Deputy Director Planning and Development - Affordable Housing

Cambridge Permanent USD110,000 - USD130,000
  • Join a reputable housing authority with established track record
  • Work on large affordable housing projects and an exiting pipeline

About Our Client

My client is a reputable housing authority with an existing and strong project pipeline across the Greater Boston area. Being one of the most awarded housing authorities in the US, growth is constant and the team is currently looking for a Deputy Director of Development to join the company.

Job Description

The Deputy Director of Planning & Development will be responsible for providing technical, financial, and managerial oversight of the Authority's planning and consulting projects including rehabilitation, modernization, redevelopment and development of deeply affordable housing in Cambridge and elsewhere. The individual will need to assist in identifying and securing funds for the project, providing quality review and assurance of pre-design, design and bidding phases of the projects to ensure compliance with agency goals and objectives, and with federal and state requirements. The position oversees and mentors staff as well as outside contractors and architectural firms.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate for the Deputy Director of Planning & Development will have:

  • Bachelor degree in Real Estate, Construction or related
  • Master degree in Real Estate Development preferred
  • 3+ years experience in project management and real estate development
  • Exposure to affordable housing, LIHTC underwriting, financing and process mgmt.
  • Ability to conduct permitting, entitlements and financing of projects
  • Ability to run processes independently and in a team

What's on Offer

In return a successful candidate will receive competitive base salary, hybrid working schedule, complex and highly competitive benefit package including health, dental insurance, tuition reimbursement program, commuter benefits. The office is located in Cambridge, offering a hybrid work environment.

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Real Estate
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Property Development & Consultancy
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Christin Hall
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