Gloversville Housing Authority – Executive Director

The Gloversville (NY) Housing Authority located in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains seeks an experienced leader to direct a staff of thirteen (13 FTE). GHA has 208 senior units and 85 family units. Also manages 40 units of LIHTC mixed housing under its non-profit organization. The HCV program is managed by a contractor. Minimum Qualifications: Associates Degree plus six years of professional level experience in public administration or related discipline one of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity. Bachelor and/or Masters Degree with four years of experience, respectively is preferred. A combination of both will receive consideration. Public Housing Manager Certification is required within a year of employment. Must possess a thorough knowledge of federal housing programs and their budgeting, accounting and procurement requirements. Grant-writing and grant administration, preferred. LIHTC Certification and experience with directing affiliated non-profit organizations is a plus. Ability to successfully interact with local officials, regulatory agencies and residents with varied socio-economic backgrounds, required. Knowledge of construction, renovation, modernization and estimating costs and bids is preferred. Salary is based upon experience and education. The position is exempt (Not Civil Service) but qualifies to participate in NY State Employee Retirement System, if desired. The position is open until filled. Submit cover letter and resume to Leo Dauwer, Search Consultant, 20 Shady Lane, Needham, MA 02492 or email to . Attn: Gloversville Search. No faxes, please. EOE.