Director of Rental Assistance - HCV Program - Jackson Housing Authority
Position Available: Director of Rental Assistance (HCV Program)
Brief Job Description:
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.
Process interim rent changes, including income verification, rent computations, and mailing of notifications.
Direct Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and admissions program.
Reviews all contracts for housing assistance and landlord claims.
Prepares and directs preparation of all required departmental reports.
Coordinates Section 8 Housing Program admissions, contracts, and lease approvals.
Responsible for annual submission of SEMAP and ensuring compliance.
Ensures non-discrimination in all Authority admissions.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree preferably in Business, Social Services or related field required, or five years of knowledgeable public housing 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).