Director of Real Estate Development

Organization: Housing Action Council

Posted: January 17, 2019 | Closing: February 22, 2019

Job Description

Housing Action Council, Inc. (HAC), a small not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing housing opportunities for low and moderate-income households in the Hudson Valley since 1974. The agency is looking for a full time motivated individual to join our team, reporting directly to the Executive Director. This position plays a critical role in structuring joint ventures with developers and identifying and managing direct development opportunities. This position also supports the organization’s work in providing technical assistance to not-for-profit organizations to develop housing.

• Develop strategies to advance HAC’s goal of developing new housing in the Hudson Valley
• Identify viable development activities
• Seek and develop partnerships
• Develop financial proformas
• Manage municipal approvals process
• Apply for funding and financing
• Act as project manager for projects under development including developing capital budgets, developing schedules, managing contracts, managing payments, and monitoring expenses against the budget
• Develop and manage timelines to ensure strategic plans and critical development processes are carried out in a timely manner
• Prepare regular reports on progress, budgets and expenditures related to the management of real estate development activities
• Perform other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Knowledge of affordable housing sector
• Knowledge of local government development approvals processes
• Knowledge of federal, state and local funding programs for affordable housing
• Knowledge of real estate development
• Ability to analyze various real estate development opportunities, including financial analysis
• Ability to develop feasible plans and successfully implement plans
• Computer skills including word processing and spreadsheet software
• Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-task environment

Education and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree
• Minimum of three years’ experience working in real estate development or related field

Salary Range — $80,000 — $90,000



How to Apply

To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume with salary requirements with Real Estate Development Director in the subject to: Gaitre Rambharose, Executive Assistant

Housing Action Council is an equal opportunity employer.

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