance, real estate development, or architecture/construction management.

SUBSTITUTION: Professional work experience in federal housing programs (HOME, CDBG, Rural Development), multifamily housing finance, real estate development, or architecture/construction management which provided the same kind, amount and level of knowledge acquired in the required education, may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the bachelor's degree.