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Director of HCV Program - Jackson Housing Authority

Position Available: Director of HCV Program (Section 8 Program)

Brief Job Description: 

Director of Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program:

Reviews all contracts for housing assistance and landlord claims. Prepares and directs the preparation of all required departmental reports.
Coordinates Section 8 Housing Program admissions, contracts, and lease approvals. Responsible for annual submission of SEMAP, uses of the 2-year Tool, and ensuring compliance. Ensures non-discrimination in all Authority admissions.
Supervises, directs and evaluates assigned staff.
Performs and directs others in interviewing applicants and processing applications, including verification of income and maintenance of waiting lists and rent range systems; conducts home visits and assesses the need for supportive services, including annual reexamination of family composition and income; initiates and directs all admissions; processes interim rent changes, including income verification, rent computations, and mailing of notifications.
Actively recruiting and retaining landlords while promoting the benefits of the program throughout the service area.

Minimum Qualifications: 

Bachelor's Degree preferably in Business, Social Services or related field required, or five years of knowledgeable Housing Choice Voucher operation experience, with proficiency in the use of calculator and computer, and above average clerical skills; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provide the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess a valid Tennessee Driver's License.

Desired/Optional Qualifications: 

5 years or more experience with Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program (Section 8) is required.

Wage/Annual Salary: Negotiable 

Apply: Email Jerome Cephus

Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

No phone calls, please.

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