Haskell Seeks Ex. Director for Housing Authority

August 22, 2018—NOTICE OF JOB OPENING

The Haskell Housing Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Executive Director. This position will oversee the administration and operation of HHA’s public housing and USDA-RD multi-family housing programs. HHA currently has 50 public housing units and 28 RD-MFH units. Additional responsibilities include financial management, personnel management, purchasing, maintenance/construction/project management, community relations and other general administrative and operational duties.

In addition to the qualifications listed below, ideal applicants will possess strong communication skills as well as outstanding and proven financial and operational management skills within the affordable, multi-family property management industry with prior experience in public housing programs highly preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Skills/Abilities
  2. Ability to read and interpret complex rules and regulations and the cognitive ability to apply the principles to daily operations
  3. Ability to organize workload for all employees to achieve the highest efficiency and productivity
  4. Ability to meet and deal tactfully with the public, tenants, and employees
  5. Ability to maintain good public relations
  6. Ability to recognize shortcomings in the operations and make plans for operations years in advance
  7. Ability to review information and make sound decisions on facts presented
  8. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  9. Strong technical writing skills preferred
  10. Strong typing and computer processing skills required
  11. Knowledge of budgets, accounting, and procurement procedures
  12. Ability to balance multiple projects/deadlines simultaneously

Education/Experience

  1. Minimum of a High School diploma required; Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study preferred
  2. Minimum of 3-5 years experience in a management role with experience in customer service, property management, government office, or other applicable fast-paced office environments

 Interested candidates may submit their cover letter and resume to:  Haskell Housing Authority, 702 S Ave H, Haskell TX 79521

Download Job Posting Here:  Housing Auth Job posting – 082218