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Assistant Housing Director - Now Hiring!

Date Posted: 01-16-2018

Assistant Housing Director

The Scott County Community Development Agency (SC-CDA) in Shakopee, MN, is accepting applications for a full-time Assistant Housing Director, working M-F, 8:00-4:30.

This is a responsible position, managing the day-to-day activities of the housing department including the rental assistance programs (Section 8, Bridges), project based programs (PBV, RD, rehab and maintenance), homeownership programs (pre-purchase counseling, foreclosure prevention), process reasonable accommodation requests, do case consultations, monitor utilization/occupancy of programs, budgeting, and ensure program compliance.  Supervision of housing staff.  Must have excellent client service skills.  Work is performed under the general direction of the Housing Director. 

Minimum Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree with coursework in housing, social work, or related field.  3-5 years experience in case management of state, federal or non-profit rental assistance programs and 3-5 years experience managing state, federal or non-profit rental assistance programs. Staff supervision experience.  Driver’s license with good driving record required.  May substitute equivalent combination of education and experience.  Preferred requirements:  Over 5 years of experience as listed above.  Certifications (see job description).  Position pay range $60,989.40 to $91,484.10 (exempt). Starting pay dependent on qualifications. 

Applications must be received NO LATER than 4:00 p.m. on February 5, 2018. AA/EOE

For more information and how to apply: http://www.scottcda.org/page.php?id=22


Finance Director - Now Hiring!

Date Posted: 01-08-2018

FINANCE DIRECTOR

The Scott County Community Development Agency (CDA), located in Shakopee, MN, is hiring a Finance Director.  The mission of the Scott County CDA is to strengthen the communities of Scott County by providing affordable housing opportunities to low and moderate income families, promoting economic development, and fostering coordination of public and private resources.

The Scott County CDA, with a staff of 24, serves our clients through rental assistance programs, CDA-owned affordable rentals, homeownership programs, community redevelopment and economic development activities. This is a full-time exempt position working Monday through Friday, 8:00-4:30, under the general direction of the Executive Director. 

Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree with coursework in accounting, business, finance, or related field and at least 3-5 years of experience in public sector accounting department management, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Preferred Qualifications:  5 or more years of public sector accounting department management experience. Experience with publically assisted housing programs accounting. CPA or Master’s Degree in accounting, business, finance or related field.  Lindsey Housing Manager software experience. 

For more information and how to apply, click here.

 

 

 


Housing Specialist - Rental Assistance (full-time), Now Hiring!

Date Posted: 01-08-2018

Housing Specialist – Rental Assistance

The Scott County Community Development Agency (SC-CDA) in Shakopee, MN, is accepting applications for a detail-oriented professional with exceptional client-service skills to fill the position of full-time Housing Specialist – Rental Assistance.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, reviewing housing applications and verifying data to determine eligibility; conducting annual and interim recertification interviews with participants; and inputting and maintaining client information in CDA’s software systems. 

Minimum Requirements:  Bachelor's degree with courework in business administration, social work, or related field and 1-3 years experience in assisted housing management, social work or a related field serving clients who are low income, have limited English proficiency, and/or have physical/mental disabilities, etc. May substitute equivalent combination of education and experience.  Preferred qualifications: include 3 or more years experience as listed above and Housing Choice Voucher Specialist certification.   Pay range for position is $22.37 to $33.55 per hour/non-exempt. Starting pay dependent on qualifications.  The CDA offers generous Paid Time Off, 11 paid holidays, as well as medical/dental plans and other benefits.

Applications must be received NO LATER than 12:00 p.m. on Monday, January 29, 2018. For more information and how to apply, click here. 

 


Governor Establishes A Task Force on Housing

Date Posted: 01-03-2018

Read Executive Order 17-14