Name of Employer: Town of Chapel Hill
Employer Website: www.townofchapelhill.org
Chapel Hill, NC
Job title: Affordable Housing Development Officer
Job Details / Description
This position offers the opportunity to manage strategic affordable housing initiatives collaboratively with a high performing, energetic, fun, and diverse team. The Affordable Housing Development Officer is responsible for identifying innovative housing opportunities serving a range of incomes, from homelessness to market-rate, consistent with the Town’s goals.
We are looking for someone to join our Team that is committed to working with us to reach our affordable housing goals through their ability to lead housing development and preservation projects. This person is going to need:
- A strong desire to get results along with the persistence and knowledge needed to move affordable housing projects through various Town and community processes.
- Proven ability to initiate, analyze and manage development projects.
- Excellent collaboration and relationship building skills that establish partnerships and effective teamwork within and outside the Town’s organizational structure.
- An innovation mindset that actively solicits and fosters the ideas of others.
Working for the Town of Chapel Hill
The Town of Chapel Hill is committed to talent development and will provide professional development opportunities to help employees build the portfolio of technical skills and experiences needed to advance their careers.
Job Candidate Qualifications
Any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of the job.
A Bachelor’s degree in real estate finance, public administration, business, economics, planning or related field, or equivalent experience. Master’s degree preferred.
At least 3 years of demonstrated experience with multifamily real estate development and housing and community development is preferred, including project financing; market analysis; deal structuring; and financial analysis.
How to Apply