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Housing and Facilities Program Manager | CASA of Oregon

CASA of Oregon, a statewide nonprofit based in Sherwood, OR (12 miles southwest of Portland) develops affordable housing and community facilities throughout Oregon, with a focus on rural Oregon. We are in need of a creative thinker who is willing to look at projects in a variety of ways to effectively and efficiently develop (both new construction and acquisition/renovation) these projects. We are looking for someone who is familiar with affordable housing, is willing to do the detail work, and is familiar with the affordable housing industry. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Title: Housing and Facilities Program ManagerLocation: Sherwood, OregonSalary: $45,000 - $60,000 annually DOETo Apply: E-mail cover letter and resume to jobs@casaoforegon.org

BRIEF DISCRIPTION:

he Housing and Facilities Program Manager is responsible for the development of multi-family housing, single-family housing and community facility projects for CASA and helps determine the course of CASA’s development program. The Housing and Facilities Program Manager also directs and facilitates activities from predevelopment through lease-up or sale.

The Housing and Facilities Program Manager reports to the Housing and Facilities Development Director

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identifies and works with project sponsors (housing authorities, nonprofit organizations, growers, local governments) and/or homeowners to effectively develop multi-family, single-family and community facility projects;
  • Perform outreach to communities regarding farm-worker and affordable housing issues and development processes
  • Analyzes feasibility of proposed projects in various markets; prepares market studies when necessary
  • Inventories and selects project sites; obtains necessary land use and environmental approvals;
  • Assembles and manages the development team, including project sponsor, architect, builder, property manager, lenders, and investors; authorizes contract terms;
  • Prepares and revises development and operating budgets;
  • Secures and administers project financing (include local, state and federal grants, conventional and subsidized loans, state and federal tax credits, private foundations and trusts, tax exemptions and in-kind donations);
  • Reviews documents, including design, construction agreements, and finance documents;
  • Oversees construction; attends inspections; prepares draw requests and change orders;
  • Prepares and/or oversees preparation of property management documents.
  • Develops and oversees project timelines; files required reports;
  • Conduct surveys for farmworkers in potential project areas;
  • Coordinates and convenes conference;
  • Coordinate work and projects with housing assistants;
  • Provide Mentoring to housing assistants;
  • Provide training to Housing Development staff;
  • Assist other CASA departments (ie: procuring funding); and
  • Assists co-workers, as needed, coordinate project schedules, as needed, with other projects; assists with general operations of the office, engages in fundraising activities for the organization.
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