: Euclid Technology Affordable Housing Development Coordinator (Housing and Community Development Division Director)

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~~This is an exciting new opportunity to support the Fairfax County Redevelopment and Housing Authority (FCRHA) in its work to preserve, expand and facilitate affordable housing opportunities in Fairfax County and to play a critical role at the forefront of affordable housing initiatives in the community. Builds capacity and promotes the consideration of affordable housing goals in decision-making across planning/development disciplines (e.g. transportation, planning and zoning, revitalization, land development, economic development). Engages with the Deputy County Executive for Planning and Development, directors and others in senior management within the planning/development disciplines to build support for affordable housing, equity and sustainability. Coordinates public private partnerships process with other departments in Fairfax County. Coordinates and assists in the execution of affordable housing land use policy innovations, in coordination with the Deputy County Executive for Planning and Development. Serves as a liaison with the County's Capital Improvement Program (CIP) with a goal of identifying opportunities for co-location of affordable housing with county facilities, and expansion and preservation of affordable housing options via the CIP process. Prepares administrative and technical reports on difficult and varied subjects and conducts research on special and complicated issues for agency division directors, director and boards to advise of critical elements of projects to which staff are assigned. Assists with development of land use and urban planning policies to ensure access to affordable housing options. Promotes improved understanding of current housing needs and disparities. Serves as a Subject Matter Expert on housing and community development planning strategies and collaborates with cross-departmental county-wide initiatives and major projects to recommend equitable access to housing. Builds capacity among decision-makers for recognition of the housing needs, equity, and opportunities during the development process. Through internal and external communication, training and technical assistance, works with stakeholders from multiple internal and external sectors such as local government agencies, business/chambers of commerce, community-based organizations, and non-profit organizations as partners in affordable housing development

Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree in a field related to the position as described below. A master's degree may be substituted for one year of the required experience.
Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to the following:
(Click on the aforementioned link to learn how Fairfax County interprets equivalencies for "Any combination, experience, and training equivalent to")

For the Affordable Housing Development Coordinator
Degree in urban/regional planning, architecture, engineering, land use planning or related degree; plus six years of progressively responsible experience in the fields of real estate development.

The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check, credit check, and driving record check to the satisfaction of the employer prior to appointment.

Bachelor's degree in architectural engineering, urban planning and development or a related field. Extensive experience in urban planning and development, affordable housing, land use, and real estate finance. American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification preferred.     

Operate keyboard driven equipment.  Bend, stoop, reach, lift/carry up to 15 lbs. Sit for extended periods. Communicate verbally and in writing. Drive a motor vehicle to off-site meetings and property locations. All duties performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

Panel interview; may include prctical exercise.

It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314. EEO/AA/TTY.

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Job Title
Affordable Housing Development Coordinator (Housing and Community Development Division Director)
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Salary Range
no minimum salary specified - no maximum salary specified
Job Major Category
Job Posting
Job Location
Fairfax, VA

Contact Information

Henderson, Nora
Phone Number
(703) 324-3368
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