Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):
Within the Department of Neighborhood Development, under the supervision of the Deputy Director of the Office of Housing Stability and Emergency Assistance (OHS), the Sr. Program Manager will carry out certain program and constituentbased functions to assist housing and service providers, landlords and tenants with housing stability.
The Sr. Program Manager will support the Deputy Director in researching proposed legislative, ordinance, and initiatives that help reduce displacement of residents in the City of Boston.
Minimum Entrance Qualifications
At least four (4) years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, demonstrated experience in housing or real estate, preferably in work which included homelessness prevention and tenancy preservation, including two (2) years of supervisory experience. Appropriate educational substitutions may be made.
Demonstrated legal knowledge of landlord/tenant rights and responsibilities. Strong customer service skills and ability to work with the public. Working knowledge of resources available to landlords and tenants.
Ability to conduct effective group meetings, trainings and presentations. Ability to produce effective housing-related materials and reports to constituents. Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft applications, specifically Word, Excel and Access highly preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of City's regulations and processes preferred. Strong organizational, communication and organizational skills.
Ability to speak and write other languages preferred. Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the job. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, i.e., the willingness to work evenings and weekends as needed.
BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED.
Union/Salary Plan/Grade: SEIU 888/N-23
Hours Per Week: 35
City Of Boston, MA